The Hamilton Tiger-Cats Player Roster for the 1985 Season

1985 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Game Participation by Player

Jersey Name Class Position Experience
League (Team)
Regular
GP
Grey Cup
GP
63 Allemang, Marv N DE 11th (6th) 16 1
53 Arp, Jeff N LB 4th (4th) 8 1
27 Bennett, Paul N DB 9th (2nd) 16 1
14 Bess, Gerald I DB 5th (5th) 4 0
51 Brady, Pat N OL 2nd (3rd) 16 1
15 Browne, Less I DB 2nd (2nd) 15 1
1 Champion, Tony I WR R (1st) 6 0
25 Collie, Scott I SB 2nd (2nd) 9 0
77 Covington, Grover I DE 5th (5th) 15 1
21 Crawford, Rufus, Jr. I RB 7th (7th) 10 1
68 Derks, Mike N C R (1st) 8 1
23 DiPietro, Rocky N TE 8th (8th) 14 1
72 Ezerins, Leo N LB 8th (3rd) 16 1
16 Fields, Howard I DB 5th (5th) 16 1
Fournier, Randy N DL 5th (1st) 0 1
54 Francis, Ross N G 5th (5th) 3 0
12 Gales, Pete I QB 4th (4th) 1 0
41 Gary, Greg I LB 3rd (3rd) 8 1
39 Gataveckas, Ed N LB 5th (5th) 16 1
66 Gorrell, Miles N TE 8th (1st) 1 0
32 Graffi, Dave N RB 5th (5th) 16 0
4 Hobart, Ken I QB R (1st) 15 1
75 Ingram, Ron I WR R (1st) 4 1
74 Jackson, Steve N WR 2nd (2nd) 16 1
1 James, Elmer “Poncho” I RB R (1st) 6 0
34 Kearns, Steve N TE 6th (4th) 2 0
78 King, Franklin I DL 6th (1st) 2 0
17 Lee, Wayne N WR 3rd (3rd) 16 1
37 Lehne, Terry N LB 3rd (3rd) 16 1
64 Lyszkiewicz, Leon N DL 9th (2nd) 16 1
62 Malinosky, John N OL 8th (1st) 14 0
43 Mathis, Reggie I LB R (1st) 5 0
33 Peels, Derrek I RB 2nd (1st) 3 0
8 Porras, Tom I QB R (1st) 8 1
65 Price, Mitchell I DL 3rd (3rd) 16 1
36 Priestner, John N LB 6th (6th) 15 1
58 Riley, Jason N OL 3rd (2nd) 14 1
26 Rose, Donovan I DB 5th (1st) 13 1
10 Ruoff, Bernie N K 11th (6th) 14 1
30 Rybansky, Randy N FB R (1st) 0 1
56 Sanderson, Dale N OL R (1st) 2 1
88 Sauve, David N DE 4th (4th) 15 0
67 Scholz, Ralph N OL 2nd (2nd) 16 1
19 Shepherd, Johnny I RB 3rd (3rd) 5 1
59 Skillman, Rod I DL 2nd (2nd) 8 1
3 Stapler, Steve I WR 5th (4th) 16 1
20 Streeter, Mark I DB 4th (3rd) 16 1
11 Sweet, Don N K 14th (1st) 2 0
9 Tedford, Jeff I QB 3rd (3rd) 8 0
50 Thompson, Lance N LB R (1st) 3 0
61 Walker, Mike I DL 4th (4th) 12 0
30 Williams, Nord N RB R (1st) 3 0
24 Works, George, Jr. I RB R (1st) 4 0
69 Yli-Renko, Kari N T R (1st) 10 0
31 Zambiasi, Ben I LB 8th (8th) 15 1

Roster Numbers

Count
Active players55
Inactive players0
Total55

Players from 1984 no longer with team: 20 players
Remaining players from 1984: 34 players
New players added in 1985: 21 players

Player Experience

Roster
Count
Rookies13
2 – 4 years19
5 – 9 years20
10+ years3
4.22 years average experience55

Player Classification Summary

Class Count GP Audit
(spots [GP])
Import 22 208 (13.00
[max 208])
Non-import 29 304 (19.00
[min 304])
QB (Import)432 (2.00
[max 32])
Total55544 (34.00
[max 544])

Position Summary

Defense
PositionCountGP
LB9102
DL654
DB680
DE346
Offense
PositionCountGP
C18
SB19
QB432
T110
OL562
FB10
WR558
RB747
G13
TE317
Special Teams
PositionCountGP
K216

Contributors

  • 55 — Steve Daniel/CFL (Player participation)
  • 11 — Mark Estep (Jersey number)

Notices

  • No notices for this roster.