TRANSACTIONS | Edmonton signs Calvin Bundage (DL)

Elks release defensive back Antonio Mitchell II

Calvin Bundage (1) with Oklahoma State \ Photo Courtesy: Oklahoma State Athletics
Calvin Bundage (1) with Oklahoma State \ Photo Courtesy: Oklahoma State Athletics

EDMONTON – The Edmonton Elks have signed American defensive lineman Calvin Bundage, the club announced Thursday.

Bundage most recently played for the Massachusetts Pirates of the Indoor Football League in 2023, recording 33 total tackles and one interception in four games.

The Oklahoma product signed with the BC Lions in 2022 before being released during training camp and had a brief pre-season stint with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2021.

Collegiately, Bundage played four seasons of NCAA Division 1 football at Oklahoma State University, where he had career totals of 148 total tackles, 11.5 sacks, and one pass knockdown in 46 games for the Cowboys. Bundage was named honorable mention All-Big 12 by the coaches in 2018 and 2020.

Additionally, the Elks have released Antonio Mitchell (DB).

The Elks will return to action against the Calgary Stampeders at Commonwealth Stadium on Sept. 9 at 5:00 p.m. MT.




  • Antonio Mitchell | AMER | 5’11 | 190 LBS | 1998-08-13 | Moreno Valley, CA | Purdue


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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 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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