February 8, 2016

Argos Sign Two on Defence

Toronto – The Toronto Argonauts announced today that the club has signed international linebacker Kanorris Davis and international defensive lineman Trevardo Williams.

Davis, a 5-10, 203-pound native of Perry, Georgia played four seasons at Troy University. In 45 games with the Trojans, he registered 207 defensive tackles (159 solo, 48 assisted), 18 tackles for a loss, 10 forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and one pass knockdown. The 2011 All-Sun Belt Honorable Mention spent the 2013 NFL season with the New England Patriots.

Williams, a 6-1, 235-pound native of Bridgeport, Connecticut comes to Toronto following stints in the NFL with the Washington Redskins, Arizona Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts and Houston Texans, who selected him in the fourth round (124th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft. The two-time All-Big East selection and the Huskies 2012 Defensive Player of the Year registered 131 defensive tackles (84 solo, 47 assisted), 30.5 sacks and a forced fumble in four seasons at Connecticut.