2017 CFL DRAFT TAKES PLACE TONIGHT

2017 CFL DRAFT TAKES PLACE TONIGHT

CFL to host Conference call tonight with the top-three draft picks at 8:00 p.m. ET

Sunday, May 7, 2017 — TORONTO (May 7, 2017) – The 2017 Canadian Football League (CFL) Draft will air live on TSN and RDS tonight, beginning at 7:00pm ET. Jim Lawson, Chairman of the CFL Board of Governors, will announce the selections for the first two rounds live from the CFL ON TSN studio. TSN will televise two hours of live #CFLDraft coverage on TSN and will be followed by live streaming coverage of the later rounds beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET through TSN.ca and the TSN GO mobile app for TSN subscribers.

National media are invited to attend a media conference call with the top-three selections from the draft, held at 8:00 p.m. ET.

Media and fans can follow the draft using CFL.ca’s Draft Tracker and the CFL’s other draft resources. A copy of the CFL Draft Guide is attached.

TOP-THREE DRAFT SELECTIONS CONFERENCE CALL DETAILS:

What: Post-draft conference call with the top three draft picks

When:  Sunday, May 7th, 2017

8:00 p.m. ET

Call-In Number: 416.406.0743 / 1.800.898.3989

                         Passcode: 4723430

On the Call:  The top three selections in the 2017 CFL Draft