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Edmonton Elks induct 3 veteran players to Wall of Honour – Edmonton
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Edmonton Elks induct 3 veteran players to Wall of Honour – Edmonton

The Edmonton Elks will induct three veteran players into their Wall of Honour during Saturday’s game against the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Former players, Ed Jones, Joe Hollimon and Jim Germany were all part of the team’s five-in-a-row Grey Cup era between 1978 and 1982. Tonight they will receive the high honour for their major contributions to the team during those winning years.Jones’ defensive efforts were particularly impactful on the team’s consecutive championship wins.“It’s a great honour, it’s something that… all players look forward to possibly have their name enshrined on the wall or in the hall of fame,” Jones told Global News Mornings. “It’s something we all talked about 20-30 years ago and I’m glad it came to fruition.” Read more: Edmonton Elks have ent...