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Dejon
Brissett
#18 Wide Receiver
Dejon
Brissett
#18 Wide Receiver
Height 6'1
Weight 195 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1996-07-09 (25)
Born Mississauga, ON
School Virginia
Status NAT
Receptions 1
Yards 13
Touchdowns 0
Average 13.0

CFL: 2

Argos: 2

Acquired: Selected in the first round, 2nd overall, of the 2020 CFL Draft.

2021: Played 14 games. Caught 9 passes for 131 yards. Made CFL debut August 7 in Calgary. His first CFL catch was a 31-yard pass from Nick Arbuckle August 21 against Winnipeg. Scored his first TD October 6 against Ottawa when he recovered a punt blocked by Dion Pellerin and returned it 23 yards to the end zone. Had one special teams tackle. Playoffs: Recorded no stats in Eastern Final loss to Hamilton.

2020: No season.

College: Attended the University of Virginia (2019). Played 12 games, started 2. Played as a graduate transfer. Started his first game with the Cavs against Notre Dame. Caught just 2 passes. Had 1 catch in the ACC Championship Game against Clemson…Attended University of Richmond (2015-18). Played 33 games. Received medical hardship in his senior season after he was injured in the third game. In his junior season he caught 63 passes for 896 yards and 7 touchdowns en route to being named First Team All-CAA. Before the injury in his senior year he caught 16 passes, averaging 19 yards per catch. He also returned a kickoff for a touchdown that year.

Personal: Attended Lake Forest Academy in Illinois. Was the conference MVP as a senior and was also All-Conference as a junior. In his senior year had 43 catches for 862 yards and 8 touchdowns. Attended Loyola Secondary School in Mississauga before transferring to Lake Forest. His younger brother Oshae is an NBA player and former Toronto Raptor.

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2021
TOR 14 9 20 131 45 0 14.6 31
2022
TOR 2 1 2 13 0 0 13.0 13
Total
16 10 22 144 45 0 14.4 31

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2021
TOR 14 0 0 0 0.0 0
2022
TOR 2 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
16 0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2021
TOR 14 0 0 0.00 0 0
2022
TOR 2 1 18 18.00 18 0
Total
16 1 18 18.0 18 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
06-25
3 BC 1 2 13 0 13.0 13
07-04
4 WPG 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 2 13 0 13.0 13

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-25
3 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-04
4 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-25
3 BC 0 0 0.00 0 0
07-04
4 WPG 1 18 18.00 18 0
Total
1 18 0.0 18 18