TRANSACTION | Elks re-sign All-Star Ceresna

Defensive Lineman was a CFL All-Star in 2022

Jake Ceresna in game action (2022).
Jake Ceresna in game action (2022).

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Elks have re-signed American Jake Ceresna (DL) to a two-year contract, the club announced on Wednesday.

Ceresna, 28, is coming off his first CFL All-Star selection in 2022, when ​ he led the Elks and ranked third in the CFL for both sacks (10) and forced fumbles (four), despite playing only 12 games. Ceresna also recorded 31 defensive tackles.

The Cortland State product has spent four seasons in the CFL, including three (2018, 2021, 2022) in Edmonton after playing his 2017 rookie season with the Ottawa RedBlacks.

Over 57 career CFL regular season games, Ceresna has 115 defensive tackles, 25 sacks and five forced fumbles.



Hernan Salas

Hernan Salas

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


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About The Edmonton Elks Football Club

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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