Hamilton Ticats' Fantuz sets world record for most one-handed catches
Fantuz was named the outstanding Canadian of the 2014 Grey Cup
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Hamilton Tiger-Cat Andy Fantuz beat the record for most one-handed catches in a minute originally set by Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants then topped by U.S. college football player Tevaun Smith. Watch Fantuz beat them both with help from Bo Levi Mitchell and Darian Durant.
It was an all-CFL team effort as Fantuz caught 50 balls one-handed in 60 seconds, bettering the 33 by Beckham Jr. and 41 by Smith. He had Mitchell and Durant throwing him the balls while stars Marc-Olivier Brouillette, Adam Bighill, Brian Bulcke, Jon Cornish, Stanley Bryant and Rob Bagg helped out to keep the throws coming.
Watch the video showing off Fantuz's skill at the top of the page. Below, see the Youtube videos where Smith and Beckham Jr. displayed their sticky fingers.
At the 2014 Grey Cup, Fantuz was named the outstanding Canadian after making six catches for 81 yards in Hamilton's 20-16 loss to Calgary. Five of his catches came in the fourth quarter. Only Calgary's Eric Rogers gained more yards (108) while making five receptions.
The slotback was averaging over 10 yards a catch in 2014, and collected 639 yards on 62 catches before he was injured in an Oct. 17 victory over the Ottawa RedBlacks.