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Hugh
O'Neill
#70 Kicker
Hugh
O'Neill
#70 Kicker
Height 6'2
Weight 185 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1990-01-20 (31)
Born Edmonton, AB
School Alberta
Status NAT
Punts 98
Punting Average 42.4
Net Yards 3085
Longest 65

NEED TO KNOW: 

  • Acquired: Free agent (July 24, 2017)
  • Contracts: Extended (Jan. 17, 2019); Extended (Feb. 5, 2021)
  • CFL experience (Elks): 9 (6)
  • First CFL game (team): June 28, 2013 vs. Calgary (B.C.)
  • College: University of Alberta (2006-10)
  • Highlights
    • Drafted by B.C. in the second round (11th overall) of the 2011 CFL Draft.
    • Named a Canada West All-star and was named to the CIS East-West Bowl in 2010.
    • Golden Bears all-time field goal leader with 55 converts.

YEAR-BY-YEAR:

  • 2019: (Edmonton) In 12 games (12 starts), O’Neill recorded 80 punts for 3,609 yards (45.1-yard average) and 46 kickoffs for 2,881 yards (62.6-yard average). He also had one single and one special teams tackle. In the East Semi-Final, O’Neill had six kickoffs for 362 yards and three punts for 137 yards and one single. He also recorded one special teams tackle. In the East Final, O’Neill recorded five punts for 188 yards and 5 kickoffs for 297 yards.
  • 2018: (Edmonton) In 18 games (18 starts), O’Neill recorded 107 punts for 4,832 yards and three singles and 84 kickoffs for 5,167 yards. He also finished with five special teams tackles.
  • 2017: (Edmonton) In 13 games (13 starts), O’Neill finished 9 – 13 on field goal attempts and 8 – 10 on PATs. O’Neill also had 73 punts for 3291 yards and 62 kickoffs for 3608 yards, four singles, and two tackles. In the West Semi-Final, O’Neill had six punts for 281 yards and one single and six kickoffs for 341 yards and also one tackle. In the West Final, O’Neill had six punts for 278 yards and five kickoffs for 311 yards as well as one tackle.
  • 2015: (Hamilton): O’Neill appeared in one game for the Tiger-Cats where he recorded two punts for a 38.5-yard average.
  • 2014: (Edmonton) O’Neill appeared in nine games, where he made 20 – 26 field goals and 61 punts for 2,710 yards. In The West Semi-Finals, O’Neill made 3 – 5 field goals and 10 punts for 404 yards.
  • 2013: (B.C. / Edmonton) Appeared in four games for B.C., going 4-for-5 on field goals and recorded 21 punts for 845 yards…Released by B.C. and then signed by Edmonton. Appeared in eight games for Edmonton, going 11-for-16 on field goals.
  • 2012: (B.C.) Was on the Lions Injured Reserve List.
  • 2011: (B.C.) O’Neill was drafted by the BC Lions in the second round (11th overall) in the 2011 CFL Draft. O’Neill spent the 2011 season on the Injured Reserve List.

Seasons

Punting

YEAR TEAM GP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
2013
BC 6 21 690 845 40.2 50
2013
EDM 8 0 0 0 0.0 0
2014
EDM 9 61 2399 2710 44.4 70
2015
HAM 8 37 1336 1586 42.9 53
2017
EDM 13 73 2415 3291 45.1 61
2018
EDM 18 107 3934 4832 45.2 74
2019
EDM 12 80 2955 3609 45.1 70
2021
EDM 14 98 3085 4160 42.4 65
Total
88 477 16814 21033 44.1 443

Kicking

YEAR TEAM GP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
2013
BC 6 4 5 80.0 40 6 7 18
2013
EDM 8 11 16 68.8 46 22 22 55
2014
EDM 9 20 26 76.9 47 26 26 86
2015
HAM 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017
EDM 13 9 13 69.2 42 8 11 35
2018
EDM 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019
EDM 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
2021
EDM 14 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
88 44 60 73.3 47 62 66 194

Game Log

Punting

DATE WEEK OPP NO NET YDS GROSS YDS AVG LG
08-07
1 OTT 8 271 364 45.5 53
08-14
2 MTL 7 159 320 45.7 52
08-19
3 BC 3 119 132 44.0 48
11-16
16 TOR 8 274 303 37.9 49
09-06
5 CGY 5 179 216 43.2 55
09-11
6 CGY 10 380 476 47.6 54
09-18
7 WPG 5 180 199 39.8 50
09-28
9 OTT 7 141 292 41.7 48
10-08
10 WPG 6 206 258 43.0 54
10-15
11 WPG 10 303 409 40.9 51
10-29
13 HAM 7 237 314 44.9 65
11-05
14 SSK 9 291 374 41.6 50
11-13
15 SSK 9 281 346 38.4 46
11-19
16 BC 4 64 157 39.3 48
Total
98 3085 4160 42.4 723

Kicking

DATE WEEK OPP FGM FGA % LG C1 M C1 A PTS
08-07
1 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0
08-14
2 MTL 0 0 0 0 0 0
08-19
3 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-16
16 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-06
5 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-11
6 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-18
7 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-28
9 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-08
10 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-15
11 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-29
13 HAM 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-05
14 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-13
15 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-19
16 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0