Former Argos LB Ball signs with NFL's Saints Staff

4/2/2014 7:58:42 PM

Former Toronto Argonauts linebacker Marcus Ball is taking his talents south of the border and signing with the New Orleans Saints.

Ball spent the past two seasons in Toronto, racking up 142 tackles and seven sacks in his time with the Double Blue.

The 26-year-old also recorded four interceptions and two touchdowns in his two years in the CFL.

The Saints announced it was a three-year deal for the Memphis product.

Ball was part of the 2012 Argonauts team that won the 100th Grey Cup.