Articles by: Ben Browne

DYK: Humboldt tragedy stretches beyond hockey, plus…

DYK: Humboldt tragedy stretches beyond hockey, plus…

April 13, 2018 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition A Humboldt bus crash victim impacted football community McMaster awards high school coaching award New association joins Alberta football landscape ThreeRead More

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (RANDALL): “Football is just a vehicle through which we’re coaching life”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (RANDALL): “Football is just a vehicle through which we’re coaching life”

April 7, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Coaches play a big role in the development of their players, not just on the field, but off the field. There are thousands of community/high school coaches that sacrifice countless hours of their own time to make sure that amateur football is an opportunity presented to young people all acrossRead More

DYK: Former CFC100 awaits draft day, plus….

DYK: Former CFC100 awaits draft day, plus….

April 6, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Former CFC100 ranked #1 by CFL Scouting Bureau Midland teammates soon to become opponents Prairie Football League launches as first co-edRead More

DYK: CFC100 puts ‘winnings’ to good use, opportunity for the Canadian QB? plus…..

DYK: CFC100 puts ‘winnings’ to good use, opportunity for the Canadian QB? plus…..

March 31, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: The coach who paved the way for three CFL stars Canadian QB’s inspired by Bridge and Buckley Alberta high school powerhouseRead More

DYK: U Sport camps banned down south? CFC100 gets his pro day, plus…..

DYK: U Sport camps banned down south? CFC100 gets his pro day, plus…..

March 24, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition The story of one CFHOF inductee Canadian encouraging female involvement in football U.S. U Sports camps could soon be no moreRead More

DYK: Recruiting service nightmare, CFC100 Sidhu champion on the mat, plus…

DYK: Recruiting service nightmare, CFC100 Sidhu champion on the mat, plus…

March 16, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels In this week’s edition: Warning from Montreal player, recruiting service nightmare NFL rookie giving back to Ottawa Sidhu just keeps on winning E-book on CanadianRead More

DYK: Lone Canadian at NFL combine, AFL receiver attends Montreal combine, & expansion

DYK: Lone Canadian at NFL combine, AFL receiver attends Montreal combine, & expansion

March 9, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

In this week’s edition: AFL receiver attends combine Long journey leads to NFL combine for this Canadian linebacker OFC announces full expansion list Huronia Stallions dish out 2017 hardware

CFC100 DE Bagnah, “Man you need to play football”

CFC100 DE Bagnah, “Man you need to play football”

March 3, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Some people are just born to do certain things. And although Isaiah Bagnah didn’t know it until he was 11, he was born to play football. Now in his seventh year playing the game, it was his friends and even his parents who saw his gift of height as anRead More

DYK: Dino raising awareness; Long path home for Bison; plus…

DYK: Dino raising awareness; Long path home for Bison; plus…

March 3, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Forming the championship pedigree Manitoban returns home Legendary Argos coach passes Calgary Dino does lift-a-thon for mental health To read moreRead More

Bucs relocate to Red Deer, Western wins again, plus…

Bucs relocate to Red Deer, Western wins again, plus…

February 23, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Alberta Buccaneers team relocating to Red Dear Reid inspired by character of Athletic charter Western team wins title To read moreRead More

DYK: Football North playing who? Team rallies around teammate

DYK: Football North playing who? Team rallies around teammate

February 16, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly installment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Clarkson Football North announces 2018 schedule Barrie school gives blood Midland player injured in fire returns to school To read moreRead More

CFC100 QB Wayken loves being “that guy”

CFC100 QB Wayken loves being “that guy”

February 13, 2018 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

It took a little bit of convincing, but Kasten Wayken is glad he chose to give football a shot. He is viewed now as one of the top Grade 11 prospects in the country, and is making a bid to crack the CFC100 list for 2019. He said, “I thinkRead More

DYK: Huron Heights schedule announcement, NCAA calls, and…

DYK: Huron Heights schedule announcement, NCAA calls, and…

February 9, 2018 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Huron Heights Warriors make a big announcement NCAA Signing Day sees CFC100/CFC60 top prospects sign Axemen raise money for Alzheimer’s ToRead More

DID YOU KNOW: Football North adds team, former OUA star heads to Olympics, and more….

DID YOU KNOW: Football North adds team, former OUA star heads to Olympics, and more….

February 2, 2018 at 6:36 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition Football North adds team Former Marauder heading to 3rd Olympics Ex-Laurier linebacker making an impact on community Westshore Rebels GM stepsRead More

DID YOU KNOW: Football legend passes, OFC to expand in 2018

DID YOU KNOW: Football legend passes, OFC to expand in 2018

January 28, 2018 at 6:01 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Former Gaels assistant, Acadia head coach passes away Scarborough Thunder reeling after sudden passing of Vice President OFC to expand toRead More

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (FORD): “I’m a firm believer in teaching football, not just …”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (FORD): “I’m a firm believer in teaching football, not just …”

January 25, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

After three seasons without a victory, the Simon Fraser Clan decided they needed a fresh face to lead their program. They hope that face is Thomas Ford, whose hiring was announced last week in a press release put out by the University. To read more of our ‘COACHES SPOTLIGHT’ series, CLICKRead More

DID YOU KNOW: CFC100 off to Collegiate Bowl; Spares and football, and more

DID YOU KNOW: CFC100 off to Collegiate Bowl; Spares and football, and more

January 20, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’ edition: Former CFC100 headed to Collegiate Bowl New West quarterback wins battle over academic workload MLSE officialize acquisition of Toronto Argos CalgaryRead More

DID YOU KNOW: Race in the game, remembering Alberta’s ‘Coach O’, plus…

DID YOU KNOW: Race in the game, remembering Alberta’s ‘Coach O’, plus…

January 12, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. It’s been awhile since the last edition of “DID YOU KNOW,” so this week we decided to catch you up on some pre-holiday stories thatRead More

DID YOU KNOW: Remembering Jordan, Manitoba football community hit with tragedy

DID YOU KNOW: Remembering Jordan, Manitoba football community hit with tragedy

December 19, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Friends and family remember Jordan Thomas Thunder Bay football helping to conquer breast cancer Dalhousie defensive lineman making his mark onRead More

CFC100 ATH Annan calls football “a wonderful gift”

CFC100 ATH Annan calls football “a wonderful gift”

December 13, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

It isn’t difficult to tell that CFC100 Denzel Annan lives, eats, sleeps and breathes the game of football. Just some of his descriptors of the game he adores? “Everything,” “a wonderful gift,” “the best game ever invented.”     The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) is a series of eliteRead More

CFC100 OL Brown drawn in by “intensity” of football in Saskatchewan

CFC100 OL Brown drawn in by “intensity” of football in Saskatchewan

December 11, 2017 at 6:25 amby 1 comment

Rodeem Brown hasn’t exactly taken the conventional path to stardom; that is, having played for as long as you can walk and improving every day from your days as a tyke to now being on the list of the top 100 players in the country and, with it, being eyedRead More

DID YOU KNOW: All good things must come to an end

DID YOU KNOW: All good things must come to an end

December 10, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition CFL’s Senior VP, former official, retires Marauders’ linebackers coach hangs up the clipboard Nipissing Wild cease operations effective immediately To readRead More

 
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