CFL: 10th season
Stamps: 10th season
Games played through 2018
Regular season: 145 (18 with Cgy. in 2018, 18 with Cgy. in 2017, 18 with Cgy. in 2016, 18 with Cgy. in 2015, 18 with Cgy. in 2014, 18 with Cgy. in 2013, 18 with Cgy. in 2012, 1 with Cgy. in 2011, 18 with Cgy. in 2010)
Playoffs: 10 (1 with Cgy. in 2018, 1 with Cgy. in 2017, 1 with Cgy. in 2016, 2 with Cgy. in 2015, 1 with Cgy. in 2014, 1 with Cgy. in 2013, 2 with Cgy. in 2012, 1 with Cgy. in 2010)
Grey Cup: 5 (with Cgy. in 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018)
Grey Cup wins: 2 (with Cgy. in 2014 and 2018)
Drafted in the first round (fifth overall) of the 2010 CFL draft and signed on May 13, 2010.
(Calgary) Maver played all 18 regular-season games and finished second in the league with a net punting average of 38.0 yards, a total which represented a career best for the veteran. He was also second in the CFL with 12 punts inside the opponents’ 10-yard line. Maver punted the ball 112 times for 5,143 and a gross average of 45.9 yards per kick. He had five punt singles. In addition to punting, he was employed for onside kicks. Maver played both post-season games and had a gross average of 45.1 yards and a net average of 35.5 yards on 17 punts. He was the team’s winner of the Herm Harrison Memorial Award for community service.
(Calgary) Maver played 18 games and punted 112 times for 4,890 yards (avg 43.7, longest 69, net yards 3,988, net avg 35.6) and four singles. He had 13 punts inside the 10-yard line. Maver also had three kickoffs for 178 yards, one carry for 24 yards and one special-teams tackle. in the Western Final, Maver punted nine times for an average of 43.0 yards and a net average of 33.8. He had one single and one punt inside the 10-yard line. In the Grey Cup, he punted eight times for an average of 42.4 yards and a net average of 37.0.
(Calgary) Maver played 18 games and punted 99 times for 4,641 yards and five singles (avg: 46.9, longest: 67, net yds: 3,487, net avg: 35.2). He pinned seven punts inside the 10-yard line. He also had 10 kickoffs for 602 yards (avg: 60.2, longest: 65) and two special-teams tackles. In the Western Final, he punted four times for 188 yards (net 170) and in the Grey Cup, he had four punts for 184 yards (net 151) and executed a successful onside kick. He played his 100th CFL game on Aug. 28.
(Calgary) Maver played all 18 games and had 134 punts for 6,118 yards (avg: 45.7, net avg: 37.1, longest: 83) and 10 singles and four kickoffs for 260 yards (avg: 65.0, longest: 71). He also had three special-teams tackles. Maver played in the Western Semi-Final and had nine punts for 497 yards (avg: 55.2, longest: 77) and two singles. In the Western Final he recorded three punts for 141 yards (avg: 47.0, longest: 49).
(Calgary) Maver played in 18 games and punted 123 times for 5,588 yards (45.4 avg., 88 longest) and eight singles. He added three special-teams tackles. He also played in the Western Final and punted nine times for 402 yards (44.7 avg, 55 longest, 373 net). In the Grey Cup he punted four times for 186 yards (46.5 avg, 54 longest, 128 net). He was the Stampeders nominee for the Most Outstanding Special Team Player and was named a West Division all-star.
(Calgary) Maver played in all 18 games and punted 124 times for 5,661 yards (45.7 avg., longest 62) and seven singles. On Aug. 17 vs BC he threw a 22-yard pass to Rob Cote on a fake punt. He was named CFL’s special teams player of the week for his performace on Sept. 13 which included a successful fake punt when he threw the ball to Matt Walter for 31 yards and averaged 48.8 yards on five punts, including a perfectly executed coffin-corner kick that resulted in Hamilton starting a drive at its own one-yard line. Maver was named CFL’s special teams player of the week a second time when he averaged 49.0 yards on five punts — including boots of 57 and 55 yards — and had a net punting average of 45.6 yards on the night and one of his punts forced the Lions to start a drive on their own three-yard line in Week 16. In the Western Final Maver punted five times for 231 yards (avg: 46.2, longest 55). He was named a West all-star, a CFL all-star and a CFLPA all-star.
(Calgary) In his first season as the Stamps punter and one year after being limited to a single game because of injury, Maver received West Division and CFL all-star recognition. He punted the ball 112 times for 4,839 yards and an average of 43.2 yards per kick. Maver’s net punting average of 36.2 yards was best in the CFL and he was among the CFL leaders in punts inside the opponents’ 20-yard line with 24 (just one fewer than the league-leading total) and punts inside the opponents’ 10 with seven. Only two of Maver’s 112 punts were returned for more than 30 yards, another category in which he led the CFL. Maver’s 85-yard boot in the Labour Day Classic was the longest punt of the CFL season. He played all 18 regular-season games as well as the West semifinal, West final and Grey Cup.
(Calgary) Maver entered the season as the staring placekicker and played in one game — the home-opener against Toronto on July 1. The injury occurred during the game, however, Maver continued to play and recorded one made field goal on four attempts, which would be his season totals. He would spend the remainder of the season out with injury.
(Calgary) In his rookie season, Maver played in every game, including the West final, and won the CFL scoring title with 185 points. That total was good enough to establish a new points record for Stampeders rookies. He converted 37 of 47 field goals, was perfect on 70 extra-point attempts and added four single points. He made his CFL debut in the July 1 season-opener against Toronto and booted five field goals. In his second game, Maver’s 23-yard field goal with 10 seconds remaining gave the Stamps a 23-22 victory over Hamilton. He kicked for 10 or more points in 11 regular-season games including a season high of 18 on July 1. After going 15-for-16 on field goals in his first six games, he hit a mid-season slump but rebounded to split the uprights on 17 of his final 19 field-goal tries. Maver led the CFL with 6,510 yards on 110 kickoffs, an average of 59.2 yards per boot. He was good on both of his field-goal attempts in the West final.
First CFL game: July 1, 2010, vs Toronto and kicked for 18 points
Leader: Won the 2010 CFL scoring title with 185 points
Record-breaker: Holds the Stampeders record for points by a rookie with 185
West Division all-star: 2012, 2013, 2014
CFL all-star: 2012, 2013
Honoured: CFL special teams player of the week twice in 2013 (Weeks 12 and 16)
Honoured: Stamps’ nominee for Most Outstanding Special Teams Player in 2014
Milestone: Played his 100th career game on Aug. 28, 2016, against Hamilton
Herm Harrison Memorial Award: 2018
In 2009 at the University of Guelph, Maver connected on 13 of 14 field goal attempts for a 92.9 per cent success rate. He punted 66 times for 2,723 yards and an Ontario University Athletics-leading average of 41.3 yards per punt. Maver kicked 57 field goals during his university career and is the Gryphons’ all-time leader in scoring with 290 points. In 2008, he was named first-team all-Canadian punter after posting a 46.1-yard average and he was second-team all-Canadian kicker thanks to 18 field goals and 83 points. He was an OUA all-star as both a kicker and a punter that season.
Maver is heavily involved in the community, most notably with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada.