Rocky DiPietro

Inducted in 1997

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College Team: University of Ottawa
The star Slotback of the University of Ottawa, Rocky DiPietro, signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 1978.

       During his 13 year career as a Slotback and Wide Receiver, DiPietro became the CFL’s all-time pass reception leader in 1989 and had a career total of 706 receptions for 9,762 yards and 45 touchdowns.

       At the time of his retirement, DiPietro held the Tiger-Cats team records for most career pass receptions and reception yards. In 1982, 1984, and 1986, he surpassed 1,000 yards in pass receptions.

       Rocky DiPietro retired in 1991 after starring in four Grey Cup games.

       Rocky DiPietro was named to the Tiger-Cats Walk of Fame in 1994.


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College Team: University of Ottawa



Playing Career
Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1978 - 1991

Awards/Honours

—All-Eastern Slotback
1981, 1982, 1986, 1989

—Lew Hayman Trophy
1982, 1986, 1989

—Schenley Award for Most Outstanding Canadian
1982, 1989

—All-Canadian Slotback
1986, 1989

—Grey Cup Participation
1980, 1984, 1986, 1989

—Grey Cup Winning Teams
1986


Class of 1997
—Junior Ah You
—Rocky DiPietro
—Bill Symons
—Al Wilson
—Bruce Coulter