While there are still close to 3 months before the 2019 CFL season begins,I nevertheless “try” to anticipate what the 46 player active roster could look like once the season begins. Presently, the only position that I hope will improve by the signing of a top pass rusher, is DE.
QB: Starter: *A. Pipkin. Depth: *V.Adams Jr. and *M.Shiltz.
OL: Starters: C. K.Matte, G. Trey Rutherford, G. S.Wilson, T. T.Johnstone and T. *T.Washington. Depth: Z.Annen. L.Brodeur-Jourdain and S.Jamieson. 8 players. I Int. and 7 Nat.
RB/FB: Starters: *W. Stanback and T. Stone. Depth: Int. *J. Johnson and 1 of S.Moore and C. Normand. 4 players. 2 Int. and 2 Nat.
WR: Starters: B.J. Cunningham, E. Jackson or * Rookie,*E. Lewis and *D.Posey. Depth: F. Faubert-Lussier,*TJ Graham or *Rookie and 1 amongst S.Adekolu,M. Carter, E. Moisan and A.Morrison. 7 players. 5 Int. and 2 Nat.
DL: Starters: DE. *J. Bowman, DE. Rookie, DT. W. Barron,DT. * Chris Brown. Depth: B. Bonner, F. Foote, J.Westerman and 1 *Rookie. 8 players. 5 Int. and 3 Nat.
LB: Starters: * B.Dozier, Bo Lokombo and H.Muamba. Depth: B.Calver, J.G. Poulin and 1 of * G.Love, *J. Robinson and *Rookie. 6 players. 2 Int. and 4 Nat.
DB: Starters: CB. * T. Campbell, CB.* P. Levels, DB. *G.Reid or *Rookie, DB. *Rookie and S. T. Loffler. Depth: P.Kozachuk, D. Wright and 1 * Rookie. 8 players. 5 Int. and 3 Nat.
Specialist: LS M.Bédard and P/K *B.Bede.
Total 46 players. 24 Int. and 22 Nat. RB/KR *S. Logan is out. * J. Johnson and/or T. Stone could be kick returners. A punt returner could be found amongst rookie WR or DB.