Glen Young returns in 2017 for his second season as the club’s Linebackers Coach.
Born in Scarborough, Ont., Young played pro football for 13 years, spending time in both the CFL and NFL with Montreal, Toronto, Edmonton, and San Diego. In 122 CFL games, Young registered 262 tackles and seven sacks, and also won two Grey Cups with the Eskimos. He retired before the start of the 2006 season.
Young joined the Blue Bombers after spending three seasons at The College at Brockport as the team’s Defensive Coordinator and Assistant Head Coach. Before that, he spent time at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia as the team’s Linebackers Coach and Special Teams Coordinator. During his tenure there, the Tigers posted a 41-9 record.