Don Getty

Donald Ross Getty
Born: June 20, 1933
Westmount, QC
Deceased: February 26, 2016
Edmonton, AB
Position: QB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 195
College: Western Ontario
Career: 1955-1965

Don Getty played from 1955 to 1965 during his career with the Edmonton Eskimos. Getty threw for 8,950 yards in his career, completing 532 of 992 passes with 57 touchdowns and 60 interceptions. He also ran for 318 yards in 149 attempts with 4 rushing touchdowns.

Edmonton Eskimos
Edmonton Eskimos

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1955CFL Edmonton Eskimos633555.65588.9711.157.958 89.3
1956CFL Edmonton Eskimos441840.92565.836.836.828 54.7
1957CFL Edmonton Eskimos1227259.0135911.1119.086.681 100.4
1958CFL Edmonton Eskimos602338.33345.611.723.343 48.9
1959CFL Edmonton Eskimos19811658.6208010.5105.1115.680 88.4
1960CFL Edmonton Eskimos823947.66748.233.744.950 67.8
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos1266954.8127610.186.386.365 84.6
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos1639256.414639.084.995.563 79.9
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos1256451.29137.364.886.479 64.5
1965CFL Edmonton Eskimos9444.4374.100.0222.214 16.7


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1955CFL Edmonton Eskimos32341.115 0
1956CFL Edmonton Eskimos11-24-2.20
1957CFL Edmonton Eskimos17-15-0.90
1958CFL Edmonton Eskimos15291.91
1959CFL Edmonton Eskimos291344.617 0
1960CFL Edmonton Eskimos11444.016 1
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos16674.218 1
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos11353.211 0
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos7142.015 1
Totals1493182.118 4

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1955CFL Edmonton Eskimos100

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1958CFL Edmonton Eskimos10006
1960CFL Edmonton Eskimos10006
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos10006
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1955CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1956CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1957CFLEdmonton Eskimos140
1958CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1959CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1960CFLEdmonton Eskimos120
1961CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1962CFLEdmonton Eskimos150
1963CFLEdmonton Eskimos160
1965CFLEdmonton Eskimos30