Bombers sign former Lions DB Anthony Gaitor

The Bombers have signed defensive back Anthony Gaitor.

Gaitor spent some of the past two seasons with the B.C. Lions while also signing an agreement with the New Orleans Saints following the 2016 season.

The five-foot-10, 185-pound cover man originally joined the Lions in 2016. He made ten starts that season, recording 35 defensive tackles, two interceptions (one returned for a touchdown), and one forced fumble.

Through his two CFL seasons, Gaitor has played 23 career games, notching 73 defensive tackles, three interceptions, two defensive touchdowns and two forced fumbles.

Gaitor played collegiate football at Florida International from 2007-2010, recording 197 total tackles, 11 interceptions, 19 tackles for loss and four sacks.

He was a seventh-round pick of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2011, and he also spent time with Miami and Arizona in the NFL.