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Grover Covington

Grover Covington
Born: March 25, 1956
Monroe, NC
Position(s): DE,DL
Height: 6'2" Weight: 235
College: Johnson C. Smith
Career: 1981-1991

Grover Covington played from 1981 to 1991 with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Covington recorded 157.0 quarterback sacks in his career.


1981CFL Hamilton16.00.00.0
1982CFL Hamilton12.50.00.0
1983CFL Hamilton10.00.00.0
1984CFL Hamilton18.50.00.0
1985CFL Hamilton16.00.00.0
1986CFL Hamilton18.00.00.0
1987CFL Hamilton17.00.00.0
1988CFL Hamilton25.00.00.0
1989CFL Hamilton15.00.00.0
1990CFL Hamilton7.00.00.0
1991CFL Hamilton2.00.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

YearTeamTackleSoloAssistDefSTTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
1981CFL Hamilton100
1984CFL Hamilton100
1985CFL Hamilton100
1986CFL Hamilton200
1987CFL Hamilton2500
1988CFL Hamilton2100
1989CFL Hamilton2200100
1990CFL Hamilton34001110
1991CFL Hamilton990

Playing Career:

1981CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats16
1982CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats16
1983CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats16
1984CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats16
1985CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats15
1986CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats15
1987CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats18
1988CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats18
1989CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats18
1990CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats15
1991CFLHamilton Tiger-Cats5


1986 - Grey Cup Most Valuable Player, Defence
1988 - Most Outstanding Defensive Player


1981 - CFL East All-Star
1985 - CFL All-CFL
1985 - CFL East All-Star
1986 - CFL All-CFL
1986 - CFL East All-Star
1987 - CFL East All-Star
1988 - CFL All-CFL
1988 - CFL East All-Star
1989 - CFL All-CFL
1989 - CFL East All-Star
1990 - CFL East All-Star