2001 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: April 26, 2001
  • Location: by conference call
  • Rounds: 6
  • Players selected: 48
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 33 / 48 (68.75%) 2,659
1 8 / 8 (100.00%) 1012
2 8 / 8 (100.00%) 565
3 7 / 8 (87.50%) 258
4 5 / 8 (62.50%) 510
5 3 / 8 (37.50%) 130
6 2 / 8 (25.00%) 184

2001 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 33 / 48 (68.75%) 2,659 1,561
Toronto Argonauts 5 / 5 (100.00%) 556 296
Saskatchewan Roughriders 4 / 5 (80.00%) 419 398
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 4 / 5 (80.00%) 227 159
BC Lions 6 / 8 (75.00%) 485 293
Calgary Stampeders 6 / 8 (75.00%) 360 164
Montreal Alouettes 5 / 8 (62.50%) 297 128
Edmonton Eskimos 3 / 5 (60.00%) 315 123
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0 0

2001 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 9 — WR
  • 7 — LB
  • 6 — OL
  • 5 — DB
  • 4 — DL
  • 3 — OG
  • 3 — QB
  • 3 — S
  • 2 — K
  • 1 — CB
  • 1 — DT
  • 1 — FB
  • 1 — OT
  • 1 — RB
  • 1 — TE
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 5 — Ottawa
  • 4 — Simon Fraser
  • 3 — Acadia
  • 3 — Manitoba
  • 3 — Toledo
  • 2 — Bishop's
  • 2 — British Columbia (UBC)
  • 2 — McGill
  • 2 — Memphis
  • 2 — Saskatchewan
  • 2 — Syracuse
  • 1 — Alberta, Bucknell, Charleston Southern, Eastern Washington, Florida, Fresno State, McMaster, Montana, Murray State, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Regina, Slippery Rock, Washington State, Waterloo, Western Ontario, Wilfrid Laurier, York

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) SSK Scott Schultz (DL) North Dakota
1–2 (2) BC [TOR] Ian Williams (LB) Memphis
1–3 (3) BC [WPG] Lyle Green (FB) Toledo
1–4 (4) TOR [HAM] Angus Reid (OG) Simon Fraser
1–5 (5) EDM Randy Chevrier (DT) McGill
1–6 (6) CGY Kamau Peterson (WR) New Hampshire
1–7 (7) MTL Luke Fritz (OL) Eastern Washington
1–8 (8) BC Leif Thorsen (OG) Montana
2–1 (9) SSK Jason French (WR) Murray State
2–2 (10) CGY [TOR] Lawrence Deck (DB) Fresno State
2–3 (11) MTL [WPG] Pat Woodcock (WR) Syracuse
2–4 (12) HAM Karim Grant (LB) Acadia
2–5 (13) EDM Fabian Burke (CB) Toledo
2–6 (14) CGY Duncan O'Mahony (K) British Columbia (UBC)
2–7 (15) MTL Jesse Palmer (QB) Florida
2–8 (16) BC Jamie Boreham (K) Manitoba
3–1 (17) SSK Teddy Neptune (LB) Ottawa
3–2 (18) MTL [TOR] Phil Gibson (DL) Toledo
3–3 (19) WPG Ben Wearing (WR) McGill
3–4 (20) HAM Randy Bowles (TE) Simon Fraser
3–5 (21) EDM Glen Carson (OL) Saskatchewan
3–6 (22) CGY Farwan Zubedi (WR) Washington State
3–7 (23) CGY [MTL] Luke Shaver (S) Ottawa
3–8 (24) BC Scott Robinson (WR) Simon Fraser
4–1 (25) MTL [SSK] Shawn Gifford (OT) Charleston Southern
4–2 (26) TOR Kevin Eiben (S) Bucknell
4–3 (27) WPG Nick Tsatsoronis (RB) Memphis
4–4 (28) HAM Ryan Donnelly (OL) McMaster
4–5 (29) MTL [EDM] Peter Moore (DL) Syracuse
4–6 (30) CGY Andrew Carter (OL) Bishop's
4–7 (31) MTL Steve Maheu (WR) Simon Fraser
4–8 (32) BC Kelly Bates (OL) Saskatchewan
5–1 (33) SSK Mike Battista (WR) Ottawa
5–2 (34) TOR Andre Talbot (WR) Wilfrid Laurier
5–3 (35) WPG Howie Dryden (DB) Manitoba
5–4 (36) HAM Mike Waszczuk (LB) Slippery Rock
5–5 (37) EDM Guillaume Petit (DL) Alberta
5–6 (38) CGY Jeffrey Zimmer (LB) Regina
5–7 (39) TOR [MTL] Jermaine Romans (DB) Acadia
5–8 (40) BC Dave Tucker (LB) Manitoba
6–1 (41) SSK Jocelyn Frenette (OG) Ottawa
6–2 (42) TOR Matt McKnight (S) Waterloo
6–3 (43) WPG Darryl Fabiani (DB) Western Ontario
6–4 (44) HAM Will Grant (QB) Acadia
6–5 (45) EDM William Wright (DB) Bishop's
6–6 (46) CGY David D'Onofrio (LB) York
6–7 (47) MTL Phil Cote (QB) Ottawa
6–8 (48) BC Eric Collings (OL) British Columbia (UBC)

Sources

  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records 2001 Edition
  • The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia 2013 Edition

Contributors

  • No contributors for this draft.

Notices

  • No notices for this draft.