Will Ford

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Will Ford
No. 30     Free agent
Date of birth (1986-12-15) December 15, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth Travelers Rest, South Carolina
Career information
CFL status International
Position(s) RB
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg)
College South Carolina State
High school Travelers Rest (SC)
Career history
As player
2010 Toronto Argonauts
2012-2013 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
2014 Saskatchewan Roughriders
CFL East All-Star 2013
Career stats

William Ford (born December 15, 1986) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He played college football at South Carolina State University and attended Travelers Rest High School in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. Ford was a CFL East Division All-Star in 2013 as a member of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.[1] He has been a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.

College career[edit]

Ford is the all time leader in rushing yards and rushing touchdowns in South Carolina State University and Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference history with 4,688 yards and 35 touchdowns.[2][3]

Professional career[edit]

Toronto Argonauts[edit]

Ford was signed by the Toronto Argonauts in 2010 but released before seeing any playing time after suffering a leg injury.[2]

Winnipeg Blue Bombers[edit]

Ford was signed by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in July 2012.[2] He was a CFL East Division All-Star in 2013.

Ford was released by the Blue Bombers in July 2014.[4]

Saskatchewan Roughriders[edit]

Ford was signed by the Saskatchewan Roughriders on July 22, 2014.[5] On July 26, 2014, he scored three rushing touchdowns against the Toronto Argonauts in his first game for the Roughriders.[6] He was released by the Roughriders on October 21, 2014.[7]


  1. ^ "2013 CFL ALL-STAR TEAM". tsn.ca. Retrieved 29 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Will Ford gets new shot in CFL". thetandd.com. July 3, 2012. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Will Ford". arnsports.com. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Blue Bombers release international running back Will Ford". The Canadian Press. lillooetnews.net. July 14, 2014. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  5. ^ "RIDERS SIGN RUNNING BACK WILL FORD". riderville.com. July 22, 2014. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  6. ^ "Will Ford leads Roughriders over Argonauts 37-9". therecord.com. Jul 27, 2014. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  7. ^ "Roughriders release Will Ford, Eron Riley and DeNarius McGhee". ctvnews.ca. October 21, 2014. Retrieved October 23, 2014. 

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