Craig Ellis

Craig Ellis
Born: January 26, 1961
Los Angeles, CA USA
Position: RB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
College: San Diego St.
High School: John H. Francis Polytechnic (Los Angeles, CA)
Career: 1982-1993

Craig Ellis played from 1982 to 1993 during his career with the Calgary Stampeders, Edmonton Eskimos, Los Angeles Raiders, Miami Dolphins, Saskatchewan Roughriders, Toronto Argonauts and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Ellis ran for 2,239 yards in his career on 529 attempts, scoring 32 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 585 passes for 7,796 yards and 58 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983CFL Calgary Stampeders824135.029 1
1984CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders1416904.965 8
1985CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders1495693.845 14
1986NFL Miami Dolphins362.00
1986CFL Toronto Argonauts1133813.418 7
1987NFL Los Angeles Raiders331384.214 2
1989CFL Edmonton Eskimos5224.412 0
1990CFL Edmonton Eskimos3206.714 0
NFL361444.014 2
CFL49320954.265 30
Totals52922394.265 32


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983CFL Calgary Stampeders3045115.086 2
1984CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders918719.637 4
1985CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders1029779.636 3
1986CFL Toronto Argonauts413388.228 3
1987NFL Los Angeles Raiders5397.815 0
1989CFL Edmonton Eskimos80126415.859 9
1990CFL Edmonton Eskimos106165415.663 17
1991CFL Edmonton Eskimos66113317.252 10
1992CFL Edmonton Eskimos62101816.441 10
1993CFL Toronto Argonauts25125.538 0
NFL5397.815 0
CFL580775713.486 58
Totals585779613.386 58

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983CFL Calgary Stampeders1011911.940 0
1984CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders11414.014 0
1985CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders4297.211 0
1986NFL Miami Dolphins241496.217 0
1989CFL Edmonton Eskimos177.00
NFL241496.217 0
CFL1616910.640 0
Totals403188.040 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983CFL Calgary Stampeders410225.539 0
1984CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders42104024.892 0
1985CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders1222318.625 0
1986NFL Miami Dolphins2554121.641 0
1986CFL Toronto Argonauts2654821.145 0
1991CFL Edmonton Eskimos3164420.834 0
1992CFL Edmonton Eskimos1625015.640 0
NFL2554121.641 0
CFL131280721.492 0
Totals156334821.592 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Def ST Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1986NFL Miami Dolphins11000
1987NFL Los Angeles Raiders1000
1989CFL Edmonton Eskimos100
1990CFL Edmonton Eskimos200
1991CFL Edmonton Eskimos220
1992CFL Edmonton Eskimos431

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1983CFL Calgary Stampeders1200000120
1984CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders840000072
1985CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders14300000102
1986CFL Toronto Argonauts73000060
1987NFL Los Angeles Raiders2000012
1989CFL Edmonton Eskimos09000054
1990CFL Edmonton Eskimos017000102
1991CFL Edmonton Eskimos10000060
1992CFL Edmonton Eskimos10000060

Playing Career:


1984 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1989 - CFL CFL All-CFL
1989 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1990 - CFL CFL All-CFL
1990 - CFL CFL West All-Star