The NFL is an all-American sport with a not so American viewership and a more diverse athlete-base than some might imagine. Granted that almost all the clubs that partake in this massive national league are located in the USA, however, lately we’ve also been seeing the entry of a couple of Canadian clubs, such as Toronto, as well as others. Aside from the Canadian teams, we also have a few highly talented Canadian athletes, who are scattered across the American clubs that form this unique, thrill filled sports league.
In this article, we will go through some of the most talented Canadian individuals who made it to the big leagues, competing against the best in the world within the fields and stadiums of the NFL.
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Chase Claypool, aged 23, born in Abbotsford, Canada, is currently playing as wide receiver alongside the Pittsburgh Steelers. Throughout his NFL Career he played 31 matches, had 121 receptions, 11 touchdowns, and gained a total fantasy points score of 260.5.
Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, aged 31 is a French Canadian, born in Mont Saint Hilaire, Canada, playing as a gridiron guard for the New York Jets. He has played a total of 68 matches overall, having played as a starting defensive player in 64 of them.
Chuba Robert Shamar Hubbard is a 23 year old professional Canadian NFL player who was born in Sherwood Park, CA. After studying and playing college football in Oklahoma State University, he managed to join the NFL in 2017. He now plays with the Carolina Panthers as a Running back, having played a total of 17 matches, within which he managed to pull off 172 rush attempts, 5 rushing touchdowns and a total fantasy score of 112.6.
Christian Coral Cleveland Covington, who plays alongside the NFL’s Los Angeles Chargers is a 28 year old, Canadian born in Vancouver, who has been playing football since College and kick started his NFL career when he was drafted to play alongside the Houston Texans in 2015. He now has 9.5 official sacks and 103 solo tackles to his name, along with two occasions where he forced the opposing team to fumble, within his 98 career games played in the Defensive Tackle position.
Tevaughn Shaquele Campbell, born in Ontario on June 14th, 1993, is a Canadian National defensive back who is currently playing alongside the Los Angeles Chargers. He has had a total of 30 matches played, having been in the starting squad for 11 of them. Throughout his career he has managed to achieve a combined 62 successful tackles, 47 of which were solo and the latter assisted.