Canadian Football Legends
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November 23, 1985
Plaque presented to Eddie MacCabe.
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Eddie MacCabe

Eddie MacCabe 38 year career covering professional football with the Ottawa Journal and the Citizen began in 1947. MacCabe covered every Grey Cup game since then.

MacCabe was named the Dow Award Winner as Canada's Outstanding Football Writer in 1960 and wrote the bestseller, "Profile of a Pro: The Russ Jackson Story".

MacCabe served on the selection committees of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum as well as the Greater Ottawa Sports Hall of Fame.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame-Media Wing in 1985

Class of 1985

Tony GabrielFrank RigneyFrank TindallWilliam Zock

Football Reporters of Canada

Eddie MacCabeWes McKnightBob MoirPierre Proulx

MacCabe, Eddie
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