HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-signed Canadian linebacker Nick Shortill to a two-year contract Tuesday.
The native of Nobleton. Ont., was scheduled to become a free agent at noon ET.
The six-foot-two, 227-pound Shortill appeared in 10 games last season, registering seven defensive tackles and 14 special teams tackles.
Shortill began his CFL career with the Montreal Alouettes, who selected him in the second round, No. 13 overall, in the 2015 CFL draft.