Stan Mikawos

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Stan Mikawos
Born: (1958-05-11) May 11, 1958 (age 62)
Gdańsk, Poland
Career information
StatusRetired
CFL status National
Position(s) DT
Height6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight270 lb (120 kg)
College Mesabi Junior College
North Dakota
Career history
As player
19821996 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
CFL East All-Star 1993

Stan Mikawos (born May 11, 1958) is a former Canadian football player. A native of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Mikawos played college football at North Dakota. [1] [2] He played professional football in the Canadian Football League as a defensive tackle for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers from 1982 to 1996. [3] During his time with the Blue Bombers, the team won three Grey Cup championships in 1984, 1988 and 1990. [4] [5] [6] In the 1984 Grey Cup game, Mikawos recovered a fumble and ran 22 yards for a touchdown to give the Bombers a 24-17 lead. [4] [7] He was inducted into the Winnipeg Football Club Hall of Fame in 2000. [8] Mikawos currently resides in Los Cabos, Mexico, where he sells timeshares.

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