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After a gut wrenching loss in the Grey Cup, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers have locked up one of their all-stars. 

Willie Jefferson has signed a one-year extension, he was set to become a free agent in February. 

Jefferson was the Bombers' most outstanding defensive player this past season and he was also named a West Division All-Star.

He led the team with seven quarterback sacks while adding 33 tackles, one interception for a touchdown, two forced fumbles, and 10 pass knockdowns.

He also became the first player in CFL history to record 50 sacks and 50 pass knockdowns.