Born in Hamilton, Jim Quondamatteo started his football career with the Hamilton Tigers in 1948 (the Tigers would merge with the Hamilton Wildcats in 1950 to form the Tiger-Cats). Quondamatteo moved on join the Montreal Alouettes in 1949 and win his first of three Grey Cups with the Als. Quondamatteo moved on to play for Edmonton from 1950-55 where he won Grey Cups in 1954 and 1955. Quondamatteo was a second team West All-Sar at guard in 1950 and 1951 then a first team West All-Star in 1953. Jim Quondamatteo passed away on November 16, 2006.
No games played stats were kept in the West until 1964. The 1949 number is unofficial and taken from the 2005 Montreal Media Guide.