TRANSACTION | Elks release Hicks (DB)

Green and Gold prepare for match-up with Lions

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Elks have released American Ja'Von Hicks (DB) from the practice roster, the club announced Thursday.

The Cincinnati product signed with the Elks on Sept. 18. Hicks played five seasons at the University of Cincinnati (2018-22).

The Elks return to action on Friday, when they take on the BC Lions at Commonwealth Stadium at 7:30 p.m. MT.



  • Ja’Von Hicks | DB | AMER | 6’2 | 210 LBS | 2000-06-10 | ​ Cincinnati, OH | University of ​ Cincinnati


Be there for Friday Night Football, when the Edmonton Elks battle the BC Lions on Sept. 22 at Commonwealth Stadium with kickoff scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Being part of the action has never been more affordable, with tickets starting at just $15. Click here to get your tickets now and be part of the tradition.

Elks Football…Our Team. Our City.

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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