Signed as a free agent by Toronto on May 30, 2012.
2012: Dressed in sixteen (16) regular season games for Toronto…Week 1-5, Remained on PR….Week 6, Added to team’s 46-man active roster…Dressed in first CFL game as a backup DE in a loss to BC, but did not record any stats...Week 8, Dressed as a backup DE and recorded one (1) DT in a win at Calgary… Week 15, Dressed as DE and did not record any stats in a loss to Sask...Week 16, Dressed at DE and recorded one (1) DT and two (2) ST in loss to Montreal…Week 17, Dressed as DE and recorded two (2) DT and two (2) ST in a win versus Winnipeg...2012 Playoffs Dressed and recorded one (1) ST in a win against Edmonton in Eastern Semi-Final...Dressed but didn’t record any stats in wins against Montreal in Eastern Final…2012 Grey Cup Dressed but didn’t record any stats in a win against Calgary.
2012 : Attended the CFL Evaluation Camp…Recorded the fastest time in the 3-cone drill (7.01) and tied for the best time in the shuttle (4.18), and had second-fastest 40-yard dash time (4.93) and highest vertical (32”) amongst defensive lineman.
2012 CFL Evaluation Camp: Recorded the fastest time in the 3-cone drill (7.01) and tied for the best time in the shuttle (4.18), and had second-fastest 40-yard dash time (4.93) and highest vertical (32”) amongst defensive lineman.
College: Played four years at Western (2008-2011)…2011 Named First-Team OUA All-Star…Started eight (8) games for the Mustangs…Recorded 34.5 total tackles (27 solo, 15 AST)…Added six sacks, an interception and a forced fumble…Recorded 3.5 total tackles (3 solo, 1 AST) in OUA Semi-Final win vs Windsor… Had a total of 2.5 tackles (2 solo, 1 AST) in Yates Cup loss vs McMaster…2010 Played in seven games...Finished season with 22 total tackles (16 solo, 12 AST)…Added three sacks and one forced fumble…Had 6 TT (4 solo, 4 AST) in OUA Semi-Final win vs McMaster…Recorded 2 solo tackles in Yates Cup win vs Ottawa…Recorded 5.5 TT (5 solo, 1 AST), 2 sacks and one forced fumble in Utech Bowl loss vs Laval…2009 Started eight games for the Mustangs…Recorded 25 total tackles (19 solo, 12 AST) and 3 sacks…Had a total of 3 tackles in OUA playoffs…2008 Appeared in 6 games mostly contributing on special teams as a freshman…Recorded 13 tackles (10 solo, 6 AST) on the year.
David is the son of Mike and Gail Lee, and brother to Krista and Andrea. Lee graduated from A.B Lucas Secondary School in London, Ontario. In high school, he won numerous awards including the Bob Gooder Award, Male Athlete of the Year at A.B Lucas, and also Silver Anniversary Award at A.B Lucas. He was also the captain of both the junior and senior football teams at A.B Lucas, and the London United Blitz soccer squad. In 2011, David was selected to be a member of the U-19 IFAF World Team to play against the USA junior national team in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Lee also takes enjoys and takes interest in rugby, soccer, hockey track and ultimate Frisbee.