Andy Tommy

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Andy Tommy Sr.
Date of birth: (1911-12-24)December 24, 1911
Place of birth: Hartland, New Brunswick
Date of death: April 23, 1972(1972-04-23) (aged 60)
Place of death: Wakefield, Quebec
Career information
CFL status: National
Position(s): HB/Flying wing
As player:
Ottawa Rough Riders
Toronto Argonauts
Ottawa Rough Riders
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 1936 & 1940
Awards: 1940 - Jeff Russel Memorial Trophy
Honours: Canada's Sports Hall of Fame (1976)
Grey Cup Champion - 1940 & 1945
Career stats

Andy Tommy Sr. (born December 24, 1911, in Hartland, New Brunswick, died April 23, 1972 in Wakefield, Quebec) was a star professional Canadian football player for eleven seasons for the Ottawa Rough Riders and one season for the Toronto Argonauts. Tommy led his team to two Grey Cup wins, in 1940 and 1945. He was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1989 and into the Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in 1976.


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