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Andre Durie Andre Durie
 
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  • Andre Durie
 
  • HT:
    5.10
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  • WT:
    199
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  • Birthdate:
    1981-07-27
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  • Born:
    Mississauga, ON
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  • College:
    York
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  • Team:
    8
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  • CFL:
    8
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  • Status:
    National
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Extended his contract with Toronto on January 6, 2014.

 

2013: Dressed and started in 17 regular season games for Toronto as SB…Week 3, recorded his fourth career 100+ receiving yard game with 7 catches for 100 yards and 1 touchdown while adding 1 rush for 22 yards in a loss against SSK...Week 4, had his regular season high in receiving yards with 108 yards on 6 catches in a win against Winnipeg…Week 13, recorded season-high receptions with 9 for 64 yards and 1 touchdown in a win against Calgary…Week 17, made three (3) receptions for 39 yards and 1 touchdown in win vs Winnipeg to help clinch the playoff spot…2013 Playoffs Dressed as SB for Toronto…Recorded season high in receiving yards with 115 on 3 catches...

2012 : Started in 14  regular season games for Toronto… Week 2, Started in home opener and recorded his second career 100+ receiving yard game…Recorded career-high for receptions in a game and led team with 10 catches for 118 yards in a win versus Calgary… Week 3, Started at SB and Led the team in receiving with nine (9) catches for 72 yards in a loss to Hamilton… Week 4, Started SB, Recorded five (5) catches for 91 yards in a win versus Winnipeg… Week 17,  Started at SB and recorded six  (6) catches for 128 yards in a loss to Winnipeg...Week 18, Caught six (6) passes for 40 yards and  two (2) touchdowns in a win versus Sask…2012 Playoffs Dressed and caught five (5) passes for 54 yards…rushed once  for five (5) yards in a win versus Edmonton in  Eastern Semi-Final…Dressed and caught six (6) passes for 66 yards in a win at Montreal in Eastern Final…2012 Grey Cup Dressed and caught three (3) passes for 31 yards including one (1) for a touchdown…one (1) rush for negative five (5) yards and a fumble in a win against Calgary.

2011: Dressed in 17 regular season games with fourteen (14) starts for Toronto…Week 1, Started at RB/SB and returned kickoffs in win at Calgary...Led team with 4 passes for 59 yards, LG 25 and returned 2 kickoffs for 38 yards, LG 22…Finished with 107 all-purpose yards...Week 2, Started at RB/SB and played ST in loss at Winnipeg...Caught 3 passes for 43 yards, LG 22...Week 3, Started at RB/SB and returned kicks in loss at Montreal...Caught 2 passes for 34 yards, LG 25, and returned 4 kickoffs for 94 yards, LG 32...Week 4, Started at RB/SB in loss vs. Winnipeg...Rushed 3 times for 42 yards, including his longest career run from scrimmage at 36 yards (23/07/11)... Week 5, Started at SB/RB and returned kicks in loss at Edmonton...Caught team-high 5 passes for 32 yards, LG 16… Week 6, Started at SB/RB and played KR in loss vs. Montreal…Caught 6 passes for 46 yards, LG 16...Week 7, Started at SB/RB and played KR in loss at Hamilton...Achieved his second-highest receiving yards game of his career with 4 receptions for 76 yards and his second-career TD from Cleo Lemon and returned 3 kickoffs for 64 yards, LG 31…Week 8, Started at SB/RB and played KR in win vs. Saskatchewan…Caught team-high 6 passes for 46 yards, LG 12... Week 10, Started at RB/SB and played KR in loss vs. B.C...Caught 3 passes for team-high 29 yards, LG 11 and returned 3 kickoffs for 48 yards, LG25...Week 11, Started at RB/SB and returned kicks in loss at B.C....Caught 3 passes for 47 yards, LG 29…Week 12, Started at SB/RB and returned kicks in loss at Saskatchewan…Caught 5 passes for 71 yards, LG 28, and a touchdown… Week 18, Dressed at backup SB/RB and returned kicks in win at Winnipeg…Returned 3 kickoffs for 67 yards, LG 28.

