Alouettes Release Defensive Back Jonathon Mincy
Montreal - The Montreal Alouettes announced on Monday that the club has released international defensive back Jonathon Mincy in order to allow him to pursue NFL opportunities. He was scheduled to become a free agent in February.
Mincy (5'10'', 196 lbs.) played two seasons with the Alouettes during which he amassed 108 defensive tackles in 32 games, while intercepting three passes. The former Auburn University Tiger rapidly imposed himself in the CFL as he started all 18 games at cornerback during his first season and was named the Alouettes Most Outstanding Rookie. The 25-year-old also knocked down 13 passes in two seasons in Montreal.
• Discuss this story on the Canadian Football League message board...
Canadian Football League Stories from December 12, 2017
- RedBlacks Appoint Noel Thorpe as New Defensive Coordinator - Ottawa RedBlacks
- Alouettes Release Defensive Back Jonathon Mincy - Montreal Alouettes
- RedBlacks Re-Sign Gillanders and Bolduc - Ottawa RedBlacks
- Three Argos Named 2017 CFL All-Stars - Toronto Argonauts
- June Jones Returns as Head Coach of Tiger-Cats - Hamilton Tiger-Cats
- TELUS Champions in the Community Appearances, December 10 - 16 - Edmonton Eskimos
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.