Chapman's skill set would appear to be a perfect fit in a pass-heavy league in which quick receivers with the ability to perform catch-and-run routes are prized and the run game is de-emphasized. There are several glaring rule differences between American and Canadian football, including one that...
The CFL game -- with a wider field and offenses utilizing three downs to gain 10 yards -- seems to fit perfectly for the speedy and shifty 6-foot, 180-pound Chapman, who made 147 career catches, 10 of them for touchdowns, at CMU.
Defensive end Joe Ostman is headed to the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles; cornerback Amari Coleman is headed to Detroit to join the Lions; and wide receiver Corey Willis has signed an agreement with the Arizona Cardinals. Two other Chippewas, offensive linemen J.P. Quinn and Joe Austin, ...
Conklin, who checks in at 6-foot-4, 240 pounds, transferred to CMU from Division II Northwood, where he played basketball as a freshman. He played primarily on special teams in 2015, his first season as a Chippewa.
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