January 8, 2018

Bombers re-sign linebacker Ian Wild

Winnipeg Blue Bombers' Ian Wild (38) celebrates a tackle against the BC Lions during the first half of CFL action in Winnipeg Saturday, October 28, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

WINNIPEG, MB., January 9, 2018 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has re-signed International linebacker Ian Wild to a one-year contract. Wild was set to become a free agent in February.

Wild has spent the past five seasons with Winnipeg, playing in 52 career regular season games while recording 233 defensive tackles, 48 special teams tackles, eight sacks, one interceptions, two defensive touchdowns, and eight forced fumbles.

Wild missed 13 games last season due to injury, but recorded 14 defensive tackles, one sack, and one forced fumble in five games.