Williams fined; additional fine announced from Week 9

TORONTO (August 18, 2022) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) has announced:

  • Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Duke Williams has been fined for violating the league’s security protocol in last week’s game against Edmonton.

An additional fine has been handed down from Week 9:

  • Edmonton Elks linebacker Matthew Thomas has been fined for a high hit on BC Lions receiver Keon Hatcher.

As per league policy, the amounts of the player fines were not disclosed.

Lucas Barrett

Associate Vice-President, Communications & Public Affairs, Canadian Football League

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