TRANSACTIONS | Elks release Jackson

Edmonton preparing for Saturday matchup with Alouettes

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Elks have announced the release of American Dontavious Jackson (LB).

Jackson was signed by Edmonton on September 24.

Elks return to practice at The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium today in preparation to host the Montreal Alouettes at 2 p.m. Saturday.



  • Dontavious Jackson | AMER | LB | 6’3 | 229 LBS | 1997-12-02 | Houston, TX | Florida State
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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