Malik Richards drafted 43rd overall by Winnipeg Bluebombers

Malik Richards drafted 43rd overall by Winnipeg Bluebombers

Sackville, NB - Mounties football is pleased to share the news that Mounties wide receiver, Malik Richards, (Brampton, ON), was selected 43rd overall by the Winnipeg Bluebombers in the 5th round of Thursday night's CFL draft. Richards is the newest Mountie to be drafted to the CFL, following Dakota Brush who was taken by the BC Lions in the 2017 CFL Draft.

In 2018, Richards led the Mounties with 48 receptions for 531 yards and 3 touchdowns. For his efforts he was recognized as an AUS All-Star.

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