HAMILTON (September 14, 2016) – The Canadian Football League (CFL), the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the City of Hamilton invite media to attend a reception tomorrow at Tim Hortons Field to celebrate the induction of the Class of 2016 into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.

The Class of 2016 will be presented with their jackets and honoured by those present. The public induction to the Hall of Fame will take place the following evening when the Tiger-Cats host the Montreal Alouettes.

Media outlets wishing to attend must RSVP directly to Mark DeNobile ( to confirm attendance.


Canadian Football Hall of Fame Reception


Thursday, September 15, 2016
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET


Entrance: Gate 3 Premium Entrance (Melrose Ave)

Reception: belairdirect Champions Club (Level 4)

Tim Hortons Field

64 Melrose Ave N.

Hamilton ON

In attendance

Class of 2016, Canadian Football Hall of Fame: Doug Brown, Rodney Harding, Don McDonald, Derrell Mitchell, James West

Executive Director Mark DeNobile, Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Commissioner Jeffrey L. Orridge and League representatives, Canadian Football League

Bob Young, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Representatives, City of Hamilton

League sponsors



Mark DeNobile

Executive Director, Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Paulo Senra

Director, Communications, Canadian Football League

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