EDMONTON ESKIMOS
IN THE HALL OF FAME

 

BRIGHT, JOHNNY* (Elected as a Player, November 26, 1970.)

This powerful Fullback gained 10,909 yards in 13 CFL seasons with Calgary and Edmonton.

He was top rusher in the West four times; a Western All-Star seven times and the Most Outstanding Player in the CFL once.

Along with Jackie Parker and Normie Kwong, Bright and the Eskimo backfielders charged to three straight Grey Cup wins in the mid-1950's.

 

 

* - Deceased

 

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Updated and edited June 16, 2004