Shamawd Chambers
No. 17     Edmonton Eskimos
Career information
Status: Injured List
CFL status: Non-import
Position(s): WR
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
University: Wilfrid Laurier
High school: Markham
CFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6
Drafted by: Edmonton Eskimos
 As player:
2012-present Edmonton Eskimos
*Off-season and/or practice squad member only</span>
Career highlights and awards

Playing stats at
Medal record
Men’s American football
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World Championship
Silver 2011 Austria Team Competition

Shamawd Chambers (born March 10, 1989 in Markham, Ontario) is a Canadian football wide receiver who is currently playing with the Edmonton Eskimos.[1] He was selected sixth overall by the Edmonton Eskimos in the 2012 CFL Draft. After the 2011 CIS season, he was ranked as the third best player in the Canadian Football League’s Amateur Scouting Bureau final rankings for players eligible in the 2012 CFL Draft and second by players in Canadian Interuniversity Sport.[2] At the 2012 CFL Evaluation Camp, Chambers ran the fastest 40-yard dash, clocking in at 4.42.[3]

Professional careerEdit

Philadelphia EaglesEdit

After going undrafted in the 2012 NFL Draft, Chambers received an invitation to the Philadelphia Eagles free-agent tryouts. The tryout took place over the May 12, 2012 weekend and lasted for 3 days. Chambers did not impress the Eagles personnel enough to receive an invite to the Eagles mini-camp.[4]

Edmonton EskimosEdit

Shamawd Chambers was selected 6th overall in the 2012 CFL Draft by the Edmonton Eskimos of Canadian Football League. He signed on June 3, 2012. Chambers finished the 2012 CFL season with 390 yards and 2 touchdowns. Despite the low season totals had at least one reception in 14 of the 16 games that he dressed in.


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