TRANSACTIONS | Edmonton signs Lucky Jackson (WR)

Elks release defensive lineman Nick Coe

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PHOTO COURTESY: WESTERN KENTUCKY ATHLETICS
PHOTO COURTESY: WESTERN KENTUCKY ATHLETICS

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Elks announced Tuesday the signing of American Lucky Jackson (WR).

Jackson spent four seasons at Western Kentucky (2016-19), where he became one of the best wideouts in school history. In 51 games with the Hilltoppers, the Kentucky native had 209 catches for 2,680 yards and 13 touchdowns, including 94 receptions for 1,133 yards and four touchdowns as a senior.

Jackson signed with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in April of this year and was released on June 4.

Additionally, the Elks released Nick Coe (DL), who appeared in two games with the Green and Gold this season.

The Elks return to action on Friday, September 16, when they take on the Saskatchewan Roughriders at Mosaic Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. MDT.


TRANSACTIONS

SIGNED TO PRACTICE ROSTER

  • Lucky Jackson | AMER | WR | 6'0 | 191 LBS | 1997-07-17 | Lexington, KY | Western Kentucky

RELEASED

  • Nick Coe | AMER | DL | 6'5 | 285 LBS | 1997-08-12 | Asheboro, NC | Auburn
Hernan Salas

Hernan Salas

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

 

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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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