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WINNIPEG –
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have announced the return of their longest-serving player for another season

The team announced on Monday that they had signed a one-year contract extension against Jake Thomas, inviting him for his ninth season with the Blue Bombers

In 137 games in eight seasons, Thomas has recorded 114 defensive tackles, 18 sacks, three forced fumble and one interception.The team said in 2019 Thomas had a career-best season for sacks of five and registered 22 tackles Thomas entered in all regular season games and all playoff games on

Thomas was named 29th by the Blue Bombers in the 2012 CFL Draft Elected overall rank He was supposed to become a free agent in February

Thomas’ signing follows several other signings by the Bombers ahead of the 2021 regular season, the team has extended American quarterback Sean McGuire and American offensive lineman Jermarcus Hardrick for a year in the past few days

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Source: https://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/blue-bombers-sign-longest-serving-player-for-another-season-1.5252635