Canadian Football Legends
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Eric Duggan bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Eric (Eck) Duggan

Executive Career

Executive of the Edmonton Eskimos
1949 - 1960

President of the Western Interprovincal Football Union (WIFU)

Commissioner of the Alberta Junior Football League

Awards and Honours

Grey Cup Participation as an Executive
1951, 1952, 1954 - 1956, 1960 (6)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s) as an Executive
1954 - 1956 (3)

Following an excellent career as a Quarterback with the Edmonton Eskimos and the Calgary Stampeders, Eric (Eck) Duggan was a game official for several years.

Duggan was among the group who reorganized the Eskimos in 1949, after a nine-year hiatus. He was the Canadian Football League (CFL) Commissioner's representative in the western conference from 1960 until 1980.

In addition to the professional game, Duggan served Canadian football at both the intercollegiate and junior levels as well.

Eric (Eck) Duggan was honoured by the Canadian Rugby Union (CRU) in 1963 for outstanding service to the game, and in 1981 was inducted into Edmonton Sports Hall of Fame.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1981 as a builder.

Class of 1981

Frank ClairEric DugganGerry JamesJohn O'Quinn

Football Reporters of Canada

Tony AllanDave DryburghVern DeGeerJack Wells

Duggan, Eric (Eck)
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