Junior Turner

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Junior Turner
No. 7     Calgary Stampeders
Date of birth: (1988-09-02) September 2, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Toronto, Ontario
Career information
Status: Active
CFL status: National
Position(s): DL
Height: 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight: 255 lb (116 kg)
University: Bishop's University
CFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 2 / Pick: 9
Drafted by: Calgary Stampeders
As player:
2011-present Calgary Stampeders
Career stats
Playing stats at CFL.ca

Junior Turner (born September 2, 1988 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian football defensive lineman for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (CFL). In the CFL’s Amateur Scouting Bureau final rankings, he was ranked as the 12th best player for players eligible in the 2011 CFL Draft, and seventh by players in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS).[1] Turner played CIS football with the Bishop's Gaiters.

Professional career[edit]

Calgary Stampeders[edit]

Turner was drafted ninth overall in the second round of the 2011 CFL Draft by the Calgary Stampeders. He was later signed to a contract with the Stampeders on May 20, 2011.[2]