Green with Ivy: Riders sign Brown receiver Jakob Prall

Courtesy: Brown Athletics

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed American receiver Jakob Prall ahead of the 2022 season 

The six-foot, 190-pound pass catcher spent four seasons at Brown University (2016-2019) and became one of the Bears top receivers. The Ohio native played in 40 games over his four seasons, recording 130 receptions for 1,627 yards with six touchdowns and a 12.5-yard average per catch.

Prall led the Bears in receiving yards in his sophomore and senior seasons and received All-Ivy League Honourable Mentions in both. In 2019, he helped lift Brown to the Ivy League Championship with an 11 catch, 86-yard performance. 

On top of receiving duties, he added 20 rush attempts for 139 yards and three touchdowns, returned 16 kickoffs for 335 yards (20.9-yard average) and 12 punts for 82 yards.