CFL Draft

Lions hold 3rd overall pick As CFL Reveals 2018 Draft Order

December 15, 2017 | CFL.ca Staff
Kavis Reed and the Montreal Alouettes hold the first overall selection in May’s Draft as the CFL unveiled the full selection order for 2018 today/

All in the Family: Draft signals emotional evening for the Vandervoort’s

May 9, 2017 |
Everyone marvels at Danny Vandervoort’s hands. So much so that his mom, Liane, likes to claim that their strength, and his athletic ability to catch anything thrown remotely in his vicinity, are ...

“We hit our plateau early.”- Lions select 9 in CFL Draft

May 7, 2017 | Matt Baker
Neil McEvoy sits down in his office. Tie loosened, satisfied look on his face. Reality then quickly sets in for the Lions Director of Football Operations: he and the brass had accomplished their ...

Emotion Hits Vandervoort On Day He Joins Den

May 7, 2017 | Matt Baker
Although he has yet to set foot in his new home province, we get the sense Danny Vandervoort will not have trouble fitting in. Not only has the third overall pick in Sunday’s CFL Draft drawn ...

Vandervoort: “I’m Excited to Join the BC Lions”

May 7, 2017 | Matt Baker
CFL Host Brodie Lawson catches up with 3rd overall selection WR Danny Vandervoort as the newest BC Lions receiver celebrates with friends and family.

Buono: “There are some good quality receivers.”

May 5, 2017 | Matt Baker
Wally Buono says the news of Shawn Gore’s retirement didn’t catch them by surprise and it won’t change their plans heading into Sunday’s draft. Buono also talks about his ...

Buono Previews CFL Draft | “Nationals Make Quality Of Your Team.”

May 5, 2017 | Matt Baker
The BC Lions hold picks three and seven in Sunday’s CFL Draft. Wally Buono talks about the goals for adding top Canadian prospects to their roster,

Prospect Profile: Nate Behar

May 5, 2017 | Matt Baker
Carleton receiver Nate Behar talks about his life in football and his road to the 2017 CFL Draft.

The Draft | Where Decisions and Dreams Are Made

May 4, 2017 | Matt Baker
It has long been said that the key to long-term success in the CFL is the quality of Canadian content you have on your roster. Sunday’s Canadian Draft presents the latest opportunity for Wally ...

O’Leary: An inside look into how the Scouting Bureau is assembled

April 14, 2017 |
Compiling an ongoing list of the top-20 draft eligible players isn’t an easy task. Keeping tabs on players from across U Sports and the NCAA is the biggest challenge that the CFL’s Scouting ...

Bold moves, twists and turns highlight 2016 CFL Draft

May 10, 2016 |
They may have had the fewest picks in the draft, but it didn’t stop the Saskatchewan Roughriders from making the biggest splash.

2016 CFL Mock Draft 4.0: A new No. 1 overall?

May 10, 2016 | Justin Dunk
Josiah St. John’s reign at the top comes to an end, but who’s number one in Justin Dunk’s final 2016 CFL Mock Draft?

Preview: Top talent takes centre stage at the CFL Draft

May 10, 2016 |
The CFL Draft kicks off Tuesday night at 7 p.m. on TSN 1, 3, 4 and 5 and RDS2 as all nine CFL teams zero in on the country’s top amateur talent.

Primer: What you need to know about Tuesday’s CFL Draft

May 9, 2016 |
From Laval’s chance to make history to the trades that have affected the order, here’s what you need to know going into Tuesday night.

Draft Rewind: 5 years of 1st round picks

May 9, 2016 |
TORONTO — Two major indicators of success in the CFL are the quarterback position and Canadian content. The quarterback has the ball in his hands every offensive play of the game and has ...

Prospect Profile: Doug Parrish ready to make his own name

May 6, 2016 |
The son of a former Edmonton Eskimo and Grey Cup Champion by the same name, Western Oregon’s Doug Parrish wants to make a name for himself.

Onyemata, Loffler top Canada West CFL prospect rankings

May 5, 2016 |
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. — David Onyemata continues to dominate the ranks ahead of the 2016 CFL Draft, most recently topping Canada West’s first annual CFL prospect rankings. Coaches ...

2016 CFL Draft to be held May 10 at 7 p.m. on TSN2 and RDS2

May 4, 2016 |
The CFL has revealed time and broadcast details for the 2016 CFL Draft, which will be televised on TSN2 and RDS2 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET on May 10.

2016 CFL Draft to be held May 10 at 7 p.m. on TSN2 and RDS2

May 4, 2016 |
The CFL has revealed time and broadcast details for the 2016 CFL Draft, which will be televised on TSN2 and RDS2 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET on May 10.

Prospect Profile: Vaillancourt set to join new football family

May 4, 2016 |
From his Laval football family to the CFL Draft, offensive guard Charles Vaillancourt is one of the top prospects in this year’s draft.
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