Rod Woodward

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Rod Woodward
Date of birth (1944-09-22)September 22, 1944
Place of birth Vancouver, British Columbia
Date of death September 27, 2016(2016-09-27) (aged 72)
Place of death White Rock, British Columbia
Career information
CFL status National
Position(s) DB
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg)
College Idaho
Career history
As player
19671969 Montreal Alouettes
19701976 Ottawa Rough Riders
1977 Calgary Stampeders
1978 Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1975
CFL East All-Star 1972, 1974, 1975

Rodney William "Rod" Woodward (September 22, 1944 – September 27, 2016) was a defensive back in the Canadian Football League for twelve years. Woodward won the Grey Cup as a member of the Ottawa Rough Riders in 1973 and 1976. He died in 2016 after a fall, having experienced the effects of dementia in his later years.[1][2]


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