CFL Draft

Homegrown Hladik ready to jump to the Lions

9 hours ago | Matt Baker
Vernon, BC’s Ben Hladik got the best possible outcome in last week’s CFL Draft when the BC Lions took him in the third round. The UBC linebacker is hoping for a long CFL career, he ...

Bombers ink a pair from 2021 Draft class

10 hours ago | CFL.ca Staff
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed 2021 CFL Draft selections Redha Kramdi (DB, second round, 16th overall) and Robbie Lowes (LB, fourth round, 34th overall).

Ferguson: When draft classes collide

May 13, 2021 | Marshall Ferguson
With the 2020 and 2021 rookie classes set to collide in training camps this year, CFL.ca’s Marshall Ferguson took it a step further and assembled some all-rookie lineups on offence and defence.

The Waggle, Ep. 261: Getting to know No. 1 pick Jake Burt

May 12, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
Hear from 1st overall CFL Draft selection Jake Burt, as the former Boston College/New England Patriots TE expects a lot from himself and his new team — the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

Ferguson: Darren Flutie sees success for Jake Burt

May 11, 2021 | Marshall Ferguson
As first overall pick Jake Burt learns about the CFL and the Ticats, he’s had a great resource at hand in fellow Boston College alum and former Ticats receiver Darren Flutie. CFL.ca’s ...

Tait: More on the Bombers and the ’21 CFL Draft

May 10, 2021 | Ed Tait
After going third overall in the CFL Draft, Liam Dobson got a lofty comparison thrown his way, in the form of legendary Blue Bomber o-lineman Chris Waltby. Bluebombers.com’s Ed Tait takes a ...

MMQB: Ticats’ first pick leads off CFL Draft takeaways

May 10, 2021 | Pat Steinberg
Pat Steinberg’s MMQB takes a look at what a challenging CFL Draft year produced, including how No. 1 pick Jake Burt could be used in Hamilton and how the Stamps looked within Alberta for a ...

TSN’s Lalji weighs present, future picks in CFL Draft

May 9, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
On this week’s episode of The Waggle, TSN reporter and CFL analyst Farhan Lalji joined Donnovan Bennett to break down the CFL Draft and how each team fared with their differing approaches.

Morris: Post-CFL Draft breakdown with TSN’s Duane Forde

May 7, 2021 | Jim Morris
As the dust settled after the CFL Draft, CFL.ca’s Jim Morris spoke with TSN Draft expert Duane Forde about teams’ hits, misses and a couple of undrafted gems that are still out there.

Breaking down Winnipeg’s 2021 CFL Draft class

May 7, 2021 | Ed Tait
Winnipeg Blue Bombers general manager has a full breakdown of his team’s 2021 Draft class.

O’Leary: Elliot Graham’s tough path to the CFL

May 6, 2021 | Chris O'Leary
As he gets ready to join the Calgary Stampeders, Elliot Graham knows that he’s capable of anything, having overcome some difficult obstacles as a kid in Hamilton, he tells CFL.ca senior ...

Football Canada announces ’20-’21 Jon Cornish trophy finalists

May 6, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
Just days after the 2021 CFL Draft, the finalists for the 2020-2021 Jon Cornish trophy have been announced.

Landry’s 5 takeaways from the CFL Draft

May 6, 2021 | Don Landry
From the last player drafted, Myles Manalo, to Edmonton taking one player from every position, CFL.ca’s Don Landry has his takeaways from the 2021 CFL Draft.

2020 No. 1 pick Williams ready to roar with Lions

May 6, 2021 | Steven Chang
It’s been a long year for Jordan Williams, but the top pick of the 2020 CFL Draft is now signed and ready to to start his pro career with the BC Lions.

Cauz: 12 things on my mind during the ’21 Draft

May 6, 2021 | Matthew Cauz
From which TSN broadcaster had the better background to a surprise first overall pick, CFL.ca’s Matthew Cauz checks in with some thoughts he had during the 2021 CFL Draft on Tuesday night.

Lions sign 2020 top pick Jordan Williams to 3-year deal

May 5, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
On the heels of a very successful 2021 CFL Draft, the BC Lions Football Club addressed a key piece of its 2020 prospect haul with the signing of LB Jordan Williams, last year’s first overall ...

The Waggle, Ep. 260: Post-draft breakdown w/ Farhan

May 5, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
Fresh off TSN’s broadcast of the 2021 CFL Draft, Farhan Lalji joins Donnovan to share his thoughts on the Draft overall, the recent rise in quality Canadian talent in the NCAA and a look ahead to ...

Argos sign 2020 2nd overall draft pick Dejon Brissett

May 5, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
The Toronto Argonauts have signed Canadian WR Dejon Brissett, the team announced on Wednesday.

Nye: Digging into the Riders’ 2021 CFL Draft class

May 5, 2021 | Jamie Nye
CFL.ca’s Jamie Nye offers up his thoughts on the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 2021 CFL Draft class that hit on just about every need the team might have, present and future.

Als add Laval’s Harelimana and Robitaille post-draft

May 5, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
Following Tuesday’s CFL Canadian Draft, the Montreal Alouettes have claimed linebacker Kean Harelimana and receiver Mathieu Robitaille from the Université Laval Rouge et Or.