January 8, 2018

REDBLACKS release DB Taylor; sign five

Walter Tychnowicz/CFL.ca

OTTAWA — The Ottawa REDBLACKS have released two-year defensive back Nicholas Taylor, the team announced Monday.

Taylor played eight games for Ottawa in 2018, recording 34 tackles on defence and one on special teams. The Florida International product spent two seasons in the nation’s capital, totaling 62 tackles, one interception, one forced fumble and a touchdown.

On the same day, the REDBLACKS were busy making additional moves, announcing five signings. Offensive lineman Kendall Pace, linebacker Lamar Louis, receiver Richard Mullaney, linebacker Avery Williams and defensive lineman Cliff Matthews have all been added to the roster.