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American Football Database
John Bowman
No. 7     Montreal Alouettes
Date of birth: (1982-07-19) July 19, 1982 (age 39)
Place of birth: Brooklyn, New York
Career information
Status: Active
CFL status: Import
Position(s): DE
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
College: Wingate
NFL Draft: 2005 / Undrafted
 As player:
Daytona Beach Hawgs
Rome Renegades
Montreal Alouettes
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 2010
CFL East All-Star: 2009, 2010, 2012
Playing stats at

John Bowman (born July 19, 1982 in Brooklyn, New York) is a professional Canadian football defensive end for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Daytona Beach Hawgs in 2005. He played college football for Wingate.

Bowman has also played for the Rome Renegades.

Professional Career

Indoor Football

In 2005 Bowman signed with the Daytona Beach Hawgs of the National Indoor Football League. Following the 2005 season Bowman signed with the also of the Rome Renegades NIFL.

Canadian Football

In 2006 Bowman signed with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He recorded 12 sacks in three consecutive seasons, and a minimum of 7 sacks every year excluding his first season in the CFL. Entering his 8th season as an Alouette, at the age of 30, Montreal extended his contract for 3 more seasons. [1]

John Bowman is in second place for sacks by a Montreal Alouette with 60 in his career.

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