RedBlacks pick up Palardy
Ottawa, ON (SportsNetwork.com) - The expansion Ottawa RedBlacks signed kicker Justin Palardy on Thursday.
Palardy spent the last three-plus seasons with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. In 2013, he made 9-of-12 field-goal attempts, a year after setting a franchise record in field-goal percentage (86.7 percent) by converting 39-of-45 tries. He also connected on all 12 points after touchdown.
The 25-year-old native of Nova Scotia has converted 114-of-139 field goals and all 102 extra-point tries in his four-year CFL career.
Ottawa also inked wide receiver Paul de Pass, who played last season for the University of Toronto.
03/06 19:02:29 ET