|Born:||December 29, 1957|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|CFL draft||1980 / Round: 3 / Pick: 27|
|Drafted by||Edmonton Eskimos|
Ed Gataveckas (born December 29, 1957) was a linebacker who played ten seasons in the Canadian Football League for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. He was a part of the Tiger-Cats 1986 Grey Cup winning team. He was a teacher at Meadowvale Secondary School until his retirement in 2016. In 2018 Gataveckas made his acting debut in the comedy horror film "The Hoard".
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