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Miles Gorrell bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Miles Gorrell

Playing Career

Calgary Stampeders
1978 - 1982

Ottawa Rough Riders

Montreal Concordes
1982 - 1985

Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1985 - 1991, 1996

Winnipeg Blue Bombers
1992 - 1995

Awards and Honours

Eastern Offensive Tackle
1983, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1989 (5)

All-Canadian Offensive Tackle
1989 (1)

Grey Cup Participation
1986, 1989, 1992, 1993 (4)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1986 (1)

Career Highlights

  • Played a total of 321 career games over 19 seasons.

Miles Gorrell's time within the Canadian Football League (CFL) was spent with five teams, but most notability with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, where he won his only Grey Cup in 1986.

In 2004, Gorrell served as the Director of Canadian Personnel with the Calgary Stampeders, and in 2006, Gorrell signed with the Toronto Argonauts as their personal consultant.

The University of Ottawa, where he played his collegiate football career, named an award after him. The Miles Gorrell Award is presented to the Best Offensive Lineman.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 2013 as a player.

Class of 2013

Dan FerroneBrian FryerMiles GorrellJohn IrelandDon LoneyEarl Winfield

Football Reporters of Canada

Bill SelnesMark Stephen

Gorrell, Miles
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