Former Laurier standout Chambers named Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian

Former Laurier standout Chambers named Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian

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WINNIPEG (November 30, 2015) - Edmonton Eskimos wide receiver, and former Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawk, Shamawd Chambers was named Most Valuable Canadian after the Edmonton Eskimos beat the Ottawa Redblacks 26-20 in the 103rd Grey Cup presented by Shaw.

Chambers had two receptions for 49 yards in the victory, including a 32-yard grab in the second quarter that later led to a touchdown.

The fourth-year pro was drafted in the first round by the Eskimos in the 2012 Draft and has spent his entire career with Edmonton. He has battled injuries this year and played in the team's final two games, totaling three catches for 13 yards.

During his career at Laurier, Chambers was a three-time OUA All-Star and finished his four-year career with 123 receptions for 1765 yards and 15 touchdowns.

- with files from CFL.ca

Source: Laurier Golden Hawks

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