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Kwaku
Boateng
#93 Defensive End
Kwaku
Boateng
#93 Defensive End
Height 6'2
Weight 257 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1995-04-26 (24)
Born Ghana
School Wilfrid Laurier
Status NAT
Defensive Tackles 20
Special Teams Tackles 0
Interceptions 0
Sacks 8

Acquired: Selected in the fifth round (41st overall) in the 2017 CFL Draft. Contract extended Feb 1, 2019.

2019: In 18 games (17 starts), Boateng has 20 defensive tackles and eight quarterback sacks. Boateng was named the Eskimos Top Canadian of the Year. In the East Semi-Final, Boateng recorded two defensive tackles and in the East Final, he recorded one defensive tackle.

2018: In 16 games (16 starts), Boateng has recorded 26 tackles and nine quarterback sacks. Boateng also has one kickoff return for nine yards. Boateng was named the Eskimos Top Canadian of the Year.


2017: 
In 18 games (one start), The Green and Gold rookie finished with 22 defensive tackles, four quarterback sacks, and one forced fumble in 18 games played. In the West Semi-Final, Boateng recorded three tackles and appeared in the West Final. Boateng was named the Eskimos Rookie of the Year.

 

College:  Wilfrid Laurier’s all-time sack leader, Boateng, was named a 2016 CIS Men’s Football Second Team All-Canadian and is also a two-time Academic All-Canadian.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2017
EDM 18 21 1 4 0 0 1
2018
EDM 16 26 0 9 0 0 0
2019
EDM 18 20 0 8 0 0 0
Total
52 67 1 21 0 0 1

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-14
1 MTL 1 0 1 0 0 0
06-21
2 BC 1 0 0 0 0 0
06-27
3 WPG 1 0 0 0 0 0
07-11
5 BC 1 0 1 0 0 0
07-20
6 MTL 1 0 0 0 0 0
07-25
7 TOR 3 0 2 0 0 0
08-03
8 CGY 1 0 0 0 0 0
08-09
9 OTT 1 0 0 0 0 0
08-16
10 TOR 2 0 1 0 0 0
08-23
11 WPG 1 0 1 0 0 0
09-02
12 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
09-07
13 CGY 1 0 0 0 0 0
09-20
15 HAM 1 0 0 0 0 0
09-28
16 OTT 1 0 0 0 0 0
10-04
17 HAM 2 0 2 0 0 0
10-12
18 BC 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-26
20 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-02
21 SSK 2 0 0 0 0 0
11-10
22 MTL 2 0 0 0 0 0
11-17
23 HAM 1 0 0 0 0 0
Total
23 0 8 0 0 0