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|Born:||October 10, 1959|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||150 lb (68 kg)|
|NFL draft|| 1981 / Round: 10 / Pick: 266|
(by the Minnesota Vikings)
|1981||Kansas City Chiefs|
|1982–1990||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL All-Star||1986, 1988|
|CFL East All-Star||1986, 1987, 1988, 1989|
James Jessie Murphy (born October 10, 1959) was a receiver for eight seasons with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League.
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He was elected into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 2000 and was selected as one of the Blue Bombers 20 All-Time Greats in 2005.
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