VANCOUVER (CFL.ca wire) -- The B.C. Lions announced today that they have released 10 players in order to get their roster down to 46 active plus seven developmental players.
Wide receivers Anthony Jones, Aaron Krepps and Wiley King, offensive linemen Carl Gourgues and Belton Johnson, quarterback Tyler Emmert, linebacker Dave Lowry, defensive back Tony Tiller, running back Eddie Linscomb and defensive lineman Frank Ferrara were all released.
“After three weeks of evaluation, I am very pleased with the club we have assembled for fans of the B.C. Lions," said general manager and head coach Wally Buono. “Each of the players we have on our roster brings something special to the team, and I am confident that this group will allow us to compete for a championship this season."