Boulay, left, in 2011
|Born:||March 10, 1983|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||187 lb (85 kg)|
|CFL draft||2006 / Round: 2 / Pick: 16|
|Drafted by||Montreal Alouettes|
|2008||New York Jets*|
|*Offseason and/or preseason only.|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Awards||Frank M. Gibson Trophy (2006)|
Étienne Boulay (born March 10, 1983) is a former Canadian football safety. He most recently played for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League, with whom he won the 100th Grey Cup championship. He previously played for the Montreal Alouettes from 2006 to 2011 where he won two more Grey Cup championships. He was drafted 16th overall by the Alouettes in the 2006 CFL Draft. He played college football for the New Hampshire Wildcats.
Boulay played at Kent School in Kent, Connecticut. In 2001, he led Kent to the New England Class A Championship in football as a running back, defensive back, and team captain. Following the season, Etienne was voted the New England Class A Player of the Year for 2001. In high school, he attended College Jean-Eudes in Montreal, Quebec, playing defensive back for the football team.
He was drafted in the second round (16th pick) in the 2006 CFL Draft by the Montreal Alouettes. That season, he finished fifth in the CFL with 20 special teams tackles and won the East Division Most Outstanding Rookie, 2006 and the Alouettes Most Outstanding Rookie, 2006 awards.
New York Jets
Return to Montreal
- "Alouettes bring back Etienne Boulay". CBC Sports. 2008-08-04. Retrieved 2008-08-05.
- http://en.montrealalouettes.com/article/alouettes-release-etienne-boulay-and-diamond-ferri The Alouettes release Étienne Boulay and Diamond Ferri
- Argos release Boulay, add two to defence