2010: Dressed in and started 18 regular season games for Toronto… Week 1, Made first career CFL start at RB/SB (01/07/10) in Canada Day season opener at Calgary…Caught 3 passes for a team-high 58 yards and carried once for 12 yards…Week 2, Started at RB/SB in win at Winnipeg and caught 2 passes for 24 yards, LG 14, with 2 carries for  0 yards…Week 3, Started at RB/SB in win vs. Calgary…Caught 3 passes for 29 yards, LG 12, and forced a Calgary defender to fumble, when Toronto turned the ball over, preventing a big gain…Week 4, Started at SB/RB in win vs. B.C. and caught a team-high 5 passes for team-high 50 yards, LG 14… Week 7, Started at RB/SB in win vs. Montreal…Made his first-career TD reception (14/08/10) on a 17-yard pass from Cleo Lemon to start the third quarter…Finished with 3 catches for 35 yards, LG 17, 1 TD and one carry for 13 yards…Week 8, Started at SB/RB in loss vs. Hamilton and had a career game on offence… Achieved personal career-highs by catching 7 passes for 69 yards and rushed 1 time for 15 yards for a personal-best 84 yards from scrimmage...Named CFL Canadian Player of the Week for the first time in his career…Week 10, Started at RB/SB in loss at B.C…Finished with a single-game career-high 95 receiving yards on 5 catches, including a career-long reception of 57 yards from Cleo Lemon in the first quarter…Left late in the game with injury and did not return… Named Runner-Up, CFL Canadian Player of the Week… Week 11, Started at RB/SB in win vs. Winnipeg…Caught 3 passes for 13 yards, LG 8…Week 12, Started at RB/SB in Touchdown Atlantic loss vs. Edmonton…Caught 3 passes for 29 yards, LG 24…Also had 3 kickoff returns for 34 yards, LG 24…Week 13, Started at RB/SB and played kickoff returner in loss vs. Saskatchewan… Caught 5 passes for 52 yards, LG 19 and did not return any kicks… Week 14, Started at RB/SB in win at Saskatchewan…Caught 2 passes for 29 yards, LG 20, and had 2 carries for 5 yards, LG 3…Made 1 DT on a Saskatchewan interception return…Week 15, Started at RB/SB and caught 1 pass for 6 yards in loss vs. Hamilton…Made 3 DT on two Hamilton interceptions and a Ticats’ fumble recovery…Week 16, Started at SB/RB and returned kickoffs in win at Winnipeg…Caught 2 passes for 18 yards, LG 13, and returned 2 kickoffs for 39 yards, LG 21…Week 17, Started at RB/SB and returned kickoffs in loss vs. Montreal…Caught 2 passes for 15 yards, LG 9, and had 2 kickoff returns for 33 yards, LG 18…Week 18, Started at SB/RB and returned kicks in win at Montreal…Caught 5 passes for 70 yards, LG 29, and returned 7 punts for 33 yards, LG 11…2010 Playoffs Started at SB/WR and returned kicks in Eastern Semi-Final win at Hamilton…Caught 1 pass for 11 yards and returned 2 kickoffs for 9 yards, LG 14…Started at RB/KR in Eastern Final loss at Montreal…Caught 1 pass for 25 yards and 1 pass for 8 yards.

2009: Extended contract with Argonauts on December 17, 2009…Dressed in 18 games at backup running back, slotback and kick returner for the Argonauts...Led the team (seventh in the CFL) and set a single-season career-high with 1,033 kickoff return yards on 43 kickoff returns, LG 84...His kickoff return yards total was the fourth-highest single-season output by an Argos player ever (behind Dominique Dorsey, Raghib Ismail and Michael Clemons)...Finished second on the team with 1,059 combined yards… Weeks 1-5, Dressed at backup RB and played ST...Week 6, Made regular season debut at slotback (07/08/09) and played ST, making 1 ST tackle, in loss at Montreal…Week 7, Dressed at backup SB and made first career CFL reception (14/08/09) for an 8-yard gain while also playing ST in loss vs. BC… Week 8, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner in loss vs. Calgary…Returned 6 kickoffs for an impressive 149 yards, LG 35, tipped a Burke Dales punt and forced Titus Ryan to fumble a punt return which resulted in an Argos’ touchdown…Named Runner-Up for CFL Special Teams Player of the Week… Week 9, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner in loss at Hamilton… Had a solid effort as a returner with 6 kick returns for 189 yards (the fourth-highest kickoff return output by an Argo in a single game), including a spectacular return for 82 yards… Also made 1 catch for 16 yards and 1 ST tackle on the night…Earned CFL Special Teams Player of the Week honours for the first time in his career…Week 10, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner… made 2 ST tackles and returned 5 kickoffs for 105 yards, AVG 21.0, LG 29 in win vs. Hamilton… Week 11, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner in loss at BC…Had 1 KR for 9 yards on the night… Week 12, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner in loss at Winnipeg… Returned a fumble 3 yards for his first touchdown of the season when teammate Kyle Jones blocked a Mike Renaud punt early in the fourth quarter…Week 13, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner in loss vs. Montreal and returned 3 kickoffs for 114 yards, LG 48, 38.0 AVG…Week 14, Dressed at backup SB and KR and recorded 4 kickoff returns for 91 yards, LG 30, in loss at Saskatchewan…Week 15, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner and returned 3 kickoffs for 49 yards, LG 18, in loss vs. Edmonton… Week 16, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner, returning 2 kickoffs for 54 yards, LG 40, in loss vs. Hamilton… Week 17, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner, returning 7 kickoffs for 102 yards, LG 33, in loss at Edmonton...Week 18, Dressed at backup SB and kick returner, returning 6 kicks for 171 yards (the fifth-highest single-game output by an Argonauts player ever), LG 84.

2008: Started season on nine-game injured list with a hand injury sustained in pre-season game at Montreal…Dressed in 9 games…Week 10, Returned lineup and made 2008 debut playing RB and special teams…Made 1 ST tackle in loss at Montreal…Dressed at backup RB and played special teams from Weeks 11 to 18…Week 13, Dressed at backup RB and played ST…Carried 2 times for 5 yards, and returned 2 kickoffs for 43 yards in loss vs Calgary…Week 14, Dressed as backup RB and played ST, making season-high 3 ST tackles in loss vs BC.

