February 8, 2022

REDBLACKS re-sign DL Davon Coleman

Photo: The Canadian Press

OTTAWA — The Ottawa REDBLACKS have re-signed veteran American defensive lineman Davon Coleman to a contract extension for the 2022 season.

Coleman, 31, is coming off his fifth CFL season and first with the REDBLACKS. The six-foot-one, 282-pound native of Cleveland, OH finished last year with 32 defensive tackles and four sacks. The Arizona State product began his CFL career with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 2017 and spent two years in BC and one in Toronto before joining Ottawa.

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In 63 career CFL games, Coleman has 158 defensive tackles, 20 sacks and three interceptions and was named a CFL All-Star in 2018. He has also recorded three tackles in four NFL games and spent time with the Dallas Cowboys, Chicago Bears and New York Giants.

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