Canadian Football Legends
Object ID:
2012.279.185
Date:
1998
Description:
Larry Robinson bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Larry Robinson

Playing Career

Calgary Stampeders
1961 - 1975

Awards and Honours

Dr. Beattie Martin trophy
1961 (1)

Dave Dryburgh Memorial trophy
1964, 1965 (2)

All-Western Defensive Back
1965, 1971, 1972 (3)

Grey Cup Participation
1968, 1970, 1971 (3)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1971 (1)

Career Highlights

  • Never missed a game in his Calgary Stampeders career.

  • 2nd on the Calgary Stampeders All-Time Career Converts list with 362 (as of 2015).

  • 3rd on the Calgary Stampeders All-Time Career points list with 1,030 (as of 2015).


Larry Robinson was a tremendous all-around player, beginning as a receiver, later switching to the defensive safety position, and then eventually becoming an excellent place kicker.

A prolific scorer, Robinson was the first player to score 1,000 points in the Canadian Football League (CFL), when he did it on July 25, 1974 versus the BC Lions. Fans well remember his dramatic field goal in a Regina blizzard to secure the Calgary Stampeders western final victory in 1970

Robinson was a recipient of the president's award in 1972 as the Stampeders Most Valuable Player.

Larry Robinson is also a member of the Calgary Stampeders Wall of Fame.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1998 as a player.

Class of 1998




Bernie CustisDave CutlerJoe PoplawskiLarry RobinsonTom Scott

Football Reporters of Canada




Bob Bratina

People:
Robinson, Larry
Search Terms:
Canadian Football Hall of Fame
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