Ted Laurent (born January 1, 1988) is a Canadian football defensive lineman who is currently a member of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted in the second round in the 2011 CFL supplemental draft, costing the Edmonton Eskimos a second round draft choice in the 2012 CFL Draft.[1] He signed with the team on June 2, 2011.[2] He played college football with the Ole Miss Rebels. He was awarded the Lew Hayman Trophy in 2014 for being the most outstanding Canadian player in the East Division.[3]

Ted Laurent
No. 97     Hamilton Tiger-Cats
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Ted Laurent before a Tiger-Cats game in 2019.
Born: (1988-01-01) January 1, 1988 (age 32)
Montreal, Quebec
Career information
StatusActive
CFL statusNational
Position(s)DT
Height6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight305 lb (138 kg)
CollegeMississippi
High schoolMcEachern
(Powder Springs, Georgia)
CFL draft2011 / Round: Supplemental 2
Drafted byEdmonton Eskimos
Career history
As player
20112013Edmonton Eskimos
2014–presentHamilton Tiger-Cats
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star2014, 2015
CFL East All-Star2014, 2015, 2016, 2018
CFL West All-Star2012
AwardsLew Hayman Trophy (2014)
Career stats

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.esks.com/article/esks-select-dt-laurent-in-cfl-supplemental-draft Esks select DT Laurent in CFL Supplemental Draft
  2. ^ http://www.esks.com/article/esks-agree-to-terms-with-ole-miss-star Esks agree to terms with ‘Ole Miss star
  3. ^ "Calgary running back Jon Cornish named CFL's top Canadian player". ctvnews.ca. Archived from the original on November 28, 2014. Retrieved November 27, 2014.

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