PRO: Second season in Saskatchewan…signed with the Riders in February, 2012…signed as a free agent with the Toronto Argonauts in 2009…signed with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 2006 after originally being selected by the team in the third round (23rd overall) in the 2006 CFL Draft.
2012: Started 17 regular season games and West Semi-Final at centre…missed one game due to injury…Riders nominee as Most Outstanding Canadian…Riders nominee as Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman.
2011: Started all 18 regular season games for the Argonauts at centre…was named an East Division All-Star…was also named the Argonauts Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman.
CAREER: Started all 18 regular season games at centre for the Argonauts as well as in the East Semi-Final and East Final in 2010…Started all 18 regular season games at centre for the Argonauts in 2009…started in 12 regular season games for the Blue Bombers in 2008, missed six games due to injury...also started in the 2008 East Semi-Final…in 2007 dressed in all 18 regular season games for the Blue Bombers and started in 12 at centre as well as started in both play-off games and Grey Cup…in his rookie season in 2006 spent the season on the Bombers 46-man roster and dressed in one game.
COLLEGE: Played four seasons at Laval…was the starting centre and team captain on two Vanier Cup Championship teams…played in East-West game as a senior and was named top lineman in the CIS…was named a First-Team ALL-CIS twice and won named the QIFC Rookie of the Year in 2002.
PERSONAL: Is very active in charity work especially with the Canadian Cancer Society…as a cancer survivor himself, Picard works closely with the Quebec branch contributing to two major events each year…studied Sports and Leisure at Laval…enjoys boxing, basketball, squash and yoga
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