|Born:||November 1, 1986|
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||233 lb (106 kg)|
|CFL draft||2009 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4|
|Drafted by||BC Lions|
|Career highlights and awards|
James Yurichuk (born November 1, 1986 in Brampton, Ontario) is a Canadian professional football linebacker and businessman. Yurichuk was drafted by the BC Lions in the 2009 CFL Draft in the first round and played 4 seasons with the BC Lions, winning the Grey Cup in 2011 with the Lions. He played CIS football for the Bishop's Gaiters. Yurichuk is also the founder and CEO of Wully Outerwear.
Yurichuk was drafted by the BC Lions in the first round of the 2009 CFL Draft. He played primarily on special teams in the 2009 BC Lions season and was among the league leaders in special teams tackles. His dribbled ball kick that led to a Lions touchdown in week 6 was considered the turning point of the game and demonstrated his knowledge of Canadian football rules.
- "James Yurichuk statistics". Canadian Football League. Retrieved 2009-08-11.
- Little, Lyndon (2009-07-29). "Lions rookie Yurichuk keen on Ticats tangle". Vancouver Sun. Retrieved 2009-08-11.[dead link]
- Ullrich, Lowell (2009-08-09). "Three-ring circus and a two-win team". The Province. Retrieved 2009-08-11.[dead link]
- Ullrich, Lowell (2009-08-10). "Lions finally getting a break or two". The Province. Retrieved 2009-08-11.[dead link]
- Ullrich, Lowell (2009-08-11). "B.C. Lions: Yurichuk making up for mistakes". The Province. Archived from the original on 2009-08-13. Retrieved 2009-08-11.
- "Toronto Argonauts land linebacker Yurichuk in CFL free agency". Winnipeg Free Press. 2013-02-15. Retrieved 2012-02-15.
- "Yurichuk awarded for his service with Jake Gaudaur Award". cfl.ca. November 27, 2014. Retrieved November 27, 2014.
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