A two-time Grey Cup champion and former CFL All-Star, Ed Hervey was named General Manager on December 10, 2012 Spending four seasons (2009-2012) as the team's Head Scout and two years (2007-2008) as the West Coast Scout, Ed has been a key part in Edmonton's preparation and research for the CFL Canadian Draft held each spring.
The former USC football and track star has also staged successful open tryout camps for the Eskimos in Northern and Southern California.
In eight seasons (1999-2006) with the Esks, Hervey stood out with his world class speed, toughness and leadership on and off the field. In 118 career games, Hervey caught 476 passes for 6,715 yards and 43 touchdowns. He played in eight post season games and three Grey Cups, winning in 2003 and 2005. In 2006, Hervey received the David Boone Memorial Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the community. Hervey retired as a player in March 2007.