With struggles in their secondary, the Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed Matt Elam, a former NFL first round pick of the Baltimore Ravens.
Elam played college football with the Florida Gators before spending four seasons with the Ravens.
Here is his Wikipedia bio: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matt_Elam
The Roughriders fell 23-17 at home to Montreal on Saturday, a game in which Alouettes receiver Chris Williams victimized Rider CB Duron Carter for 130 yards, including a 79-yard touchdown.
The Riders are back at practice on Monday with an open practice. Saskatchewan hosts Hamilton on Thursday at 7:00 pm in Week 4 CFL action.
There will be a holiday Monday SportsCage today at 4:00 pm.