2017 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: May 7, 2017
  • Location: by conference call
  • Rounds: 8
  • Players selected: 71
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP (GS)
League Total 52 / 71 (73.24%) 1,361 (293)
1 9 / 9 (100.00%) 297 (102)
2 8 / 9 (88.89%) 156 (32)
3 7 / 8 (87.50%) 228 (59)
4 5 / 9 (55.56%) 205 (28)
5 6 / 9 (66.67%) 128 (35)
6 6 / 9 (66.67%) 80 (8)
7 6 / 9 (66.67%) 159 (23)
8 5 / 9 (55.56%) 108 (6)

2017 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP (GS) Team GP (GS)
League Total 52 / 71 (73.24%) 1,361 (293) 1,259 (262)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 7 / 7 (100.00%) 169 (11) 146 (9)
BC Lions 8 / 9 (88.89%) 228 (30) 227 (30)
Edmonton Eskimos 7 / 8 (87.50%) 239 (91) 215 (77)
Calgary Stampeders 6 / 8 (75.00%) 147 (33) 127 (18)
Montreal Alouettes 6 / 8 (75.00%) 135 (19) 107 (19)
Toronto Argonauts 4 / 6 (66.67%) 127 (16) 126 (16)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5 / 8 (62.50%) 49 (12) 44 (12)
Saskatchewan Roughriders 5 / 9 (55.56%) 120 (40) 120 (40)
Ottawa RedBlacks 4 / 8 (50.00%) 147 (41) 147 (41)

2017 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 17 — OL
  • 16 — DL
  • 14 — WR
  • 8 — DB
  • 8 — LB
  • 4 — RB
  • 2 — TE
  • 1 — DT
  • 1 — K
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 9 — Calgary
  • 7 — Carleton
  • 7 — Montreal
  • 4 — Sherbrooke
  • 4 — Simon Fraser
  • 3 — Laval
  • 3 — McMaster
  • 3 — Regina
  • 3 — Saskatchewan
  • 3 — Wilfrid Laurier
  • 2 — Alberta
  • 2 — California-Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • 2 — Guelph
  • 2 — Manitoba
  • 1 — Bethune-Cookman, British Columbia (UBC), Fordham, Gannon, Grambling State, Henderson State, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, McGill, Mississippi State, Mount Allison, Ottawa, St. Francis Xavier, Toronto, Waterloo, Western Ontario

