Elks add trio of Draft picks; add Derek Dennis, 2 more to retired list

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Elks have made the following transactions:

Added to active roster:

• National defensive lineman Cole Nelson (University of Alberta)
• National linebacker Grant McDonald (University of Calgary)
• National offensive lineman Peter Kourtis (St. Mary’s University)

Nelson, McDonald, and Kourtis were all selected by the Elks in the 2021 CFL Draft. For a recap of all the Elks picks, see the draft recap here.

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Added to the retired list:

• American offensive lineman Derek Dennis (Temple University)
• American linebacker AJ Hotchkins (University of Texas at El Paso)
• National defensive lineman Evan Machibroda (University of Saskatchewan)

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