Eskimos defensive back Pat Waktins has been named a Shaw CFL Top Peformer of the Week.
Watkins recorded two interceptions and six defensive tackles in the Eskimos 46-23 win over the Toronto Argonauts last weekend.
Watkins is second on the Eskimos in defensive tackles with 41 and has recorded five pass knockdowns.
The Eskimos made two roster moves on Tuesday first signing International defensive end Michael Buchanan to their practice roster.
The Illinois product was drafted by the New England Patriots and played 18 games recording nine defensive tackles and two sacks. He spent time on the practice roster of the B.C. Lions last season and was released by the Argos last week.
The Eskimos have activated defensive back Garry Peters from the six-game injured list and have placed him on their practice roster. Peters recorded two defensive tackles in a season-opening loss to the Ottawa REDBLACKS.
The team also released receiver Bryant Mitchell from their practice roster.
The Eskimos host the Saskatchewan Roughriders on The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium on Friday night. Kick-off is at 8pm, 630 CHED will have live coverage starting with the pre-game show at 6pm.