Kito Poblah

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Kito Poblah
No. 88     BC Lions
Date of birth: (1987-09-18) September 18, 1987 (age 26)
Place of birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Career information
Status: Active
CFL status: National
Position(s): WR
Height: 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight: 213 lb (97 kg)
University: Central Michigan
CFL Draft: 2011 / Round: Supplemental 1
Drafted by: Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Organizations
As player:
2011-2013
2014-present
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
BC Lions
Career stats
Playing stats at CFL.ca

Kito Poblah (born September 18, 1987 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian football wide receiver for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. Poblah didn't qualify for non-import status until after the 2011 CFL Draft, and, as such, was only eligible to be taken in the 2011 supplemental draft. He was drafted by the Blue Bombers with the team forfeiting a first-round 2012 CFL Draft pick to do so and signed a contract with the team on June 4, 2011.[1][2] He played college football with the Central Michigan Chippewas.

Professional Career[edit]

Winnipeg Blue Bombers[edit]

Poblah spent 3 seasons as a member of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. In 3 seasons in Winnipeg he totaled 53 receptions for 534 yards with 1 touchdown. His best season was the 2012 CFL season in which he had 41 receptions for 417 yards and his lone touchdown. Poblah's missed significant playing time due to injuries in both the 2011 and 2013 CFL season's.

BC Lions[edit]

On January 31, 2014 Poblah was traded to the BC Lions in exchange for import defensive back Korey Banks.[3]

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