The Calgary Stampeders have signed American receiver Jose Barbon to a practice-roster agreement.
Born: Apr. 16, 2000
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Earlier this year, Barbon – who was born in Cuba and raised in Lancaster, Pa. – attended training camp with the National Football League’s Dallas Cowboys after signing with the club as an undrafted free agent.
Before turning pro, Barbon attended Temple and, with 138 catches, finished his collegiate career as the fourth-leading receiver in Owls history. He had 1,608 receiving yards and four touchdowns.
As a senior in 2022, Barbon had 72 catches for 918 yards and two majors.