Brendon LaBatte

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Brendon LaBatte
No. 57     Saskatchewan Roughriders
Born: (1986-09-12) September 12, 1986 (age 34)
Weyburn, Saskatchewan
Career information
StatusSuspended
CFL status National
Position(s) G
Height6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight323 lb (147 kg)
University Regina
CFL draft 2008 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6
Drafted by Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Career history
As player
20082011 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
2012–present Saskatchewan Roughriders
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 2011, 20132015, 20172018
CFL East All-Star 20092011
CFL West All-Star 20122015, 20172018
Awards 2013 - CFL's Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman Award
2013 - DeMarco–Becket Memorial Trophy
2013 - 101st Grey Cup Champion
Career stats

Brendon LaBatte (born September 12, 1986) is a Canadian football guard with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted sixth overall by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the 2008 CFL Draft. He played CIS Football with the Regina Rams.

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Career

LaBatte was drafted by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers with the sixth overall pick in the 2008 CFL Draft. He went on to win three consecutive CFL East Division All-Star awards from 2009-2011. [1] Prior to the 2011 East Division final, Labatte was named to his first ever CFL All-Star team. [2]

LaBatte won the 2013 Grey Cup with Saskatchewan on November 24, 2013. [3] He signed a contract extension with the Roughriders through the 2022 season on December 23, 2020. [4] He opted out of the 2021 CFL season for personal reasons before the start of the season, [5] and the team placed him on their suspended list on July 3. [6]

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References

  1. Adam Wazny (November 10, 2011). "Eight Bombers named to East Division All-Star Team". Winnipeg Free Press .
  2. Paul Wiecek (November 16, 2011). "Five Bombers chosen as CFL all-stars". Winnipeg Free Press.
  3. Murray McCormack (November 25, 2013). "Roughriders Complete Dream Season". "Regina Leader Post".
  4. "Riders extend mainstays Labatte, Clark through 2022". CFL.ca. December 23, 2020. Retrieved December 23, 2020.
  5. Hanna, Claire (June 30, 2021). "Riders' LaBatte opts to spend time with family, friends over 2021 CFL season". CTVNews.ca. Retrieved July 7, 2021.
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