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Declan
Cross
#38 Fullback
Declan
Cross
#38 Fullback
Height 5'11
Weight 230 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-07-25 (25)
Born Oakville, ON
School McMaster
INT / NAT NAT
Rushes 3
Yards 10
Touchdowns 0
Average 3.33

CFL: 2

Argos: 2

Acquired: Selected by the Toronto Argonauts in the fourth round (27th overall) of the 2016 CFL Draft…signed by the club on May 19, 2016.

 

Games played through 2017: 36 (18 with Toronto in 2017, 18 with Toronto in 2016)

 

Career:

2017: Played in all 18 games in his second season with Toronto, starting eight times at FB…Cross thrived catching passes out of the backfield, accumulating 36 receptions for 366 yards and five touchdowns while adding seven rushing yards on two carries…Had a career-high 45 yards receiving on only one catch in Week 6 vs. SSK (Jul. 29) and a career-high six catches in Week 16 vs. SSK (Oct. 7)…Playoffs: Caught one pass for 15 yards in Eastern Final win vs. SSK on November 19…105th Grey Cup: Made five catches for 36 yards, including two successful two-point conversions, in Toronto’s Grey Cup victory over CGY on November 26.

 

2016: Selected by the Toronto Argonauts in the fourth round (27th overall) of the 2016 CFL Draft…Signed by the team on May 19…Played in 18 games during his rookie season…Made two receptions for 17 yards while tallying six tackles on special teams…Made his CFL debut Week One vs. Hamilton (June 23)…Made his first career catch Week 11 at Hamilton (Sep. 5).

 

Notable:

First CFL Game: June 23/16 vs. HAM

First CFL S/T Tackle: June 23/16 vs. HAM

First CFL Reception: Sept. 5/16 at HAM

First CFL TD: July 24/17 vs. OTT

Longest Reception: 45 (Jul. 29/17 at SSK)

Most Rec. Yards/Game: 45 (Jul. 29/17 at SSK)

Most Rec./Game: 6 (Oct. 7/17 vs. SSK)

 

College:

Played four seasons (2012-15) at McMaster University…had 18 carries for 118 yards and two touchdowns while hauling in 21 passes for 107 yards and one touchdown with the Marauders…helped the Marauders to a Yates Cup Championship in 2012.

 

Personal:

Was an active member of the McMaster Athletes Care program during all four years at McMaster, where he majored in Commerce.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
TOR 18 0 0 0 0.0 0
2017
TOR 18 2 7 0 3.5 9
2018
TOR 15 3 10 0 3.3 6
Total
51 5 17 0 3.4 9

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2016
TOR 18 2 17 15 0 8.5 12
2017
TOR 18 36 366 276 5 10.2 45
2018
TOR 15 28 224 163 2 8.0 21
Total
51 66 607 454 7 9.2 45

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-15
1 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-23
2 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-07
4 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-13
5 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-21
6 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-27
7 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-02
8 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-18
10 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-24
11 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-03
12 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-08
13 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
15 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-28
16 CGY 1 1 0 1.0 1
10-06
17 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-12
18 HAM 2 9 0 4.5 6
Total
3 10 0 2.8 7

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-15
1 SSK 4 10 1 2.5 10
06-23
2 CGY 2 12 0 6.0 8
07-07
4 EDM 2 7 1 3.5 5
07-13
5 EDM 5 46 0 9.2 15
07-21
6 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-27
7 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-02
8 OTT 1 7 0 7.0 7
08-18
10 BC 1 19 0 19.0 19
08-24
11 MTL 3 38 0 12.7 15
09-03
12 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-08
13 HAM 1 5 0 5.0 5
09-22
15 SSK 3 22 0 7.3 14
09-28
16 CGY 2 3 0 1.5 3
10-06
17 BC 4 55 0 13.8 21
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
28 224 2 8.0 122