Since then, Hlava has been looking to latch onto a professional roster. He has spent time in the CFL with the Toronto Argonauts and Ottawa Redblacks, but hasn’t played any snaps yet in a regular season game.
Now, Jake Hlava signs with the Houston Gamblers, in an effort to kickstart his professional playing career. At 26 years old, Jake has plenty left in the tank and now looks to prove himself in Houston.
GM Lionel Vital has been quite aggressive in signing players over the past week. The team was silent for over two months, but have recently signed a few athletes including:
As the USFL-XFL merger nears its completion, it’ll be interesting to see what ultimately happens in Houston. The city can only have one team between the Roughnecks and the Gamblers. Regardless, the Gamblers have been picking up the pace with signings as of late, which could be a sign of things to come in the new league.
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