DE Howard agrees to terms on new deal with Eskimos Staff

1/15/2013 7:48:09 PM

New GM Ed Hervey continues to lock up talent for the Edmonton Eskimos, the latest being DE Marcus Howard.

CFL on TSN analyst Dave Naylor reports Howard has agreed to terms to remain in Edmonton. Terms of the deal were not immediately available.

Howard struggled with injuries last season, playing in just six games for the Eskimos and recording six tackles and one sack.

In his rookie year in 2011, the 27-year-old was named a West Division All-Star after recording a team-leading 11 sacks in just 13 games.