Canadian fullback James Tuck will miss the 2018 season with a ruptured Achilles suffered in mini-camp the Edmonton Eskimos announced Friday.
Injury Update: ???????? fullback James Tuck sustained a ruptured right Achilles tendon during mini-camp in Las Vegas. He will miss the 2018 season pic.twitter.com/PIIPwRKUG1
— Edmonton Eskimos (@EdmontonEsks) April 27, 2018
The 27-year-old Tuck has played 40 games in his six-year CFL career with Montreal, Winnipeg, Toronto and Edmonton. He played in 11 games last season (four with Toronto, seven with Edmonton) and registered 16 special teams tackles. He signed a contract extension with the Eskimos in February.
— Morley Scott (@Morley_Scott) April 27, 2018