calvin mccarty

McCarty’s Two-Touchdown Game His First In Nine Years

October 30, 2019 | Esks Staff
Calvin McCarty turned back the clock by scoring a pair of one-yard touchdown runs in the first quarter of Saturday’s CFL game against the Saskatchewan Roughriders. It was the first time the ...

Mr. 200

October 11, 2019 | Terry Jones
It’s the very first category in the individual section of the Edmonton Eskimos regular-season record book. Games Played: Rod Connop, 274. Sean Fleming, 268. Dave Cutler, 254. Chris Morris 237. ...

‘Young bucks’ Relish In McCarty’s Accomplishment

October 10, 2019 | Esks Staff
Calvin McCarty came into the CFL, hoping to play for 10 years. Thirteen years later, the 34-year-old Eskimos fullback realizes how fortunate he’s been to surpass his unrealistic goal. “I didn’t ...

Eskimos Extend Five

February 11, 2019 | Esks Staff
The Edmonton Eskimos announce today they have extended the following players: International offensive lineman Colin Kelly (through 2020) National long snapper Ryan King (through ...

Community Tour Visit To Fort McMurray ‘Rewarding’

September 24, 2018 | Esks Staff
It may have been a bye week for the Eskimos football team, but it wasn’t a week off for four players. A few days after the Eskimos knocked off the Calgary Stampeders in the Labour Day Rematch, ...

Fullback Important Role, Even If They Toil In Obscurity

July 24, 2018 | Esks Staff
Quick question: How many fullbacks on the Eskimos roster can you name? Before you answer, Calvin McCarty doesn’t count. Yes, McCarty is the Eskimos starting fullback, but he’s also in his 12th ...

McCarty a fan first, but still gets to play

August 23, 2017 | Esks Staff
Before every single Eskimos home game for 11 CFL seasons, Calvin McCarty has recalled what it was like to be a football fan. He starts off by taking the long way to the locker room when he ...

Bowman Still ‘the Man’

July 6, 2017 | Esks Staff
After Edmonton Eskimos slotback Adarius Bowman managed only two catches for 13 yards in the season opener, quarterback Mike Reilly pointed out that the all-star receiver was still a factor “just ...

Eskimos Head to Grande Prairie and Whitecourt

April 6, 2017 | Esks Staff
On April 11 and 12, the Edmonton Eskimos will be in Grande Prairie and Whitecourt to host free youth football camps, autograph sessions and meet with media. In total, 11 schools and over 300 ...

Injury Update: Calvin McCarty

September 13, 2016 | Esks Staff
Eskimos fullback Calvin McCarty has been placed on the 6-game injured list after sustaining a fractured right fibula during last Saturday’s Labour Day Rematch against Calgary.