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Graeme Bell
Date of birth: (1980-10-15) October 15, 1980 (age 39)
Place of birth: Regina, Saskatchewan
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: Non-import
Position(s): FB
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
University: Saskatchewan
High school: Walter Murray
CFL Draft: 2005 / Undrafted
Organizations

Graeme Bell (born October 15, 1980) is a former professional Canadian football fullback for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League.[1] He was signed as an undrafted free agent in 2005 by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.[2] He played CIS football for the Saskatchewan Huskies.[3] He was beaten with a baseball bat on May 17, 2007, in Saskatoon and underwent brain surgery.[4]

On May 8, 2011, he was traded from the Edmonton Eskimos to the Saskatchewan Roughriders in exchange for a Sixth Round 2011 CFL Draft choice.[5]

Bell retired on February 10, 2014. He played in 97 games and recorded 18 career carries for 66 yards and 1 touchdown, and 7 receptions for 28 yards with 2 touchdowns. Bell also recorded 60 tackles on special teams.[6]

Bell currently is a Regional Partner with Alair Homes and can be found volunteering for a variety of local charitable groups. He currently sits on the board of directors for Edmonton’s Brain Care Centre.[7]

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