It was a great night for Adam Bighill.
And linebacker middle of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers showed that he had the biggest acquisition outside the season in the Canadian Football League – although it was intact on the same day of signing & # 39; Johnny Manziel f & # 39, Hamilton – having been named the CFL Awards Shaw in Winspear Center & # 39; Edmonton.
It was the second time in seven & # 39; his seasons in the CFL to the product & # 39; Central Washington has been named as the best defender of the tournament, and also win the award in 2015 with B.C. Lions.
After a season with the Saints of 2017 & # 39; New Orleans of the National Football League, the native of & # 39; 30 years & # 39; MONTESANO, WA returned to the line & # 39; three quarters to sign contract & # 39; year with the Bombers.
And he does it ħallahx minutes, picked up 105 empty, four & # 39; sacks, two interceptions and four & # 39; Dummies forced, and put it in third place with & # 39; 127 defensive plays in the season.
"I fell to the NFL, had a good experience. It was the best because I'm back here now, right?" Said Bighill, adding that did not offer the Buccaneers of & # 39; Tampa Bay to return to the north. "But the only thing I understood was you & # 39; re & # 39; back here and have a lot of fun to play football.
"I easily I could I decide that I wanted nimxiha and make it work here, but I knew we had the opportunity to restart back here and again do what I was to do and have fun. So it was just great to get & # 39; back here and do what I love. "
While Bighill received only three of 60 votes to defeat the Hamilton Tiger-Cats linebacker Larry Dean, the race most strict evening decided b & # 39; four & # 39; only votes.
The recipient & # 39; Ottawa Redblacks, Brad SINOPOLI won the second most outstanding Canadian award to his, shot Andrew Harris & # 39; Winnipeg.
SINOPOLI set a new Canadian record & # 39; 116 reception on his way to a 1,376 yard, four touchdowns and 486 yards to lead the championship after the catch.
different Thursday results had done nothing to erase the taste of losing the division of the Western Division of oral & # 39; Harris, especially after it was lost from the end zone Stampeders.
"I am still bitter about everything because I'm just so treated on the group & # 39; guys that we had and how close," said Harris, who was named. "And I just felt like it was the group to do this. I've every Gray Cup since I've here in & # 39; this tournament as a spectator and the first time rebaħha, but it feels really different.
"It just felt me of how I felt was feeling true after the game. But it ends, can not do anything about it now and just trying to make the best of the weekend and enjoy the time with my boyfriend here and all holidays . "
The native & # 39; five foot & # 39; 11 pounds & # 39; Winnipeg once brought 239 1,390 yard and eight touchdowns – the highest all career levels – while adding 451 yards and three touchdowns on eight catches this year.
"Yeah, it's a tremendous player, a tremendous person", said SINOPOLI. "I did not fellow him but from everything I hear & # 39 ;, is the type of & # 39; a guy who wants to be played with.
"He's a good competitor, he tirelessly spot and every game.
"Game, game out, that hard to do. He receives many touches, takes a lot of abuse and he just never seems to be diminishing."
It is hard to imagine that it can & # 39; there is something in the 2018 season can & # 39; Bo Levi Mitchell to leave briefly to win Sunday.
But that did not prevent the Calgary Stampeders quarterback to be granted his second career prize the most exciting of his career, and also won the last time expired Redblacks Stampeders and the Gray Cup final.
The native of & # 39; 28 years & # 39; Katy, TX issued for 5,119 yard while led the league with & # 39; & # 39 level; b & # 39 touchdowns; pass & # 39; Career & # 39; 35 to iċċeleb charge to first finish the Stampeders of & # 39; 13 win, and gained 47 votes to 13 for Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Jeremiah Masoli.
Extra points: Stanley Bryant & # 39; Winnipeg was named the offensive linemen most excellent for the second time in the same seasons … Redblacks rookie Lewis Ward became only the second player in CFL history to earn & # 39; as the most special award & # 39; special teams and rookie most excellent after establishing record with & # 39; target location accuracy on & # 39; 98.1 percent (51 for 52) … BC Lions fullback Rolly Lumbala obtained Veteran Jake Gaudaur prize … Long snapper Edmonton Eskimos Long snapper Ryan King earned the prize & # 39; Tom Pate for outstanding sportsmanship on and off the field.
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2018 CFL participants the most outstanding:
Winner: Bo Levi Mitchell (CGY)
Runner Up: Jeremiah Masoli (HAM)
Winner: Adam Bighill (WPG)
Runner Up: Larry Dean (HAM)
Winner: Brad SINOPOLI (Oct.)
Runner Up: Andrew Harris (WPG)
Winner: Stanley Bryant (WPG)
Runner Up: Brandon Revenberg (HAM)
Winner: Lewis Ward (Oct.)
Runner Up: Ty Long (BC)
Winner: Lewis Ward (Oct.)
Runner Up: Jordan Williams Lambert (SSK)
BEGINNING OF THE YEAR
Winner: Chris Jones (SSK)
Runner Up: Rick Campbell (Oct.)