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TRANSACTION | Elks make roster moves

TRANSACTION | Elks make roster moves

Jermaine Gabriel released from active roster

EDMONTON – The Edmonton Elks have announced several roster moves following Day 1 of practice, as the team prepares for their September 28 matchup with the Ottawa RedBlacks.

Among Friday's moves was the release of defensive back Jermaine Gabriel. The CFL veteran appeared in five games for the Elks this season. Prior to joining Edmonton, the former Calgary Colt spent sevens seasons with the Toronto Argonauts.

The Elks also announced Friday that Defensive back Josh Woodman and wide receiver Chris Osei-Kusi have both been added to the club's practice roster. The pair were signed by the Green and Gold back on September 21.



  • Jermaine Gabriel | NAT | DB | 5'10 | 202 LBS | 1990-03-14 | Scarborough, ON | Calgary (Jr.)


Evan Daum
Evan Daum Manager, Communications & Media Relations, Edmonton Elks Football Club


About The Edmonton Elks Football Club

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

The club, officially renamed the Elks in June of 2021, has a tradition of excellence having won 14 Grey Cup championships (1954-56, 1975, 1978-82, 1987, 1993, 2003, 2005, 2015). Since its founding, the club has been community-owned and remains focussed on providing outstanding football memories for Edmonton and all of Northern Alberta.

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