Buddy Tinsley

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Buddy Tinsley
Date of birth: (1924-08-16)August 16, 1924
Place of birth: Damon, Texas
Date of death: September 14, 2011(2011-09-14) (aged 87)
Place of death: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Career information
CFL status: Non-import
Position(s): DT
College: Baylor
NFL Draft: 1948 / Round: 7 / Pick: 54
Drafted by: Philadelphia Eagles
As player:
Los Angeles Dons (AAFC)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
CFL West All-Star: 19501952, 19551958
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Robert Porter "Buddy" Tinsley (August 16, 1924 – September 14, 2011) was a Canadian Football League offensive lineman for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1982, and was a member of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Hall of Fame, the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and the Baylor University Hall of Fame.

Tinsley died on September 14, 2011, aged 87, from undisclosed causes, in Winnipeg, Manitoba.