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Fajardo
#7 Quarterback
Cody
Fajardo
#7 Quarterback
Height 6'2
Weight 215 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1992-03-29 (29)
Born Brea, CA
School Nevada
Status AMER
Completions 199
Attempts 288
Yards 2104
Touchdowns 8

ACQUIRED: Signed with the Riders in February 2019.

YEARS WITH THE RIDERS: 2

YEARS WITH CFL: 5

 

PRO:Re-signed with the Riders in October 2019.  Signed with the B.C. Lions as a free agent in February 2018 after spending time with the Toronto Argonauts. Fajardo played in 18 regular-season games as a backup quarterback for the B.C. Lions completing 14 of 20 pass attempts for 153 yards and one touchdown. In 2019, Fajardo became the starting quarterback for the Green and White. He led the league with 4,302 passing yards, threw for 18 touchdowns and added an additional 611 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns.  Fajardo was named a West division All-Star, a CFL All-Star and named the West Division’s Most Outstanding Player.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • CFL All-Star 2019
  • CFL West Division All-Star: 2019
  • West Division Most Outstanding Player 2019
  • First CFL start June 20, 2019 vs. Ottawa
  • Grey Cup championships: 2017

 

COLLEGE: Spent four seasons at the University of Nevada (2011-14) playing in 45 career collegiate games.  While there, he completed 878 of 1,348 pass attempts (65.1%) for 9,659 yards and 57 touchdowns and added 636 carries for 3,482 yards and 44 touchdowns. Fajardo was named second-team All-Mountain West in 2012 and the Western Athletic Conference’s Freshman of the year in 2011.  He became just the second player in FBS history to reach 9,000 yards passing and 3,000 yards rushing in career, joining Nevada alumni Colin Kaepernick.

 

MEDIA:

Seasons

Passing

YEAR TEAM GP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
2016
TOR 8 11 18 107 2 0 5.9
2017
TOR 18 18 30 154 2 0 5.1
2018
BC 18 14 20 153 1 1 7.7
2019
SSK 18 338 473 4302 18 8 9.1
2021
SSK 9 199 288 2104 8 8 7.3
Total
71 580 829 6820 31 17 8.2

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
TOR 8 21 89 3 4.2 13
2017
TOR 18 59 240 5 4.1 19
2018
BC 18 42 108 5 2.6 12
2019
SSK 18 107 611 10 5.7 22
2021
SSK 9 58 338 4 5.8 29
Total
71 287 1386 27 4.8 29

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
08-06
1 BC 28 35 230 2 1 6.6
08-14
2 HAM 17 25 222 2 0 8.9
08-21
3 OTT 30 35 321 0 0 9.2
09-05
5 WPG 23 39 211 0 3 5.4
09-11
6 WPG 11 17 169 0 1 9.9
09-17
7 TOR 21 31 212 2 1 6.8
09-24
8 BC 24 31 279 1 1 9.0
10-02
9 CGY 25 44 269 0 1 6.1
10-09
10 CGY 20 31 191 1 0 6.2
Total
199 288 2104 8 8 7.6

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
08-06
1 BC 5 26 0 5.2 13
08-14
2 HAM 7 66 1 9.4 22
08-21
3 OTT 9 47 1 5.2 14
09-05
5 WPG 5 21 0 4.2 9
09-11
6 WPG 3 37 0 12.3 29
09-17
7 TOR 8 58 1 7.3 25
09-24
8 BC 8 32 1 4.0 9
10-02
9 CGY 7 23 0 3.3 8
10-09
10 CGY 6 28 0 4.7 10
Total
58 338 4 6.2 139