'Rocket' Ismail to end career in the CFL
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
NEW YORK - Former CFL and NFL receiver Rocket Ismail has signed a 1 year deal with the CFL Saskatchewan Roughrider`s.
Ismail, who began his pro career with the CFL's Toronto Argonauts before heading to the NFL, will compete for a starting wideout with the CFL club. He became interested in returning to the sport after witnessing the total breakdown of the Riders in last years Grey Cup debacle
Ismail was interviewes by Rider
s at a evaluation camp south of the border a moth ago. Ismails contract with the Rider`s is said to be in the 6 figure range. Details of the contract where not available at press time.
The former Notre Dame star played nine seasons in the NFL, making 363 catches for 5,295 yards and 28 touchdowns.