Offensive lineman Shane Richards signs extension with Toronto Argonauts

TORONTO — Offensive lineman Shane Richards has agreed to a contract extension with the Toronto Argonauts.

Richards, 26, played all 14 games for the 9-5 Argonauts this past season.

The six-foot-eight, 325-pound Calgary native was Toronto’s first overall selection in the 2019 CFL Draft.

Richards played in eight games his rookie season before an injury sidelined him.

The Jamaican-born Richards played three seasons of collegiate football at Oklahoma State from 2016-2018.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 28, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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