Toronto has agreed to terms on a two-year deal with defensive back Cassius Vaughn, per sources.
The 30-year-old had a 109-yard fumble return for a touchdown that was a key play in the Argos 2017 Grey Cup victory.
#TSNTurningPoint! @JGab9 forces the fumble and @CassiusVaughn returns it for the touchdown! After another @DeclanCross38 2-pt conversion, we have ourselves a TIE GAME!#GreyCup #ArgosFootball pic.twitter.com/AFGcJksI0x
— TSN (@TSN_Sports) November 27, 2017
Vaughn played in 16 games making 32 tackles, five interceptions and one defensive touchdown during the regular season for Toronto. He made four tackles, one interception and one fumble recovery in two Argonauts playoff games. His first CFL season was in Hamilton where he played nine games and recorded 26 tackles. The Ticats released him before training camp in 2017.
After going unselected in the 2010 NFL draft, Vaughn signed with Denver. He spent time with the Broncos, Colts, Lions, Ravens and Chargers over six NFL seasons making 143 tackles, 25 knockdowns, seven interceptions, scoring two touchdowns and forcing one fumble.