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The 1997 CFL Draft composed of 48 Canadian football players that were chosen from eligible Canadian universities as well as Canadian players playing in the NCAA.

Round one Edit

= CFL Division All-Star = CFL All-Star = Hall of Famer
Pick # CFL Team Player Position College
1 Toronto Argonauts Chad Folk OL Utah
2 Saskatchewan Roughriders Ben Fairbrother OL Calgary
3 Edmonton Eskimos Ian Franklin CB Weber State
4 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Tim Prinsen OG North Dakota
5 Calgary Stampeders Doug Brown DL Simon Fraser
6 Montreal Alouettes Steve Charbonneau DL New Hampshire
7 Calgary Jason Clemett LB Simon Fraser
8 Edmonton Mark Farraway DL St. Francis Xavier
9 Toronto Matthew DuBuc SB Texas Tech

Round two Edit

Pick # CFL Team Player Position College
10 British Columbia Lions Robert Beveridge OL British Columbia
11 Montreal Jerome Pathon WR Washington
12 Hamilton Joe Rumolo DL Akron
13 Saskatchewan Chris Szarka FB Eastern Illinois
14 Montreal Ryan Coughlin OL McGill
15 Calgary Jeff Traversy DT Edinboro
16 Edmonton Patrice Denis LB Western Ontario
17 Toronto Steve Salter OL Ottawa

Round three Edit

= CFL Division All-Star = CFL All-Star = Hall of Famer
Pick # CFL Team Player Position College
18 Toronto Argonauts Aldi Henry CB Michigan State
19 BC Lions Paul Stoilen LB Simon Fraser
20 BC Lions John Partchenko OT Michigan
21 Montreal Alouettes Bruno Heppell RB Western Michigan
22 Calgary Stampeders Frank Rocca OL Eastern Michigan
23 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Marice Henriques S Colorado
24 Toronto Argonauts Dave Mudge OT Michigan State

Round four Edit

Pick # CFL Team Player Position College
25 B.C. Bret Anderson P Simon Fraser
26 Saskatchewan Mark Raphael CB Ottawa
27 B.C. Martin Miller-Johnston CB Manitoba
28 Hamilton Mark Nohra RB British Columbia
29 Montreal Derek Krete LB Western Ontario
30 Montreal Ryan Carruthers SB Calgary
31 Calgary Uzo Ubani SB Concordia
32 Edmonton David Heasman OL Northern Arizona
33 Toronto Jayson Hansen OL Texas Tech

Round five Edit

Pick # CFL Team Player Position College
34 Saskatchewan Andre Batson WR York
35 B.C. Jamie MacDonald OT Northern Illinois
36 Hamilton Luc Normand WR University
37 Winnipeg Jonathan Swift LB Tennessee-Martin
38 Montreal Andy Brereton SB Western Michigan
39 Calgary Trent Bagnail OL Saskatchewan
40 Edmonton O.J. Santiago TE Kent State
41 Toronto Mark Giardetti DE Evangel College

Round six Edit

= CFL Division All-Star = CFL All-Star = Hall of Famer
Pick # CFL Team Player Position College
42 Saskatchewan Dan Comiskey OL Windsor
43 B.C. Kelly Lochbaum LB Northern Arizona
44 Winnipeg Wayne Weathers DE Manitoba
45 Montreal Francis Bellefroid LB Bishop's
46 Calgary Paul Donkersley RB Acadia
47 Edmonton Chris Hardy QB Manitoba
48 Toronto Kris Kershaw QB Salisbury State

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Preceded by
1996 CFL Draft
Canadian College Draft
1997
Succeeded by
1998 CFL Draft
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