OTTAWA REDBLACKS FINED FOR ROSTER VIOLATION
Ottawa fined for practicing with an ineligible player
Monday, September 12, 2016 — TORONTO (September 12, 2016) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today that the Ottawa REDBLACKS have been fined $5,000 after determining that a player illegally practiced with the Club while on the 6-game injured list. This action constitutes a violation of the CFL bylaws.
In addition to the fine, the REDBLACKS will have $6,761 deducted from their 2016 salary cap.