CFL Global Draft

“Draft Day” in the CFL Opens with the Global Draft

“Draft Day” in the CFL Opens with the Global Draft

Apr 30, 2024 | 11:15am
The Edmonton Elks selected linebacker Eteva Mauga-Clements first overall in the CFL’s global draft Tuesday. The six-foot-four, 218-pound Mauga-Clements, from American Samoa, last played football at the University of Nebraska in 2022. He participated in the CFL’s national combine last month, posting a 4.73-second 40-yard dash time, a 35-inch vertical leap and 13 reps in […]

Rider sign 2022 Global Draft pick LB Lukas Ruoss

May 2, 2023 | 11:06am

  The Saskatchewan Roughriders have agreed to terms with global linebacker Lukas Ruoss. Ruoss was selected by Saskatchewan in the second round, 14th overall, of the 2022 CFL Global Draft. He played the 2022 season with the Reign Fire of the European Football League where he tallied 62 tackles, six tackles for loss and three […]

Riders add three from global draft

May 3, 2022 | 11:15am

  The Saskatchewan Roughriders have added some international flavour to their roster as they made three selections from the CFL’s Global Draft on Tuesday morning. The Roughriders selected linebacker Jordan Genmark Heath from Sweden with the 5th overall selection in the draft. Genmark Heath spent time in the NCAA with a pair of highly regarded […]

Ich bin ein Saskatchewan Roughrider!

Apr 15, 2021 | 11:59am

The Riders have added four players in Thursday’s Global Draft. With the 5th-overall pick the 5 Riders took fullback Christopher Ezeala of Germany. He was part of the Baltimore Ravens in 2018-19 through their International Pathways program. Born in Munich, Ezeala’s been playing football in Germany since he was 13. At 5-11, 248 lbs he […]