PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 2

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 2

Four players fined from Week 2

TORONTO (August 19, 2021) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today:

Hamilton Tiger-Cats fullback Felix Garand-Gauthier was fined for an illegal block on Saskatchewan Roughriders safety Mike Edem.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats fullback Nikola Kalinic was fined for spearing Saskatchewan Roughriders defensive back Ed Gainey.

Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Nigel Harris was fined for a tourist hit on Hamilton Tiger-Cats punter Joel Whitford.

Saskatchewan Roughriders defensive lineman Garrett Marino was fined for a tourist hit on Hamilton Tiger-Cats offensive lineman John Yarbrough.

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

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