Johnny Showalter

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Johnny Showalter
Born:c. 1920
Career information
CFL status International
Position(s) QB
Weight175 lb (79 kg)
Career history
As player
1946 Saskatchewan Roughriders

Johnny Showalter was a Canadian football quarterback who played for the Saskatchewan Roughriders in 1946. [1] He played college football at the University of Oregon and Gonzaga University. [2] He was from Eugene, Oregon. [3]

Canadian football Canadian sport in which opposing teams of twelve players attempt to score by advancing a ball by running, passing and kicking

Canadian football is a sport played in Canada in which two teams of 12 players each compete for territorial control of a field of play 110 yards (101 m) long and 65 yards (59 m) wide attempting to advance a pointed oval-shaped ball into the opposing team's scoring area.

Quarterback position in gridiron football

A quarterback, colloquially known as the "signal caller", is a position in American and Canadian football. Quarterbacks are members of the offensive team and line up directly behind the offensive line. In modern American football, the quarterback is usually considered the leader of the offensive team, and is often responsible for calling the play in the huddle. The quarterback also touches the ball on almost every offensive play, and is the offensive player that almost always throws forward passes.

Saskatchewan Roughriders professional Canadian football team based in Regina, Saskatchewan

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are a professional Canadian football team based in Regina, Saskatchewan. The Roughriders play in the West Division of the Canadian Football League (CFL).

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