PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 5

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 5

A.C. Leonard suspended two games and two players fined from Week 5

TORONTO (September 10, 2021) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today:

Saskatchewan Roughriders defensive lineman A.C. Leonard failed to provide a sample for drug testing as outlined in the joint CFL-CFLPA drug policy, which results in an automatic two-game suspension. The suspension will be effective immediately.

Toronto Argonauts linebacker Travis Feeney was fined for a high block on Hamilton Tiger-Cats long snapper Gordon Whyte.

Montreal Alouettes linebacker Jermaine Grace was fined for a blindside block on Ottawa REDBLACKS punter Richie Leone.

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

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