February 16, 2018

Bombers sign defensive end Craig Roh

BC Lions defensive lineman Craig Roh (93) celebrates his tackle during the second half of CFL action in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday, October 14, 2016. (CFL PHOTO - Jimmy Jeong)

WINNIPEG, MB., February 16, 2018 –  The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has signed International defensive end Craig Roh.

Roh (6-5, 265, Michigan, January 25, 1991 in Scottsdale, AZ) has spent the past three seasons with the BC Lions, registering 64 defensive tackles, 20 sacks and one forced fumble in 45 games (all starts).

Roh spent four seasons at the University of Michigan, starting a school-record 51 consecutive games. He made 29 starts at defensive end, 20 at outside linebacker and two at defensive tackle while recording 150 tackles, 26.5 tackles for loss, 10.5 sacks, three forced fumbles, and one interception. As a senior in 2012, he started all 13 games and was named a Second Team All-Big 10 Conference selection, while earning the Richard Katcher Award, given to the Wolverines’ top defensive lineman.

He signed with Carolina after going undrafted prior to signing with BC before to the start of the 2015 season.