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Boris
Bede
#14 Kicker
Boris
Bede
#14 Kicker
Height 6'4
Weight 225 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1989-11-20 (27)
Born France
School Laval
INT / NAT INT
Field Goal Attempts 35
Field Goals Made 29
Punts 102
Punting Average 44.2

Transactions

2017: Signed an extention with the Alouettes on Feb. 14

2015: Signed with the Alouettes as a free agent on Feb. 12.

 

Career

2016: Montreal Alouettes

After demonstrating all his power and precision in his rookie year, Bede struggled in his sophomore season. The former Université de Laval standout had difficulties both in his punting and field goal attempts. After missing eight games due to an injury in the middle of the year, Bede finished the season strongly with five field goals in as many attempts, and seven converts in a row.

 

2015: Montreal Alouettes

The former Université Laval standout demonstrated his power and precision throughout his first professional season in the CFL as he made all of the team’s kicks. He made 35 of 39 field goal attempts (89.7%), good for second in the league, and recorded the best ever percentage in a season by a Montreal Alouettes kicker. He led the league with an average of 65.2 yards per kickoff . He also maintained an average of 44.3 yards on punts, pinning opposing teams inside their 20-yard line 27 times and inside their one-yard line on nine occasions.

 

Personal

Born in Toulon, France, Bede is the son of a soccer player originating from Ivory Coast. He rejoined his father in the USA in 2005 to pursue his studies and play soccer. During his stay south of the border, he discovered American football. Before becoming the kicker of the Université de Laval Rouge et Or, Boris Bédé had a stint at Université de Sherbrooke where he wore the colors of the Vert & Or…that of the soccer team rather than the football team.

 

Favorite actress: Angelina Jolie, Michelle Rodriguez

Favorite leisures: Soccer

Favorite sports after football: Soccer

Person like to meet: Ray Guy

Favorite school subject  Geography, Gym

Favorite city on the road:  Québec

Favorite vacation spot: Hawaï

Place most like to visit: Africa, Australia, Costa Rica

Favorite video game FIFA 15, Call of duty

Favorite Montreal restaurant: Sushi999, Ronados, Dallas BBQ

Home cooked meal: Atcheké poulet

Favorite Cartoon:Dragon Ball Z

Favorite football player: Adam Viniateri

Favorite time of the year: Summer

Famous person they met: Didier Drogba

 

Honours & Notables

Honours:

2015: Alouettes’ Rookie of the Year
2015: East Division All-Star team

 

Milestones:

1st game:  26-06-2015 vs OTT

1st tackle:   10-07-2015 @ WPG

 

In one game:

50-yard and above field goals:  2 | 28-08-2015 (50) @ B.C.
03-09-2015 (52) vs B.C.
4 | (20-09-2015 vs WPG)

 

Videos

 

Seasons

Punting

YEAR TEAM GP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
2015
MTL 18 108 4008 4783 44.3 69
2016
MTL 10 63 2194 2698 42.8 69
2017
MTL 16 102 3487 4506 44.2 69
Total
44 273 9689 11987 43.9 207

Kicking

YEAR TEAM GP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
2015
MTL 18 36 40 90.0 52 25 31 133
2016
MTL 10 11 21 52.4 53 18 19 51
2017
MTL 16 29 35 82.9 53 18 20 105
Total
44 76 96 79.2 53 61 70 289

Game Log

Punting

DATE WEEK OPP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
06-22
1 SSK 7 241 272 38.9 47
06-30
2 EDM 5 209 244 48.8 55
07-06
3 BC 7 259 305 43.6 49
07-14
4 CGY 6 222 264 44.0 50
07-19
5 OTT 4 135 186 46.5 60
07-27
6 WPG 4 117 172 43.0 50
08-11
8 TOR 6 210 247 41.2 46
08-19
9 TOR 9 326 406 45.1 55
08-24
10 WPG 4 180 191 47.8 59
08-31
11 OTT 9 263 388 43.1 54
09-08
12 BC 5 147 210 42.0 57
09-17
13 OTT 7 298 334 47.7 53
09-23
14 TOR 8 284 385 48.1 69
09-29
15 CGY 7 161 325 46.4 63
10-09
16 EDM 5 193 218 43.6 53
10-22
18 HAM 9 242 359 39.9 50
Total
102 3487 4506 44.4 870

Kicking

DATE WEEK OPP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
06-22
1 SSK 1 2 50.0 18 2 2 5
06-30
2 EDM 4 4 100.0 46 1 1 13
07-06
3 BC 3 3 100.0 51 1 1 10
07-14
4 CGY 1 1 100.0 12 3 4 6
07-19
5 OTT 2 2 100.0 42 0 1 6
07-27
6 WPG 4 4 100.0 35 4 4 16
08-11
8 TOR 2 3 66.7 21 2 2 9
08-19
9 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0
08-24
10 WPG 3 3 100.0 48 2 2 11
08-31
11 OTT 1 2 50.0 53 0 0 3
09-08
12 BC 1 3 33.3 48 0 0 3
09-17
13 OTT 1 2 50.0 43 0 0 3
09-23
14 TOR 1 1 100.0 18 1 1 4
09-29
15 CGY 1 1 100.0 28 1 1 4
10-09
16 EDM 4 4 100.0 45 0 0 12
10-22
18 HAM 0 0 0 1 1 1
Total
29 35 82.9 53 18 20 106