Ottawa Redblacks sign former William & Mary defensive lineman Will Kiely

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The Ottawa Redblacks have signed American defensive lineman Will Kiely to their practice roster.

The six-foot-three, 281-pound defender was a third-team All-CAA selection in 2021 as a senior at William & Mary. He recorded 35 total tackles, 11 tackles for loss, a career-high seven sacks, and one knockdown, helping the team finish the season with a 6-5 record.

The native of Downingtown, Pa. played five seasons with the Tribe and made 168 total tackles, 36.5 tackles for loss, 16 sacks, two knockdowns, and one fumble recovery.

The Redblacks also released American linebacker Troy Young.