Bighill wins 2021 Most Outstanding Defensive Player

HAMILTON — Adam Bighill has added some hardware to an already impressive collection on Friday, after he was named the CFL’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.cfl.ca/2021/12/10/bighill-wins-2021-outstanding-defensive-player/

Most deserved!
Class act and crazy good. Bighill is a beast!

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Oh, Adam, why aren't you still a Lion? Kudos.

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You guys had Adam Bighill AND Solomon Elimimian at the same time! Now there's a scary linebacking combo!!! :grimacing:

Team 100-- Bighill#44, Elimimian#56, & Purifoy#0. The good old days

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Yikes. The last time we had multiple crazy good linebackers was back in the Cal Murphy Era. No offense wanted to play against James 'Wild' West, Greg Battle, Elfrid Payton and Tyrone Jones. I still can't believe they played on the same Bomber team at the same time. But that was back in the late 80's and early 90's when we ran the 'Three Four Defense' and ate every quarterback but Flutie (which by AMAZING coincidence was YOUR quarterback during this period). :smiley: :+1:

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Them guys wuz good back in the day ...but the current crop on D for the bombers is bar none,far mucho bestest

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Wasn't Payton way after Battle, Jones & West?

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They're all present and accounted for on the 1991 Roster. :partying_face:

Add Stan Mikowas & Mike Gray and thats some serious front 7!

Payton was there at the end of Battle/West/Jones, but he played for WPG a few times well after 91....in 2000 & 2004.

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Yeah. What a handfull they must've been eh? :grin: