UCLA defensive lineman Eli Ankou has signed with the Houston Texans of the NFL.

Ankou was the second-ranked prospect in the final version of the CFL’s scouting bureau,

The Ottawa native played a total of 38 games during his collegiate career and Ankou started 19 games during his final two seasons. He recorded 91 tackles, eight tackles for a loss, three knockdowns, 1.5 sacks, one fumble recovery and one blocked kick while with the Bruins.


Justin Dunk is the pre-eminent CFL insider and unabashed supporter of Canadian quarterbacks. He is one of the founders of the new 3DownNation.