#95

Ejiro Kuale

Weight:

240 lbs

Height:

6' 2"

Position:

Linebacker

College:

Lousiana State

Birthdate:

Jun 22nd, 1983

Career Years:

2

Team:

Alumni

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Highlights

2013

Split the 2013 season between Montreal (6 GP) and Saskatchewan who obtained him in September after his release by the Als. In nine games, E.J. made eight tackles during his seven starts.

2011

Dressed in 15 games with fourteen (14) starts for Toronto…Week 1, Dressed at backup LB and played ST in win at Calgary...Week 2, Made first career start (08/07/11) at MLB and played ST in loss at Winnipeg...Had a terrific game making 4 DT, 1 ST tackle and 1 PKD...Week 3, Started at MLB and played ST in loss at Montreal... Made 4 DT, including 1 TFL...Week 4, Started at MLB and made 4 DT in loss vs. Winnipeg...Ejected from the game in the 3rd quarter for what the officials determined was rough play against Winnipeg QB Buck Pierce, replaced by Tristan Black…Week 5, Started at MLB and played special teams in loss at Edmonton…Had a great all-around game making 5 DT, 2 ST and forced Arkee Whitlock to fumble on the game’s opening drive…Week 6, Started at LB and played ST in loss vs. Montreal and made 5 DT... Week 8, Started at LB and played ST in win vs. Saskatchewan…Made 5 DT... Week 10, Started at LB and played ST in loss vs. B.C. and made 4 DTs...Week 11, Started at LB and played ST in loss at B.C...Made 4 DT…Week 12, Started at WLB, after moving from MLB when Jason Pottinger returned to the lineup, and played ST in loss at Saskatchewan…Made team and career-high 9 DTs (09/17/11)...Week 13, Started at WLB in win vs. Winnipeg and made 3 DT... Week 16, Started at WLB in win vs. Calgary…Made 3 DTs… Week 18, Added to 9-game injured list before win at Winnipeg.

2010

Dressed in 15 games in his rookie CFL season… Week 1, Made CFL debut (01/07/10) dressing at backup DE and played ST, making 1 ST tackle, in Canada Day season opener at Calgary…Week 2, Dressed at DE and played ST in win at Winnipeg and made 2 ST tackles…Week 3, Dressed at backup DE and played ST in win vs. Calgary… Recorded 2 ST tackles… Week 6, Added to IR for win at Edmonton…Week 7-8, Remained on IR…Week 18, Dressed at backup DE and made CFL debut at TE (07/11/10)…Caught his first CFL pass for 5 yards from Dalton Bell…2010 Playoffs Dressed as backup DE, TE and FB in Eastern Semi-Final win at Hamilton… Made 1 ST tackle and caught 1 pass for 12 yards…Dressed at DE, TE & FB and played ST in Eastern Final loss at Montreal.

College

Played freshman season at Georgia Tech (2001), played one year at Dodge Community College (2003), transferred to Louisiana State and played two seasons (2004-05)…2005 (Louisiana State) Broke his ankle to start the season and missed the first six games…Had 10 tackles and a sack with limited playing time while recovering from injury…Dressed in the SEC championship game and played in the Chick-fil-a-Bowl game…2004 (Louisiana State) Transferred to Louisana State and Dressed in all games, starting two…Recorded 22 tackles, four tackles for a loss and two sacks…2003 (Dodge C.C.) Named All-Conference and Third-Team All Junior College…Led Kansas Community College Conference with 124 tackles and three sacks…2002 (Dodge C.C.) Sat out season while transferring from Georgia Tech to Dodge C.C…2001 (Georgia Tech) Played primarily on special teams as a freshman.

Personal

Ejiro pronounces his full name EDGE-EE-ROW KWALL-EE. He has a daughter named Oni (ON-EE) and he split his off-season between New Orleans and Mississauga. He likes to workout and barbeque in his spare time and played college football at LSU. Ejiro was named First-Team 5A All-State and All-Southeast, and helped lead Mainland High School in Daytona Beach to a District 4-5A title.