Charleston Hughes

 Defensive Tackle
 Height: 6'1
 Weight: 246
 College: Northwood
Career Stats Defensive Statistics  
 Year Team G TT SX Sfty FR TD PBU Int Yds Avg Lng TD  
 2025 Everett 14 38 10.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0  
 1 Season 14 38 10.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0


FIFL Experience: Drafted #1 overall by Bismarck in the 2025 FIFL Draft.

Professional Experience: Charleston Hughes is a professional Canadian football defensive lineman for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He was signed by the Calgary Stampeders as a street free agent in 2008 and won two Grey Cup championships over his ten-year tenure with the club (in 2008 and 2014). He is a five-time CFL All-Star and seven-time division All-Star. He was also named the West Division's Most Outstanding Defensive Player in 2013. He played college football for Northwood. Hughes has also been a member of the Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) and briefly the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

College: Hughes played four years at Northwood University. As a senior, he led all of Div. II with an average of 6.5 solo tackles per game and was named as an All-American. He finished his collegiate career with 372 tackles, including 36 tackles for loss, 11 sacks and six interceptions. The Seahawks reached the playoffs three times with Hughes and won Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship in 2004.

Personal: Before signing with the Stampeders, Hughes played for a semi-pro team called the Mid-Michigan Admirals and an indoor football team in Muskegon, Mich. He was a star at Saginaw High School where his teammates included LaMarr Woodley, who went on to play for the Pittsburgh Steelers.