Jeff Keeping (born July 19, 1982) is a former professional offensive lineman/centre of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and is currently serving as the Canadian Football League Players' Association's President. Jeff was elected President of the CFLPA in 2016. He was drafted by the Argonauts in the second round of the 2005 CFL Draft. He played CIS football for the Western Ontario Mustangs. He also sits on the EMPWR Foundation board, aiding in concussion awareness and understanding. Jeff is also currently pursuing a career in Firefighting.
|Born:||July 19, 1982|
|Height||6 ft 5 in (196 cm)|
|Weight||295 lb (134 kg)|
|CFL draft||2005 / Round: 2 / Pick: 18|
|Drafted by||Toronto Argonauts|
|2016||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL East All-Star||2013|
|Awards||2013 - Leo Dandurand Trophy|
First stint with ArgonautsEdit
On February 16, 2008, Keeping signed with the Montreal Alouettes. On December 11, 2008, Keeping was released, having never played a single game for the Alouettes due to a knee injury sustained during training camp.
Second stint with ArgonautsEdit
Keeping re-signed with the Toronto Argonauts on March 20, 2009. He would win a Grey Cup title with the Argonauts in 2012.
Winnipeg Blue BombersEdit
On February 9, 2016, Keeping signed with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers as a free agent. He suffered a knee injury in the first preseason game that year, and did not suit up for a regular season game.
- Koshan, Terry (2009-03-20). "Argos bring Keeping back". Toronto Sun. Retrieved 2009-03-20.
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