TRANSACTION | Edmonton signs Vandervoort

Veteran wide receiver back with the Green and Gold

Danny Vandervoort (83) \ Edmonton Elks
Danny Vandervoort (83) \ Edmonton Elks

EDMONTON – The Edmonton Elks have signed National wide receiver Danny Vandervoort to the practice roster, the club announced Monday.

Vandervoort, 29, returns to the Green and Gold after being released on Sept. 6. The native of Barrie, Ont., has appeared in one game with the Elks this season.

Vandervoort is in his fifth CFL season, and third with the Elks after beginning his career with the BC Lions. The McMaster product has recorded 12 receptions for 154 yards and three receiving touchdowns over 58 regular season contests.

After defeating the Calgary Stampeders 25-23 in Week 14, the Elks will return to practice on Tuesday in preparation for their Week 15 match-up with the Saskatchewan Roughriders in Regina on Friday at 7:30 p.m. MT.




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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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