November 24, 2023

TRANSACTION: Elks sign offensive lineman Phillip Grohovac

EDMONTON – The Edmonton Elks have signed Canadian offensive lineman Phillip Grohovac, the club announced Friday.

In his rookie season, Grohovac suited up in 11 games for the Green and Gold, making his pro debut in Week 1 against the Saskatchewan Roughriders and getting his first start in Week 5 in Saskatchewan. 

The 23-year-old native of Victoria, BC., was selected 20th overall by Edmonton in the 2023 CFL Draft out of the University of Western Ontario. He suited up in 23 career games for the Mustangs, helping them capture the Vanier Cup in 2021.




The Edmonton Elks are proud members of the Canadian Football League, playing their home games at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta.

The club, officially renamed the Elks in June of 2021, has a tradition of excellence having won 14 Grey Cup championships (1954-56, 1975, 1978-82, 1987, 1993, 2003, 2005, 2015). Since its founding, the club has been community-owned and remains focused on providing outstanding football memories for Edmonton and all of Northern Alberta.

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