Roger Kramer

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Roger Kramer
Born: ca. 1939 (age 7879)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Career information
Status Retired
CFL status International
Position(s) OT
Height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Weight 280 lb (130 kg)
College Kalamazoo College
Career history
As player
1962 Montreal Alouettes
19631964 Ottawa Rough Riders
19651970 Calgary Stampeders
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1963, 1964
CFL East All-Star 1963, 1964
CFL West All-Star 1967

Roger Kramer (born ca. 1939 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is an American athlete and former professional Canadian Football League (CFL) player who played nine seasons in the CFL for three teams. He was named CFL All-Star in 1963 and 1964. He played college football at Kalamazoo College from 1957–59. [1] He is the father of actor Eric Allan Kramer, and remained in Canada following his CFL Career.

Canadian Football League Professional Canadian football league

The Canadian Football League is a professional sports league in Canada. The CFL is the highest level of competition in Canadian football. The league consists of nine teams, each located in a city in Canada. They are divided into two divisions: four teams in the East Division and five teams in the West Division.

College football collegiate rules version of American/Canadian football, played by student-athletes of American/Canadian colleges and universities

College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities. It was through college football play that American football rules first gained popularity in the United States.

Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo College, also known as K College or simply K, is a private liberal arts college founded in 1833 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The college campus is located immediately east of Western Michigan University. The school was founded by American Baptist ministers, but today maintains no religious affiliation.

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