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2014 Draft: 5th Overall Pick - David Foucault
Montreal Carabins
 

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TORONTO -- The Draft’s third-ranked prospect has gone fifth overall.  The hulking lineman was selected in the first round of the 2014 CFL Draft by the Montreal Alouettes after the Als traded picks with Ottawa.

Over the last four years with the Université de Montréal Carabins, Foucault accumulated a career record of 25-10 during the season, which led to four straight RSEQ playoff appearances, and two RSEQ finals.

Last season, the 6-7 320 lbs. lineman anchored the offensive line and helped his team average 6.0 rushing yards per carry, good enough for eighth overall in the CIS.

The LaSalle, QC native was rewarded with his great play by playing in the 2013 CIS East-West Bowl game last season.

Foucault sat behind just McGill’s Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (1) on the CFL Scouting Bureau Ranking released in April.

Lavertu was the projected first overall pick in CFL.ca’s Mock Draft and his stock climbed even higher after Duvernay-Tardif was drafted by the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs.

More to come...

Fan Comments
tabbiefanmcb
WHY do I have to log in again when I am already logged in?!! Need to be more user friendly here please! @ar Foucault is a good selection - when he shows up which might not be immediately if he manages a contract south of the border. That's OK if the team can afford to wait.
May 13, 2014 - 9:29pm
als rule
@TFmcb: if need be montreal can wait unlike hamilton!!
May 13, 2014 - 10:40pm
 
als rule
excellent stout selection!!
May 13, 2014 - 7:10pm
 
Bench Press
RANKNamePosSchoolReps
1  Byron Archambault (17) LB  Montreal  41
2  Ettore Lattanzio (20) DL  Ottawa  32
3  Matt Rea RB  Michigan State  31
4  Christophe Normand RB  Laval  29
5  Sean McEwen (6) OL  Calgary  27
T6  Auston Johnson LB  South Dakota  26
T6  Lemar Durant WR  SFU  26
T8  Sukh Chung (7) OL  Calgary  25
T9  Quinn Lawlor OL  BYU  24
T9  James Bodanis OL  Michigan State  24

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