Toronto Argonauts add Division II sack artist Alani Pututau

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The Toronto Argonauts have made their final signing of 2021, adding American defensive lineman Alani Pututau for the New Year.

The 26-year old Pututau most recently spent time with the Atlanta Falcons in 2021. The 6’1, 235lb lineman attended Adams State in 2019 playing in 11 games and recorded 63 tackles, 13.5 sacks, 24.5 tackles for loss and a forced fumble while being named First Team All-Conference. It was his only college season after the 2020 Division II campaign was canceled due to COVID.

The California native attended Snow College from 2016-2017 playing 16 games and tallying 66 tackles, 8.5 sacks, 21.5 tackles for loss and an interception.