Tunde Adeleke

Eager To Play

August 16, 2018 | Laura Bates
He’s so close he can almost taste it. Defensive back Tunde Adeleke is back on the field practicing at McMahon after missing five weeks of football following a lower-body injury suffered during ...

Tunde Ready to Take Over

March 8, 2018 | George Johnson
The mentor has the utmost confidence in the protégé. The sorcerer is sold on his apprentice. “Oh, he’ll be fine,” Joshua Bell is quick to assure one and all of Tunde Adeleke. “Just ...

Tunde ready for Sunday

November 18, 2017 | George Johnson
The kid can be forgiven for wondering whether he’s been banished to an echo chamber. “You know what?’’ teases safety Joshua Bell. “He gets the best of both worlds. Me on one side, Jamar Wall on ...

Stamps crush Alouettes

September 30, 2017 | Max Campbell
Make it a perfect 10 in row: the Stamps simply refuse to lose. The Stampeders more than redeemed themselves for a Week 4 loss in Montreal by wiping out the Alouettes 59-11 at McMahon Stadium on ...

Finch a runaway success

September 4, 2017 | George Johnson
To Jerome Messam’s abundance of abilities, add swami, psychic and clairvoyant to the list. “I had a feeling Roy was going to do something special today,’’ the freight-train tailback was crowing ...

Rookies pumped for Labour Day

August 31, 2017 | Paul Mawdsley
For those who’ve experienced the atmosphere of a Labour Day Classic, it’s easy to understand why it’s the biggest game on the schedule. But for those that haven’t, they’re in for a ...

Morris: Rookie Adeleke making a strong early impression

August 23, 2017 | Jim Morris
Tunde Adeleke has pleasantly surprised his coaches and teammates so far this season after filling in for the injured Josh Bell at safety.

For rookie, it’s safety first

July 25, 2017 | George Johnson
Exploding into tackles when available with the visceral ferocity of, say, a Dick Butkus. Displaying the effortless range of a Willie Mays or a Joltin’ Joe DiMaggio patrolling centre field. Out ...

Adeleke shines in victory

June 30, 2017 | Max Campbell
A spin and a win. Thanks in part to a dazzling display from a 21-year-old rookie, the Red and White were flying high to kick off the Canada Day long weekend. Selected 25th overall in this year’s ...

Tunde’s Homecoming

June 21, 2017 | Alex Medina
There really is no place like home. Stampeders 2017 third-round selection Tunde Adeleke spent most of his life in Ottawa, from graduating high school from St. Francis Xavier to attending Carleton ...