The deal, introduced Monday by the Elks, retains Arbuckle in Edmonton by means of the 2022 CFL season.
Monday’s announcement means the Toronto Argonauts will obtain Edmonton’s second-round choose within the 2022 CFL draft. The Argonauts dealt Arbuckle to Edmonton final Tuesday in change for a conditional choose and the rights to American quarterback Chad Kelly, who was on Edmonton’s negotiation record.
Arbuckle, 28, was on a one-year deal, after signing with the Argonauts previous to the 2021 CFL season in February.
The six-foot-one, 213-pound Arbuckle accomplished 96-of-153 passes for 1,158 yards with 5 touchdowns and 6 interceptions in seven video games with Toronto this season.
Initially signed by the Calgary Stampeders out of Georgia State in 2017, Arbuckle has performed in 43 profession CFL regular-season video games, finishing 287 of his 416 makes an attempt, with 17 touchdowns and 11 interceptions.
Arbuckle joined the Elks final week after finishing his COVID-19 quarantine and began practising with the staff Monday.
The Elks (2-8) are in final place within the CFL West and are coming off a 39-23 dwelling loss to Hamilton final week. Each of the staff’s victories have come on the highway.
Edmonton performs its closing dwelling recreation of the season Friday.
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