10 Canadians make NFL rosters on opening weekend 2019

Canadian performances of 2019 NFL season

With the NFL season about to begin and the initial 53-man rosters have been set. Here are the profiles of the fortunate 10 who have made the cut so far.

DL Eli Ankou – Jacksonville Jaguars
Height: 6-3   Weight: 325   Age: 25  Born: 6/8/1994 Ottawa , ON  College: UCLA  Experience: 3rd season  High School: St. Peter Catholic HS [Canada]; Red Lion Christian Acad. [Baer, DE]

TE Antony Auclair – Tampa Bay Buccaneers 
Height: 6-6   Weight: 256   Age: 26  Born: 5/28/1993 Notre-Dame-des-Pins , QC  College: Laval (Canada)  Experience: 3rd season  High School: Champlain Coll. Lenoxville [Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada]

DL Christian Covington – Dallas Cowboys
Height: 6-2   Weight: 300   Age: 25  Born: 10/16/1993 Vancouver , BC  College: Rice  Experience: 5th season  High School: Vancouver College School [British Columbia, Canada]

DL Tyrone Crawford – Dallas Cowboys
Height: 6-4   Weight: 285   Age: 29  Born: 11/22/1989 Windsor , ON  College: Boise State  Experience: 8th season  High School: Catholic Central HS [Windsor, Ontario, Canada]

OL Laurent Duvernay-Tardif – Kansas City Chiefs
Height: 6-5   Weight: 321   Age: 28  Born: 2/11/1991 Mont-Saint-Hilaire , QC  College: McGill (Canada)  Experience: 6th season  High School: College Andre-Grasset [Montreal, Quebec, Canada]

LS L.P. Ladouceur – Dallas Cowboys 
Height: 6-5   Weight: 256   Age: 38  Born: 3/13/1981 Montreal , QC  College: California  Experience: 15th season  High School: Notre Dame HS [Montreal, Canada]; John Abbott Coll.[Ste.-Anne-de-Bellevue, Can.]

DL David Onyemata – New Orleans Saints
Height: 6-4   Weight: 300   Age: 26  Born: 11/13/1992 Lagos Nigeria  College: Manitoba (Canada)  Experience: 4th season  High School: Chris Land HS [Lagos, Nigeria]

DL Nathan Shepherd – New York Jets
Height: 6-4  Weight: 315   Age: 25  Born: 10/9/1993 Ajax , ON  College: Fort Hays State  Experience: 2nd season  High School: J. CLarke Richardson Collegiate School [Ajax, Ontario, Canada]

LB Alex Singleton – Philadelphia Eagles (practice roster)
Height: 6-2   Weight: 240   Age: 25  Born: 12/7/1993 Thousand Oaks , CA  College: Montana State  Experience: 1st season  High School: Thousand Oaks High School [Thousand Oaks , CA]

DL Brent Urban – Tennessee Titans
Height: 6-7   Weight: 300   Age: 28  Born: 5/5/1991 Brampton , ON  College: Virginia  Experience: 6th season  High School: Lorne Park Secondary School [Mississauga, Ontario, Canada]

Source: TSN.ca, NFL.com


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