May 16, 2019

Lions Sign All Six From 2019 Draft Class

The BC Lions Football Club today announced that the team’s entire 2019 CFL Draft class has been signed.

We look forward to these young men taking the next step in their development as professional football players,” said GM Ed Hervey.

The Lions had seven selections in the annual Canadian talent selection process which took place on May 2nd including:

Rnd Ovrl Player Pos School
3 26th Noah Robinson LB Missouri
4 33rd Hakeem Johnson DB Western
5 42nd Jonathan Harke OL Alberta
6 49th Charles Nwoye DL UBC
6 51st Mario Villamizar FB Wilfrid Laurier
7 60th Brad Lyons DL Simon Fraser
8 69th Jamel Lyles RB Manitoba

All six prospects are on hand on 2019 BC Lions mini-camp in Kamloops, wrapping up on Friday. Day one of main camp is set for Sunday, May 19th. All practices are open to the public.