Esks acquire two draft picks from Riders | Edmonton Eskimos
 
 
Dale MacMillan

Edmonton Eskimos
ESKS.com Staff

(Edmonton) – The Edmonton Eskimo Football Club has acquired two fifth-round selections (39th and 40th overall) in the 2013 CFL Canadian Draft from the Saskatchewan Roughriders in exchange for non-import kicker Brody McKnight and Edmonton’s sixth-round selection (49th overall) in the 2013 CFL Canadian Draft.

“Brody has the potential to be a very dynamic and versatile kicker in our league. We wish him the best with the Saskatchewan Roughriders ,” says Eskimo Head Coach Kavis Reed.

McKnight was traded to Edmonton from Montreal on Sept. 12, 2012 in exchange for non-import kicker Derek Schiavone and first and fourth-round selections in the 2013 CFL Canadian Draft. He dressed for three games with the green and gold.