Alumni Retirements

Bombers’ Addison Richards retires

August 8, 2017 CFL.ca Staff WINNIPEG — Winnipeg Blue Bombers national receiver Addison Richards has informed the team of his ...
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Randy Chevrier retires as a Stampeder

June 27, 2017 Stampeders.com Staff Longtime long-snapper Randy Chevrier is announcing his retirement from the Canadian Football League as a ...
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Long-time Alouettes offensive lineman Bourke retires

June 18th, 2017 TSN.ca Staff Long-time Montreal Alouettes offensive lineman Josh Bourke is retiring after 10 seasons in the CFL, ...
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Veteran special teams ace Jason Arakgi calls it a career

June 16th, 2017 by CFL.ca Staff SURREY — After almost a decade in BC Lions orange and black, linebacker Jason ...
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Argos’ RB Kendall Hunter retires

June 2, 2017 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO – Kendall Hunter’s stay in the CFL has been short-lived. The Toronto Argonauts announced Friday ...
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Venable informs Argos of retirement

May 31, 2017 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — Toronto Argonaut linebacker Winston Venable informed the club that he is retiring from ...
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Canadian safety Marc-Olivier Brouillette has Retired

CFL.ca Staff REGINA — Long-time Montreal Alouettes safety Marc-Olivier Brouillette is retiring after seven CFL seasons, the Saskatchewan Roughriders announced Saturday ...
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Chad Kackert Announces Retirement From Football on Instagram

Max Rosenberg @maxmillien While no official word has come from the Toronto Argonauts, RB Chad Kackert took to Instagram on ...
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Argos OL Wayne Smith announces retirement

April 28, 2017 Argonauts Staff TORONTO – After 12 seasons in the Canadian Football League, offensive lineman Wayne Smith has ...
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Shawn Gore Announces Retirement From BC Lions

May 4, 2017 by Jamie Cartmell The BC Lions Football Club today announced that receiver Shawn Gore has retired from ...
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Corvey Irvin has retired from the CFL

WINNIPEG, MB., April 21, 2017 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announce this morning that defensive lineman Corvey Irvin is retiring from ...
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Matt Walter Retires from the CFL

Canadian Running Back Matt Walter has announced his retirement from the CFL. The 5'10", 215 lb back had a five-year ...
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Ticats offensive lineman Mathieu Girard retires at 25

by Drew Edwards 3 Down Nation Photo Courtesy THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang Hamilton Tiger-Cats offensive linemen Mathieu Girard is retiring ...
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Nate Coehoorn Retires from the CFL

Courtesy of Nathan Coehoorn Picture courtesy of the esks.com April 9th, 2017 Instagram - nate.coehoorn After a lot of thought ...
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Ryan Smith Announces His Retirement

Rhéanne M. @Wpg_BlueBombers Picture Courtesy of CFL.ca WINNIPEG, MB., March 31, 2017 – Winnipeg Blue Bombers receiver Ryan Smith today announces ...
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Graig Newman Announces Retirement

March 20th, 2017 Riderville Staff The Saskatchewan Roughriders have announced national defensive back Graig Newman is retiring from the Canadian ...
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Lynch calls decision to retire a ‘tough’ one

Published: Friday, March 10, 2017 By JESSE SEVERSON- jseverson@shawmedia.com VIA: http://www.daily-chronicle.com/2017/03/10/niu-football-lynch-calls-decision-to-retire-a-tough-one/a7ifq5i/?page=1 Photo: Courtesy of CFL.ca DeKALB – Jordan Lynch had ...
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Saskatchewan Roughrider Chris Best Announces Retirement

February 23, 2017 Article by Rider Staff Photo Courtesy of Riderville.com VIA: http://www.riderville.com/2017/02/23/chris-best-announces-retirement/ The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today national offensive ...
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Als vet Parker retires; joins coaching staff

February 1, 2017 CFL.ca Staff Picture courtesy of Johany Jutras/CFL VIA: http://www.cfl.ca/2017/01/31/als-vet-parker-retires-joins-coaching-staff/ MONTREAL – After spending his entire eight-year CFL ...
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Henry Burris Retires after 18 Seasons in the CFL

January 24, 2017 Story and photos by CFL.ca Staff VIA: http://www.cfl.ca/2017/01/24/hank-hangs-em-up-burris-confirms-retirement-after-18-seasons/ OTTAWA — After weeks of speculation, Henry Burris has made it ...
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Eric Norwood

