May 11, 2024

Blue Bombers transactions

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the team has signed American defensive tackle Jabari Ellis.

Ellis (6-3, 290, South Carolina; born: August 10, 1998, in Vance, SC.) signs with the Blue Bombers after a six-year collegiate career with Georgia Military College (2016-2017) and South Carolina (2018-2021). Ellis appeared in 35 Division 1 games, starting 22 of them, recording 81 total tackles and three sacks. The defensive tackle started all 13 games he appeared in during his senior season (2021), posting 41 total tackles and 1.5 sacks.

Ellis appeared in two games for the Montreal Alouettes in 2022 and had one tackle in each game.