Cauz: Sizing up rookie camp storylines

With CFL rookie camps opening today all eyes will be on one name: Tre Ford.

The University of Waterloo quarterback did something we don’t normally see round these parts. He was taken in the first round of the CFL Draft. You have to go back to 1980 to find the last time a team selected a quarterback in the first round. That year, two passers by the names of Sheldon Paris (Calgary Stampeders, seventh overall) and Joe Hawco (Montreal Alouettes, eighth overall) were selected but neither one of them ended up playing their drafted position in the CFL and were soon out of the league.

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