Open main menu

Shayne Gauthier (born February 20, 1992) is a professional Canadian football linebacker for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted 28th overall in the fourth round of the 2016 CFL Draft by the Blue Bombers. He played CIS football for the Laval Rouge et Or. Gauthier was primarily a special teams player for the Blue Bombers from 2016 to present. During the 2019 West Division Final against the Saskatchewan Roughriders, Gauthier made a shoestring tackle to save a touchdown during a trick punt return, this helped send the Blue Bombers to the 107th Grey Cup.[1]

Shayne Gauthier
No. 44     Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Born: (1992-02-20) February 20, 1992 (age 27)
Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec
Career information
CFL statusNational
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight231 lb (105 kg)
CFL draft2016 / Round: 4 / Pick: 28
Drafted byWinnipeg Blue Bombers
Career history
As player
2016–presentWinnipeg Blue Bombers
Career highlights and awards
Career stats


  1. ^ Mike McIntyre (November 17, 2019). "Gauthier's actions key in Bombers earning trip to Grey Cup". Winnipeg Free Press.

External linksEdit