Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-sign running backs Erlington and Jackson

Montreal Alouettes linebacker Glenn Love (34) tackles Hamilton Tiger-Cats running back Sean Thomas Erlington (31) during second half of CFL Football game action in Hamilton, Ont. on Saturday, November 3, 2018. (Peter Power/CP)

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-signed running backs Sean Thomas Erlington and Don Jackson on Sunday.

Erlington, 28, has played 32 regular-season games with the Ticats over three seasons.

The Montreal native had 33 carries for 224 yards over the first four games of the 2019 campaign before suffering a season-ending injury. He also had 11 receptions for 193 yards and a touchdown that season.

Jackson, 26, signed a one-year deal with the Tiger-Cats last February. The former Green Bay Packer played two seasons in Calgary before signing with Hamilton.

Jackson had 218 carries for 1,170 yards and five rushing touchdowns during his stint with the Stampeders. He also had 44 receptions for 300 yards.

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