04/17/2014 01:38 EDT | Updated 06/17/2014 05:59 EDT

Edmonton Eskimos sign long snapper Ryan King to contract extension

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Eskimos signed Canadian long snapper Ryan King to a contract extension Thursday that runs through the 2015 season.

The 28-year-old Edmonton native was selected by the Eskimos in the fifth round (No. 38 overall) of the 2012 CFL Canadian Draft.

King has made 15 special-teams tackles in 33 games over the last two seasons.