Argos sign former NFL linebacker Akeem Jordan to contract

The Toronto Argonauts signed former NFL linebacker Akeem Jordan to a contract Tuesday and announced Jonathan Himebauch will return to the team as an offensive line coach.

Jordan, a six-foot-one 255-pound native of Harrisonburg, Va., played 100 career NFL games with the Philadelphia Eagles, Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Redskins. He played in 82 games over six seasons with the Eagles and most recently played two games with Washington in 2014.

Himebauch served as the Argos’ assistant head coach and offensive line coach in 2015. He worked with Toronto head coach Marc Trestman in Montreal from 2009-11.