|Date of birth||February 10, 1988|
|Place of birth||Laval, Quebec, Canada|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||245 lb (111 kg)|
|High school||Champlain Prep School|
|CFL draft||2012 / Round: 2 / Pick: 10|
|Drafted by||Hamilton Tiger-Cats|
|Career highlights and awards|
Frédéric Plesius (born February 10, 1988) is a Canadian football linebacker for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He played CIS football with the Laval Rouge et Or. He was selected tenth overall by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the 2012 CFL Draft. After the 2011 CIS season, he was ranked as the fifth best player in the Canadian Football League’s Amateur Scouting Bureau final rankings for players eligible in the 2012 CFL Draft, and third by players in Canadian Interuniversity Sport. Plesius has also played for the Baylor University Bears, where he was a redshirt in 2008.
Frédéric Plesius was drafted in the second round (tenth overall) by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League in the 2012 CFL Draft. Plesius spent the 2012 CFL season with the Laval Rouge et Or in the CIS. On June 24, 2013, following the CFL preseason games, he signed a 3-year contract with the Ti-cats. In his first season with the Ti-cats Plesius was utilized primarily on special teams. In 2014 Plesius took on a larger role within the team defense as he accounted for 18 tackles, 1 interception and 2 fumble recoveries.
- CFL Scouting Bureau - April 2012 Archived April 25, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
- http://www.montrealgazette.com/sports/football/cfl/6584505/story.html Invitation to Eagles Rookie Camp
- Signed 3-year contract with the Tiger-cats
- Ticats send Plesius to Als in trade for Shortill