Jim Coode

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Jim Coode
Date of birth: (1951-10-22)October 22, 1951
Place of birth: Mayfield Heights, Ohio
Date of death: 1987 (aged 35–36)
Career information
CFL status: International
Position(s): OT
Height: 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight: 260 lb (120 kg)
College: Michigan
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 7 / Pick: 173
Drafted by: Atlanta Falcons
As player:
1974-1980 Ottawa Rough Riders
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 1978
CFL East All-Star: 1976, 1978
Awards: 1978 - CFL's Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman Award
1980 - Tom Pate Memorial Award
Honors: 1976 - Grey Cup champion
Retired #s: Ottawa Rough Riders #60

James Coode (October 22, 1951 - 1987) was a Canadian football offensive lineman who played seven seasons in the Canadian Football League for the Ottawa Rough Riders. He played college football at the University of Michigan. He was a part of the Rough Riders' Grey Cup victory in 1976. He won the CFL's Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman Award in 1978.

Coode died in 1987 of ALS.

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