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ELKS NOTES: Ben Holmes becomes the club's 11th quarterback this year

They opened the off-season with their biggest question mark at quarterback. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. And now, seven weeks into the 2022 Canadian Football League regular season, the Edmonton Elks are into double digits when it comes to quarterbacks under new head coach and general manager Chris Jones, who brought former Montreal Alouettes pivot Ben Holmes onto the practice squad Sunday.
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OP native Ben Holmes overcomes odds to realize pro football dream

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Last week Michael Strahan announced on Twitter the fourth overall pick in the 2022 USFL draft, the New Jersey Generals have selected quarterback Ben Holmes. Ask any athlete and they’ll tell you, the journey to pro football isn’t an easy road. For Orchard Park native...
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Orchard Park's Ben Holmes drafted first by USFL's New Jersey Generals

Orchard Park High School product Ben Holmes, who starred at quarterback for Tarleton State in Texas, was the fourth overall pick of the USFL Draft Tuesday night. Holmes was picked by the New Jersey Generals of the new spring league, set to debut on April 16. Holmes starred at receiver for OP when it won the state title in 2011, then shifted to QB and led the Quakers back to the state final. He went to a Texas prep school, then Nassau Community College before going to Division II Tarleton. He led the Texans to a 23-2 record in two seasons, including an 11-1 record his senior season (2019), with 34 passing TDs and three interceptions.

Ben Holmes injured Luis Perez added

Rashard Davis was also added by Tampa to replace Eli Rodgers. Ouch on Ben Holmes, I wasn't excited about this choice, but I hate seeing players injured. I hope he's back when ready. Just like the NFL legit altFB can be cut throat. Would not be surprised if Perez got...