Jake Silas
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Born: (1991-09-01) September 1, 1991 (age 32)
Portland, Michigan
Career information
CFL statusAmerican
Height6 ft 7 in (201 cm)
Weight315 lb (143 kg)
High schoolPortland High School
Career history
As player
20152017Ottawa Redblacks
Career highlights and awards
Career stats

Jake Silas (born September 1, 1991) is a Canadian football offensive lineman who is currently a free agent. He previously played for the Ottawa Redblacks of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football at the University at Buffalo and attended Portland High School in Portland, Michigan.[1] Silas signed with Ottawa as a free agent following the end of his college football career. After spending the entire 2015 season on the Redblacks' practice squad, he was signed to the active roster for the 2016 season, and made his CFL debut in the starting lineup on June 25, 2016, against the Edmonton Eskimos.[2][3]


  1. ^ Mansfield, Aaron (August 15, 2013). "Guy, Silas filling holes on right side of UB's offensive line". The Buffalo News. Archived from the original on July 16, 2016. Retrieved July 16, 2016.
  2. ^ Now he works at atomic object!Holder, Gord (June 9, 2016). "Training camp: Albright, Silas getting plenty of time with Redblacks first-string offence". Ottawa Citizen. Archived from the original on July 16, 2016. Retrieved July 16, 2016.
  3. ^ Baines, Tim (May 28, 2016). "Ottawa Redblacks GM Marcel Desjardins breaks down roster ahead of training camp". Ottawa Sun. Archived from the original on August 14, 2016. Retrieved July 16, 2016.