May 17, 2016

Bombers add two defensive linemen

TAMPA, FL - MAY 23: Tampa Bay Storm play the Philadelphia Soul during their Arena Football Game at the Amalie Arena on May 23, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/Tampa Bay Storm)

WINNIPEG, MB., May 17, 2016 –  The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has signed International defensive linemen Padric Scott and Sam Scott.

P. Scott (6-0, 300, Florida A &M, January 8, 1990 in Tallahasse, FL) has spent the past two seasons with the Philadelphia Soul of the AFL. Scott played in 38 games and was a three-year starter at Florida A&M, after transferring from Stanford in 2008. He totaled 76 tackles, 14 tackles for loss, eight sacks, two forced fumbles, and one fumble recovery through his collegiate career. Following his career at Florida A &M, Scott signed as an undrafted free agent with the Arizona Cardinals in 2014.

S. Scott (6-5, 245, West Chester, June 23, 1987 in Bear, DE) led the PSAC in tackles for a loss in his senior year, making 16.5 stops in the backfield. He also led his Golden Rams with 7.5 sacks that season. Scott has appeared in 13 CFL games since 2011, most recently with the Ti-Cats, and has registered 31 tackles and two sacks.