Daniel Petermann
No. 88     BC Lions
Petermann with the Lions in 2022
Born: (1995-10-24) October 24, 1995 (age 28)
Stoney Creek, Ontario
Career information
StatusActive
CFL statusNational
Position(s)Wide receiver
Height5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight210 lb (95 kg)
UniversityMcMaster
CFL Draft2018 / Round: 3 / Pick: 26
Drafted byWinnipeg Blue Bombers
Career history
As player
20182020Winnipeg Blue Bombers
2021Ottawa Redblacks
2022–presentBC Lions
Career highlights and awards
Career stats

Daniel Petermann (born October 4, 1995) is a professional Canadian football wide receiver for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League (CFL).

University career

Petermann played U Sports football for the McMaster Marauders from 2014 to 2017.[1][2] In 2014, he was named the OUA Rookie of the year where he played in eight regular season games and had 35 receptions for 468 yards and four touchdowns.[1] He also played in the team's 50th Vanier Cup loss to the Montreal Carabins where he had ten catches for 66 yards.[3]

Professional career

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Petermann was drafted in the third round, 26th overall, in the 2018 CFL Draft by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and was signed on May 14, 2018.[4] He made the team's opening day roster and played in his first professional game on June 14, 2018, against the Edmonton Eskimos. Petermann scored his first touchdown on a nine-yard reception from Chris Streveler in the Banjo Bowl on September 8, 2018.[5] In his rookie season, he played in all 18 regular season games and recorded 10 receptions for 154 yards and one touchdown.

In 2019, Petermann again played in all 18 regular season games and had 15 catches for 118 yards and one touchdown. He also played in all three post-season games that year and won his first Grey Cup championship as the Blue Bombers won the 107th Grey Cup. The 2020 CFL season was cancelled and he became a free agent in 2021.

Ottawa Redblacks

On February 10, 2021, Petermann signed with the Ottawa Redblacks.[6] He played in ten regular season games with the team where he had 16 catches for 148 yards and two touchdowns. He became a free agent when his contract expired on February 8, 2022.[7]

BC Lions

On February 8, 2022, it was announced that Petermann had signed with the BC Lions.[8]

References

  1. ^ a b "Daniel Petermann". McMaster Marauders. Retrieved October 10, 2022.
  2. ^ "Daniel Petermann". McMaster Marauders. Retrieved October 10, 2022.
  3. ^ "Boscore McMaster at Montreal". U Sports. November 29, 2014.
  4. ^ "Bombers add two". Winnipeg Blue Bombers. May 14, 2018.
  5. ^ "Riders defeat Bombers in wild Banjo Bowl for fourth straight win". Canadian Football League. September 8, 2018.
  6. ^ "Redblacks add former Blue Bomber, Canadian receiver Daniel Petermann". Ottawa Redblacks. February 10, 2021.
  7. ^ "Transactions – Football player trades and signings". Canadian Football League. Retrieved February 9, 2022.
  8. ^ "Lions sign national WR Daniel Petermann". BC Lions. February 8, 2022.