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November 30, 2017

By the Numbers: 2018 pending free agents at a glance

David Chidley/CFL.ca

TORONTO — The Canadian Football League released its annual list of pending free agents on Thursday, with 220 players currently eligible to become free agents on Feb. 13, 2018 at noon ET.

The list brings forth key starters on every team, from star quarterbacks like Ricky Ray and Trevor Harris to Eskimos league-leading receiver Brandon Zylstra.

The next couple of months should see plenty of action as teams look to secure key talent ahead of the 2018 season.


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By the Numbers

11 – Free agent quarterbacks, including starters Ricky Ray, Trevor Harris and Jeremiah Masoli (and Canadian Brandon Bridge)

17 – League-low free agents for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats

37 – League-leading free agents for the Edmonton Eskimos

51 – Free agent defensive backs; the most out of any position group

93 – National free agents

220 – Total free agents

Team by Team Breakdown

(nationals in brackets)

EDM – 37 (15)
MTL – 28 (15)
CGY – 27 (12)
OTT – 26 (12)
BC – 22 (10)
TOR – 22 (6)
SSK – 22 (10)
WPG – 19 (5)
HAM – 17 (8)

INTERNATIONAL: 127
NATIONAL: 93
TOTAL: 220

Positional Breakdown

DB – 51
WR – 35
OL – 32
DL – 30
LB – 27
RB/FB/TE – 25
QB – 11
K/P – 8
LS – 1

Quarterbacks

Travis Lulay
James Franklin
Brandon Bridge
Dan LeFevour
Everett Golson
Jeremiah Masoli
Cody Fajardo
Ricky Ray
Trevor Harris
Jacory Harris
Drew Willy