|Born:||January 6, 1950|
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||190 lb (86 kg)|
|1981–1982||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|Career highlights and awards|
John Konihowski (born January 6, 1950) is a former Canadian Football League receiver who played nine seasons for the Edmonton Eskimos and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He was a part of 4 Grey Cup championships with the Eskimos. Konihowski played college football at Brigham Young University and at the University of Saskatchewan, where he was also a track star. He is married to former Canadian pentathlete Diane Jones-Konihowski.
In track and field, he won two national titles at the Canadian Track and Field Championships: taking gold in the 400-meter hurdles in 1972 and the triple jump in 1970.
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