Tag Archives: Canadians in the NFL

NFL Dreams

Eleven-year old Nathan Davidson’s favourite NFL quarterback is Cam Newton, but Russell Wilson is closing the gap. Davidson, a quarterback and defensive back with the Sherwood Park Pee Wee … Continue reading

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Making Strides

According to Colts blogger Josh Wilson, former St. Francis Xavier University star Henoc Muamba is poised to earn a roster spot with the Colts again this season. The Mississauga, … Continue reading

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Canadian Engine

Windsor’s Tyrone Crawford has earned one of the most important jobs on the Cowboys defense. In Defensive Coordinator Rod Marinelli‚Äôs defense, the “under tackle” (also called the 3-technique) is … Continue reading

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From Guelph to the NFL

Thomas Dimitroff, a former DB with the University of Guelph Gryphons, is now one of the NFL’s longest-tenured general managers (8 seasons). A two-time recipient of the Sporting News … Continue reading

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Canadian Signs with Skins

Hamilton’s Daryl Waud is the latest Western Mustang to make the jump directly to the NFL. Waud was one of five players signed by the Washington Redskins following the … Continue reading

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From Quarterback to Guard

Brett Boyko might just be the biggest quarterback in Canadian high school football history. Entering his senior season in 2009 at St. Joseph High School, the hulking Saskatoon native … Continue reading

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Giant Step For Canadians

A record ten Canadian university football players were invited to New York Giants rookie mini-camp. Addison Richards, a University of Regina receiver, was one of the Canadians who came … Continue reading

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Canadian Signings

Several Canadians rookies – including three with signed contracts – will be trying out for NFL teams this Spring. CHRISTIAN COVINGTON, a six-foot-two, 289-pound defensive lineman, from Surrey, B.C., … Continue reading

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Elite Company

Christian Covington is the latest Canadian to hear his name called during an NFL Draft. Here is a history of the others: Of the 30 Canadians who have been … 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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