Golden Bears Football

GBFs turned Professional

Pro Team(s)

Pro Yrs

U of A Yrs

Gary Adam, DT

Edmonton

1973

1970s

Simon Baffoe, RB

BC, Edmonton, Saskatchewan

1998-2006

1994-97

Roy Beechey, DB

Toronto

1974-76

1971-73

Larry Bird, G

Edmonton, Saskatchewan

1967, 1971-78

1960s

Leo Blanchard, OL

Edmonton, Calgary

1979-91

1977-78

Gord Bolstad, WR

Edmonton

1983

Nereo Bolzon, LB

Edmonton

1982-83

1979-81

Trent Brown, DB

Edmonton

1991-98

1985-89

Adam Cassidy, OL

Edmonton

1993-96

Jim Christoff, LB

Saskatchewan

1960

1960s

Troy Ciochetti, WR

Saskatchewan

1983

1981-82

Bob Clarke, DE

Edmonton

1973

1970s

Mark Coflin, OL

Edmonton, Toronto, Hamilton

1979-82

1976-77

Marco Cyncar, WR

Edmonton

1981-91

1976-78

Marcel DeLeeuw, P

Edmonton, Ottawa

1964-65+

1960s

Blake Dermott, OL

Edmonton

1983-96

1979-82

Garrett Doll, LB

Calgary

1986+-

1982-84

Peter Eshenko, WR

Edmonton

1983

1979-81

Mike Ewachniuk, DT

Saskatchewan

Early 1970s

John Farlinger, DB

Edmonton, Calgary

1973-78

Late 1960s

Ron Finch, TE

Early 1960s

Ted Frechette, RB

Edmonton

1962-63

Early 1960s

Bob Freeze

Calgary

1940

1946

Brian Fryer, WR

Washington (NFL), Edmonton

1976, 1978-85

1972-75

Bruce Gainer, LB

Edmonton, Saskatchewan

1971+-

Late 1960s

Jay Hamilton, RB

Edmonton

1996-98

1992-95

Gord Hinse, OL

Edmonton

2009-2012

2007-2008

Harry Hobbs, HB

Edmonton

1949-50

1947-48

Gerry Inglis, OL

BC, Winnipeg, Toronto

1976-80

1973-76

Taylor Inglis, DL

Edmonton, Winnipeg

2005-10

2001-03

Pro Team

Pro Yrs

U of A Yrs

Fred James, DT

Edmonton, Calgary

1971-75

Late 1960s

Brian Jones, DE

Edmonton

1975

Early 1970s

Clarence Kachman, KR

Edmonton

1965

1963-64

Sean Kehoe, RB

Edmonton, Winnipeg

1981-86

1977-80

Trevor Kennerd, K

Winnipeg

1980-91

1979

Gerald Kunyk, K

Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa, Winnipeg

1975-80

1972-74

Peter Lougheed, Fleet

Edmonton

1949-50

1947-48

David Lowry, LB

Winnipeg

2007

1999-2006

Leon Lyszkiewicz, DL

Winnipeg, Edmonton, Toronto

1978-83

1973-77

Pat MacDonald, DE

Calgary, Winnipeg, Montreal

2007-10

2005-06

Bill Manchuk, LB

Saskatchewan, Edmonton

1971-82

1969-70

Stewart McAndrews, LB

Edmonton

1983

1980-82

Scott Mckenzie, P

Calgary, Toronto

1999, 2001

1990-94

Mike McLean, LB

Edmonton

1986-92

1981-85

Andy McLeod, LB

Saskatchewan

1972+-

Ed Molstad, DL

Edmonton

1968-73

1964-66

W.K. Moore, T

Calgary

1946, 1951

1947-48

Kenneth Moore, TE/LB

Calgary

1970s

Jerry Nash, DB

Toronto

1985-86

1982-84-

Ken Nielson, RB

Winnipeg

1965-70

1960-64

Al Oeming

1940s

Hugh O’Neill P/K

BC, Edmonton, Hamilton

2011-present

2007-2010

Carlo Panaro, OL

Saskatchewan, Edmonton

2000-04

1997-00

Rick Paulitsch, RB

Winnipeg

1983-84

1978-81

Tony Pearson, WR/KR

Calgary

1986

1985-86

Joe Petrone, P/K

Dallas (NFL), Calgary

1971

1971

Joe Poplawski, TE

Winnipeg

1978-87

1975-77

Simeon Rottier, OL

Hamilton, Edmonton

2009-present

2006-07

Tom Richards, SB

Edmonton

1986-90

1984-85-

Mark Singer, LB

Calgary

1990-91

1986-89

Frank Smith, C

Edmonton, BC

1954+-

1940s

Mel Smith, WR/SB

Winnipeg

1972

Late 1960s

Jamie Stoddard, WR

Winnipeg

2000-2008

1995-99

Irwin Strifler, RB

Calgary

Late 1960s

1962-65

Neil Ternovatsky, LB

Calgary

2007-2008

2002-06

Marc Tobert, SB

Edmonton

1994-00

1989-93

Tom Towns, DB

Edmonton

1975-84

1970-75

Greg Whelan, LB

Edmonton

2009

2006-08

Chip Wilson, DE

Calgary

Early 1970s

John Wilson, C

Edmonton

1968

1964+-

Jarred Winkel, RB

Edmonton, Winnipeg

2006-2007

2002-05

Elwin Worobec, OL

Hamilton

1982

1980-81

Dave Zacharko, LB

Edmonton

1979

1976-78