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Almondo Sewell Named a CFL All-Star for the Sixth Time

November 27, 2019 | Esks Staff
Today, the Canadian Football League announced defensive lineman Almondo Sewell as a CFL All-Star for the 2019 season In 18 games (17 starts), Sewell recorded 35 defensive tackles, one special ...

Eskimos 2019 West Division All-Stars

November 6, 2019 | Esks Staff
Today, the Canadian Football League announced West Division All-Stars for the 2019 season. Eskimos recipients are: Linebacker: Larry Dean Wide Receiver: Greg Ellingson  Defensive ...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Almondo Sewell

August 14, 2018 | Esks Staff
1. Where were you born? Buff Bay, Jamaica 2. What’s your favourite Jamaican dish? Without a doubt, it’s oxtail. 3. When was the last time you visited Jamaica? I visited six years ago, but plan on ...

Sewell Moving Up The Esks Defensive Leaderboard

July 31, 2018 | Terry Jones
Defensive lineman of a certain status often projects an image accompanied by a nickname. Dave ‘Dr. Death’ Fennell you may remember from the five-in-a-row Eskimos of 1978-82. Bill ‘The Undertaker’ ...

All-star nods can’t shift Eskimos focus off playoffs

November 9, 2017 | Esks Staff
Just like the Eskimos, who are getting ready to play the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the West Division Semi Final, Almondo Sewell needed a strong push at the end of the CFL season to get ...

Five Eskimos Named to West Division All-Star Team

November 8, 2017 | Esks Staff
Today, the Canadian Football League named the following five Eskimos to the West Division All-Star Team. Quarterback: Mike Reilly Wide Receiver: Brandon Zylstra Linebacker: Kenny Ladler Guard: ...

Sewell’s at home in Edmonton

July 16, 2017 | Terry Jones
When Almondo Sewell moved from Jamaica to Trenton, N.J. when he was 13, he had no idea that one day he’d end up playing professional football in Edmonton, Canada. And he especially had no ...

Three Eskimos Earn All-Star Honours

December 7, 2016 | Esks Staff
Today, Eskimos Adarius Bowman, Derel Walker and Almondo Sewell were named to the CFL All-Star Team for their performances in the 2016 season. CFL All-Stars are selected by head coaches and the ...

Eskimos Team Winners Announced for 2016 CFL Awards

November 2, 2016 | Esks Staff
Today, the Canadian Football League announced team winners for the 2016 CFL Awards. Eskimos recipients are: Most Outstanding Player: Mike Reilly (unanimous selection) Most Outstanding Defensive ...

“Edmonton has shown me a lot of love”

April 13, 2016 | Con Griwkowsky
After spending five seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos and the last three as a CFL all-star, Almondo Sewell figured it was time to try something completely different. Instead of heading home to ...