STAMPS SIGN #1 PICK FROM 2005 DRAFT
Thursday, April 27, 2006 - 12:03PM
ROUGE ET TO
Today April 27th, the Calgary Stampeder Football Club announced the signing of the 1st overall pick in the 2005 Canadian College Draft, Defensive Lineman Miguel Robede.
The past four seasons, Miguel has been putting fear into quarterbacks in the CIS. During his tenure at Laval, Robede was able to help lead the Rouge et Or to two Vanier Cup victories in back to back seasons (2003, 2004).
Calgary Stampeder General Manager Jim Barker made the following comment on the signing of Defensive Lineman Miguel Robede. â€œWe are excited to get Miguel under contract and look forward to seeing him compete at Training Camp.â€?
Below is a closer look at the newest Stampeder signings:
HT: 6â€™4â€? WT: 298 lbs
Born: June 30, 1981
Birthplace: Val Dâ€™Or, QC
Stampeders: Entering 1st season
CFL: Entering 1st season
Drafted first overall in the 2005 Canadian College Draft by the Calgary Stampedersâ€¦signed with the Calgary Stampeders as a free agent on April 27, 2006
Played in 7 regular season games including two playoff gamesâ€¦during regular season action Robede recorded 10 solo tackles, 11 assisted tackles, seven tackles for a loss for 29 yards, three quarterback sacks and one forced fumbleâ€¦in two playoff games he recorded three solo, two assisted tackles, one and a half tackles for a loss and one quarterback sack.
Played in 8 regular season games and three playoff gamesâ€¦winning the Vanier Cup for the 2nd straight seasonâ€¦during regular season action he recorded 18 solo, 12 assisted tackles, eight and a half tackles for a loss for 43 yards and four quarterback sacks, one breakup and one forced fumbleâ€¦in three playoff games he recorded 7 solo, 5 assisted, five tackles for a loss for 62 yards, one and a half sacks for 7 yards and one quarterback sack.
Played in seven regular season games and one playoff gamesâ€¦winning the Vanier Cup for the first time in Robedeâ€™s careerâ€¦he was also named to the second CIS All-Canadian teamâ€¦during regular season action he recorded 16 solo, 13 assisted tackles, eight and a half tackles for a loss for 41 yards and two quarterback sacksâ€¦in the one playoff game he recorded three solo, three assisted tackles, one tackle for a loss and one recovered fumble.
Played in either regular season games recording 35 solo, 9 assisted tackles, 17 tackles for a loss, eight quarterback sacks, two recovered fumbles and one forced fumbleâ€¦in the playoff game he recorded five solo, two assisted tackles, one recovered fumble and one forced fumble