1962 BC Lions Roster

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 7-9 14
Finishing 4th in the CFL's Western Conference
Coach: Dave Skrien (7-9)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1962 BC Lions Statistics
1962 BC Lions Results

The BC Lions of the Canadian Football League ended the 1962 season with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses for 14 points, finishing fourth in the CFL's Western Conference.

BC racked up 346 points, while the defense allowed 342. Nub Beamer carried the ball for a team-leading 1,161 yards for the Lions, while Willie Fleming also buoyed the ground attack.

Joe Kapp led the charge, slinging for 3,279 yards. Mack Burton grabbed 52 passes for 818 yards. Sonny Homer was targeted regularly, too.

Neal Beaumont and Norm Fieldgate each picked off 4 opponent throws.

Dave Skrien coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
38Byron BaileyDBOctober 12, 19305'10"192Washington St.Omaha, NE USA16
66Emery BarnesDTDecember 15, 19296'6"235OregonHermiston, OR USA5
Jerry BeaboutT6'3"220Purdue0
35Nub BeamerFBFebruary 14, 19365'11"210Oregon State16
27Neal BeaumontS6'1"225Vancouver Meralomas Jr.16
20Bob BelakDBSeptember 5, 19396'0"185Saskatoon Hilltops Jr.16
44Walt BilickiLBMay 1, 19365'10"205Winnipeg Rods Jr.Montreal, QC 16
69Tom BrownILB6'0"251Minnesota16
28Mack BurtonWR6'2"190San Jose StateFranklinton, LA 12
67Mike CacicTJanuary 4, 19376'4"260Vcr. CYO Red Raiders Jr.Vancouver, BC 16
72Jim CarphinE6'3"210WashingtonVancouver, BC 16
78Pat ClaridgeEJuly 12, 19386'2"210WashingtonVancouver, BC 16
58Steve CotterG6'3"220Wenatchee J.C.16
56Lonnie DennisTDecember 10, 19376'1"220Brigham YoungLos Angeles, CA 16
75Norm FieldgateCLBJanuary 12, 19326'2"205UBCRegina, SK 16
76Greg FindlayLBAugust 24, 19426'3"245Vcr Jr. Meralomas4
15Willie FlemingHBFebruary 2, 19395'9"183IowaAtlanta, GA 16
70Dick FoutsDEAugust 7, 19336'6"245MissouriSalt Lake City, UT 16
68Bill FrankTApril 13, 19386'5"255ColoradoDenver, CO USA2
60Bill GrahamT6'0"224New Toronto Jrs.; Lakeshore Jrs.; East York Ints.3
60George GrantK/TJanuary 10, 19326'4"225Colorado CollegeThunder Bay, ON 7
42Ian HagemoenC6'2"235Vancouver Jr.16
54Tom HintonG6'0"225Louisiana TechRuston, LA 16
21Sonny HomerWRJuly 8, 19366'0"185Grays Harbor J.C.Trail, BC 16
25Ron HowellDBDecember 4, 19356'0"185Westdale CollegiateHamilton, ON 5
22Joe KappQBMarch 19, 19386'2"215CaliforniaSanta Fe, NM USA1616
12Earl KeeleyQBMay 15, 19366'0"180MontanaVancouver, BC 140
57Vic KristopaitisILB6'0"220Dayton7
24Tom LarscheidHBApril 6, 19405'8"170Utah StateMilwaukee, WI 160
64Mike MartinDEAugust 3, 19406'3"230Washington StateBeaumont, TX 16
10Mel MelinQBJune 7, 19406'1"195Washington State20
62Gord MitchellC6'3"235Vancouver Meralomas Jr.Edmonton, AB 11
26Douglas NagleDB5'11"185Vancouver Meralomas Jr.Vancouver, BC 12
17Bob SchloredtDBOctober 2, 19396'0"195WashingtonDeadwood, SD 14
18Gary SchreiderLB5'10"185Queen's7
41Gary SchwertfegerCJuly 24, 19406'4"225Montana5
51Willie TaylorGDecember 17, 19366'0"230Florida A&MTallahassee, FL 8
50Barney TherrienDT6'2"220Washington16
36Don VicicCLB6'2"215Ohio StateEuclid, OH 15
55Tom WalkerDT5'11"212Iowa State11



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