January 12, 2021

Mickael Côté, Raphael Araujo-Lopes return to REDBLACKS

The Ottawa REDBLACKS have re-signed National linebacker Mickael Côté and American receiver receiver Rafael Araujo-Lopes, the club announced today.



National linebacker Mickael Côté 
In two seasons with the REDBLACKS, Côté played in 15 games, accumulating three defensive tackles and two tackles on the special-teams. Côté was drafted by the REDBLACKS in the 4th Round, 30th overall, in the 2018 CFL Draft.


HEIGHT: 6-3 | WEIGHT: 225 lbs | BIRTHDAY: 1992-09-30
HOMETOWN: Montreal, QC | SCHOOL: Concordia



American receiver Rafael Araujo-Lopes 
Araujo-Lopes signed with the Ottawa REDBLACKS in 2019. He made his professional debut against the Edmonton Eskimos where he recorded six receptions for 57 yards. He played in two regular season games in 2019.


HEIGHT: 5-9 | WEIGHT: 190 lbs | BIRTHDAY: 1996-04-07
HOMETOWN: Kissimmee, FL | SCHOOL: Pittsburgh