Eli Ankou
No. 54     
Nose tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1994-06-08) June 8, 1994 (age 27)
Place of birth: Ottawa, Ontario
Career information
College: UCLA
CFL Draft: 2017 / Round: 3 / Pick: 26
Undrafted in 2017
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Houston Texans ( 2017)*
Roster status: Practice squad
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Total tackles     19
Sacks     1.5
Forced fumbles     0
Fumble recoveries     0

Eli Ankou (born June 8, 1994) is a Canadian professional American football nose tackle for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at UCLA. He played high school football for the St. Peter Catholic High School Knights in Orleans, Ontario.

Professional career

Houston Texans

Ankou was signed by the Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent on May 12, 2017.[1] He was waived by the Texans on September 2, 2017.[2]

Jacksonville Jaguars

On September 3, 2017, Ankou was claimed off waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars.[3]

On September 1, 2019, Ankou was waived by the Jaguars and was re-signed to the practice squad.[4]


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