Anthony
Coombs
#1 Wide Receiver
Anthony
Coombs
#1 Wide Receiver
Height 5'9
Weight 199 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1992-10-26 (26)
Born Winnipeg, MB
School Manitoba
INT / NAT NAT
Receptions 6
Yards 85
Touchdowns 1
Average 14.2

CFL: 6

Argos: 6

Acquired: Selected in the first round, third overall, in the 2014 CFL Draft.

2018: Injuries limited Coombs to just two games. He began the year on the injured list, started against B.C. on August 8th, then suffered a season-ending injury the next week at Montreal. Finished the year with six catches for 85 yards, including a TD catch against the Lions.

2017: Played in 10 games, started all 10. Before being injured in the tenth game he had 49 catches for 457 yards. Recorded a career-high nine catches in a game against Saskatchewan. Signed a two-year contract extension on January 12. Playoffs: Returned from injury and started East Final vs Roughriders. Had nine catches for 77 yards. 105th Grey Cup: Started, but did not catch a pass in win over Calgary.

2016: Played 18 games, started in 11. Caught 36 passes for 297 yards and a TD. Carried the ball 12 times for 45 yards and a touchdown. Was occasionally used as a kick returner. Scored his first CFL rushing TD Week Four vs Ottawa.

2015: Played in 17 games, started in 15. Finished the year with 57 catches for 486 yards and a touchdown. His first CFL TD came on a five-yard pass from Trevor Harris against Hamilton. Playoffs: Started against Hamilton in East Semi-Final. Caught three passes for 21 yards.

2014: Signed by the Argos May 27th. Toronto traded with Edmonton on draft day to acquire the third-overall pick to select Coombs, along with the 21st-overall pick as well as the rights to a negotiation list player. In exchange, Edmonton received the sixth-overall pick, the 15th overall pick, OL Tony Washington, DB Otha Foster and the rights to a negotiation list player. Played in six games finishing with 22 catches.

College: Played four seasons at Manitoba. Finished career with 2,232 rushing yards with 17 TDs, adding 840 receiving yards with 11 more touchdowns. Set the Canada West record with a 107-yard rushing TD. In his final season he rushed for 1,015 yards, with 509 receiving yards and a combined 11 touchdowns and was named the Bisons Athlete of the Year.

Personal: His mother Heather and his Aunt Lois were his two biggest role models growing up. Has worked tirelessly with several charities in the Toronto and Winnipeg communities.

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2014
TOR 6 22 214 - 0 9.7 46
2015
TOR 17 57 486 - 1 8.5 38
2016
TOR 18 36 297 187 1 8.3 21
2017
TOR 10 49 457 271 1 9.3 38
2018
TOR 2 6 85 48 1 14.2 30
Total
53 170 1539 506 4 9.1 46

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2014
TOR 6 8 75 0 9.4 28
2015
TOR 17 9 39 0 4.3 13
2016
TOR 18 12 45 1 3.8 14
2017
TOR 10 7 33 0 4.7 11
2018
TOR 2 2 2 0 1.0 5
Total
53 38 194 1 5.1 28

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2014
TOR 6 0 0 0.00 0 0
2015
TOR 17 0 0 0.00 0 0
2016
TOR 18 1 9 9.00 9 0
2017
TOR 10 0 0 0.00 0 0
2018
TOR 2 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
53 1 9 9.0 9 0

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2014
TOR 6 2 27 13.50 17 0
2015
TOR 17 8 152 19.00 26 0
2016
TOR 18 6 117 19.50 40 0
2017
TOR 10 0 0 0.00 0 0
2018
TOR 2 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
53 16 296 18.5 40 0

Missed FG Returns

YEAR TEAM GP NO YDS AVG LG TD
2014
TOR 6 1 15 15.00 15 0
2015
TOR 17 0 0 0.00 0 0
2016
TOR 18 0 0 0.00 0 0
2017
TOR 10 0 0 0.00 0 0
2018
TOR 2 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
53 1 15 15.0 15 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
08-18
10 BC 3 56 1 18.7 30
08-24
11 MTL 3 29 0 9.7 13
Total
6 85 1 14.2 43

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
08-18
10 BC 1 5 0 5.0 5
08-24
11 MTL 1 -3 0 -3.0 -3
Total
2 2 0 1.0 2

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-18
10 BC 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-24
11 MTL 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-18
10 BC 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-24
11 MTL 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0

Missed FG Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-18
10 BC 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-24
11 MTL 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0