TRANSACTIONS | Moncrief added to active roster

Elks new linebacker practiced Monday for the first time in Green and Gold

EDMONTON – New Edmonton Elk Derrick Moncrief has been added to the club's active roster, while Albert Smalls has been moved to the practice roster.

The moves were announced Tuesday afternoon by the Green and Gold, after Moncrief took to The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium for his first practice with the Elks. The Oklahoma State product will wear No. 10.

Derrick Moncrief during his first practice with the Elks on Sept. 14, 2021.
Derrick Moncrief during his first practice with the Elks on Sept. 14, 2021.

Moncrief, who was a CFL all-star at linebacker with the Saskatchewan Roughriders in 2019, was signed by Edmonton last week. He's expected to be in the lineup on Saturday, September 18 (7:45 p.m. MT) when the Elks host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.




Evan Daum

Evan Daum

VP, Marketing and Fan Engagement, Edmonton Elks Football Club



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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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