Canadian Football Legends
Object ID:
2012.279.112
Date:
1982
Description:
Ron Lancaster bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Ron Lancaster

Playing Career

Ottawa Rough Riders
1960 - 1962

Saskatchewan Roughriders
1963 - 1978

Awards and Honours

All-Western Quarterback
1966, 1968 - 1970, 1973, 1975, 1976 (7)

Jeff Nicklin Memorial trophy
1966, 1968 - 1970, 1976 (4)

All-Canadian Quarterback
1970, 1973, 1975, 1976 (4)

Schenley Award for Most Outstanding Player
1970, 1976 (2)

Grey Cup Participation
1960, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1972, 1976 (6)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1960, 1966 (2)

Career Highlights

  • Played 288 games in his career.

  • First quarterback in pro history to surpass 50,000 passing yards.


    • Ron Lancaster quarterbacked the Saskatchewan Roughriders to five Grey Cup games, including their first national championship in 1966.

      During his 19 seasons, Lancaster completed 3,384 passes for 50,535 yards and 333 touchdowns. Lancaster was the Canadian Football League (CFL) passing yardage leader in 1970, 1973, 1975, 1976 and 1977.

      Ron Lancaster is also a member of the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame and Canada Sports Hall of Fame.

      Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1982 as a player.

      Class of 1982




      Willie FlemingRon LancasterVince ScottRobert Tinsley

      Football Reporters of Canada




      Rheaume BrisboisBill Good Sr.Maurice SmithGord Walker

People:
Lancaster, Ron
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Canadian Football Hall of Fame
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