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CFL free agency figures to be a busy one with more than 250 players still eligible to hit the open market on Feb. 12. As teams get set to open their chequebooks, TSN ranks the top National, International, and quarterback free agents this off-season.
The Top National Free Agents:
1. Sukh Chungh
Position: Offensive lineman Age: 27 2018 Team: Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Big-bodied guard is one of the nastiest players in the league.
2. Chris Ackie
Position: Linebacker Age: 27 2018 Team: Montreal Alouettes/Ottawa Redblacks
Athletic linebacker had 88 tackles in 2018 for Montreal and Ottawa. Will be 27-years-old for the 2019 season.
3. Nic Demski
Position: Wide receiver Age: 26 2018 Team: Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Versatile player can rush, receive and return.
4. Lemar Durant
Position: Wide receiver Age: 26 2018 Team: Calgary Stampeders
Still waiting for a true breakout season but has great talent and upside.
5. Taylor Loffler
Position: Safety Age: 27 2018 Team: Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Hard-hitting safety with a nose for the ball. Has 185 tackles and eight interceptions in three CFL seasons.
6. Tyler Holmes
Position: OL Age: 30 2018 Team: Toronto Argonauts
7. Landon Rice
Position: OL Age: 30 2018 Team: Hamilton Tiger-Cats
8. Tunde Adeleke
Position: DB Age: 23 2018 Team: Calgary Stampeders
9. Bo Lokombo
Position: LB Age: 28 2018 Team: BC Lions
*Age as of start of the 2019 CFL regular season