Riders sign linebacker DyShawn Davis

REGINA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed international free-agent linebacker DyShawn Davis to a one-year contract, the team announced Tuesday.

Davis, a 6-foot-2, 230-pound linebacker, joins the Riders after spending the last three seasons with the BC Lions.

In 17 regular-season games last year, Davis finished fourth in the CFL with 22 special-teams tackles while also adding 13 defensive tackles, two fumble recoveries and one forced fumble.