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Darian
Durant
#4 Quarterback
Darian
Durant
#4 Quarterback
Height 5'11
Weight 214 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1982-08-19 (34)
Born Florence, SC
School North Carolina
INT / NAT INT
Completions 330
Attempts 496
Yards 3839
Touchdowns 14

Transactions

2017: Signed with the Alouettes on January 19

2017: His rights were acquired by the Alouettes on January 13

 

Career

 

2016: Saskatchewan Roughriders

Last season, the Florence, SC native amassed 3,468 yards as he completed 290 of his 431 passes, while throwing 14 touchdown passes. He also scored five rushing touchdowns, as he carried the ball 51 times for gains of 274 yards.

 

Durant, an 11-season CFL veteran, started his career with the Roughriders in 2006 and was the backup quarterback when the team won the Grey Cup in 2007. He was the team’s starting pivot when the Roughriders hoisted the trophy once more in 2013, in front of their fans in Regina.

In 155 career-games, including 111 as the starting quarterback, the 34-year-old completed 2,186 of his 3,519 passes, amassing 28,136 yards, while throwing 149 touchdown passes. He currently stands 16th all-time in the CFL for career passing yards. He also carried the ball on 369 occasions throughout his career, cumulating 2,888 yards and scoring 21 rushing majors along the way. He has a 5-1 record as a starting quarterback in playoff games.

 

 

Personal

The former University of North Carolina Tar Heel also led the Riders to the Grey Cup game in 2009 and 2010. Both times, the team was defeated by the Alouettes. He was also named a West Division All-Star in 2009 and 2013.

 

 

Honours & Notables

Grey Cup Champions: 2007, 2013

 

Seasons

Passing

YEAR TEAM GP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
2006
SSK 1 1 1 14 0 0 14.0
2008
SSK 8 77 129 1122 7 6 8.7
2009
SSK 18 339 562 4348 25 21 7.7
2010
SSK 18 391 644 5542 26 22 8.6
2011
SSK 16 299 489 3653 18 14 7.5
2012
SSK 16 313 486 3878 21 12 8.0
2013
SSK 16 325 531 4154 31 12 7.8
2014
SSK 10 138 228 1792 8 5 7.9
2015
SSK 1 13 18 165 2 0 9.2
2016
SSK 15 330 496 3839 14 7 7.7
Total
119 2226 3584 28507 152 99 8.0

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2006
SSK 8 1 20 0 20.0 20
2007
SSK 18 0 0 0 0.0 0
2008
SSK 15 27 204 2 7.6 25
2009
SSK 18 60 501 3 8.4 25
2010
SSK 18 80 618 7 7.7 35
2011
SSK 18 55 381 2 6.9 22
2012
SSK 18 32 342 1 10.7 27
2013
SSK 18 42 369 1 8.8 27
2014
SSK 10 21 179 1 8.5 17
2015
SSK 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
2016
SSK 15 57 308 6 5.4 25
Total
157 375 2922 23 7.8 35

Game Log

Passing

DATE WEEK OPP COMP ATT YDS TD INT AVG
06-18
-1 EDM 11 19 153 0 2 8.1
06-30
2 TOR 31 48 310 1 0 6.5
07-08
3 EDM 27 38 317 4 0 8.3
07-16
4 BC 7 10 104 1 0 10.4
08-04
7 CGY 17 28 247 1 0 8.8
08-13
8 CGY 24 37 267 0 0 7.2
08-20
9 HAM 18 28 235 0 4 8.4
08-26
10 EDM 27 38 314 0 0 8.3
09-04
11 WPG 36 47 399 1 2 8.5
09-10
12 WPG 23 36 283 1 0 7.9
09-18
13 EDM 20 29 174 0 1 6.0
09-24
14 HAM 23 31 326 1 0 10.5
10-07
16 OTT 22 39 328 2 0 8.4
10-15
17 TOR 15 22 164 2 0 7.5
10-22
18 MTL 25 37 208 0 0 5.6
10-29
19 BC 15 28 163 0 0 5.8
Total
341 515 3992 14 9 7.9

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-11
-2 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-18
-1 EDM 1 4 0 4.0 4
06-30
2 TOR 5 15 0 3.0 6
07-08
3 EDM 6 15 0 2.5 9
07-16
4 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-04
7 CGY 4 5 0 1.3 2
08-13
8 CGY 10 74 0 7.4 17
08-20
9 HAM 4 19 0 4.8 9
08-26
10 EDM 4 13 2 3.3 10
09-04
11 WPG 4 13 1 3.3 5
09-10
12 WPG 1 3 0 3.0 3
09-18
13 EDM 5 61 1 12.2 25
09-24
14 HAM 2 15 1 7.5 14
10-07
16 OTT 3 14 0 4.7 10
10-15
17 TOR 3 27 0 9.0 12
10-22
18 MTL 6 34 1 5.7 12
10-29
19 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
58 312 6 5.1 138