Arkansas State WR Justin McInnis selected in 1st Round of CFL Draft

Arkansas State WR Justin McInnis selected in 1st Round of CFL Draft
Source: KAIT

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Arkansas State wide receiver Justin McInnis has pro options on both sides of the border.

He’s in Indianapolis this weekend for Colts rookie minicamp and will be in Nashville next week for Titans rookie minicamp. McInnis was selected by the Saskatchewan Roughriders with the 6th overall pick in Thursday’s CFL Draft.

McInnis had 61 catches for 748 yards and 5 touchdowns in the 2018 season. He also returned a blocked punt for a score against Texas State. McInnis earned a spot on the 2018 All-Sun Belt 2nd Team.

Roughriders GM Jeremy O’Day told TSN that Justin “was the top player on our board. Early on the in process of watching all the players, it became pretty clear that he was a guy we wanted to become a Roughrider.”

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