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20 CFC100s drafted in first CFL eligible draft for CFC100 players (LIST)

20 CFC100s drafted in first CFL eligible draft for CFC100 players (LIST)

May 4, 2018 at 9:00 amby 0 comments

The CFC100s first class (2014) eligible for the Canadian Football League draft was on display yesterday.  The draft consisted of mostly class 2013 and 2014 eligible players with some earlier class exceptions.  Next year’s draft (2019) will be the first one with a majority of players who were considered eligibleRead More

Path to the Draft: Fast 40 time helps DB Guzylak-Messam garner attention

Path to the Draft: Fast 40 time helps DB Guzylak-Messam garner attention

May 2, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The 2018 CFL draft class features a deep collection of defensive backs. Hoping to make his case is Hamilton native and Wilfred Laurier’s defensive back Isaiah Guzylak-Messam.

Path to the Draft: Instincts a vital skill of RB Chris Amoah

Path to the Draft: Instincts a vital skill of RB Chris Amoah

April 24, 2018 at 11:31 amby 0 comments

Outside of kicker and punter, perhaps the easiest position to transition into the professional ranks is the running back position. The position favors athletes with great instincts. Instincts, in this case, isn’t limited to one’s innate ability of behaving, thinking, or feeling as defined by Webster. In this instance, instinctsRead More

Path to the Draft: Vanier cup champion Jean-Gabriel Poulin’s ready for CFL

Path to the Draft: Vanier cup champion Jean-Gabriel Poulin’s ready for CFL

April 18, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Graduating high school athletes face immense challenges when deciding on which school to attend. The decision to remain close to home is always quite enticing. The benefits of staying home include playing home games in front of family and friends, developing deeper relationships with acquaintances, and limiting the financial burdenRead More

Path to the Draft: Kene Onyeka’s draft stock holding strong

Path to the Draft: Kene Onyeka’s draft stock holding strong

April 11, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

As the fourth season came to end for Carleton Ravens’ Kene Onyeka, the only remaining question was, what more can he do to improve his draft stock. Projected to be a first-round selection in the upcoming draft, Onyeka is coming off his strongest outing as a university athlete.

Path to the Draft: The case for NT Julien Laurent

Path to the Draft: The case for NT Julien Laurent

March 27, 2018 at 8:57 amby 0 comments

When it comes to assessing a player’s contribution to a game, stats are the easiest and least time-consuming means of generating a report. But, stats are the most misleading method of assessing a player’s performance, especially for defensive lineman. Tackles and sacks can’t be taken into consideration without context, whichRead More