Tom Burgess (football player)

Tom Burgess (football player)

Infobox CFL player

ImageWidth = 150px
Name=Tom Burgess
DateOfBirth=birth date and age|1964|3|6
Birthplace=Newark, New York, U.S.
Height_ft= 6
Height_in= 0
Weight_lbs= 195
College=Colgate University
Career Highlights=Y
Awards=1990 Grey Cup MVP (Offence)
teams=Ottawa Rough Riders
Saskatchewan Roughriders
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Ottawa Rough Riders
Saskatchewan Roughriders

Tom Burgess (born March 6, 1964 in Newark, New York) was an all-star quarterback in the Canadian Football League.

Burgess was a graduate of Colgate University, playing from 1982 to 1985, and was inducted into the Colgate University Athletic Hall of Honor in 1986. He moved to Canada in 1986, and played for the Ottawa Rough Riders, the Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, and he led the last two teams teams to a Grey Cup win. Burgess was named the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player on Offence of the 78th Grey Cup.

External links

* [ Colgate University Page Honoring Burgess' Collegiate Career]

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