Glen Suitor

CFL Commentator

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Glen Suitor played 11 seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders as a safety before announcing his retirement from the CFL in 1994. Suitor entered the TSN Radio booth that same year as a guest analyst during the 1994 Grey Cup in Vancouver before joining TSN as colour commentator the following year.

Suitor's main objective as a player was to win a championship title. He accomplished that goal in 1989 and says he is most proud of being part of the 1989 Grey Cup winning Saskatchewan Roughriders team. During Suitor's 11 years with the Roughriders, he never missed a game, playing 194 straight tilts. The Roughriders' all-time interception leader (51), Suitor was a three-time CFL All-Star (1991-93) and a four-time Western All- Star (1989, 1990, 1992, 1993).

A familiar voice to Canadian football fans from coast-to-coast Glen Suitor joined TSN's CFL broadcast booth in 1995. Suitor currently works alongside 20-plus-year play-by-play veteran Chris Cuthbert, calling the action for TSN's extensive CFL coverage. While still playing with the Roughriders, Suitor was sports director and morning co-host with CJME-AM radio and sister station CIZL-FM in Regina.

Suitor has coached various levels and many different sports including hockey, football, basketball and volleyball. In 2006, he organized, coached and ran a football camp in Saskatoon for 500 kids. He has also trained athletes one on one who were on there way to becoming pro football players.

Suitor's vast knowledge and passion for the game is respected throughout the sports industry. In 2006, Suitor won a Gemini Award with Cuthbert as Best Sports Play-By-Play or Analyst for their work on TSN's CFL broadcasts.

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Couldn’t agree more Matty! “It’s cool to play a super hero in a movie but we should acknowledge the real hero’s in life!” Awesome!! https://t.co/dwif19lbvN