Articles by: CFC Scout

No quarter asked, none given: Colts QBs gird for wide-open training camp battle

No quarter asked, none given: Colts QBs gird for wide-open training camp battle

July 25, 2010 at 7:43 amby 0 comments

Second and long? Not a quarterback’s optimal scenario. But second and Long? That’s what this young signal caller is hoping for. That’s Long, as in Jeremy Long (2nd year, Calgary, Notre Dame High School), who’s preparing himself for a wide-open, three-way battle this summer for the Calgary Colts’ starting quarterbackRead More

Winnipeg bombs Eskimos

Winnipeg bombs Eskimos

July 25, 2010 at 6:57 amby 0 comments

WINNIPEG 47 EDMONTON 21 July 24, 2010 Written by: Sean Angus Backup quarterback Steven Jyles proved his disbelievers wrong Saturday as he led the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to a 47-21 win over the Edmonton Eskimos at Canad Inns Stadium. Read More: [URL]http://www.bluebombers.com/article/winnipeg-47-edmonton-21 The Bombers’ quarterback situation was the big storyRead More

Canadian Football League comes calling for Joey Elliott

Canadian Football League comes calling for Joey Elliott

July 24, 2010 at 2:13 pmby 0 comments

Joey Elliott has been spending the summer living out of a suitcase, racking up frequent-flyer miles and waiting for his cell phone to provide another job offer. Read More: [url]http://www.courierpress.com/news/2010/jul/22/canada-comes-calling-for-joey/ The call he’d been waiting for finally came on Sunday from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League.Read More

British Columbia Football Conference (junior) preview 2010

British Columbia Football Conference (junior) preview 2010

July 24, 2010 at 9:40 amby 0 comments

The BCFC is gearing up for its 63rd season and has all the indications that it should be a very balanced campaign. 2010 Season Preview by Ryan Watters In 2009 the BCFC used home field advantage to help them win the national championship as the Vancouver Island Raiders won theirRead More

SMEYSTERS GIVES HUSKERS A SECOND CHANCE

SMEYSTERS GIVES HUSKERS A SECOND CHANCE

July 24, 2010 at 9:36 amby 0 comments

Pre-season being what it is, game results should always be taken with a grain of salt. We probably shouldn’t read too much into Chilliwack’s performance last weekend against the South Surrey Rams. Read More: http://www.bclocalnews.com/sports/99044119.html But here are a couple things we may have learned watching the Rams dismantle theRead More

CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS

CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS

July 24, 2010 at 9:30 amby 0 comments

Football Canada is proud to once again host the 5th IFAF Flag Football World Championships (FFWC). This year the tournament will be held in Ottawa, August 11 – 15. The International Federation of American Football’s (IFAF) Flag Football World Championship has been held since 2002. It is the showpiece biannualRead More

Maritime Football League 2010 all-stars announced

Maritime Football League 2010 all-stars announced

July 24, 2010 at 9:19 amby 0 comments

Maritime Football League completed their regular season last weekend and this week announced their all star team. The MFL is a senior men’s tackle league that consists of 6 teams from all 3 maritime provinces. Go to bottom of page to scroll page sideways. 2010 Eastern Football Conference All StarsRead More

Arjen Colquhoun Peaks College Interest

Arjen Colquhoun Peaks College Interest

July 23, 2010 at 10:43 amby 0 comments

Rising senior safety Arjen Colquhoun from W.F. Herman Secondary School in Windsor, Ontario is attracting more interest from college football programs with every day that passes. Colquhoun talked to Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi Tuesday night to set up an unofficial visit. Colquhoun, along with his mom, Dolly Garbutt,Read More

Six-Team European Championship Kicks Off In Germany

Six-Team European Championship Kicks Off In Germany

July 23, 2010 at 10:35 amby 0 comments

Host Germany welcomes Austria, Finland, France, Great Britain and Sweden; Tournament will determine European entries for 2011 IFAF World Championship Thursday, July 22 – PARIS, FRANCE – The top six senior national American football teams in Europe will compete in the region of Hessen, Germany, from July 24-31 for theRead More

Canadian coaches help in France

Canadian coaches help in France

July 23, 2010 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

International School of American Football From July 3rd to July 8th 2010, the first leg of the ISAF/EIFA took place in Villepinte, France. The team hosting the event, the Diables Rouge of Villepinte and its president Franck Lacuisse, just accessed the national 3rd division. There were players coming from manyRead More

Report: Collinson moves from Stingers to Laval

Report: Collinson moves from Stingers to Laval

July 22, 2010 at 11:19 amby 0 comments

Report has former Concordia Stinger player and coach (former Montreal Allouettes) Brad Collinson accepts coaching position with Laval Rouge et Or. Brad was an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for the Concordia Stingers, and as one coach characterized, this move will change the dynamic in the Quebec football conference. BradRead More

Scores – Jul 23 – 24 (OVFL / OFC / OMFL)

Scores – Jul 23 – 24 (OVFL / OFC / OMFL)

