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Edmonton Eskimos general manager Eric Tillman announced the signing of veteran import receiver Prechae Rodriguez to a contract today.
Posted: August 12, 2011
 
 
Anthony Calvillo surpassed the 70,000 passing yards mark and threw his 400th touchdown, sending the Montreal Alouettes on to a 27-4 win over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday night.
Posted: August 11, 2011
 
 
After losing to the Blue Bombers last week, the Eskimos suffered their biggest setback of the season: losing Fred Stamps for four to six weeks while he recovers from surgery.
Posted: August 11, 2011
 
 
The high-flying Eskimos will look to avoid losing two games in a row, but they've landed in a tough place to do it, as they face off against the Alouettes at 7:30 pm ET on TSN.
Posted: August 11, 2011
 
 
With Fred Stamps out for four-to-six weeks, Jason Barnes is now Edmonton's featured receiver. Barnes currently sits in second on the Esks roster with 396 yards and three TDs.
Posted: August 10, 2011
 
 
Eskimos general manager Eric Tillman announced today the signing of import receiver/kick returner Jason Armstead. He returns to the Esks after a short stint with them in 2010.
Posted: August 08, 2011
 
 
Edmonton Eskimos general manager Eric Tillman announced today that receiver Fred Stamps underwent emergency surgery on Saturday and will be out four-to-six weeks.
Posted: August 06, 2011
 
 
Buck Pierce threw for two touchdowns and ran one in himself as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers handed the Edmonton Eskimos their first loss of the season with a 28-16 victory Friday night.
Posted: August 05, 2011
 
 
Weldon Brown is grateful to be part of the Eskimo's revamped defence, after aspiring to play for former CFL team the Shreveport Pirates growing up in Louisiana.
Posted: August 05, 2011
 
 
It’s a battle of division leaders as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers welcome the West leading Edmonton Eskimos to Canad Inns Stadium on Friday night. Kickoff at 7:30 pm ET.
Posted: August 04, 2011
 
 
Dave Campbell believes that the release of Arkee Whitlock is proof that head coach Kavis Reed isn't afraid to shake things up, despite his team's perfect start to the season.
Posted: August 03, 2011
 
 
Edmonton Eskimos general manager Eric Tillman announced today that the club has agreed to terms with import defensive lineman, Marcus Howard.
Posted: August 01, 2011
 
 
Edmonton Eskimos general manager Eric Tillman announced today that the team has released import running back Arkee Whitlock. The team also released import receiver Ray Fisher.
Posted: July 31, 2011
 
 
Fred Stamps reeled in a 21-yard TD pass with less than three minutes to play as the Eskimos came back to continue their torrid start to the season, defeating the Argos 26-25.
Posted: July 31, 2011
 
 
Friday night, at Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium, the Toronto Argonauts will stare into the teeth of what seems to be a familiar monster - a Rich Stubler defence.
Posted: July 29, 2011
 
 
When the Eskimos woke up on Monday morning and checked the CFL standings, they found themselves standing all alone atop the heap of the Canadian Football League. 
Posted: July 29, 2011
 
 
Ricky Ray and the Edmonton Eskimos will put their perfect record on the line as they prepare to face the Toronto Argonauts, Friday night at Commonwealth Stadium.
Posted: July 29, 2011
 
 
The Edmonton Eskimos' 4-0 start to the season has been a surprise to many CFL pundits but it shouldn't come as a shock that Fred Stamps is leading way.
Posted: July 27, 2011
 
 
The Eskimos will be without defensive end Greg Peach and receiver Adarius Bowman for extended periods of time. Both will miss Friday night's game against the Argos.
Posted: July 27, 2011
 
 
Ricky Ray threw two touchdown passes to Fred Stamps, as the Edmonton Eskimos held on to beat the Calgary Stampeders in the first Battle of Alberta of the 2011 season.
Posted: July 23, 2011
 
 
Despite being off to its best start since 2002, Edmonton coach Kavis Reed warned his Eskimos not to take the Calgary Stampeders lightly when the teams meet Saturday.
Posted: July 23, 2011
 
 
The Esks face rivals Stamps for the first time this season on Saturday. Although the Stamps are 2-1, many think this is a measuring stick game for the Esks rather than their competition.
Posted: July 22, 2011
 
 
Jermaine Reid has a simple explanation for the surprising Edmonton Eskimos' best start to a CFL campaign since 2002: a supportive team environment
Posted: July 20, 2011
 
 
Edmonton Eskimos general manager Eric Tillman announced today the signing of import defensive end Robert Henderson to a contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Posted: July 19, 2011
 
 
Fred Stamps scampered for a 38-yard score and Ricky Ray threw for 320 yards as the Edmonton Eskimos remained undefeated in 2011, beating the B.C. Lions 33-17 on Saturday.
Posted: July 16, 2011
 
 
Throughout his 11-year career, Davis Sanchez has seen almost everything there is to see. Now, at the ripe age of 37, he's faced with a new challenge. Playing safety.
Posted: July 15, 2011
 
 
Heading into Saturday night's game against the Lions the Eskimos have seven first-year CFL players on defence, but linebacker T.J. Hill refuses to call them rookies.
Posted: July 15, 2011
 
 
Edmonton Eskimos running back Jerome Messam gets a chance to improve on his hot start by taking on the team that dumped him in Saturday's game against the BC Lions.
Posted: July 15, 2011
 
 
Since being acquired from the BC Lions in June, Eskimos running back Jerome Messam has had Saturday night's game against his old team circled on his calendar.
Posted: July 15, 2011
 
 
It was no accident that on a night quarterback Ricky Ray spread the ball around to rack up 541 yards of offence, the team's defence held the Tiger-Cats to just 10 points.
Posted: July 10, 2011
 
 
 

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