February 19, 2012

Esks sign All-Star punter Dales

February 19, 2012

Edmonton Eskimos Staff

(Edmonton)  The Edmonton Eskimos have signed free agent non-import punter Burke Dales, the club announced today.

A member of the Calgary Stampeders for the past seven seasons, Dales was named to both the CFL West and  CFL All-Star teams in 2011 after another stellar campaign where he punted 111 times for 5,243 yds (avg: 47.2 yds; longest: 82 yds) and 11 singles.

Born in Collingwood, Ontario (February 16, 1977), Dales played at Concordia University where he was a three-time All-Star and a first team All-Canadian selection in 2001.  

Burke Dales   
CFL Yrs: 7
Born: February 16, 1977 – Collingwood, ON
CFL All-Star: 2010, 2011
CFL West: 2006, ’09, ’10, ‘11
Grey Cup: 2008