Anthony ‘Tony’ Michael Peter Gabriel

Biography

Athlete : Football
Year Inducted: 1986
Date of Birth: December 11th, 1948
Born in: Hamilton, Ontario

Outstanding pass receiver with Hamilton, 1971-74, Ottawa 1975-81. Eight times All-Canadian, 10 times EFC All-Star. Jeff Russel Trophy in 1978, and outstanding player in CFL same year. Four times Schenley winner as best Canadian. Pro reception record of 138 consecutive games. Two Grey Cups. Career record 614 receptions, 9841 yards and 69 touchdowns.  

  • Member of Canadian Football Hall of Fame.

     

  • He was inducted into Canada’s Sport Hall of Fame in 1985.