CFL to NFL: Moon, Flutie, Gilchrist among stars in both circuits

The Bills' adventures in playing home games in Canada prompted this question: Which players made the most successful transitions from the CFL to the NFL? Mike Tanier has the top 10.

Updated: August 14, 2008, 7:46 PM ET
By Mike Tanier | Football Outsiders.com

Some Canadian Football League superstars had brief, nonproductive NFL careers -- remember Dieter Brock or Henry "Gizmo" Williams? Other players leave behind NFL stardom for une tasse de café in Canada (think Ricky Williams). The players on this list excelled in both the NFL and its older, wackier brother to the north.

10. Harald Hasselbach: Hasselbach is one of a handful of players to have won both a Super Bowl and a Grey Cup. The Dutch-born defensive end spent four years with ...

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