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Kevin
Francis
#28 Linebacker
Kevin
Francis
#28 Linebacker
Height 6'5
Weight 220 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-06-05 (27)
Born Toronto, ON
School North Carolina A&T
Status NAT
Defensive Tackles 0
Special Teams Tackles 8
Interceptions 0
Sacks 0

ACQUIRED: Signed with the Riders in 2021. Initially selected by the Riders in the Supplemental Draft in 2016.

YEARS IN CFL: 6

YEARS WITH ROUGHRIDERS: 4

 

 

PRO: ) Returned to the Riders after a two-year hiatus, having signed with the Lions for the 2020 season and played the 2019 season with the Ottawa REDBLACKS. Entered the CFL with the Riders after he was selected in the 2016 Supplemental Draft. Francis has played 52 career CFL games making 15 defensive tackles, 37 special teams tackles and two forced fumbles.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Made CFL debut June 30/16

 

COLLEGE: Noted for his special teams play in College, Francis played 34 games, starting in 10, as a tight end at North Carolina A&T. Collected 17 receptions for 163 yards as an Aggie and made eight special teams tackles.

 

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2016
SSK 18 12 13 0 0 0 1
2017
SSK 15 3 10 0 0 0 1
2018
SSK 12 0 6 0 0 0 0
2019
OTT 7 0 8 0 0 0 0
Total
52 15 37 0 0 0 2

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-20
2 SSK 0 1 0 0 0 0
09-13
14 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-21
15 BC 0 1 0 0 0 0
09-28
16 EDM 0 3 0 0 0 0
10-11
18 TOR 0 2 0 0 0 0
10-19
19 HAM 0 1 0 0 0 0
10-26
20 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
0 8 0 0 0 0