TRANSACTIONS | Elks release Anderson, Lewis

Anderson appeared in three games with Elks in 2021

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Elks have released Bruce Anderson (RB) and Marcus Lewis (DB), the club announced Friday.

Anderson was signed by the Elks in September of last season and appeared in three games for Edmonton, registering seven punt returns for 170 yards. The North Dakota State product played in the Elks' final three games of the season, and was most active in the team's 2021 finale when he returned six punt returns for 144 yards against the B.C. Lions.

Lewis was recently signed by Edmonton, inking with the Green and Gold on February 2nd. In four games with the Ottawa Redblacks last season the Washington, D.C. native recorded nine defensive tackles.



  • Bruce Anderson | AMER | RB | 5'11 | 210 LBS | 1997-06-20 (24) | Ruskin, FL | North Dakota State
  • Marcus Lewis | AMER | DB | 6’1 | 196 | 1996-07-29 | Washington, DC | Maryland
Evan Daum

Evan Daum

VP, Marketing and Fan Engagement, 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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