Over one week past the 2021 NFL Draft, a look in at the eight Canadians introduced and a full list of Canadians in the NFL

Abbotsford's Chase Claypool catches two touchdowns in Steelers win –  Abbotsford News

After the 2021 NFL Draft last weekend which went from April 29th through May 1st there had been 8 Canadians introduced into the NFL. Four of which were drafted in the draft, Chuba Hubbard, Benjamin St Juste, Joshua Palmer and Jevon Holland tied a record of four Canadians drafted into the NFL Draft, set in 2014 with Brent Urban, John Urshel, TJ Jones and Laurent Duvernay Tardif. The other four, Bruno Labelle, Alaric Jackson, Amen Ogbongbemiga as well as U-Sports offensive lineman Pier-Olivier Lestage were signed following the NFL Draft as un-drafted free agents and as a group of eight they are among 29 Canadians going into the NFL for the 2021 NFL season.

Here is the full list of NFL players with Canadian ties.

  • Defensive lineman Eli Ankou of Ottawa, Ontario (current free agent)
  • Tight End Anthony Auclair of Notre-Dame-des-Pins, Quebec (Houston Texans)
  • Wide Receiver Chase Claypool of Abbotsford, British Columbia (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Defensive lineman Christian Covington of Vancouver, British Columbia (LA Chargers)
  • Defensive Back Tevaughn Campbell of Scarborough, Ontario (LA Chargers)
  • Offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif of Montreal, Quebec (Kansas City Chiefs)
  • Offensive lineman Carter O’Donnell of Calgary, Alberta (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Defensive lineman Neville Gallimore of Ottawa, Ontario (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Wide Receiver Nkeal Harry of Toronto, Ontario (New England Patriots)
  • Defensive back Jevon Holland of Coquitlam, British Columbia (Miami Dolphins)
  • Offensive lineman Ryan Hunter of North Bay, Ontario (LA Chargers)
  • Running back Chuba Hubbard of Edmonton, Alberta (Carolina Panthers)
  • Defensive lineman Michael Hoecht of Oakville, Ontario (LA Rams)
  • Offensive lineman Brett Jones of Weyburn, Saskatchewan (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Tight End/Wide Receiver Rysen John of Vancouver, British Columbia (NY Giants)
  • Offensive lineman Alaric Jackson of Windsor, Ontario (LA Chargers)
  • Tight End Bruno Labelle of Montreal, Quebec (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Offensive lineman Pier-Olivier Lestage of Montreal, Quebec (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Long snapper L.P Ladadoucer of Montreal, Quebec (current free agent)
  • Kicker J.J Molson of Montreal, Quebec (Green Bay Packers)
  • Defensive lineman Brent Urban of Mississauga, Ontario (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Defensive back Benjamin St Juste of Montreal, Quebec (Washington Football Team)
  • Offensive lineman Dakota Shepley of Windsor, Ontario (San Fransisco 49ers)
  • Linebacker Amen Ogbongbemiga of Calgary, Alberta (LA Chargers)
  • Defensive lineman Nathan Shepherd of Ajax, Ontario (NY Jets)
  • Defensive Lineman David Onyemata of Manitoba University (New Orleans Saints)
  • Wide Receiver Joshua Palmer of Brampton, Ontario (LA Chargers)
  • Linebacker Alex Singelton who has Canadian citizenship (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Tight End Luke Wilson of Windsor, Ontario (current free agent)

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