Eddie James (Canadian football)

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Eddie James
Date of birth (1907-09-30)September 30, 1907
Place of birth Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of death December 26, 1958(1958-12-26) (aged 51)
Place of death Winnipeg, Manitoba
Career information
CFL status National
Position(s) RB/DB/Flying wing
Career history
As player
1928 Regina Pats
1928-31 Regina Roughriders
1932 St. John's College
1934-1935 Winnipeg 'Pegs
Career highlights and awards
Career stats

Eddie "Dynamite" James (September 30, 1907 – December 26, 1958) was a running back for the Regina Roughriders and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League.[1] James was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1963 and into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in 2004.[2] The Eddie James Memorial Trophy is named after him. His son Gerry James also played for the Blue Bombers and also is inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.

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