The BC Lions Player Roster for the 1983 Season

1983 BC Lions Game Participation by Player

Jersey Name Class Position Experience
League (Team)
Regular
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 Armour, Ned I WR R (1st) 3 1
68 Blain, John N T 7th (7th) 16 1
72 Bradley, Gerald I WR R (1st) 1 0
72 Buis, Jamie N G, T R (1st) 1 0
10 Byrd, Melvin I DB 2nd (2nd) 15 1
71 Chapdelaine, Jacques N SB R (1st) 16 1
66 Cherkas, Ron N DT 8th (1st) 5 1
14 Cowan, Tim I QB R (1st) 3 0
64 Craver, Jon I DE R (1st) 2 0
28 Crawford, Larry I DB 3rd (3rd) 16 1
50 Crews, Tyrone I LB 3rd (3rd) 16 0
55 Curry, James I DE R (1st) 9 0
3 DeBrueys, Mark N TE 2nd (1st) 12 1
9 Dewalt, Roy I QB 4th (4th) 15 1
24 Fernandez, Mervyn I WR 2nd (2nd) 16 1
7 Glier, Bernie N LB R (1st) 16 1
35 Greene, Sammy I WR R (1st) 14 0
67 Guevin, Dennis N DL 2nd (2nd) 16 1
26 Heath, Jo Jo, Jr. I DB 2nd (1st) 14 1
58 Hebeler, Nick N DE 5th (5th) 5 0
62 Hickman, Donnie I T 4th (4th) 10 0
18 Hinton, Ken I DB 7th (7th) 1 0
37 Jackson, Glen N LB 8th (8th) 15 1
32 Jones, Andre I DB 3rd (1st) 8 0
23 Jones, Larry I RB R (1st) 8 0
1 Kearse, Tim I SB R (1st) 1 0
16 Kirkley, Mike N RB 2nd (1st) 1 0
60 Klassen, Rick N DT 3rd (3rd) 16 1
31 Konar, Kevin N LB 4th (4th) 16 1
11 Kuklo, Joe N DB 3rd (1st) 6 0
27 Lavorato, Pete N LB 9th (2nd) 6 0
54 Leonhard, Glenn N G 7th (7th) 16 1
4 Martin, Nelson, Jr. N S 3rd (3rd) 16 1
16 McBride, Billy I DB 4th (1st) 2 1
45 McNeel, Dave I LB R (1st) 2 1
51 Miles, Warner N G 3rd (1st) 12 1
78 Moore, Mack I DT 3rd (3rd) 16 1
21 Pankratz, John N SB 4th (4th) 16 1
6 Paopao, Joe I QB 6th (6th) 14 1
17 Parker, Kerry I DB 4th (4th) 16 1
5 Passaglia, Lui N K, P 8th (8th) 16 1
33 Potter, Ryan N RB 2nd (2nd) 16 1
74 Racette, Brent N DE 4th (2nd) 14 1
65 Roper, Gerald N G 2nd (2nd) 13 1
34 Strong, Ray I RB R (1st) 4 1
63 Swafford, Don I OT 4th (1st) 6 1
19 Taylor, Don N RB 6th (6th) 16 1
79 Vaughan, Ruben, Jr. I DL R (1st) 4 1
25 Waddy, Ray, Jr. I DE R (1st) 6 0
66 Waite, Rob N DT 2nd (1st) 3 0
20 White, John Henry I RB 6th (6th) 14 1
52 Wilson, Al N C 12th (12th) 16 1

Roster Numbers

Count
Active players52
Inactive players0
Total52

Players from 1982 no longer with team: 18 players
Remaining players from 1982: 27 players
New players added in 1983: 25 players

Player Experience

Roster
Count
Rookies15
2 – 4 years25
5 – 9 years11
10+ years1
3.42 years average experience52

Player Classification Summary

Class Count GP Audit
(spots [GP])
Import 24 204 (12.75
[max 208])
Non-import 25 301 (18.81
[min 304])
QB (Import)332 (2.00
[max 32])
Total52537 (33.56
[max 544])

Position Summary

Defense
PositionCountGP
S116
LB671
DL220
DT440
DB878
DE536
Offense
PositionCountGP
C116
SB333
QB332
T327
WR434
G442
OT16
RB659
TE112
Special Teams
PositionCountGP
P116
K116

Contributors

  • 52 — Steve Daniel/CFL (Player participation)
  • 44 — Anonymous (Jersey number)
  • 8 — Mark Estep (Jersey number)

Notices

  • No notices for this roster.