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Ernie Pitts

Ernest Pitts
Born: March 8, 1935
Aliquippa, PA
Deceased: September 24, 1970
Thornton, CO
Position: E,E/DB,DB/E
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 192
College: Denver
High School: Aliquippa (PA)
Career: 1957-1970

Ernie Pitts played from 1957 to 1970 during his career with the BC Lions and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Pitts intercepted 17 passes for 215 yards in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers166.00
1959CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers133.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1957CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers3868318.051 5
1958CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers2655221.2107 6
1959CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers68112616.665 16
1960CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers4265915.781 8
1961CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers4576216.962 6
1962CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers6286514.056 8
1963CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers2238717.644 2
1964CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers3245914.334 3
1966CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers23216.029 0
Totals337552516.4107 54


Year Team X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
1957CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers11100.0001

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1969CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers100.00

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1957CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers24020.027 0
1958CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers16868.068 0
1959CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers816420.528 0
1960CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers166.00
1961CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers44010.029 0
1962CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers11010.010 0
1964CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers22311.518 0
Totals1935118.568 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1957CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers100.00
1966CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers15252.052 0
1967CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers3268.715 0
1968CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers78412.033 0
1969CFL Winnipeg Blue Bombers55310.629 0
Totals1721512.652 0

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Total Scoring:

Playing Career:


1957 - CFL Shrine West All-Star
1957 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1959 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1960 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1966 - CFL CFL West All-Star
1968 - CFL CFL West All-Star