EDMONTON ESKIMOS
IN THE HALL OF FAME

 

FENNELL, DAVE (Elected as a Player, April 28, 1990.)

"Doctor Death" was a stalwart on the Edmonton Eskimos' Defensive Line from 1974 to 

1983.  He was a major cog on the Eskimo team that won five consecutive Grey Cups 

from 1978 to 1982 as well as one in 1975.  He was the Defensive Star of the 1978 Grey 

Cup, and the Defensive and Canadian Star of the 1982 Championship.  He was a CFL 

and Western All-Star at Defensive Tackle from 1977 to 1981 and the Most Outstanding 

Defensive Player in 1978.  He won the Most Outstanding Canadian Award in 1979 and 

was Runner-up in 1980.


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Updated and edited Sept. 26, 2002