Garrett McIntyre was released by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Monday.
The South Tahoe grad signed with the Canadian Football team this offseason.
He spent last year in the Arena League, wracking up six sacks for the San Jose SaberCats. He also started in the Arena Bowl, when the SaberCats lost to the Philadelphia Soul.
McIntyre was a star defensive end at Fresno State. He was the WAC Defensive Player of the Year his senior season.