July 22, 2010 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

VARSITY Cambridge Lions 0 @ Sault Ste. Marie Sabercats 20 (FORFEIT) Kingston Grenadiers 20 @ Oshawa Hawkeyes 0 (FORFEIT) Brampton Bulldogs 0 @ Etobicoke Eagles 20 (FORFEIT) Ottawa Myers Riders 42 @ Cornwall Wildcats 14 Guelph Bears 36 @ Brantford Bisons 0 Toronto Thunder 27 @ Cumberland Panthers 25 MississaugaRead More

Queen’s football announces 2010 Hall of Fame inductees

Queen’s football announces 2010 Hall of Fame inductees

July 22, 2010 at 6:21 amby 0 comments

KINGSTON, Ont. (July 16, 2010) – Queen’s football head coach Pat Sheahan, along with the Queen’s Football Club, are pleased to announce the 2010 Hall of Fame induction class. This year’s class includes three teams (1956, 1964 and 1968), two builders (Bob Howes and Bob Mullen) and five players (BillRead More

Two Stampeder Teams Undefeated and First Place – Varsity Upset by KW

Two Stampeder Teams Undefeated and First Place – Varsity Upset by KW

July 21, 2010 at 12:48 pmby 0 comments

First loss of the season for Varsity Stampeders The Burlington Varsity football Stampeders with a record of 6-0 met the undefeated Twin Cities Predators (5-0-1) on Sunday, and lost a thrilling 30-28 contest, in the final moments. Burlington tied or led for the entire game until 23 seconds remained onRead More

Two Stampeder Teams Undefeated and First Place – Varsity Upset by KW

Two Stampeder Teams Undefeated and First Place – Varsity Upset by KW

July 21, 2010 at 3:17 amby 0 comments

First loss of the season for Varsity Stampeders

Junion Ironmen Storm the Newmarket Storm

Junion Ironmen Storm the Newmarket Storm

July 20, 2010 at 1:45 pmby 0 comments

The Junior Varsity Hamilton Ironmen travelled to Newmarket this past Saturday to take on the Newmarket Storm. The game was filled with big hits from the Ironmen defense and great plays from the offense. From start to finish Hamilton controlled the pace of the game as the defense shutdown theRead More

Cambridge Lions Upcoming Home Games

Cambridge Lions Upcoming Home Games

July 20, 2010 at 12:58 pmby 0 comments

Ontario Minor Football League playoff action begins this weekend with both Cambridge Lions OMFL teams playing home games. The Bantam Lions finished fourth and will play the fifth place Orangeville Outlaws at Debt Freedom Field at Jacob Hespeler School. The Peewee Lions finished the season in first place with anRead More

Varsity Ironmen take on Sault Ste. Marie

Varsity Ironmen take on Sault Ste. Marie

July 20, 2010 at 12:39 pmby 0 comments

On the weekend the Varsity Ironmen made the long trek to Sault Ste. Marie to take on the Sabrecats in a highly anticipated contest. As with all of the Ironmen games this year, the defence was huge.In a tough, physical game, the Ironmen defence thwarted the efforts of the highRead More

Former CFL player and CJFL Coach is being inducted into the BC Lions Wall of Fame

Former CFL player and CJFL Coach is being inducted into the BC Lions Wall of Fame

July 20, 2010 at 7:41 amby 0 comments

Tyrone Crews a former B.C. Lions linebacker and former head coach of the BCFC Vancouver Trojans is being honoured prior to the Lions game against the Montreal Alouettes on July 16. with his induction into the B.C. Lions Wall of Fame. Tyrone played 84 games with the Lions from 1981Read More

Peewee Lions undefeated regular season

Peewee Lions undefeated regular season

July 20, 2010 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Cambridge peewee Lions finished their regular season undefeated at 8-0, with a 26-21 win over the Ajax/Pickering Dolphins. The Lions went down a touchdown early, but Danyel Sipes got it back with two big runs and a touchdown. Sipes had four touchdowns on the day, as well as a bigRead More

Former OU standout Granville Liggins loves Canada, still a Sooner at heart

Former OU standout Granville Liggins loves Canada, still a Sooner at heart

July 20, 2010 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Former OU standout Granville Liggins loves Canada, still a Sooner at heart Granville Liggins sat in the lobby of OU’s Washington House dorm in spring 1968. A scout for the Calgary Stampeders was trying to talk Liggins into playing in the Canadian Football League. University of Oklahoma football player GranvilleRead More

Football Canada Cup shows growth in local game of Annapolis Valley

Football Canada Cup shows growth in local game of Annapolis Valley

July 19, 2010 at 6:04 pmby 0 comments

It hasn’t really been that long since football here in the Valley, at any level, was just a dream. The Football Canada Cup, being held this week in Wolfville, is notable for two reasons. First is the presence of 10 high school-aged players from here in Kings County on theRead More

Sturgeon Bantams Move to 6-1

Sturgeon Bantams Move to 6-1

July 19, 2010 at 12:18 pmby 0 comments

The Sarnia Sturgeon Bantams continued their inexorable march to the playoffs with a convincing 67-6 victory over the Toronto Junior Argos at Norm Perry Park Sunday afternoon. Toronto received the opening kick-off and were unable to move the ball on their first series of downs. On the Sturgeon third playRead More