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Edmonton Elks Boost Defense, Welcomes LB Nick Anderson, DB James Wiggins

3 Key Points

  • Nick Anderson brings a robust college football track record to the Edmonton Elks.
  • Anderson has demonstrated potential in both college and preseason NFL games.
  • The Edmonton Elks continue to strengthen their roster with strategic signings.

Nick Anderson Joins the Edmonton Elks

The Edmonton Elks announced a significant addition to their defense with the signing of American linebacker Nick Anderson.

Anderson’s Impressive Collegiate Career

At Tulane University, Anderson showcased his talent over four seasons, accumulating 283 tackles, 29 for loss, 10.5 sacks, and three forced fumbles. His notable performance at the 87th Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic marked a highlight in his college career.

Experience Beyond College

Before shining at Tulane, Anderson contributed significantly at Jones College. The linebacker’s brief stint with the New Orleans Saints in the NFL preseason showed promise, although he did not make the final roster.

Strategic Signing by the Elks

Alongside Anderson, the Elks have announced the signing of American defensive back James Wiggins, indicating the Elks’ commitment to bolstering their defense for the upcoming season.

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