Eric Norwood Retires from the CFL

December 6, 2016 Riderville Staff VIA: http://www.riderville.com/2016/12/06/eric-norwood-retires-cfl/ Photo courtesy of the Saskatchewan Roughriders The Saskatchewan Roughriders have announced international defensive ...
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TERRELL MAZE ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

August 9th, 2016 via Rod Pedersen (rodpedersen.com) The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today that international defensive back Terrell Maze has announced ...
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Argos’ Monroe, Smith Announce retirement

TORONTO — The Argos’ defence will be minus a pair of veterans when training camp opens Sunday, as international defensive ...
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Montreal Alouettes – Dominic Picard retires

SHERBROOKE, QUE. — Montreal Alouettes centre Dominic Picard announced on Friday his retirement from professional football, following an accomplished and impressive ...
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Saskatchewan Roughriders receiver Jeremy Kelley retires

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have lost another player to an off-season retirement. International wide receiver Jeremy Kelley has informed the Riders ...
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Jonathan Hefney signs one-day contract, retires in Blue and Gold

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce that defensive back Jonathan Hefney has returned to the organization, signing a one-day contract ...
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Bruce Campbell, Riders lose another player to unexpected retirement

Roughriders American offensive tackle Bruce Campbell has retired from football, filing papers with the CFL. The 27-year-old blocker started 15 ...
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Riders’ defensive tackle George announces retirement

International defensive lineman Tearrius George is retiring from the Canadian Football League, the Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today. “I am stepping ...
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Former Rider Brackenridge announces retirement

One of the CFL’s hardest-hitting defenders is hanging up his cleats, as former Saskatchewan Roughrider Tyron Brackenridge announced his retirement ...
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Maurice Price set to retire

Maurice Price appears set to retire, the Saskatchewan Roughriders confirmed Thursday, as the veteran receiver has filed his retirement papers ...
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Austin Collie intends to retire, Lions announce

It appears Austin Collie’s CFL career is over after one season, as the BC Lions announced Wednesday that Collie has ...
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Former Saskatchewan Roughrider offensive lineman Ben Heenan retires

Ben Heenan, the first player taken in the 2012 CFL draft, announced his retirement Thursday. The six-foot-four, 316-pound offensive lineman ...
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Paul McCallum to officially retire as a Lion

The BC Lions Football Club is pleased to announce that kicker Paul McCallum will sign a one-day contract with the ...
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Éric Deslauriers announces retirement

Montréal – Following a nine-season career in the CFL, all of which with the Alouettes, receiver Éric Deslauriers announced his ...
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CFLer Shea Emry retiring amid concussion concerns

Shea Emry's body feels as good now as it did eight years ago when he was rookie with the Montreal ...
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Veteran Canadian offensive lineman Dean Valli retires after 10 CFL seasons

Canadian offensive lineman Dean Valli retired Monday after 10 seasons with the B.C. Lions. B.C. selected Valli sixth overall in ...
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Alex Suber is retiring as a Winnipeg Blue Bomber

The Bombers announced Friday that Suber has returned to the organization, signing a one-day contract before announcing his retirement from ...
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Jon Cornish retires from Calgary Stampeders

Calgary Stampeders running back Jon Cornish is retiring. "All good things must come to an end," the 31-year-old from New Westminster, ...
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Sitting Down With… Steve Morley

Sitting Down With… is a Blue Bomber Talk series that is featured on the blog on a semi-regular basis. The ...
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Quarterback Robert Marve announces retirement

Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Robert Marve announced his retirement from professional football on Tuesday. “After consulting with my doctors, and ...
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Receiver Ken-Yon Rambo retires a Stampeder

It’s a new business, Rambo Transport, hauling cars in the Dallas area. And if there’s anyone who knows about hauling ...
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Jason Pottinger, Marc Beswick retire from CFL

Ottawa Redblacks linebacker Jason Pottinger and Hamilton Tiger-Cats counterpart Marc Beswick are calling it a career. The two Canadian Football ...
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Reinders retires to fulfill passion for policing

Joel Reinders retired from football on Wednesday, then gave an honest interview as to why. The fact that he didn’t ...
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Argos’ Bradwell retires after six seasons

Canadian wide receiver Mike Bradwell has retired after a six-year career with the Toronto Argonauts. Bradwell was originally selected by ...
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Romby Bryant retires a Stampeder

Romby Bryant put the final Stamp on his CFL career on Monday, signing a contract with the Calgary Stampeders and ...
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Kevin Scott retires from CFL, eyes career in policing

It started with an unexpected phone call from the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Now, after seven years in the CFL (the last ...
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Renaud retires after six CFL seasons

WINNIPEG – After six seasons in the Canadian Football League, all with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, punter Mike Renaud has ...
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