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Shawn
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#40 Defensive Lineman
Shawn
Lemon
#40 Defensive Lineman
Height 6'2
Weight 251 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1988-08-25 (30)
Born Charleston, SC
School Akron
Status AMER
Defensive Tackles 21
Special Teams Tackles 1
Interceptions 0
Sacks 11

CFL: 9

Argos: 4

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on February 12th, 2019.

2018: Played five games for Toronto. Recorded five tackles, one sack and one forced fumble…Traded to B.C. on July 24th for a player on the Lions negotiation list. Played 13 games for the Lions, recording 10 sacks and 16 tackles. Playoffs: Played in East Semi-Final at Hamilton.

2017: Played in 12 games, started all 12. Recorded 18 tackles, eight sacks, 18 QB pressures, one forced fumble and one pass knockdown. Playoffs: Started in East Final win over Saskatchewan and dominated. Posted five tackles, one tackle for a loss, three sacks and a QB pressure. 105th Grey Cup: Started in win over Calgary, recording one QB pressure.

2016: Signed as a free agent with Saskatchewan on January 15. Played one game. Traded to Toronto July 2…Played 17 games with Argos. Second in CFL with 14 sacks. Had 22 tackles and five forced fumbles. Named Argos Most Outstanding Defensive Player and an East Division All-Star.

2015: Released by Calgary Stampeders January 19…Signed with Pittsburgh Steelers January 20, released August 3…Signed with San Francisco 49ers August 8, released August 31…Signed with Ottawa Redblacks September 8. Played nine games, recording 13 tackles, six sacks and two tackles for a loss. Playoffs: Dressed in East Final win over Hamilton. 103rd Grey Cup: Played in loss to Edmonton, had four tackles and a sack.

2014: Played 18 games for Calgary. Totaled 26 tackles, 13 sacks, eight forced fumbles and an interception. Playoffs: Had three tackles in West Final win over Edmonton. 102nd Grey Cup: Registered two tackles and a sack in win over Hamilton.

2013: Released by Edmonton Eskimos May 22…Signed with Calgary June 2. Played six games, tallied 17 tackles and three sacks. Playoffs: Played in West Division Final loss to Saskatchewan. Recorded six tackles.

2012: Released by Arena Football League’s Cleveland Gladiators March 3…Assigned to AFL’s San Jose Sabercats March 11, played four games…Traded to AFL’s Orlando Predators April 18. Played two games…Signed by Sioux Falls Storm of Indoor Football League May 10, released June 14…Signed as free agent by Edmonton Eskimos June 14. Played in 12 games with 15 tackles, six sacks and a forced fumble. Playoffs: Had one tackle in East Final loss to Toronto.

2011: Signed as a free agent with Winnipeg Blue Bombers July 18, released July 21…Signed with Saskatchewan August 10, played one game. Released September 21…Signed with AFL’s Cleveland Gladiators October 28.

College: Played 41 games over four seasons at the University of Akron. Had 102 tackles, 23 tackles for loss, six forced fumbles and 11 sacks for the Zips. Was All-MAC in his senior season after posting seven sacks.

Personal: Born in Charleston, South Carolina. Went to Westlake High School in Waldorf, Maryland, where he broke the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference record with 21 sacks. Was named Second Team Maryland Big School All-State as a senior, recording 97 tackles that season. Also ran track and played basketball at Westlake, where he was on the honour roll. Played alongside his older brother Marcus at Akron for the 2008 season.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2011
SSK 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012
EDM 12 15 0 6 0 0 1
2013
CGY 6 17 0 3 0 0 0
2014
CGY 18 26 1 13 1 0 8
2015
OTT 9 13 0 6 0 0 3
2016
SSK 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
2016
TOR 16 22 0 14 0 0 4
2017
TOR 12 18 0 8 0 0 1
2018
TOR 5 5 0 1 0 0 1
2018
BC 13 16 1 10 0 0 0
Total
93 132 2 61 1 0 19

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
Total
0 0 0 0 0 0