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Jovan Olafioye announces retirement from football

April 4, 2019 | Staff
The BC Lions announced on Thursday that international offensive lineman Jovan Olafioye has announced his retirement from professional football.

Olafioye looks back at CFL career with ‘no regrets’

April 4, 2019 | Matt Baker
Looking back on his CFL career, Jovan Olafioye has nothing but good memories.’s Matt Baker writes.

What does Olafioye’s move mean for Als, Lions?

May 20, 2018 | Staff
Not lost in a busy start to training camp is Jovan Olafioye’s move from Montreal to BC late Saturday night. How does it affect both teams?

Olafioye released; quickly joins Lions

May 19, 2018 | Staff
The Montreal Alouettes will have a new starting tackle this season after reportedly releasing veteran international Jovan Olafioye.

Report: Lewis, Olafioye won’t play in Week 15

September 26, 2017 | Staff
The Montreal Alouettes will be without receiver Nik Lewis and offensive lineman Jovan Olafioye in Week 15, according to a report by Didier Orméjuste of RDS.

Alouettes, Olafioye ink 3-year extension

April 4, 2017 | Staff
The Montreal Alouettes have signed Jovan Olafioye to a three-year contract extension, the team announced Tuesday.

Alouettes officially acquire Olafioye from Lions

March 23, 2017 | Staff
The Montreal Alouettes have acquired international tackle Jovan Olafioye in exchange for the rights to national David Foucault.

Lions, Olafioye notch extension through 2018

January 14, 2016 | Staff
VANCOUVER — The BC Lions made a big move to fortify their O-line on Thursday, announcing a three-year contract extension for left tackle Jovan Olafioye. The 28-year-old Detroit native is a ...