American Football Database
American Football Database
Date of birth: (1956-08-12) August 12, 1956 (age 65)
Place of birth: Mullins, South Carolina
Career information
CFL status: Import
Position(s): WR
Military service
Awards: 1979 Frank M. Gibson Trophy

Martin Cox (born August 12, 1956) is a former Canadian Football League wide receiver.

Cox played his college football at Vanderbilt University. In his first CFL season, with the Ottawa Rough Riders, he caught 32 passes for 546 yards and 7 touchdowns, winning him the Frank M. Gibson Trophy as top rookie in the CFL East.[citation needed] He later played with the Toronto Argonauts and Winnipeg Blue Bombers.[citation needed]

Cox finished his career in 1983 in the United States Football League with the Tampa Bay Bandits.[1]