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Johnny Augustine (born July 7, 1993) is a professional Canadian football Running back for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League (CFL).

Johnny Augustine
No. 27     Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Born: (1993-07-07) July 7, 1993 (age 26)
Welland, Ontario
Career information
StatusActive
CFL statusNational
Position(s)RB
Height5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight200 lb (91 kg)
UniversityGuelph
CFL draft2017 / Undrafted
Career history
As player
2018–presentWinnipeg Blue Bombers
Career stats

College careerEdit

Augustine played college football at University of Guelph playing for the Guelph Gryphons.[1][2]

Professional careerEdit

After very high expectations of being drafted early Augustine went undrafted in the 2017 CFL Draft he was signed by the Edmonton Eskimos but was released after a failed tryout for the team.[3] Augustine was signed by the Saskatchewa Roughriders but was released prior to 2018 training camp. He subsequently signed with Winnipeg.

Winnipeg Blue BombersEdit

On May 16, 2018, it was announced that Augustine was signed by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.[4]

StatisticsEdit

  Rushing   Receiving
Year Team GP Car Yards Avg Long TD Rec Yards Avg Long TD
2018 WPG 9 7 51 7.3 14 1 1 1 1.0 1 0
CFL totals 9 7 51 7.3 14 1 1 1 1.0 1 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "For Comparisons Sake Projecting Johnny Augustine".
  2. ^ "Guelph Gryphons running back climbs in CFL draft rankings".
  3. ^ "Esks Ink undrafted running back Johnny Augustine".
  4. ^ "Winnipeg Blue Bombers' Augustine not fazed by club's depth at running back".

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