Riders sign American defensive lineman

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed American Defensive Lineman Samual Wright II.

The six-foot, 255-pounder comes to the Roughriders after attending rookie minicamp with the Seattle Seahawks.

The Georgia native played four collegiate seasons at Princeton University, suiting up for 37 games as a Tiger.

Over that time, he earned 107 tackles, 25.5 tackles for loss, 20 sacks, and four forced fumbles.

As a senior last year, Wright put up career highs and led the conference in tackles for loss (13) and sacks (11.5) on route to being named First-Team All-Ivy as voted by coaches and Phil Steele First-Team All-Ivy.

Additionally, the Club has released American defensive lineman Kailon Davis.

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