Ticats Sign Three Defensive Backs

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced today the signing of international defensive backs Drayton Calhoun, Taylor Mack and Arthur Williams.

Calhoun,a 5-10, 190-pound, native of Clarkston, Georgia, played two seasons at Middle Tennessee State after transferring from Louisiana State. During his time with the Blue Raiders, he saw time as a running back and defensive back. In two seasons at MTSU, he had 104 carries for 353 yards and two touchdowns.

Mack, a 5-9, 185-pound, native of Powder Springs, Georgia, recorded 81 defensive tackles, four interceptions, one forced fumble and 16 pass breakups over four seasons at the University of Connecticut.

Williams, a 6-0, 189-pound, native of Birmingham, Alabama, arrives in Hamilton after spending his collegiate career at Grambling State. In four seasons with the Tigers, he registered 69 defensive tackles, 12 tackles for a loss, four quarterback sacks, four forced fumbles and one fumble recovery which he returned 71 yards for a touchdown.

Drew Edwards ?@scratchingpost 16m16 minutes ago
#Ticats sign three American DBs. In a cap world, want to replace @BreauxShow24 w/ neg list & street free agents instead of #CFL vets.

I'm sure the Ticats are a very appealing destination for FA DB's after DB the DB's NFL contract with the Saints. :wink: