Receiver Namaan Roosevelt signs free agent deal with Alouettes


Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Naaman Roosevelt (82) riles up the crowd after a catch during first half CFL action against the Calgary Stampeders, in Regina on Sunday, August 19, 2018. (Matt Smith/CP)

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes signed veteran American receiver Naaman Roosevelt on Wednesday.

Roosevelt became a CFL free agent Feb. 11.

The five-foot-11, 195-pound Roosevelt spent the previous five seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. He appeared in 67 career regular-season games, registering 301 catches for 4,134 yards and 20 touchdowns.

Montreal also signed defensive back Davonte Davis, defensive lineman Elijah Norris and running back Dominick Bragalone. All are Americans.

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