19 Results for tag: Retirement
January 4, 2018
REGINA — After an 11-year CFL career, veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf has decided to hang up his cleats.
The 34-year-old was with the Saskatchewan Roughriders for eight seasons before departing in 2016, landing a deal with the rival Edmonton Eskimos. After his release from the Esks in 2017, he ...
September 2, 2017
HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced Saturday that national defensive back Craig Butler has announced his retirement
from the Canadian Football League and will join the team’s coaching staff as Assistant Coach.
“Craig has been, and will continue to be, a valuable member of our organiza...
August 8, 2017
WINNIPEG — Winnipeg Blue Bombers national receiver Addison Richards has informed the team of his intentions to retire from professional football.
Richards was originally selected 11th overall by Winnipeg in the 2015 CFL Draft. He saw action in 17 games through his career, including 12 in 2016.
June 27, 2017
Longtime long-snapper Randy Chevrier is announcing his retirement
from the Canadian Football League as a member of the Calgary Stampeders.
The Montreal native’s career started with 23 games over the 2002 and 2003 seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos and he finished his playing days with three games for the Saskat...
June 16th, 2017
by CFL.ca Staff
SURREY — After almost a decade in BC Lions orange and black, linebacker Jason Arakgi has elected to retire. He announced he is stepping away from football Friday night after he helped the Leos close out the pre-season with a convincing win over the Saskatchewan ...
June 2, 2017
TORONTO – Kendall Hunter’s stay in the CFL has been short-lived. The Toronto Argonauts announced Friday that Hunter is retiring from professional football.
The former NFL running back for the San Francisco 49ers joined the Argos exactly three months ago.
The 5-foot-7, 200-pound native of Tyler, Texas, ...
May 31, 2017
TORONTO — Toronto Argonaut linebacker Winston Venable informed the club that he is retiring from football effective immediately. Venable was signed as a free agent on February 14, 2017.
The 29-year-old signed with the Alouettes in 2013 and played his entire four-year CFL career in Montreal. In his rookie ...
REGINA — Long-time Montreal Alouettes safety Marc-Olivier Brouillette is retiring after seven CFL seasons, the Saskatchewan Roughriders announced Saturday.
Brouillette confirmed reports on Twitter on Saturday afternoon before the Riders later made the announcement.
Brouillette, 31, signed with the Riders this off-season after ...
While no official word has come from the Toronto Argonauts, RB Chad Kackert took to Instagram on Friday evening to seemingly announce his retirement
from football. Stating he now, “used to play football”.
Kackert is most known for his performance in the 100th Grey Cup where he earned Grey Cup MVP.
April 28, 2017
TORONTO – After 12 seasons in the Canadian Football League, offensive lineman Wayne Smith has announced his retirement
from professional football.
Originally selected by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats first overall in the in the 2014 CFL Draft, Smith went on to suit up for 183 regular season games, eight playoff games and ...