TRANSACTIONS | Edmonton signs Brown (RB)

Elks outstanding rookie signed through 2024


EDMONTON - The Edmonton Elks announced Wednesday that they have signed American running back Kevin Brown to a two-year contract.

The South Carolina native played in seven games with the Double E after signing as a free-agent on Sept. 1. Brown registered 486 yards on 74 carries, finishing second on the team in rushing behind Taylor Cornelius and ranked fifth on the team in receptions, catching 24 passes on 26 targets for 176 yards.

The Incarnate Word product got his first CFL start on Oct. 1 against the Montreal Alouettes and scored his first CFL touchdown against the Argos in Week 19.

The Elks concluded their regular season schedule with a 31-14 loss to the B.C. Lions at The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium last Friday.



  • Kevin Brown | AMER | RB | 5'9 | 205 LBS | 1996-10-09 | Mount Pleasant, SC | Incarnate Word
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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