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Adam Bighill
No. 44     BC Lions
Date of birth: (1988-10-16) October 16, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Montesano, Washington
Career information
Status: Active
CFL status: International
Position(s): LB
Height: 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight: 230 lb (100 kg)
College: Central Washington
NFL Draft: 2011 / Undrafted
Organizations
As player:
2011–present BC Lions
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star: 2012, 2013
CFL West All-Star: 2012, 2013
Career stats
Playing stats at CFL.ca

Adam Bighill (born October 16, 1988 in Montesano, Washington) is a Canadian football linebacker for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. Bighill signed as a free agent with the Lions on May 31, 2011.[1] He played college football for the Central Washington Wildcats.

Professional career[edit]

BC Lions[edit]

Bighill had an impressive rookie season, playing an increased role as the season progressed. He played in 12 games, including the final seven regular season games, and the West Final and Grey Cup games. He led the club, and was ranked fourth overall in the CFL, with 22 special team tackles.[2]

Bighill began the 2012 CFL season by replacing Solomon Elimimian at middle linebacker for the Lions, after Elimimian was signed by the Minnesota Vikings.[3] After assuming the starting linebacker role Bighill went on to amass 104 tackles (2nd most in the CFL) and 4 interceptions. Elimimian returned to the Lions mid-way through the season, however Bighill retained much of the playing time. He was named both a CFL West All-Star and a CFL All-Star for the 2012 season.

Bighill and Elimimian both returned to the Lions linebacker core for the 2013 CFL season. Bighill suffered a sprained ankle and missed Week 3 and 4.[4]

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75 news items

The Province

The Province
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:32:33 -0700

WINNIPEG — It's a little like asking who finished behind the 1927 New York Yankees or what teams were runners-up to the Edmonton Eskimos during the five consecutive seasons they won a Grey Cup — except to Adam Bighill. Who cares who'll finish ...
 
Yakima Herald-Republic (blog)
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:11:15 -0700

Adam Bighill had four tackles including a sack Saturday night as the BC Lions beat the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 28-23 to stay in the Canadian Football League playoff hunt. Bighill, a linebacker from Central Washington, presently ranks sixth in the CFL in ...
 
Brampton Guardian
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:41:15 -0700

And two of the best linebackers in the league (Adam Bighill and Solomon Elimimian). But I'm not focused on that. They're just players. I don't see any numbers." What the Eskimos do see is the Lions have given up just 295 points — fewest in the CFL ...

MetroNews Canada

MetroNews Canada
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:15:00 -0700

The first instance happened between linebacker Adam Bighill and rookie offensive lineman T-Dre Player, as the two exchanged shoves at the end of a run play before teammates calmly intervened. That was followed with an exchange of shouts from two ...
 
The Wahkiakum County Eagle
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:18:45 -0700

Happy Birthday to the following: Adam Bighill, Martha Tienhaara, Sean Eastham, Roxanne Stephan, Gail Magnuson, Charles Moore, Joe Hurst, Lenna Wirkkala, Tim Helvey, Jennifer Penttila, Fidel Hernandez, Amber Haven, Jeff Indermark, Brandy Rose, ...
 
Regina Leader-Post
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:37:07 -0700

On Sunday against the Saskatchewan Roughriders, Edmonton Eskimos linebacker Deon Lacey picked up two more special teams tackles, increasing his league-leading total to 26. Those numbers also bumped him to an Eskimos' single-season record.

Simcoe Reformer

Simcoe Reformer
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:52:30 -0700

Solomon Elimimian has 121 and is going to break J.C. Sherritt's league record, while his fellow linebacker, Adam Bighill, is second with 67 ... Bo Levi Mitchell is expected to be back under centre for the Stampeders this week. Calgary can clinch top ...

Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Citizen
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:18:45 -0700

Adam Bighill: Elimimian's running mate at linebacker (63 tackles, three sacks, one interception, one fumble recovery) and another key to a defence that hasn't allowed a TD in the past two games. Ryan Phillips: This is a nod to a guy who just keeps ...
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