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This article is for the CFL football team. For the defunct hockey team, see Calgary Stampeders (hockey).

The Calgary Stampeders are a Canadian Football League team based in Calgary, Alberta. They play in the West Division.

Founded: 1935
Formerly known as: Bronks 1935 to 1944
Home stadium: McMahon Stadium, Calgary, Alberta
Uniform colours: Red, white and black
Helmet design: Red background with a white, running horse
Western regular season championship: 15 -- 1937, 1938, 1946, 1948, 1949, 1965, 1967, 1971, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000
Northern regular season championship: 1 -- 1995
Grey Cup final appearances: 11 -- 1948 (won), 1949 (lost), 1968 (lost), 1970 (lost), 1971 (won), 1991(lost), 1992 (won), 1995 (lost), 1998 (won), 1999 (lost), 2001 (won)
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Franchise history

Players of note

Canadian Football Hall of Famers

  • Willie Burden
  • Dean Griffing
  • Wayne Harris
  • Herman Harrison
  • John Helton
  • Jerry Keeling
  • Earl "The Earthquake" Lunsford
  • Don Luzzi
  • Tony Pajaczkowski
  • Paul Rowe
  • Harvey Wylie

Retired numbers

  • 5 Harry Hood
  • 10 Willie Burden
  • 13 Mark McLoughlin
  • 18 Allen Pitts
  • 22 Tom Forzani
  • 55 Wayne Harris
  • 75 Stu Laird

Current stars

  • 1 Henry Burris, quarterback
  • 7 John Grace, linebacker
  • 23 Joey Boese, defensive back
  • 32 Joffrey Reynolds, running back
  • 33 Joseph Bonaventura, linebacker
  • 43 Nate Terry, defensive back
  • 80 Jeremaine Copeland, wide receiver

Not to be forgotten

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