Chris Jones swiss army knife: Edmonton Elks sign DL, LB, DB Tobi Antigha

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The Edmonton Elks have signed versatile American defender Tobi Antigha to a one-year contract for the 2022 season.

The 28-year-old Antigha spent last season with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, playing eight games for the two-time Grey Cup champions, recording three tackles and six special teams stops.

The six-foot-two, 240-pounder broke into the CFL in 2017 with the Saskatchewan Roughriders under then-head coach and general manager Chris Jones. Over two seasons with the Riders, Antigha appeared in 35 games, registering 51 total tackles and three interceptions, including a 52-yard pick six.

The Presbyterian College product signed with the Toronto Argonauts for the 2019 season, playing 11 games with 20 tackles and two more interceptions.