2005 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: April 28, 2005
  • Location: by conference call
  • Rounds: 6
  • Players selected: 53
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 35 / 53 (66.04%) 1,557
1 8 / 9 (88.89%) 403
2 8 / 9 (88.89%) 452
3 4 / 8 (50.00%) 240
4 5 / 9 (55.56%) 84
5 7 / 9 (77.78%) 270
6 3 / 9 (33.33%) 108

2005 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 35 / 53 (66.04%) 1,557 1,132
Calgary Stampeders 6 / 6 (100.00%) 301 253
Toronto Argonauts 5 / 7 (71.43%) 342 337
Saskatchewan Roughriders 5 / 7 (71.43%) 205 174
Edmonton Eskimos 2 / 3 (66.67%) 180 22
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 4 / 6 (66.67%) 85 61
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2 / 3 (66.67%) 27 21
Ottawa Renegades 3 / 5 (60.00%) 109 34
Montreal Alouettes 5 / 9 (55.56%) 205 144
BC Lions 3 / 7 (42.86%) 103 86

2005 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 12 — OL
  • 6 — DB
  • 6 — DL
  • 6 — RB
  • 5 — LB
  • 4 — SB
  • 2 — DE
  • 2 — DT
  • 2 — K
  • 2 — OT
  • 2 — WR
  • 1 — FB
  • 1 — S
  • 1 — ST
  • 1 — TE
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 5 — Laval
  • 4 — McMaster
  • 4 — Saskatchewan
  • 3 — Manitoba
  • 2 — Acadia
  • 2 — Alberta
  • 2 — Eastern Michigan
  • 2 — Kentucky
  • 2 — Queen's
  • 2 — Saint Mary's
  • 2 — Waterloo
  • 1 — Adams State, Akron, Boston College, British Columbia (UBC), Calgary, California-Los Angeles (UCLA), Columbia, Dickinson State, Georgia Southern, Graceland, Indiana, McGill, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa, Regina, San Jose State, St. Francis Xavier, Syracuse, Toledo, Tulsa, Western Ontario, Windsor

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) CGY   Miguel Robede (DE) Laval
1–2 (2) OTT   Cam Yeow (LB) Akron
1–3 (3) SSK [TOR, WPG] Matt O'Meara (OT) McMaster
1–4 (4) SSK   Chris Best (OL) Waterloo
1–5 (5) MTL [OTT, EDM] Matthieu Proulx (DB) Laval
1–6 (6) HAM   Jesse Lumsden (RB) McMaster
1–7 (7) SSK [MTL] Nathan Hoffart (SB) Saskatchewan
1–8 (8) BC   Alexis Bwenge (RB) Kentucky
1–9 (9) TOR   Nick Kaczur (OL) Toledo
2–1 (10) CGY   Godfrey Ellis (OL) Acadia
2–2 (11) TOR [CGY, OTT] Raymond Fontaine (LB) Kentucky
2–3 (12) MTL [WPG] Jeff Piercy (RB) Saskatchewan
2–4 (13) MTL [SSK] Thomas Whitfield (DB) Syracuse
2–5 (14) TOR [EDM] Philippe Audet (DL) Laval
2–6 (15) HAM   Fabio Filice (OL) McMaster
2–7 (16) MTL   Phillip Gauthier (DB) Laval
2–8 (17) BC   Pierre Tremblay (OL) Laval
2–9 (18) TOR   Jeff Keeping (SB) Western Ontario
3–1 (19) CGY   John Comiskey (OT) Windsor
3–2 (20) OTT   Les Mullings (RB) Saint Mary's
3–3 TOR [WPG] Forfeited pick for 2004 Supplemental Draft Pick Riall Johnson  
3–4 (21) SSK   Matt Kudu (DL) Eastern Michigan
3–5 (22) EDM   Tim O'Neill (OL) Calgary
3–6 (23) HAM   Francois Brochu (ST) Boston College
3–7 (24) MTL   Victor Cabral (DT) Georgia Southern
3–8 (25) BC   David Lowry (LB) Alberta
3–9 (26) BC [TOR] Patrick Pierre-Louis (LB) California-Los Angeles (UCLA)
4–1 (27) CGY   Kyler Jukes (OL) Regina
4–2 (28) OTT   Cory Hathaway (TE) Tulsa
4–3 (29) WPG   Scott Mennie (LB) Manitoba
4–4 (30) SSK   J.O. Gagnon-Gordillo (DL) Eastern Michigan
4–5 (31) EDM   Anthony Posteraro (K) Graceland
4–6 (32) HAM   Jeremy Steeves (S) St. Francis Xavier
4–7 (33) MTL   Mike Ray (K) McMaster
4–8 (34) BC   Sebastian Clovis (DB) Saint Mary's
4–9 (35) TOR   Tye Smith (OL) Manitoba
5–1 (36) CGY   David Hewson (DB) Manitoba
5–2 (37) OTT   Adrian Baird (DE) Ottawa
5–3 (38) WPG   Martin Lapostolle (DL) Indiana
5–4 (39) SSK   Dustin Cherniawski (DB) British Columbia (UBC)
5–5 (40) EDM   Robert LeBlanc (SB) McGill
5–6 (41) HAM   Iain Fleming (SB) Queen's
5–7 (42) MTL   Curt Hundeby (OL) Saskatchewan
5–8 (43) BC   Nuvraj Bassi (DT) Oregon
5–9 (44) TOR   Bryan Crawford (RB) Queen's
6–1 (45) CGY   Brett Ralph (WR) Alberta
6–2 (46) OTT   Lenard Semajuste (FB) Adams State
6–3 (47) WPG   Ryan Bisson (OL) Northwood
6–4 (48) SSK   Ryan Gottselig (DL) Saskatchewan
6–5 (49) MTL [EDM] Adam Eckert (WR) Dickinson State
6–6 (50) HAM   Andrew Paopao (DL) San Jose State
6–7 (51) MTL   Olivier Manigat (OL) Columbia
6–8 (52) BC   Karl Ortmanns (OL) Acadia
6–9 (53) TOR   Ian Forde (RB) Waterloo

Sources

  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records 2005 Edition
  • The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia 2013 Edition

Contributors

  • No contributors for this draft.

Notices

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