Tag Archives: Canadians in the NFL

Elite Company

Canadians Tyler Varga, Christian Covington and Brandon Bridge are among the hundreds of prospects hoping to hear their names called during the 2015 NFL Draft. Fellow Canadians Lemar Durant, … Continue reading

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Jaguars Lean on Pasztor

While fellow Canadian lineman Orlando Franklin received more buzz during NFL free agency, Langton Ontario’s Austin Pasztor quietly signed an important contract of his own. The former Virginia Cavalier … Continue reading

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Coming Home

One of the top quarterback prospects in North America is coming home to Canada. In 2014 Ottawa’s Michael O’Connor was ranked the U.S.’s No. 6 high school quarterback prospect … Continue reading

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Sprinting Into Draft Discussions

It took just 4.35 seconds for Toronto’s Tevaughn Campbell to enter NFL Draft discussions. Despite not participating in any NFL regional combines, his record-setting 40-yard dash performance at the … Continue reading

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Urban Hits “Reset”

Baltimore Ravens defensive end Brent Urban didn’t get the chance to show fans what he was capable of last season. A native of Mississauga who played high school football … Continue reading

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Canadians Advance

Several Canadians attended recently NFL regional combines in Miami, Houston, Denver, Baltimore and two in Chicago, but only two received invitations to the league’s Super Regional Combine in Arizona. … Continue reading

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Franklin joins Chargers

Orlando Franklin moved to Toronto from Jamaica at the age of three, and played football in the Scarborough Minor Football Association (and OVFL Scarborough Thunder) before moving to Florida … Continue reading

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Canadian Super League?

A long-awaited plan for inter-conference play between elite Canadian University football programs appears to be gaining traction. “CIS football is a highly entertaining product when the better teams in … Continue reading

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Hot Property

Toronto’s Orlando Franklin, a former standout with the Ontario Varsity Football League’s Scarborough Thunder and at the University of Miami, is now a San Diego Charger. The 6-foot-7, 320-pound … Continue reading

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Big Impression

Of the four Canadians who attended the Combine, Mississauga’s Brandon Bridge made the biggest impact. While the former St. Marcellinus High School star’s 40-yard dash time (4.72 seconds) wasn’t … Continue reading

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