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Cody
Fajardo
#17 Quarterback
Cody
Fajardo
#17 Quarterback
Height 6'5
Weight 215 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1992-03-29 (25)
Born Brea, CA
School Nevada
INT / NAT INT
Completions 18
Attempts 30
Yards 154
Touchdowns 2

CFL: 2

Argos: 2

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on May 16, 2016.

 

Games played through 2016:

Regular Season: 8 (8 with Toronto in 2016)

 

 

Career:

2016: Re-signed by the Toronto Argonauts on May 16…Played in eight games in his second season in Toronto…Completed 11-of-18 passes for 107 yards and two touchdowns…Added 89 yards and three touchdowns on 21 carries…Recorded his first career rushing TD Week 4 vs. Ottawa (Jul. 13) and his first career passing TD Week 5 vs. Montreal (Jul. 25)… …Dressed as the team’s third quarterback and served as the short-yardage QB before suffering a season-ending injury.

 

2015: Signed as a free agent by the NFL’s Oakland Raiders on May 8…released by the team on September 1…signed as a free agent by the Toronto Argonauts on October 8…spent a month on the club’s practice roster.

 

Notable:

First CFL Game: June 23, 2016, vs. HAM

First CFL Pass TD: July 25, 2016, vs. MTL (4 yds. – Anthony Coombs)

First CFL Rush TD: July 13, 2016, vs. OTT

Most Rush Yds./Game: 47 (Aug. 20/16 vs. EDM)

 

College:

Played 41 games in four seasons (2010-14) at the University of Nevada and became just the second player in FBS history to reach 9,000 yards passing and 3,000 yards rushing in career, joining Nevada alumni Colin Kaepernick…completed 225-of-376 passes for 2,374 yards and 18 touchdowns while rushing 164 times for  997 yards and 14 touchdowns…broke the school record for career completions while improving to second in career total offence…broke the Mountain West record for most 100-yard rushing games by a QB in 2014…named second-team All-Mountain West in 2012 and the Western Athletic Conference’s Freshman of the year in 2011.

 

Personal:

Cody Michael Fajardo was born on March 29, 1992 to Tim Fajardo and Cindy Ludwig. He has an older brother named Cory. Fajardo attended Servitte High School in Anaheim, California where he was a member of the honour roll and a three-year letterman in football. He was part of four league championships and led his team to the state championship as a senior. Cody majored in business management at Nevada. Fajardo’s father, Tim, played football and Texas Tech while his grandfather, George, played his college ball at Colorado. Cody was part of a reality TV show called “The Ride”.

 

Seasons

Passing

YEAR TEAM GP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
2016
TOR 4 11 18 107 2 0 5.9
2017
TOR 5 18 30 154 2 0 5.1
Total
9 29 48 261 4 0 5.4

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
TOR 8 21 89 3 4.2 13
2017
TOR 18 59 240 5 4.1 19
Total
26 80 329 8 4.1 19

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
08-03
7 CGY 6 11 75 0 0 6.8
08-11
8 MTL 10 16 75 0 0 4.7
09-04
11 HAM 0 1 0 0 0 0.0
09-16
13 EDM 1 1 2 1 0 2.0
10-14
17 EDM 1 1 2 1 0 2.0
Total
18 30 154 2 0 3.1

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-25
1 HAM 2 3 1 1.5 2
06-30
2 BC 1 2 0 2.0 2
07-08
3 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-13
4 WPG 5 8 0 1.6 2
07-24
5 OTT 2 3 0 1.5 3
07-29
6 SSK 2 4 0 2.0 3
08-03
7 CGY 8 55 1 6.9 17
08-11
8 MTL 9 60 0 6.7 13
08-19
9 MTL 3 7 0 2.3 4
08-26
10 CGY 2 4 0 2.0 2
09-04
11 HAM 3 10 0 3.3 6
09-16
13 EDM 2 32 0 16.0 19
09-23
14 MTL 1 6 0 6.0 6
09-30
15 HAM 3 2 1 0.7 1
10-07
16 SSK 2 13 0 6.5 9
10-14
17 EDM 2 2 1 1.0 1
10-21
18 WPG 8 23 1 2.9 13
11-04
20 BC 4 6 0 1.5 2
Total
59 240 5 3.8 105