Contract(s): extended Feb. 1, 2019; extended Dec 26, 2020.
CFL experience (Elks): 4 (4)
First CFL game (team): June 24, 2017 vs. B.C. (Elks)
College: Wilfrid Laurier University (2013-16)
Twice selected Edmonton’s Top Canadian (2018 and 2019)
2016 OUA champion
Ontario University Athletics’ top lineman (2015)
Wilfrid Laurier’s all-time sacks leader (28.5)
Two-time second team All-Canadian
2019: (Edmonton) Played in 18 games (17 starts)…Finished with 20 defensive tackles and eight quarterback sacks…Selected Elks Top Canadian…In the East Semi-Final, Boateng recorded two defensive tackles and in the East Final, he recorded one defensive tackle.
2018: (Edmonton) Played and started 16 games, Boateng recorded 26 tackles and nine quarterback sacks…Had one kickoff return for nine yards…Named the Elks Top Canadian of the Year.
2017: (Edmonton) In 18 games (one start), the Green and Gold rookie finished with 22 defensive tackles, four quarterback sacks, and one forced fumble in 18 games played…In the West Semi-Final, Boateng recorded three tackles and appeared in the West Final. Boateng was named the team’s Rookie of the Year.