Eskimos extend RB Pascal Lochard and LB Korey Jones

Edmonton has re-signed linebacker Korey Jones and Canadian running back Pascal Lochard.

Jones played in 12 games making 47 tackles and one interception in 2017.

The 28-year-old has played four CFL seasons, one with B.C. and Saskatchewan respectively and two with Edmonton. Jones has played in 45 games recording 90 tackles, one interception and one forced fumble. He was a member of the Eskimos 2015 Grey Cup championship team.

Lochard played in 16 games rushing 14 times for 104 yards, catching one pass for five yards and returning five kickoff returns for 76 yards. He added 10 special teams tackles. Since being selected in the second round, 14th overall in the 2014 CFL draft, Lochard has spent four seasons in the CFL, two with the Lions, one in Winnipeg and Edmonton each.