Milt Stegall - Wide Receiver - Miami of Ohio - 1995-08
It's official: Turtle Time is over - Chris Cariou - Winnipeg Free Press - 18-02-2009
Milt Stegall, the svelte, smiling slotback who has scored more
touchdowns than anyone else in the entire history of the Canadian
Football League, announced his retirement from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers
wasnít a tough decision," said Stegall, dressed in a sharp-looking dark
suit with a blue shirt and gold tie and accompanied by his wife Darlene
and two young sons.
Cincinnati product played 14 seasons in blue and gold after being picked
up from the NFL in 1995 and scored 147 touchdowns, becoming one of the
leagueís most popular and outspoken players and characters.
Stegall leaves the league as its most prolific receiver by yardage,
galloping for 15,165 yards on 855 catches. Last season, plagued by a
knee injury, he caught only 30 passes for 470 yards and three TDs.
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