Ticats re-sign Canadian receiver Brian Jones

Photo courtesy: Bob Butrym

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have re-signed national receiver Brian Jones, it’s a one-year contract for the 2021 season.

The 26-year-old Jones re-signed with the Ticats last year on February 11, 2020 after registering six special teams tackles in nine regular season games in 2019. He also suited up in both Tiger-Cats’ playoff games that season including the 107th Grey Cup.

The six-foot-four, 233-pound native of Enfield, Nova Scotia has appeared in 43 career CFL games with the Toronto Argonauts (2016-2018), Saskatchewan Roughriders (2018) and Tiger-Cats (2019), registering 14 receptions for 148 yards and one receiving touchdown.

He has also contributed on special teams throughout his career, recording 18 special teams tackles, one blocked punt and three kickoff returns for 15 yards. The Acadia University product was a member of Toronto’s Grey Cup championship team in 2017.