2007: Attended CFL Evaluation Camp in March in Toronto prior to joining the Argos… Signed with Toronto as a free agent on May 10, 2007…Dressed in 5 games, missing 5 due to injury, as a backup RB, special teams player and occasionally lined up at kick returner in his rookie campaign in Toronto…Dressed for both pre-season games versus Montreal and was placed on the Argos’ practice roster to begin the season…Week 3, made CFL debut as a backup RB and scored a touchdown on the first carry of his career in win over Calgary (12/07/07)…Week 6, dressed as backup RB but became feature tailback when John Avery left game with injury…Scored the game-tying touchdown on a 1-yard plunge in the fourth quarter at Montreal…2007 Playoffs On active roster but did not dress in East Final versus Winnipeg.

Played three seasons at York University, sitting out the 2006 campaign with a knee injury...Set an OUA record for single game rushing yards with 349 and single-season York records for rushing yards (1,367), scoring (96 points) and rushing touchdowns (15...Set a York record for career rushing touchdowns with 23...2006 Sat out entire campaign recovering form a knee injury...2005 Played in two games for York, carrying the ball 30 times for 194 yards (LG 28) before suffering a season-ending knee injury in a game versus Queen’s...2004 Started eight games for the Lions at running back and registered 148 carries for 1367 yards and 15 touchdowns (LG 78)...Finished season with four 200+ yard games including a 334 yard, four touchdown performance versus Windsor on October 16...Added 12 receptions for 118 and one touchdown on the season...Tallied four kick returns for 73 yards...Tied a CIS single-game record with six touchdowns to lead York to a 55-33 win over Waterloo...2003 Registered 85 carries for 845 yards (9.9 AVG) and 7 touchdowns to accompany 21 punt returns for 391 yards and 12 kick returns for 352 yards.

Andre currently resides in Burlington, Ontario and has two children, Malcolm (10), who has been diagnosed with autism, and Cian (8).  He is the son of Melva Durie and has two older brothers named Wayne and Kyron and a younger sister named Brianna. He credits Kyron with introducing him to football.  Nicknamed “Slick”, Andre spent the off-season working for Community Living Mississauga as a support worker and with the Children’s Aid Society. As a child, he idolized Michael “Pinball” Clemons, along with Michael Jordan and Emmett Smith.   A member of the Mississauga Warriors of the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) in 2001, Andre established a league record for rushing touchdowns (22) as well as rushing touchdowns in a single game (6). He also played at St. Joseph High School in Mississauga.  In June 2013 he was named Mississauga’s Professional Athlete of the Year.

 

Receiving

Name
Yearsort
Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
DURIE, A 2007 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2008 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2009 TOR 2 25 12.5 16 0
DURIE, A 2010 TOR 54 632 11.7 57 1
DURIE, A 2011 TOR 54 665 12.3 43 4
DURIE, A 2012 TOR 70 842 12.0 50 5
DURIE, A 2013 TOR 92 986 10.7 48 3
DURIE, A 2014 TOR 19 214 11.3 34 1
Career Total 291 3,364 11.6 57 14
 

Rushing

Name
Yearsort
Team Att Yards Avg Long TD
DURIE, A 2007 TOR 5 36 7.2 0 2
DURIE, A 2008 TOR 2 5 2.5 0 0
DURIE, A 2009 TOR 1 1 1.0 1 0
DURIE, A 2010 TOR 11 70 6.4 15 0
DURIE, A 2011 TOR 18 106 5.9 36 0
DURIE, A 2012 TOR 6 34 5.7 22 0
DURIE, A 2013 TOR 16 107 6.7 22 0
DURIE, A 2014 TOR 3 23 7.7 13 0
Career Total 62 382 6.2 36 2
 
 

Kick Returns

Name
Yearsort
Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
DURIE, A 2007 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2008 TOR 2 43 21.5 23 0
DURIE, A 2009 TOR 43 1,033 24.0 84 0
DURIE, A 2010 TOR 7 106 15.1 24 0
DURIE, A 2011 TOR 21 440 21.0 38 0
DURIE, A 2012 TOR 1 0 0.0 0 0
Career Total 74 1,622 21.9 84 0
 

Punt Returns

Name
Yearsort
Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
DURIE, A 2007 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2008 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2009 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2010 TOR 7 33 4.7 0 0
DURIE, A 2011 TOR 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2012 TOR 0 0 0 0
Career Total 7 33 4.7 0 0
 

Defence

  Tackles Interceptions Fumble Recoveries
Name
Yearsort
Team TKL STT Sacks Ints YDS LG TD Fumb YDS LG TD
DURIE, A 2007 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2008 TOR 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2009 TOR 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 1
DURIE, A 2010 TOR 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2011 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2012 TOR 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DURIE, A 2013 TOR 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Total 10 22 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 1
 
 
 
 
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