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Gord Walker started his 40 year career in sports writing began in 1930 with the Toronto Globe. After service in the Navy, Walker became business manager for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the Intercounty Baseball League (IBL).

Walker initiated the proper compilation of statistics in the Eastern Conference in 1954.

Walker was the first president of the FRC in 1958 and its secretary-treasurer for another 7 years. Walker joined the Candian Football League (CFL) as Director of Information in 1973.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame-Media Wing in 1982

Class of 1982

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