|Born:||July 23, 1951|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||242 lb (110 kg)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL All-Star||1975, 1977|
|CFL East All-Star||1975–1979, 1982|
|Awards||1977 - James P. McCaffrey Trophy|
1977 - Grey Cup Most Valuable Player
Weir was born in London, Ontario, and played his amateur football with the London Lords intermediate league team. He had a 13-year career with the Alouettes from 1972 through 1982 and the Montreal Concordes from 1983 to 1984. He held the Alouettes' franchise record for most games with 203 until he was surpassed by Bryan Chiu in 2009. He played in five Grey Cup games, winning two, in 1974 and 1977. He was the Grey Cup Most Valuable Player (defensive) in 1977. He was also a five time all star. He was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 2009.
- "Toronto folksinger takes on Stompin' Tom Connors - football style". Toronto Star, November 29, 2009.