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Alan Ford
Personal information
Date of birth: (1943-07-02) July 2, 1943 (age 76)
Place of birth: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
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No regular season or postseason appearances
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Alan Ford is a former Canadian football player and executive. He played as defensive back and punter from 1965–1976 for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League, and acted as Roughriders general manager from 1989–1999.[1]

He helped the Roughriders win the 1966 Grey Cup,[2] and place second in 1967, in which he made the longest punt in Grey Cup history.[3]

He has been an executive for the Roughriders and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, winning the 1989 Grey Cup with the Roughriders as general manager (GM).[2][4] In the late-2000s, Ford acted as a scout for the Montreal Alouettes.[5]

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