Taylor Cornelius to miss final game vs. B.C.

QB suffered an injury to his spleen vs. Toronto on Oct. 15

EDMONTON – Please see the following statement from the Edmonton Elks concerning the status of quarterback Taylor Cornelius.

Elks quarterback Taylor Cornelius suffered an injury to his spleen during the Elks game versus the Toronto Argonauts on Saturday, October 15 and was hospitalized later that evening. He remains in hospital for observation and is expected to make a full recovery, but will not be in the lineup this week when the Elks conclude their 2022 regular season against the B.C. Lions.
Hernan Salas

Hernan Salas

Coordinator, Communications (Media Relations), Edmonton Elks Football Club



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The Edmonton Elks are proud members of the Canadian Football League, playing their home games at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta. 

The club has a tradition of excellence with 14 Grey Cup championships (1954-56, 1975, 1978-82, 1987, 1993, 2003, 2005, 2015) and 52 members of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Since its founding, the club has been community-owned and remains focused on providing outstanding football memories for Edmonton and all of Northern Alberta.


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