Nine players fined from Week 8 games

TORONTO — The Canadian Football League has announced that nine players have been fined from Week 8’s games.

  • BC Lions quarterback Dane Evans and wide receivers Jevon Cottoy, Keon Hatcher, Alexander Hollins, Lucky Whitehead and Justin McInnis have been fined for violating the league’s security protocol by entering a designated fan-only area in a visiting stadium.
  • BC Lions defensive lineman Amir Siddiqi has been fined for an unnecessary hit on Edmonton Elks linebacker Eli Mencer.
  • Montreal Alouettes offensive lineman Pier-Olivier Lestage has been fined for striking Calgary Stampeders linebacker Micah Awe.
  • Montreal Alouettes defensive lineman Mustafa Johnson has been fined for a low hit on Calgary Stampeders quarterback Jake Maier.

As per league policy, the amounts of the fines were not disclosed.

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