1951 Ottawa Rough Riders Roster

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 7-5 14
Finishing 1st in the CFL's Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
Postseason: 4-0 Won Grey Cup
Coach: Clem Crowe (7-5)
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1951 Ottawa Rough Riders Statistics
1951 Ottawa Rough Riders Results

The Ottawa Rough Riders of the Canadian Football League ended the 1951 season with a record of 7 wins and 5 losses for 14 points, finishing first in the CFL's Interprovincial Rugby Football Union. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-0.

The Rough Riders netted 218 points, and the defensive squad conceded 197.

Clem Crowe coached the team. The 1951 Ottawa Rough Riders won the Grey Cup.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
61Matt AnthonyE5'11"185St. Catharines BulldogsSt. Catharines, ON 12
58Joe AsquiniFW6'0"19012
78Mel AullC/GDecember 23, 19285'11"210Hamilton Tigers Jr.Hamilton, ON 7
55Al BaldwinEMarch 21, 19236'2"201ArkansasHot Springs, AR USA12
75Roy BattagelloQB/ESeptember 29, 19275'11"180Windsor AKO Jr.Windsor, ON 5
85Bruno BitkowskiC/ENovember 11, 19296'2"220Assumption College (Windsor)Windsor, ON 8
64John BoveGApril 14, 19246'1"240West VirginiaAuburn, NY 9
83Bernie BrennanHBJanuary 21, 19285'10"185Guelph2
84Alex CarsonG6'0"210Kennedy Collegiate(Windsor)9
Don CroweHBDecember 20, 19195'11"190Toronto, ON 2
79Bruce CummingsHB/P5'11"172Toronto12
67Frank DunlapFWAugust 10, 19246'0"185Ottawa, ON 9
68Jake DunlapG/TAugust 18, 19256'0"220St. Pats Jr.Ottawa, ON 10
52Bob GainT/KJune 21, 19296'3"256KentuckyAkron, OH USA10
55Pete GosichG/T6'0"2252
69Larry HairstonG/T6'2"255Nevada - Reno1
George HallT5'11"220Ottawa Gladstones Jr.0
81Steve HatfieldHB/KJanuary 4, 19246'0"197Shippensburg StateBelwood, PA 12
68Mike KalaposG/T6'2"240Purdue1
76Pete KarpukE/HB5'11"175Toronto Junior FootballToronto, ON 12
54Bill LarochelleE6'2"185Western OntarioCalgary, AB 8
56Gerry LefebvreG5'11"2205
77Don LoneyCNovember 16, 19236'1"197Montreal Pats Jr.Ottawa, ON 11
53Benny MacDonnellHB/FW5'11"190St. Patrick'sOttawa, ON 12
59Ted McLartyT/HB6'0"17512
65Ellard MilesG/T6'1"210Montreal Hornets2
62Jack MorneauT6'0"210Assumption College (Windsor)9
80Tom O'MalleyQB/PJuly 23, 19255'11"185CincinnatiCincinnati, OH 12
63Bruce PirtE6'1"185Winnipeg Rods Jr.5
73Buck RogersT/KMay 6, 19285'11"210Ottawa, ON 10
70Bob SimpsonEApril 20, 19306'0"205Windsor RocketsWindsor, ON 12
51Bill StantonG6'2"215North Carolina State11
50Benny SteckG/TMay 5, 19216'0"195Rockland - Montreal (Int.)Montreal, QC 9
Bill StockmanE5'11"175Toronto0
Stew SwitzerG0
82Howie TurnerHBOctober 13, 19225'11"173North Carolina StateRocky Mountain, NC 12
66John WagonerGJune 7, 19236'0"210North Carolina StateGibsonville, NC 12