May 15, 2017

Argos select Evan Foster in third round of 2017 CFL Draft

Evan Foster DL (Manitoba) during the 2017 CFL combine in Regina, SK., Saturday, March 25, 2017. (Photo: Johany Jutras)

With the 19th overall pick in the 2017 CFL Draft, the Toronto Argonauts have selected defensive lineman Evan Foster (University of Manitoba).

Foster, a 6-1, 245-pound native of Chilliwack, British Columbia, played three seasons at the University of Manitoba after spending one season with the CJFL’s Langley Rams.

The three-time Canada West All-Star notched 121 tackles (72 solo, 49 assisted), 14 sacks, three fumble recoveries, one forced fumble and two pass breakups with the Bisons.

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