February 4, 2019

Lions sign RB Wayne Moore to two-year extension

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VANCOUVER — The BC Lions have signed national running back Wayne Moore to a contract extension through the 2020 season, the team announced on Monday. Moore was eligible to become a free agent later this month.

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Originally drafted by the Montreal Alouettes in 2016, Moore joined the Lions as a free agent in July and appeared in 13 regular season games in 2018 seeing action primarily on special teams where he registered 11 tackles. The versatile back also saw spot duty on offence and notched 20 yards on four rushing attempts along with three receptions for 12 yards.

“Wayne was a valuable pick-up for us last season and we’re looking forward to seeing him continue his development,” said GM Ed Hervey.