2018 CFL DRAFT TAKES PLACE TONIGHT

2018 CFL DRAFT TAKES PLACE TONIGHT

CFL to host conference call tonight with the top three draft selections at 9:00 p.m. ET

TORONTO (May 3, 2018) – The 2018 Canadian Football League (CFL) Draft will air live on TSN and RDS tonight, beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET. Randy Ambrosie, Commissioner of the CFL, 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, which will be followed by live streaming coverage of the later rounds beginning at 10:00 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 9:00 p.m. ET this evening.

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: Conference call with the top three draft picks
When:  Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
9:00 p.m. ET
Call-In Number: 416.406.0743 / 1.800.898.3989
                         Passcode: 3585954
On the Call:  The top three selections in the 2018 CFL Draft

Attached is the current draft order and below is the first round order (barring any future trades):

  1. Hamilton Tiger-Cats
  2. Montreal Alouettes
  3. BC Lions
  4. Ottawa REDBLACKS
  5. Saskatchewan Roughriders
  6. Hamilton Tiger-Cats
  7. BC Lions
  8. Calgary Stampeders
  9. Toronto Argonauts
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Lucas Barrett Manager, Communications & Public Affairs, Canadian Football League
Lucas Barrett Manager, Communications & Public Affairs, Canadian Football League
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