1956 Toronto Argonauts Roster

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 4-10
Finishing 4th in the CFL's Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
Coach: Bill Swiacki (4-10)
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1956 Toronto Argonauts Statistics
1956 Toronto Argonauts Results

The Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League ended the 1956 season with a record of 4 wins and 10 losses, finishing fourth in the CFL's Interprovincial Rugby Football Union. Bill Swiacki coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
51Bill AlbrightG/TApril 4, 19296'1"233WisconsinRacine, WI USA12
64Pete BennettT6'3"240Toronto Balmy Beach Jr.14
53Fred BlackC/G6'0"205St. Michael's (Toronto)14
82Earl BlairHB/FWJanuary 10, 19345'9"180MississippiPascagoula, MS 60
81Dick BrownHBMay 9, 19265'10"170TorontoCleveland, OH 13
77Royal CopelandE/HBOctober 12, 19246'0"190Humber CollegiateNorth Bay, ON 11
60Hardiman CuretonC/GDecember 8, 19335'11"240UCLADuarte, CA 14
79Bucky CurtisE6'3"212VanderbiltWyoming, OH 14
86Gerry DoucetteQB/P6'1"190Etobicoke Collegiate (Toronto)130
57Mike FallsG/KMarch 3, 19346'2"240MinnesotaBemidji, MN USA8
90O.K. FergusonFB6'0"205LSUBaton Rouge, LA 13
83Arnie GaliffaQBJanuary 29, 19276'2"193ArmyDonora, PA USA1212
93Jim HagertyHBDecember 5, 19336'0"190Washington StateBlanchard, LA 3
73Elgin HirstT/E6'0"210Toronto Balmy Beach14
95Bobby KuntzFW/HBJanuary 10, 19325'11"190McMasterDetroit, MI 14
Lowell LanderHBSeptember 12, 19326'0"195Westminster (PA)Pittsburgh, PA USA1
61Bill LuckyTAugust 21, 19346'3"250BaylorHeidenheimer, TX 6
63Fran MachinskyT/G6'0"215Ohio StateNew Salem, PA 12
50Clarence MackieG5'11"220Toronto14
56Ron MarciniakGJuly 16, 19326'1"218Kansas St.Pittsburgh, PA USA9
62Carl MassinT6'2"230East York Argos5
56Jack MaultsbyTApril 11, 19316'2"230North CarolinaMaysville, NC 2
Tom McCormickG/TMay 16, 19305'11"185PacificWaco, TX USA0
99Bill McFarlaneHB/DB5'10"180TorontoHamilton, ON 14
84Bart MollHB/K6'0"190Toronto Balmy Beach14
87Norm NygaardFWDecember 23, 19315'11"190San Diego StateOslo, Norway1
75Gerry O'FlanaganE6'2"215UBCVancouver, BC 9
70Al PfeiferE/K6'1"205Fordham13
94Alex PontonHB/PJune 26, 19316'1"205McMasterToronto, ON 8
78Al RomineEMarch 10, 19326'2"191FloridaFlorence, AL USA7
76Menan SchriewerESeptember 20, 19346'4"215TexasNew Braunfels, TX 13
88Dick ShattoHB/QBFebruary 5, 19336'2"196KentuckySpringfield, OH 140
52Danny ShawG6'1"235Toronto Balmy Beach14
69Billy ShippTOctober 16, 19296'5"275AlabamaMobile, AL USA2
92Johnny SopinkaHB/DBMarch 19, 19335'11"170TorontoBroderick, SK 14
76John StephansQB6'2"195Holy Cross20
40Norm StoneburghCMarch 31, 19356'2"250Toronto Balmy BeachToronto, ON 11
89Doug ThompsonHB/FW5'10"190ClemsonLondon, ON 14
72John WeltonE6'4"230Wake Forest14


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