Luke
Tasker
17
WR
Height:
5'11"
Weight:
191
Birthdate:
18/01/1991
Birthplace:
East Aurora, NY
College:
Cornell
Years:
4 Ham / 4 CFL

Statistics

Receiving

Year Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
2013 HAM 13 202 15.5 39 1
2014 HAM 72 937 13 50 5
2015 HAM 76 1,066 14 64 6
Career Total 161 2,205 13.7 64 12

Rushing

Year Team Att Yards Avg Long TD
2014 HAM 1 13 13 13 0
Career Total 1 13 13 13 0

Kick Returns

Year Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
2014 HAM 5 110 22.0 0 0
Career Total 5 110 22.0 0 0

Passing

Year Team Comp Att Pct Yards Long TD TD% Ints INT% Rating
2015 HAM 1 1 100 6 6 0 0 0 110.4
Career Total 1 1 100 6 6 0 0 0 0 110.4

Punt Returns

Year Team No. Yards Avg Long TD
2014 HAM 6 50 8.3 15 0
Career Total 6 50 8.3 15 0

Defense

Year Team TKL STT Sacks Ints YDS LG TD Fumb YDS LG TD
2013 HAM 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 HAM 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 HAM 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Total 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

Acquired

Signed as a free agent on September 17, 2013.

Career

2014: Started 17 regular season games in his second season with the Tiger-Cats…ranked fifth in the CFL and led the team in receiving with 72 receptions for 937 yards and was tied for the team lead in receiving touchdowns with 5…named an East Division All-Star…set a career single-game highs in receptions (9) and receiving yards (139) vs. Toronto on October 25, and receiving touchdowns (2) vs. Saskatchewan on September 14. Playoffs: Started both of the Tiger-Cats playoff games, including the 102nd Grey Cup…caught 11 pass for 140 yards.

2013: Signed as an undrafted free agent by the NFL’s San Diego Chargers on April 27...was released by the team following training camp on August 30….signed as a free agent by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on September 17…started three regular season games in his first season with the Tiger-Cats….missed three games due to injury….caught 13 passes for 202 yards and one touchdown as a rookie…made CFL debut vs. Calgary on September 28…caught first career touchdown at Toronto on October 4…recorded first career 100-yard receiving game vs. Toronto on October 1. Playoffs: Started two of the Tiger-Cats playoff games, including the 101st Grey Cup vs. Saskatchewan…had five catches for 73 yards in the playoffs.

College Description

Played four seasons (2009-2012) at Cornell…finished NCAA career with 172 receptions for 2,487 yards and 13 touchdowns…added 13 carries for 76 yards and three touchdowns, and 13 kickoff returns for 240 yards… had 75 catches for 1,207 yards and 8 touchdowns as a senior...was an honourable mention All-Ivy in 2011 after finishing junior season ranked 22nd nationally in receptions per game (5.8) and 23rd in receiving yards per game (83.2), numbers that ranked second and third in the Ivy League…is tied for third all-time at Cornel in receptions in a game with 12.

Personal

Born Lucas Steele Tasker to Steve and Sarah Tasker on January 18, 1991 in East Aurora, New York…his father was a seven-time Pro Bowl player for the Buffalo Bills, playing 13 years in the NFL and is now a colour analyst for CBS Sports...attended St. Francis High School in Athol Springs, New York, where he was named the school’s team captain and a first-team all-state as a defensive back….studied at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell.