BC Lions agree to terms with seven from 2017 CFL Draft class; add two

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(Vancouver) The BC Lions Football Club is pleased to announce that seven members of its 2017 CFL Draft class have agreed to terms on contracts with the team.

Player

Position

School

Section

Jeremy Zver

Offensive Lineman

Regina

2nd Rnd, 16th Ovrl

Frederic Chagon

Linebacker

Montreal

3rd Rnd, 24th Ovrl

Nate Hamlin

Defensive Back

Carleton

4th Rnd, 33rd Ovrl

Edward Godin

Defensive Lineman

Laval

5th Rnd, 42nd Ovrl

Dakota Brush

Fullback

Mount Allison

6th Rnd, 51st Ovrl

Jordan Herdman

Linebacker

Simon Fraser

7th Rnd, 60th Ovrl

Mitchell Hillis

Receiver

Saskatchewan

8th Rnd, 69th Ovrl


The club also announced that it has added Simon Fraser offensive lineman Evan Telford along with national quarterback Frederic PaquettePerrault from McGill University under the CFL’s quarterback internship program.

First-year Leos will arrive at the team’s practice facility at various times on Wednesday before making their way to Kamloops tomorrow evening. The Lions will hold a three-day mini-camp from Thursday, May 25 to Saturday, May 27 before the entire team hits the field on Sunday.