March 13, 2018

Esks ink DL Moore through 2019

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EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos have extended the contract of international defensive lineman Mike Moore through the 2019 season, the team announced on Tuesday.

Moore enters his second season with the Green and Gold and his third in the CFL.  He appeared in five games this past year, recording eight defensive tackles and two quarterback sacks.

The six-foot-four, 269-pound former Virginia Cavalier entered the league in 2016 with the Ottawa REDBLACKS. He has appeared in 13 CFL games, recording 18 tackles, four quarterback sacks and one forced fumble.