The Ottawa REDBLACKS have selected six players as team captains for the 2024 CFL season, with quarterback Dru Brown, receiver Dominique Rhymes, linebacker Jovan Santos-Knox, defensive back Adarius Pickett, kicker Lewis Ward, and punter Richie Leone leading the team.

By the Numbers
  • Dru Brown acquired from Winnipeg Blue Bombers in January, started 2 games in 2023 with 983 passing yards and 9 touchdowns.
  • Dominique Rhymes returns to Ottawa with 2,347 receiving yards and 18 touchdowns in three seasons with BC Lions.
State of Play
  • REDBLACKS set to open their 2024 season hosting Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Thursday night.
  • The team captains were chosen through a player vote, reflecting both on-field and off-field qualities.
Bottom Line

Six players have been named captains for the REDBLACKS' 2024 CFL season, bringing a mix of experience and talent to lead the team on and off the field, setting the stage for an exciting season opener against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.