The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced the football club has signed three American players ahead of 2022 Training Camp, presented by TELUS, including defensive backs Will Allen and Traveon Beck and receiver Andrew Boston.
The club also announced its training camp roster for 2022 Training Camp Presented by TELUS, which can be found here.
Allen, 22, played 38 games over four seasons at Columbia University (2017-2021). The 5-9, 180-pound native of Pembroke Pines, Florida registered 61 total tackles, four tackles for loss, 20 pass deflections, three interceptions and a Columbia football record with five blocked kicks (three extra point attempts and two field goals). Allen also factored into the return game, tallying 37 kick returns for 1,026 yards and one kick-return touchdown.
Beck, 24, played 43 games over his four seasons at the University of California (2016-19). The 5-9, 165-pound native of Paramount, California totalled 77 total tackles, four interceptions, 14 pass deflections and one forced fumble.
Boston, 23, played 45 games over four seasons at Eastern Washington University (2018-21). The 6’3, 200-pound native of Puyallup, Washington compiled 188 receptions, for 2,621 yards and 20 receiving touchdowns, while adding nine carries for 56 yards and one touchdown.
The following players have retired:
AME DL J.R Tavai
AME WR Marcus Green
The following players have been placed on the suspended list:
AME OL Tyler Johnson
AME OL Korren Kirven
The following players have been placed on the injured veteran list:
NAT OL Chris Van Zeyl
AME DB Desmond Lawrence