2015 CFL ALL-STARS ANNOUNCED

2015 CFL ALL-STARS ANNOUNCED

16 first-time CFL All-Stars and eight nationals make this year’s All-Star team

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 — TORONTO – The Canadian Football league unveiled the 2015 CFL All-Stars today.

The All-Stars were selected by the Football Reporters of Canada (FRC) and the league’s head coaches.

This is the 53rd year in which the CFL has named an All-Star team in recognition of the season's best performers.

In total, 75 voters selected the 27 All-Stars.

 

Position

Name

Team

Quarterback

Henry Burris

Ottawa REDBLACKS

Running Backs

Andrew Harris*

BC Lions

 

Tyrell Sutton

Montreal Alouettes

Receivers

Eric Rogers

Calgary Stampeders

 

Adarius Bowman

Edmonton Eskimos

 

Derel Walker

Edmonton Eskimos

 

Emmanuel Arceneaux

BC Lions

Centre

Jon Gott*

Ottawa REDBLACKS

Offensive Guards

Brendon LaBatte*

Saskatchewan Roughriders

 

Spencer Wilson*

Calgary Stampeders

Offensive Tackles

SirVincent Rogers

Ottawa REDBLACKS

 

Jovan Olafioye

BC Lions

Defensive Ends

John Bowman

Montreal Alouettes

 

Jamaal Westerman*

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Defensive Tackles

Ted Laurent*

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

 

Almondo Sewell

Edmonton Eskimos

Linebackers

Adam Bighill

BC Lions

 

Simoni Lawrence

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

 

Winston Venable

Montreal Alouettes

Cornerbacks

John Ojo

Edmonton Eskimos

 

Abdul Kanneh

Ottawa REDBLACKS

Defensive Backs

Emanuel Davis

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

 

Aaron Grymes

Edmonton Eskimos

Safety

Craig Butler*

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Kicker

Rene Paredes*

Calgary Stampeders

Punter

Richie Leone

BC Lions

Special Teams

Brandon Banks

Hamilton Tiger-Cats


*Indicates Nationals

BY THE NUMBERS

15
– All-Stars from the West Division
12 – All-Stars from the East Division
8 – Nationals named CFL All-Stars
6 – All-Stars with consecutive selections (Brandon Banks, Adarius Bowman, Brendon LaBatte, Ted Laurent, Jovan Olafioye, Almondo Sewell)
3 – All-Stars with three consecutive selections (Brendon LaBatte, Jovan Olafioye, Almondo Sewell)
1 – All-Star with five-straight selections (Jovan Olafioye).

TEAM BREAKDOWN

5 – BC Lions, Edmonton Eskimos, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
4 – Ottawa REDBLACKS
3 – Calgary Stampeders, Montreal Alouettes
1 – Saskatchewan Roughriders, Winnipeg Blue Bombers

MULTIPLE CAREER CFL ALL-STAR SELECTIONS

5 – Jovan Olafioye
4 – Brendon LaBatte
3 – Adam Bighill, Almondo Sewell, Rene Paredes
2 – Brandon Banks, Adarius Bowman, John Bowman, Henry Burris, Andrew Harris, Ted Laurent 

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