Class of 2014
Ben Cahoon played his entire 13-year career with the Montreal Alouettes, where he is considered one of the greatest receivers in CFL history. Throughout his career, Cahoon played a total of 224 games with Montreal.
Cahoon’s most successful season was during the 2003 season, where he caught 112 passes for 1,561 yards. With that successful season, Cahoon won his second CFL Most Outstanding Canadian award and was the Most Outstanding Canadian in the Grey Cup. During the 2010 season, Cahoon became the Canadian Football League all-time career reception leader, with 1,017 career receptions.
That record stood until 2013, when Geroy Simon broke the all-time reception record.
Upon his retirement from the CFL, he totaled nine seasons in which he had 1,000 receiving yards, 30 games in which he had 100 yards receiving, 13,296 career receiving yards which ranks him sixth in CFL history, 47 Grey Cup receptions, which ranks him first in CFL history, and a total of 65 career touchdowns with ranks him third in Alouettes history.
1998 - 2010
Eastern All-Star Wide Receiver
1999, 2000, 2002 - 2009
CFL All-Star Wide Receiver
1999, 2004, 2008
CFLPA East Division All-Star
1999 - 2005
CFL Most Outstanding Canadian
Grey Cup Most Outstanding Canadian
Grey Cup Participation
2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008 - 2010
Grey Cup Winning Teams
2002, 2009, 2010