CFL Draft

Tiger-Cats sign entire 2017 draft class

May 24, 2017 | Staff
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats signed all seven of their 2017 draft picks to contracts, the team announced Wednesday.

REDBLACKS come to terms with first round pick

May 24, 2017 | Staff
The Ottawa REDBLACKS made things official with their first-round pick in the 2017 CFL Draft, announcing on Wednesday the signing of offensive lineman Evan Johnson.

Lions ink seven from draft class to contracts

May 23, 2017 | Staff
The BC Lions announced Tuesday that seven members of its 2017 CFL Draft class have agreed to terms on contracts with the team.

Alouettes lock up all 8 from 2017 draft class

May 19, 2017 | Staff
The Montreal Alouettes announced on Friday that the club has signed all eight players selected in this year’s CFL Draft to their first professional contracts.

Walters, Bombers continue to bolster national content

May 16, 2017 | Ed Tait
As the Bombers continue improving their Canadian content, GM Kyle Walters has been able to alter his approach to the draft.

REDBLACKS come to terms with 6th round pick Hartley

May 16, 2017 | Staff
The Ottawa REDBLACKS have signed 2017 sixth round draft pick and receiver Austen Hartley, the team announced Tuesday.

Former Sherbrooke teammates Chevrier, Gagné meet in Riderville

May 15, 2017 | Ian Hamilton
Former Sherbrooke teammates Alexandre Chevrier and Alexandre Gagne’s paths to the CFL lead them both to Riderville.

West captures second straight U Sports East-West Bowl

May 13, 2017 | Staff
Noah Picton threw for 228 yards and three TDs, leading the West to its second straight victory in the U SPORTS East-West Bowl.

Commitment not a question for Riders’ draft pick Meredith

May 12, 2017 | Ian Hamilton
Eddie Meredith understands why people are questioning him as the Riders’ fourth-round pick. But the OL says there’s no question about his commitment.

How ‘Pinball’ inspired a career — without even knowing

May 12, 2017 | Chris O'Leary
Without ever knowing, Pinball Clemons played an integral role in the career of second round pick Fabion Foote.’s Chris O’Leary has more.

Preview: 15th annual East-West Bowl showcases top prospects

May 12, 2017 | Staff
A new draft year has kicked off in Quebec City with a week of events culminating in the 15th annual CIS East-West Bowl on Saturday, May 13 at 12:30 p.m. ET.

Dinos DB ecstatic to get the call from Stamps

May 9, 2017 | George Johnson
A record nine Dinos were selected through Sunday’s draft, including, seventh round at No. 61, defensive back Adam Laurensse.

All in the Family: Draft signals emotional evening for the Vandervoorts

May 9, 2017 | Chris O'Leary
Danny Vandervoort was so excited to hear he’d been drafted that he accidentally hung up on his new bosses.’s Chris O’Leary has more.

Next Step Taken: Prospects celebrate as they hear name called on Draft Day

May 8, 2017 | Staff
Sunday night was a big night for the nine CFL clubs across the country but the evening held even more significance for the 71 prospects drafted.

Steinberg’s MMQB: No fear in the unknown

May 8, 2017 | Pat Steinberg
The 2017 CFL Draft was as unpredictable and interesting as we’ve ever seen, says Pat Steinberg. Our MMQB offers up his draft takeaways.

A team by team look at the 2017 CFL Draft

May 7, 2017 | Staff
From first overall pick Faith Ekakitie to Mr. Irrelevant, Calgary offensive lineman Jordan Filippelli, here’s a look at all 71 picks from the 2017 CFL Draft.

In the Books: ’17 Draft features role reversal in first two rounds

May 7, 2017 | Staff
After the first overall pick there was no guessing what was next. That’s what kind of night it was at the 2017 CFL Draft.

Snap Reactions: Social Media Round-Up From The #CFLDraft

May 7, 2017 | Max Rosenberg
The #CFLDraft is an awesome time of year and as always, players, fans coaches and teams take to social media to react and chronicle the evening.

Eskimos select top-ranked prospect Justin Senior in fifth round

May 7, 2017 | Staff
The Edmonton Eskimos have added the 2017 CFL Draft’s top-ranked prospect in Justin Senior.

Round 2 Recap: Woods, Bladek lead run of OL

May 7, 2017 | Staff
After a lack of offensive linemen in Round 1, the draft’s second round saw a long run of big men going off the board.