Gene Gaines

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Gene Gaines
No. 22
Date of birth (1938-06-26) June 26, 1938 (age 77)
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
Career history
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]