TRANSACTION | Elks sign defensive end Willoughby

Elon product spent time with Ravens and Saints

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PHOTO COURTESY: ELON UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS
PHOTO COURTESY: ELON UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Elks have signed American Marcus Willoughby (DE), the club announced Monday. ​

Willoughby played four seasons (2016-19) at Elon University, where he recorded 224 total tackles, 16.5 sacks and three forced fumbles in 43 career games and earned Second Team All-CAA (Colonial Athletic Association) Football honours in his senior season.

The North Carolina native signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent following the 2020 NFL draft and was later signed to the New Orleans Saints practice squad in September of 2020.


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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 The Brick Field 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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