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OTTAWA -- The Ottawa REDBLACKS have made their biggest move since free agency opened yesterday, signing former Blue Bombers cornerback Jovon Johnson.

A seven-year CFL veteran, Johnson has played all but one season with Winnipeg, posting 372 career tackles to go with 23 interceptions.  In 2011, the Iowa graduate was named the CFL's Most Outstanding Defensive player in a season where he led the league's most fierce defence and got helped the Bombers to their first Grey Cup berth since 2007.

Fan Comments
Anticipating Kick Off ... Go RB's Go
February 13, 2014 - 4:10pm
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montreal FYI: looking at the reasons emry left the alouettes: word around montreal is that he felt forgotten in DC noel thorpe's defensive schemes and that LBs cox, hebert and brouillette were more front and center in thorpe's defence and no longer focused around emry!!
February 13, 2014 - 8:38am
Boo hoo, so sad! So he took his toys and left town...
What does that have to do with Jovon Johnson??
February 14, 2014 - 5:53pm
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green A RB korey sheets has signed a contract with the NFL oakland raiders!! he'll need all the luck in the world playing for the silver and black!!
February 12, 2014 - 10:55pm
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montreal FYI: with MLB emry in toronto his replacement for the als is on the montreal roster already #48 MLB bear woods!!
February 12, 2014 - 7:47pm
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montreal FYI: GM/HC jim popp has signed former alouette/roughrider A LB/S diamond ferri!!
February 12, 2014 - 7:32pm
Good riddance, you can have him...takes too many stupid penalties!!
February 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
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@Jhead: 100% right!!
February 14, 2014 - 9:25pm
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HUGE surprising signing by RBs GM desjardins!!
February 12, 2014 - 5:23pm