LEAGUE PERSONNEL, PLAYER AND PROSPECT AVAILABILITY AT CFL COMBINE PRESENTED BY NEW ERA ANNOUNCED

LEAGUE PERSONNEL, PLAYER AND PROSPECT AVAILABILITY AT CFL COMBINE PRESENTED BY NEW ERA ANNOUNCED

Players, coaches, GMs, national and global prospects available during week of March 23-28

TORONTO (February 27, 2020) – In anticipation of the upcoming Canadian Football League (CFL) season, the 2020 Media Car Wash with players-to-be-named from all nine CFL clubs is set to take place from March 23-24 at Studio City Toronto. Coaches and general managers will be available by request on March 25.

Players eligible to be selected at the CFL Global Draft on April 16 or the CFL Draft on April 30 will be available throughout the CFL Combine presented by New Era from March 26-28. The prospect pool includes those who advance through the Eastern, Ontario and Western Regional Combines, Canadian players and global players. Currently confirmed prospects, including the first 24 global player invitees, can be found here. The complete list of international participants will be named following the three remaining CFL Global Combines in Denmark, Brazil and Mexico.

In addition, the 2020 Canadian Football Hall of Fame induction class will be available for interviews on March 24. This year’s inductees will be named closer to the event. Darren Hackwood, Associate Vice President, Officiating, will also be available for comment on this year’s slate of proposed rule changes on March 27.

All media requests must be made to Lucas Barrett at lbarrett@cfl.ca by no later than Wednesday, March 18.

MEDIA AVAILABILITY SCHEDULE

March 23

Venue

Details

Studio City Toronto
915 Lake Shore Blvd. E
Toronto
M4M 1B4

• CFL players (to be named at a later date)
• Throughout the day

March 24

Venue

Details

Studio City Toronto

• CFL players (to be named at a later date)
• Throughout the day

The Westin Harbour Castle
1 Harbour Sq.
Toronto
M5J 1A6

• 2020 Canadian Football Hall of Fame induction class
• Inductees to be named at a later date
• Timing TBD

March 25

Venue

Details

The Westin Harbour Castle
or by phone

• CFL coaches and general managers
• 1-3 p.m. ET
• By request only

March 26

Venue

Details

The Westin Harbour Castle

• Global and national prospects
• By request only

Phone only

• Darren Hackwood, Associate Vice President, Officiating, CFL
• By request only

March 27

Event

CFL Combine presented by New Era – Day One

Venue

Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport
100 Devonshire Pl.
Toronto
M5S 2C9

Order of testing

WR, DB, RB, LB, QB, DL, OL

Schedule

Time

Event

 

2 p.m.

• Vertical jump

 

4 p.m.

• Bench press

Players will be made available by request after the completion of all testing.

March 28

Event

CFL Combine presented by New Era – Day Two

Venues

Varsity Stadium Bubble
   299 Bloor St. W
   Toronto
   M5S 1W2
Alumni Field at York University
   NW Gate
   Toronto
   M3J 3M4

Schedule

Time

Event

 

9 a.m.

(Varsity Stadium Bubble)

OL, DL begin circuit:
• 40-yard dash
• Short shuttle
• 3-cone drill
• Broad jump

 

10 a.m.

OL, DL:
• Individual drills
• 1-on-1s

 

10:45 a.m.

• Long-snappers workout

 

11 a.m.

RB, LB, QB, DB, WR begin circuit:
• 40-yard dash
• Short shuttle
• 3-cone drill
• Broad jump

 

1 p.m.

RB, LB, QB:
• Individual drills
• 1-on-1s

 

2 p.m.

WR, DB:
• Individual drills
• 1-on-1s

 

5 p.m.

Alumni Field at York University

• Kickers showcase

Players will be made available by request after the completion of all testing.

Contact us
Lucas Barrett Director, Communications & Public Affairs, Canadian Football League
Lucas Barrett Director, Communications & Public Affairs, Canadian Football League
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