Gene Gaines

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Gene Gaines
No. 22
Date of birth: (1938-06-26) June 26, 1938 (age 76)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: National
Position(s): DB
Height: 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight: 185 lb (84 kg)
College: UCLA
As coach:
Edmonton Eskimos (DB Coach)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Secondary Coach)
As player:
Montreal Alouettes
Ottawa Rough Riders
Montreal Alouettes
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 1965, 1966, 1967
CFL East All-Star: 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1971
Awards: 1966 Jeff Russel Memorial Trophy
Honors: Grey Cup champion - 1968, 1969, 1970, 1974
Career stats

Gene Gaines (born June 26, 1938) was a football player in the CFL sixteen years. He starred as a defensive back for the Ottawa Rough Riders and Montreal Alouettes. He is a member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.[1]

In 1970 he was both a player and one of the defensive backfield coaches for the Alouettes.[2][3]