Tiger-Cats Add Receivers

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

May 22, 2013 - Canadian Football League (CFL) - Hamilton Tiger-Cats

News Release

HAMILTON - The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced today that import receivers Justin Hilton, Eric McCree and Donovan Varner have signed with the team.

Last season, Hilton attended training camp with the NFL's Cincinnati Bengals and later spent time on the team's practice roster. He finished his collegiate career at Indiana State, where he caught 40 passes for 684 yards and seven touchdowns.

McCree played four seasons at Fort Valley State University. As a senior, he ranked sixth in the SIAC in receiving with 48 catches for 688 yards and eight touchdowns.

Varner spent four years at Duke, where he holds the school record for career receptions (207) and ranks third all-time in receiving yards (2,660). In 2011, he became the first player in ACC history to register 60+ receptions in three consecutive seasons.

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