2012 (Wpg): Paul Swiston emerged as a solid prospect on the offensive line as he dressed for all 18 games as the team’s sixth offensive lineman, and made his first professional start at right tackle in the season opener on Jun 29/12 against the BC Lions.
2011 (Wpg): Swiston spent the entire season practicing with the team while on the nine-game injured list.
Calgary Dinos (CIS): Swiston was named the Canada West Lineman of the Year in 2010 after starting all eight games at left tackle and anchoring an offensive line that paved the way for the Calgary rushing attack that was tops in the conference by more than 600 yards. He was also named a Canada West All-Star and a second-team All-Canadian that same season.
Winnipeg selected Paul Swiston in the fourth round (24th overall) of the 2011 CFL Draft.