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Roger Aldag bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Roger Aldag

Playing Career

Saskatchewan Roughriders
1976 - 1993

Awards and Honours

All-Western Offensive Guard
1982, 1983, 1986 - 1991 (8)

All-Canadian Offensive Guard
1986 - 1990 (5)

DeMarco-Beckett Memorial Trophy
1986, 1988 (2)

Schenley Award for Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
1986, 1988 (2)

Grey Cup Participation
1989 (1)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1989 (1)

Career Highlights

  • Played a total of 271 games with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Roger Aldag began his amateur football career in Saskatchewan as a member of the Gull Lake Lions and the Regina Rams of the Canadian Junior Football League. Aldag joined the Saskatchewan Roughriders in 1976 as a Centre and later moved to the Offensive Guard position.

Aldag won All-Western accolades eight times in his 17 year career, as well as being named All-Canadian five times. Also during his career, Aldag won the Schenley Award twice for being the Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman.

Roger Aldag was considered one of the most consistent Offensive Linemen in the Canadian Football League.

Roger Aldag retired in April 1993, and as a reward to him, the Roughriders honoured his commitment and leadership by naming him to the Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour in 1993 and retiring his number 44 in the same year.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 2002 as a player.

Class of 2002

Bob AcklesRoger AldagPaul BennettLess BrowneRay Elgaard

Football Reporters of Canada

Cam ColeTerry JonesGraham Kelly

Aldag, Roger
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