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Place of birth  Montreal, Quebec
Name  Jason Arakgi
Education  McMaster University
Status  Active
Height  1.88 m
Positions  Linebacker
CFL status  National
Weight  100 kg
Drafted by  BC Lions
2008–present  BC Lions
Parents  Nick Arakgi

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Date of birth  (1985-05-12) May 12, 1985 (age 30)
CFL draft  2008 / Round: 3 / Pick: 20

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Jason Arakgi (born May 12, 1985) is a former Canadian football Linebacker for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2008 CFL Draft by the BC Lions. He played college football at McMaster.


Arakgi was born in Montreal, Quebec, and grew up in Oakville, Ontario. He is the son of CFL receiver Nick Arakgi.

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On August 19, 2016, in a game against the Calgary Stampeders, Arakgi became the CFL's all-time leader in special teams tackles with 185, passing Wade Miller.

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On June 17, 2017, he announced after playing in the team's final pre-season game that he was retiring from professional football.

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