Canadian Football Legends
Object ID:
2012.279.166
Date:
1994
Description:
Tom Clements bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Tom Clements

Playing Career

Ottawa Rough Riders
1975 - 1978

Saskatchewan Roughriders
1979

Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1979, 1981 - 1983

Winnipeg Blue Bombers
1983 - 1987

Awards and Honours

All-Eastern Quarterback
1975 - 1977, 1979, 1981 (5)

Frank M. Gibson trophy
1975 (1)

Schenley Award for Most Outstanding Rookie
1975 (1)

Jeff Russell Memorial trophy
1981 (1)

All-Western Quarterback
1984, 1987 (2)

All-Canadian Quarterback
1984, 1987 (2)

Jeff Nicklin Memorial trophy
1987 (1)

Schenley Award for Most Outstanding Player
1987 (1)

Grey Cup Participation
1976, 1984 (2)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1976, 1984 (2)

Career Highlights

  • Played a total of 182 games over a 12-year career.

  • 5th on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers All-Time Most Passing Yards in a Career with 14,917 (as of 2015).

  • 3rd on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers All-Time Most Passing Touchdowns in a season with 35. This was done in 1987.


Tom Clements during his Canadian football career had a career total 2,807 pass completions for 39,041 yards and a tremendous 60.3% completion average.

Clements was the league leader in pass attempts/completions and yardage in 1987, and was also the conference leader seven times during his career.

Tom Clements is also a member of the Winnipeg Football Club Hall of Fame. He was inducted in 1992.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1994 as a player.

Class of 1994




Bill BakerTom ClementsGene GainesDon McNaughton

Football Reporters of Canada




Rick MatsumotoHal SigurdsonJack Sullivan

People:
Clements, Tom
Search Terms:
Canadian Football Hall of Fame
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