PRO: Sixth season in Saskatchewan…signed free agent deal with Riders in May, 2008.
2012: Played 17 regular season games and West Semi-Final as starting receiver…had 94 receptions for 1206 yards and a league high 13 receiving touchdowns…had 11 rushes for 56 yards…added 20 punt returns for 229 yards and a touchdown and one missed field goal return for 31 yards…recorded five defensive tackles…had six catches for 153 yards in the playoffs…was named CFL Special Teams Player of the Week for week 17…named CFL All-Star receiver…Riders nominee for Most Outstanding Player… was named the Roughriders Wireless Age Player of the Year as voted on by the fans.
2011: Started all 18 regular season games…finished the regular season with 79 receptions for 1,061 yards and five touchdowns…seven carries for 35 yards and one touchdown…and one completed pass for 16 yards…named West Division All-Star…was the Riders nominee for Most Outstanding Player.
CAREER: Started 17 regular season games, both playoff games and the Grey Cup game at receiver in 2010…finished the regular season with 81 catches for 1,189 yards and six touchdowns…had nine carries for 57 yards and 13 punt returns for 82 yards…had eight receptions for 150 yards and two touchdowns in the West Semi-Final and was named CFL Offensive Player of the Week…Started first 14 regular season games with the Riders in 2009…missed remainder of season with an ankle injury…finished the season with a team high 62 catches for 941 yards and four touchdowns…was named a CFL West Division all-star…started 15 regular season games and West Semi-Final in 2008…missed three games due to injury…made CFL and Rider debut in week 1…had first CFL catch for six yards in week 1…finished the season with a team leading 56 catches for 1128 yards and six touchdowns…also led the team with 29 kickoff returns for 603 yards and 39 punt returns for 411 yards…named CFL’s Most Outstanding Rookie…named Riders Molson Cup Most Popular Player as voted on by the fans.
COLLEGE: Spent four seasons at the University of North Dakota…set a school record when he recorded 1,272 receiving yards on 76 catches in 2007…also had 127 punt returns for 1,698 yards and 67 kickoff returns for 1,478 yards… finished his collegiate career as UND’s all-time receiving leader with 243 catches for 3,382 yards and 38 touchdowns…graduated with 19 different school records…was UND’s Athlete of the Year in 2007-08… earned 2007 All-America honors from five different organizations ... earned his second straight NCC Most Valuable Receiver award ...named to the 2007 All-NCC first team at three different positions (wide receiver, return specialist, utility) ...earned his fourth straight All-NCC first team selection, becoming just the fourth player in conference history to do so ...named to ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America first team for the second straight year ...national semifinalist for the Draddy Trophy, the highest academic honor in NCAA football (all divisions) ... earned his third straight Academic All-NCC selection.
PERSONAL: Weston spent most of the off-season in Regina as he worked for the Riders Employment Program… takes part in numerous charity events around the province.
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