Acquired: Signed as a free agent on Jan. 24, 2013.
2014: (Edmonton) In 17 games (15 starts), Steele recorded a career high 32 defensive tackles, one special teams tackle, a career-high six quarterback sacks, two pass knockdowns, one fumble recovery and one interception. In Week 9, Steele was named CFL Canadian Player of the Week after recording six defensive tackles and one sack. In the West Semi-Final against Saskatchewan, he recorded two defensive tackles and one sack. In the West Final against Calgary, he recorded one defensive tackle. Steele was named the Eskimo nominee for the CFL's Most Outstanding Canadian.
2013: In seven games, Steele recorded 15 defensive tackles, one special teams tackle, three sacks and one forced fumble. He also had one kickoff return for 11 yards. Steele made his Eskimo debut in Week 2 against Hamilton, recording three defensive tackles.
2012: (Hamilton) In 13 games, Steele registered four defensive tackles before sustaining a season-ending knee injury on October 5 in Edmonton.
2011: (Hamilton) In 18 games, Steele recorded 28 defensive tackles and one quarterback sack.
2010: (Hamilton) Selected by the Hamilton Tiger-Cards in the third round (22nd overall) of the CFL Canadian Draft. During his rookie year, he spent the majority of the season on the practice roster.
College: Steele played three seasons (2007-09) with the Manitoba Bisons, recording 53.5 tackles and three quarterback sacks in 17 games. He helped the Bisons win a Vanier Cup championship in 2007. In 2009, Steele was named a Canada West All-Star and All-Canadian. Steele also played in the CIS East-West Bowl.
Personal: His father, Leroy, was a linebacker at South Dakota State and was drafted by Hamilton in the seventh round of the 1984 CFL Canadian Draft.