February 11, 2020

CFLFA: Argos ink Canadian LB Nick Shortill

TORONTO – The Toronto Argonauts Football Club announced today they have signed Canadian LB Nick Shortill.

Shortill, 27, joins Toronto after three years in Hamilton (2017-2019) and comes off a 2019 season that saw the linebacker play 16 games and make 25 defensive tackles, 11 special teams tackles and one sack. The native of Nobleton, Ontario was drafted by the Montreal Alouettes in the second-round of the 2015 CFL Draft out of McMaster University and played 35 games over two seasons for the Als (2015-2016). For his CFL career, the 6’2, 227-pound LB has recorded 54 defensive tackles, 58 special teams tackles and one sack in 68 games.