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Brendan
Gillanders
#25 Running Back
Brendan
Gillanders
#25 Running Back
Height 5'11
Weight 211 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1990-11-27 (31)
Born Orleans, ON
School Ottawa
Status NAT
Rushes 4
Yards 7
Touchdowns 0
Average 1.75

Brendan Gillanders is a Fullback currently playing for the Ottawa REDBLACKS.

CFL SEASONS:

4

ACQUIRED:

Signed to two-year contract on Feb. 9, 2016. Re-signed to a two-year contract extension on Dec. 4, 2017.

LAST SEASON:

Played in all 18 games of the season. Set a new career-high with 133 rushing yards on 21 carries … Also had 31 receiving yards off of four catches.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

Standout special teams player across first two seasons with Toronto Argonauts prior to signing with his hometown REDBLACKS … Compiled 14 special teams tackles in 17 games in 2015 … Also rushed once for 11 yards and made seven receptions for 104 yards … Played for the Ottawa Gee-Gees from 2009-13, where his teammates included Ettore Lattanzio and Brad Sinopoli … Overcame a broken leg suffered in the 2010 season opener to return to play in the Yates Cup … Led all CIS running backs with 1,061 all-purpose yards in 2013 and was selected second-team All-Canadian … Played high school football for Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2014
TOR 13 0 0 0 0.0 0
2015
TOR 17 1 11 0 11.0 11
2016
OTT 10 6 23 0 3.8 7
2017
OTT 18 21 133 0 6.3 22
2018
OTT 18 6 14 0 2.3 3
2019
OTT 16 23 94 0 4.1 29
2021
OTT 8 4 7 0 1.8 3
Total
100 61 282 0 4.6 29

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2014
TOR 13 0 0 0 - 0 0.0 0
2015
TOR 17 7 7 104 - 0 14.9 29
2016
OTT 10 3 3 28 27 0 9.3 13
2017
OTT 18 4 5 31 24 0 7.8 14
2018
OTT 18 7 11 55 45 0 7.9 17
2019
OTT 16 16 17 97 93 0 6.1 25
2021
OTT 8 1 1 23 17 0 23.0 23
Total
100 38 44 338 206 0 8.9 29

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
08-07
1 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
8 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-28
9 EDM 2 5 0 2.5 3
10-06
10 TOR 1 1 0 1.0 1
10-11
10 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-16
11 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-23
12 HAM 1 1 0 1.0 1
10-29
13 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
4 7 0 1.5 5

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
08-07
1 EDM 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
8 HAM 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-28
9 EDM 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-06
10 TOR 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-11
10 MTL 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-16
11 MTL 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-23
12 HAM 1 1 23 0 23.0 23
10-29
13 CGY 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 1 23 0 23.0 23