Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Montreal Alouettes Agree to Terms on Two-Year Deal with Receiver Ernest Jackson

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Montreal Alouettes Agree to Terms on Two-Year Deal with Receiver Ernest Jackson

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Alouettes land receiver Ernest Jackson

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MONTREAL - The Montreal Alouettes landed one of the top names on the CFL free-agent market Thursday by agreeing to terms with all-star receiver Ernest Jackson on a two-year deal.

The six-foot-two 220-pound native of Rochester, N.Y., had 88 receptions, 1,225 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns last season for the Ottawa Redblacks.

"The addition of Ernest brings a world of new possibilities for our new offence to perform well looking forward to next season," Alouettes general manager Kavis Reed said in a release. "This signing is in line with our plan to put together a productive and spectacular offence for our supporters.

"Ernest is one of the most menacing offensive threats in our league. I am confident he will be among the fan favourites soon enough. …

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