Canadian Football Legends
Object ID:
2012.279.137
Date:
1987
Description:
Angelo Mosca bust. A member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
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Angelo Mosca

Playing Career

Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1958, 1959, 1962 - 1972

Ottawa Rough Riders
1960, 1961

Montreal Alouettes
1962

Awards and Honours

All-Eastern Defensive Tackle
1960, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1970 (5)

All-Canadian Defensive Tackle
1963, 1970 (2)

Grey Cup Participation
1958 - 1960, 1962 - 1965, 1967, 1972 (9)

Grey Cup Winning Team(s)
1960, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1972 (5)

Career Highlights

  • Played 196 games in his Canadian Football League (CFL) career.


Following a successful collegiate football career at Notre Dame, Angelo Mosca signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats after being pursued by the Calgary Stampeders.

Mosca played both offensive and defensive tackle, middle guard and end. He and future Canadian Football Hall of Fame member, John Barrow anchored the defensive line during an era when the Hamilton defence was feared by all opponents.

Mosca is one of a select few who have played in nine grey cup games.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum in 1987 as a player.

Class of 1987




Harold BallardRichard HuffmanRobert KramerAngelo MoscaTom Wilkinson

Football Reporters of Canada




Eric BishopTrent FrayneJim HuntGillis Purcell

People:
Mosca, Angelo
Search Terms:
Canadian Football Hall of Fame
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