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Gibson's Finest CFL Player Awards

 

 

 


The 2013 Most Outstanding  Awards winners were selected by a panel of voters that includes representation from the Football Reporters of Canada from all CFL markets, plus a national chapter of FRC voters and the CFL head coaches.

In total, 50 voters completed their ballots. No player selections were unanimous.

Outstanding Player and Canadian
Outstanding Defensive Player

Jon Cornish
RB - Calgary Stampeders

Cornish led the league in touchdowns (14), rushing yards (1,813) and yards from scrimmage (2,157), and along the way set the record for most rushing yards in a season by a Canadian.
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Chip Cox
LB - Montreal Alouettes
Cox finished the season with 115 tackles, the most in the CFL, 12 quarterbacks sacks, 12 tackles for a loss, nine special teams tackles, four interceptions and two pass knockdowns.
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Outstanding Lineman
Outstanding Rookie

Brendon LaBatte
OL - Saskatchewan Roughriders
LaBatte anchored an offensive line that had the league’s second leading rusher, the second most rushing yards by a team and gave up the third fewest number of  sacks.
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Brett Jones
C  - Calgary Stampeders
Jones contributed to an offensive line on a team that led the league in rushing, had the CFL’s top rusher (Cornish) and allowed the fewest quarterback sacks.
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Outstanding Special Teams Player
Tom Pate Award

Rene Paredes
K - Calgary Stampeders
Paredes had a historic year in 2013. In late July, Paredes broke the record for consecutive field goals made in the regular season, and also set the record for highest FGl percentage with a success rate of 94.7%.
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Kyries Hebert
LB - Montreal Alouettes
In 2008, Hebert founded Ky Cares, a non-profit organization that facilitates the relentless pursuit of success in the face of adversity, so that youth may know that circumstances do not dictate the outcome of our destination.
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The Gibson's Finest CFL Players of the Week will recognize the most outstanding offensive, defensive, special teams and Canadian players from the previous weekend's games. The players are voted on by a panel of judges that includes former Canadian Football League players Matt Dunigan and Duane Forde of TSN, and Pierre Vercheval of RDS. Here are the Gibson's Finest CFL Players from the Division Finals of the 2013 season:

Offensive Defensive Special Teams Canadian

RB - Kory Sheets
28 ATT, 177 yards, 1 TD


DL - Jermaine McElveen
5 TKL, 1 INT


LB - Diamond Ferri
4 STT, 3 TKL


SB - Andy Fantuz
11 REC, 114 yards, 2 TD

 


The Gibson's Finest CFL Players of the Month will recognize the most outstanding offensive, defensive, special teams and Canadian players from the previous month's games. The players are voted on by a panel of judges that includes former Canadian Football League players Matt Dunigan and Duane Forde, now of TSN, and Pierre Vercheval of RDS. Here are the Gibson's Finest CFL Players of the Month for October 2013:

Offensive Defensive Special Teams Canadian

RB - Jon Cornish
75 ATT, 606 yards, 4 TD

LB - Chip Cox
24 TKL, 6 Sacks, 1 INT, 2 STT

K - Rene Paredes
16-17 FG
 

RB - Jon Cornish
75 ATT, 606 yards, 4 TD
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DrillLeaderResult
Bench Press
David Menard 33
40-Yard Dash
Adam Thibault 4.45
Vertical Jump
Evan Pszczonak 40.00"
Broad Jump
Andrew Lue 10'5.00"
Shuttle Adam Thibault 4.03
3-Cone Antoine Pruneau 6.78

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