Times Colonist

Lions players earn offensive and defensive honours

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B.C. Lions quarterbac­k Travis Lulay, who spearheade­d a key victory over the Edmonton Eskimos last Saturday, was named CFL offensive player of the week on Tuesday.

Defensive lineman Khalif Mitchell, Lulay’s Lions teammate, was named the defensive player of the week, while kicker Chris Milo of the Saskatchew­an Roughrider­s was named special-teams player of the week and Cal- gary Stampeders receiver Johnny Forzani was named top Canadian.

Lulay won his second weekly award of the season after passing for 322 yards and three touchdowns in the Lions’ 29-20 win over Edmonton, which left the Lions (10-7) into a three-way tie for first place in the West Division with Edmonton and Calgary.

Mitchell, meanwhile, made four tackles and recorded two sacks against the Eskimos.

 ??  ?? B.C. quarterbac­k Travis Lulay took the CFL’S offensive player of the week award, it was announced Tuesday.
B.C. quarterbac­k Travis Lulay took the CFL’S offensive player of the week award, it was announced Tuesday.

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