May 22, 2024

TRANSACTION | Elks release Eyabi Okie-Anoma (DL)

Eyabi Okie-Anoma in training camp (2024) Edmonton Elks

EDMONTON – The Edmonton Elks have released American Eyabi Okie-Anoma (DL), the club announced Wednesday.

Okie-Anoma signed with the Elks on May 16. The native of Baltimore played the 2023 season at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

2024 marks the 75th season of pro football in Edmonton, as the Elks open a new CFL campaign on Saturday, June 8 against the Saskatchewan Roughriders at Commonwealth Stadium. Season tickets are available now, with all youth season tickets $75 (17 and under) and adult tickets starting at $175.



  • Eyabi Okie-Anoma | AMER | DL | 6’5 | 244 LBS | 1999-06-07 | Baltimore, MD | Charlotte


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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