Toronto’s Collaros highlights September’s best

Updated: October 2, 2013

Toronto, ON ( – Toronto Argonauts quarterback Zach Collaros
was among four players selected as the CFL’s top performers for the month of

Collaros compiled 1,043 passing yards and eight touchdowns while guiding the
Argonauts to a perfect 4-0 record in September to take home offensive honors.
All four of Toronto’s wins came on the road, making the Argos the first team
in CFL history to win four games in a row on the road.

B.C. Lions linebacker Adam Bighill garnered defensive honors, racking up 24
tackles, two sacks, an interception, two forced fumbles and a 30-yard fumble
return for a touchdown.

A pair of Calgary Stampeders rounded out the monthly awards, with running back
Jon Cornish earning Canadian player of the month while kicker Rene Paredes was
named the top special teams performer.

Cornish rushed for 398 yards on 58 carries and collected 85 yards and a
touchdown on 13 receptions. Paredes went 12-for-13 on field goal attempts,
including a 5-for-5 effort in Calgary’s win over Edmonton.