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) WPG [TOR] Faith Ekakitie (DL) Iowa
1–2 (2) SSK   Cameron Judge (LB) California-Los Angeles (UCLA)
1–3 (3) BC [MTL] Daniel Vandervoort (WR) McMaster
1–4 (4) HAM   Connor McGough (DL) Calgary
1–5 (5) EDM   Nathaniel Behar (WR) Carleton
1–6 (6) CGY [WPG] Randy Colling (DL) Gannon
1–7 (7) BC   Junior Luke (DL) Montreal
1–8 (8) WPG [CGY] Geoff Gray (OL) Manitoba
1–9 (9) OTT   Evan Johnson (OL) Saskatchewan
2–1 (10) TOR   Mason Woods (OL) Idaho
2–2 (11) SSK   Dariusz Bladek (OL) Bethune-Cookman
2–3 (12) MTL   Fabion Foote (DL) McMaster
2–4 (13) HAM   Braden Schram (OL) Calgary
2–5 (14) EDM   Jean-Simon Roy (OL) Laval
2–6 (15) WPG   Qadr Spooner (OL) McGill
2–7 (16) BC   Jeremy Zver (OL) Regina
2–8 (17) CGY   Julan Lynch (WR) Saskatchewan
2–9 (18) OTT   Anthony Gosselin (RB) Sherbrooke
3–1 (19) TOR   Evan Foster (DL) Manitoba
3–2 SSK   Forfeited pick for 2016 Supplemental Draft Pick Kevin Francis  
3–3 (20) MTL   Dondre Wright (DB) Henderson State
3–4 (21) HAM   Kay Okafor (DL) St. Francis Xavier
3–5 (22) EDM   Chris Mulumba-Tshimanga (LB) Maine
3–6 (23) WPG   Abubakar Conteh (DB) Grambling State
3–7 (24) BC   Frederic Chagnon (LB) Montreal
3–8 (25) CGY   Tunde Adeleke (DB) Carleton
3–9 (26) OTT   Eli Ankou (DL) California-Los Angeles (UCLA)
4–1 (27) TOR   Robert Woodson (DB) Calgary
4–2 (28) CGY [SSK] Ante Milanovic-Litre (LB) Simon Fraser
4–3 (29) MTL   Alexander Morrison (WR) British Columbia (UBC)
4–4 (30) SSK [HAM] Antony Auclair (TE) Laval
4–5 (31) EDM   Jordan Hoover (DB) Waterloo
4–6 (32) SSK [MTL, WPG] Eddie Meredith (OL) Western Ontario
4–7 (33) BC   Nathaniel Hamlin (DB) Carleton
4–8 (34) WPG [CGY] Felix Menard-Briere (K) Montreal
4–9 (35) OTT   Louis-Philippe Bourassa (RB) Montreal
5–1 (36) TOR   Nakas Onyeka (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
5–2 (37) SSK   Mitchell Picton (WR) Regina
5–3 (38) HAM [MTL] Justin Vaughn (DL) Fordham
5–4 (39) MTL [HAM] Zach Annen (OL) Carleton
5–5 (40) EDM   Justin Senior (OL) Mississippi State
5–6 (41) EDM [WPG] Kwaku Boateng (DL) Wilfrid Laurier
5–7 (42) BC   Edward Godin (DL) Laval
5–8 (43) CGY   Felix Gacusana, Jr. (OL) Simon Fraser
5–9 (44) OTT   Mathieu Dupuis (DL) Montreal
6–1 (45) MTL [TOR] Malcolm Carter (WR) Carleton
6–2 (46) SSK   Danny Sprukulis (OL) Toronto
6–3 (47) HAM [MTL] Jacob Scarfone (WR) Guelph
6–4 (48) MTL [HAM] Denzel Radford (WR) Calgary
6–5 (49) EDM   Kwabena Asare (OL) Carleton
6–6 (50) WPG   Ian Marouf (DL) Guelph
6–7 (51) BC   Dakota Brush (WR) Mount Allison
6–8 (52) CGY   Alexandre Gagnon (DL) Sherbrooke
6–9 (53) OTT   Austen Hartley (WR) Calgary
7–1 (54) TOR   Justin Herdman (LB) Simon Fraser
7–2 (55) SSK   Alexandre Chevrier (LB) Sherbrooke
7–3 (56) MTL   Ty Cranston (DB) Ottawa
7–4 (57) SSK [HAM] Emmanuel Adusei (DT) Carleton
7–5 (58) HAM [EDM] Brett Golding (OL) Wilfrid Laurier
7–6 (59) WPG   Brendon Thera-Plamondo (WR) Calgary
7–7 (60) BC   Jordan Herdman (LB) Simon Fraser
7–8 (61) CGY   Adam Laurensse (DB) Calgary
7–9 (62) OTT   Ed Ilnicki (RB) Alberta
8–1 (63) TOR   Matthew Carson (DL) Calgary
8–2 (64) SSK   Marc Glaude (OL) Montreal
8–3 (65) MTL   Oumar Toure (TE) Sherbrooke
8–4 (66) HAM   Sean Thomas-Erlington (RB) Montreal
8–5 (67) EDM   Mark Mackie (DL) McMaster
8–6 (68) WPG   Tylor Henry (WR) Alberta
8–7 (69) BC   Mitchell Hillis (WR) Saskatchewan
8–8 (70) CGY   Richard Sindani (WR) Regina
8–9 (71) OTT   Jordan Filippelli (OL) Calgary

Contributors

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Notices

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