Joe Fleming

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Joe Fleming
Date of birth: (1971-12-05) December 5, 1971 (age 42)
Place of birth: Wellesley, Massachusetts
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: International
Position(s): DT
Height: 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight: 285 lb (129 kg)
College: New Hampshire
High school: Xaverian Brothers
As player:
BC Lions
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Calgary Stampeders
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 1998, 2000, 2001, 2003
CFL East All-Star: 1998
CFL West All-Star: 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004
Awards: 2003 CFL's Most Outstanding Defensive Player
2003 Norm Fieldgate Trophy
Career stats
Playing stats at

Joe Fleming (born December 5, 1971, in Wellesley, Massachusetts) was a Canadian Football League defensive end. Over his ten years in the CFL he played for three teams and did not play during the 2002 CFL season.[1]

Fleming announced his retirement prior to the 2006 CFL football season.[2]

High School Years[edit]

Fleming attended Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood, Massachusetts, and was a star in both football and hockey, along with being a top student. In football, he was a Boston Globe and a Quincy Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic Choice while playing at the University of New Hampshire.[3]


  1. ^ Joe Fleming #76, 
  2. ^ Blue Bombers' Fleming retires from CFL, CBC Sports, 2006-05-19 
  3. ^ Rendell, Rick (2006-05-25), Joe Fleming on his Canadian football League career, MetroWest Daily News