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Wally Buono


Montrealer Wally Buono, who is currently the Vice-President and General Manager of the B.C. Lions, has been inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame as a builder in 2014.

Buono played ten seasons as a linebacker and a punter with the Alouettes. He played in 152 career games, winning the Grey Cup twice in 1974 and 1977.

He began his coaching career with the Montreal Concordes as an assistant coach in 1983. His 254 wins and five Grey Cup victories as a head coach make him the all-time leader in CFL history.