Dan Ferrone

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Dan Ferrone
Date of birth: (1958-04-03) April 3, 1958 (age 56)
Place of birth: Oakville, Ontario
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: National
Position(s): G
University: Simon Fraser
High school: T. A. Blakelock
CFL Draft: 1981 / Round: Territorial Exemption
Drafted by: Toronto Argonauts
As administrator:
CFLPA (President)
Toronto Argonauts (VP)
Toronto Argonauts (President)
As coach:
2002 Toronto Argonauts (OL coach)
As player:
Toronto Argonauts
Calgary Stampeders
Toronto Argonauts
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 1984, 1985, 1987, 1990, 1991
CFL East All-Star: 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991
CFL West All-Star: 1989
Awards: 2 time CFL east division most outstanding offensive lineman 1984, 1985 Leo Dandurand Trophy
  • Oakville Sports Hall Of Fame 2000, All Time Argo 2006, T.A. Blakelock Wall of Fame 2006
Records: regular season games played 209, 6 time CFL Offensive Lineman of the week
Career stats

Dan Ferrone (born April 3, 1958 in Oakville, Ontario) is a former professional Canadian football offensive lineman who played for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League from 1981 to 1992. He was part of the Grey Cup championship-winning Argonauts in 1983 and 1991. Served as President of the Canadian Football League Players Association 1992-2000.

On February 21, 2013 the Canadian Football Hall of Fame announced that he would be inducted as a player at a ceremony in Edmonton in September of 2013.

During Ferrone's time as a member of the Argonauts he was named to the CFL's All-Star team 5 times and CFL Divisional All-Star 9 times. He also coached offensive line in 2002 and then moved on to become VP and eventually President of the Toronto Argonauts in 2004.

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