What a Career! Getzalf hangs up cleats

After 11 seasons in the CFL, Canadian receiver Chris Getzalf is calling it a career. The 101st Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian made it official today in Saskatchewan: Getzlaf wont soon be forgotten in Riderville   Chris spent his last 2 seasons with the Esks & they wanted say thanks: Chris spoke on what playing in SSK meant to him: We’ll leave you with some Chris Getzlaf trivia...
January 04, 2018

Canadian slotback Chris Getzlaf retires after 11 CFL seasons

REGINA -- Canadian slotback Chris Getzlaf has retired after 11 CFL seasons and two Grey Cup titles. Getzlaf made the announcement Thursday at Mosaic Stadium, home of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. He spent the bulk of his career with his hometown team. The two-time West All-Star (2012, 2013) ends his career with 6,192 receiving yards on 414 receptions and 41 touchdowns with...
January 04, 2018

Receiver Chris Getzlaf announces retirement

REGINA — After an 11-year CFL career, veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf has decided to hang up his cleats. The 34-year-old was with the Saskatchewan Roughriders for eight seasons before departing in 2016, landing a deal with the rival Edmonton Eskimos. After his release from the Esks in 2017, he re-joined his hometown team in Regina. Getzlaf collected 6,192 yards to his name along with...
January 04, 2018

Getzlaf goes home; inks deal with Riders

REGINA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders have brought back a familiar face, announcing Monday they’ve signed national receiver Chris Getzlaf. Getzlaf, 34, spent eight seasons in green and white before departing in 2016, landing a deal with the rival Edmonton Eskimos. In 11 CFL seasons, the Regina native has 6,192 yards to his name along with 41 touchdowns. After playing for the Regina...
October 16, 2017

Esks release veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos have released veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf, the team announced Tuesday. The 34-year-old was in his second season with the Eskimos, providing veteran support while hauling in five catches for 43 yards and a touchdown over eight games. A native of Regina, Getzlaf spent his first nine seasons in Saskatchewan. He joined the Eskimos as a free agent in...
September 26, 2017

Slotback Chris Getzlaf re-signs with Eskimos

EDMONTON — Free agent slotback Chris Getzlaf re-signed with the Edmonton Eskimos on Friday. Getzlaf, from Regina, originally joined the Eskimos in February 2016. He had 41 receptions for 455 yards and two touchdowns in 18 games last season Originally selected by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the 2007 CFL Draft, he was traded to the Saskatchewan Roughriders where he would play...
May 26, 2017

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