Angus Reid

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Angus Reid
Angus Reid.jpg
Reid at the Orange Helmet Awards Dinner, March 2009
Date of birth: September 23, 1976 (1976-09-23) (age 37)
Place of birth: Richmond, British Columbia
Career information
CFL status: National
Position(s): C
Height: 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight: 305 lb (138 kg)
College: Simon Fraser Clan
High school: Vancouver College
CFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4
Drafted by: Toronto Argonauts
Organizations
As player:
2001
2001
20012014

Toronto Argonauts*
Montreal Alouettes
BC Lions

*Off-season or practice squad only
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 2011
CFL West All-Star: 2004, 2011, 2012
Career stats
Playing stats at CFL.ca

Angus Reid (born September 23, 1976, in Richmond, British Columbia) is a former offensive lineman who played in the Canadian Football League. Reid went to Simon Fraser University and played for the Simon Fraser Clan. He began his career with the Montreal Alouettes but was traded, along with a 5th round draft pick, to BC for Adriano Belli. In 2004, Reid was selected to the West Division All-Star Team for the first time in his career. He was also named CFL lineman of the week for week #7. In 2005, Reid started all 18 games including the West Division Final against the Edmonton Eskimos.

Reid missed three years of college football at Simon Fraser because of gastrointestinal problems linked to Crohn's disease but he played every CFL game from the 2002 to 2008 CFL seasons including the 92nd and 94th Grey Cups.[1][2]

He announced hi retirement from football on March 7, 2014.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Beamish, Mike (2007-08-30). "Q&A with Angus Reid". Vancouver Sun. Retrieved 2009-03-21. 
  2. ^ "Angus Reid". Roster. BC Lions Football Club Inc. Archived from the original on 21 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-21. "His regular season games-played streak sits at 126 consecutive starts going into the 2009 campaign." 
  3. ^ "Angus Reid announces CFL retirement". cbc.ca. March 7, 2014. Retrieved August 31, 2014. 

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