02/11/2015 12:46 EST | Updated 04/13/2015 05:59 EDT

B.C. Lions dip into CFL free agency to sign defensive back Chris Rwabukamba

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Lions signed free-agent defensive back Chris Rwabukamba on Wednesday.

Rwabukamba spent the last two seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos, registering 40 tackles and two interceptions in 29 regular-season games.

He began his CFL career with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, who drafted him in the fourth round, 27th overall, in the 2010 Canadian draft.