Nine-year CFL vet with time spent in Montreal (2012-13), Hamilton (2014-15), and Saskatchewan (2016-21).
Led the CFL in interceptions with 10 in 2017. Set a Riders record with four interceptions in a game versus the B.C. Lions on Aug. 13, 2017.
Two-time CFL All-Star (2017, 2018).
YEAR BY YEAR:
2021: (Saskatchewan) Played in 12 regular season games, recording 37 tackles, three interceptions and one forced fumble. Gainey had three interceptions in the Riders two playoff games.
2019: (Saskatchewan) Appeared in all 18 regular season games, setting a career high in tackles with 56 and two interceptions.
2018: (Saskatchewan) In 18 regular season games, Gainey recorded 51 tackles, one sack, three interceptions, one forced fumble and a touchdown.
2017: (Saskatchewan) Appeared in all 18 regular season games, making 48 tackles, scoring a touchdown and led the CFL in interceptions with 10. Gainey also set a Riders record with four interceptions in one game.
2016: (Saskatchewan) Played in 17 games, recording 49 defensive tackles, 7 special teams tackles, three interceptions, two forced fumbles and a touchdown.
2014-2015: (Hamilton) In two seasons (22 games) with the Tiger-Cats, Gainey recorded 56 defensive tackles, 14 special teams tackles and two interceptions.
2012-2013: (Montreal) In two seasons (21 games) with the Alouettes, Gainey recorded 12 defensive tackles, 11 special tackles and scored his first CFL touchdown on July. 12, 2013, against the Calgary Stampeders.