Eskimos release slotback Walters

Edmonton Eskimos

March 16, 2004 - Canadian Football League (CFL) - Edmonton Eskimos

News Release

(Edmonton) The Edmonton Eskimos today released slotback Rick Walters. An 11 year CFL veteran, Walters spent the last six seasons with the Eskimos.

A graduate of Simon Fraser University, Walters spent his first five seasons (1994-1998) as a pro with Saskatchewan. In 2001, Rick received the Tom Pate Memorial Award for his charitable work. Eskimo Head Coach Tom Higgins says "Rick's been a consummate pro on and off the field and we wish him the best."

Rick Walters Career Totals

Years with Esks: 5

Years in CFL: 10

Years pro: 10

CFL Career Games Played: 139

Playoff Gamed Played: 7

Grey Cup Appearances: 3 (2003, 2002 w/Edm, 1997 w/Ssk.)

REGULAR SEASON

SCORING PASS RECEIVING

TD TP NO YDS AVE LG TD

TOTALS 12 74 221 2629 11.9 86 9

RUSHING KICKOFF RETURNS

NO YDS AVE LG TD NO YDS AVE LG TD

TOTALS 44 187 4.3 16 1 12 186 15.5 36 0

PLAYOFFS

RUSHING KICKOFF RETURNS

NO YDS AVE TD NO YDS AVE TD

TOTALS 32 8 23 1 5 5 5 0

PASS RECEIVING TACKLES FUMBLES

NO YDS AVE TD DT ST TT NO LOST

TOTALS 9 118 13.1 1 4 4 8 1 0

GREY CUP

PASS RECEIVING TACKLES

NO YDS AVE LG TD DT ST TT

TOTALS 5 56 11.2 17 1 0 1 1

The Edmonton Eskimos are the defending 2003 Grey Cup Champions! Edmonton Eskimo 2004 season tickets are now available. Call (780) 448-ESKS or 1-800-667-3757 to get yours today! For more information on the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club, please visit our web site at www.esks.com.

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