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Virgil Wagner, #78

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A member of the original 1946 Alouettes team, Virgil Wagner was the first Montreal football star. Upon returning to America after serving in the navy in the Second World War, he decided to play in Montreal. In his rookie season, he tied for league points leader, then finished in first for the position the next three years.

He was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1980.

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