2017 CFL ALL-STARS ANNOUNCED

2017 CFL ALL-STARS ANNOUNCED

13 first-time CFL All-Stars and eight national players named to this year’s All-Star team

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 — TORONTO (December 4, 2017) – The Canadian Football league unveiled the 2017 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 55th year in which the CFL has named an All-Star team in recognition of the season's best performers.

In total, 71 voters selected 27 All-Stars.

*Indicates national player

2017 CFL ALL-STARS

Position

Name

Team

Quarterback

Mike Reilly

Edmonton Eskimos

Running Backs

Andrew Harris*

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Receivers

Brandon Zylstra

Edmonton Eskimos

 

Greg Ellingson

Ottawa REDBLACKS

 

S.J. Green

Toronto Argonauts

 

Bryan Burnham

BC Lions

 

Duron Carter

Saskatchewan Roughriders

Centre

Sean McEwen*

Toronto Argonauts

Offensive Guards

Brendon LaBatte*

Saskatchewan Roughriders

 

Matt O’Donnell*

Edmonton Eskimos

Offensive Tackles

Stanley Bryant

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

 

Chris Van Zeyl*

Toronto Argonauts

Defensive Ends

Charleston Hughes

Calgary Stampeders

 

Willie Jefferson

Saskatchewan Roughriders

Defensive Tackles

Micah Johnson

Calgary Stampeders

 

Almondo Sewell

Edmonton Eskimos

Linebackers

Alex Singleton*

Calgary Stampeders

 

Solomon Elimimian

BC Lions

Cover Linebacker

Kenny Ladler

Edmonton Eskimos

Cornerbacks

Chris Randle

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

 

Ciante Evans

Calgary Stampeders

Defensive Backs

Ed Gainey

Saskatchewan Roughriders

 

T.J. Heath

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Safety

Taylor Loffler*

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Kicker

Rene Paredes*

Calgary Stampeders

Punter

Ty Long

BC Lions

Special Teams

Roy Finch

Calgary Stampeders


TEAM BREAKDOWN

– Calgary Stampeders
– Edmonton Eskimos and Winnipeg Blue Bombers,
4 – Saskatchewan Roughriders
3 – BC Lions and Toronto Argonauts
1 – Ottawa REDBLACKS

BY THE NUMBERS

23 – All-Stars from the West Division
4 – All-Stars from the East Division
8 – National CFL All-Stars

MULTIPLE CAREER CFL ALL-STAR SELECTIONS

5x – Almondo Sewell and Brendon LaBatte
4x – Solomon Elimimian, Andrew Harris, Charleston Hughes and Rene Paredes
3x – Stanley Bryant
2x – Duron Carter, Ciante Evans, S.J. Green, T.J. Heath, Micah Johnson, Taylor Loffler and Chris Van Zeyl.