Articles by: CFC Scout

History – Football Timelines – 1970s

History – Football Timelines – 1970s

January 1, 2010 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

1979 Edmonton Eskimos set single season attendance record of 340,239 for Western Conference. Ottawa Sooners win CJFL and Acadia Axemen win the Vanier Cup.

History – Football Timelines – 1980s

History – Football Timelines – 1980s

January 1, 2010 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

1989

History – Football Timelines – 1990s

History – Football Timelines – 1990s

January 1, 2010 at 5:33 amby 0 comments

1999

History – Football Timelines – 2000s

History – Football Timelines – 2000s

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2009

Revenge is sweet for Fightin’ Irish

January 1, 2010 at 1:20 amby 0 comments

Who says kickers in football aren’t tough? Eric Kempi ignored the pain from his badly sprained ankle to help Burlington’s Notre Dame Fightin’ Irish defeat Lakeshore Catholic Gators of Port Colborne 33-10 in the Golden Horseshoe Bowl final at Rogers Centre yesterday. That high school contest was a rematch ofRead More

2009 NDA football preview

January 1, 2010 at 1:18 amby 0 comments

The Chippewa Raiders are out and the Timmins High Blues are in. The Nipissing District Association football season opens today when the defending senior champion Widdifield Wildcats host the Franco-Cite Patriotes at 4 p.m. Missing from this season’s schedule, however, at both the junior and senior levels, are the ChippewaRead More

At 3-0, football Griffins are officially for real

At 3-0, football Griffins are officially for real

January 1, 2010 at 1:08 amby 0 comments

Article online since September 24th 2009, 8:35 At 3-0, football Griffins are officially for real Normally, you can’t judge a team – or a season – on the basis of one game. On the other hand, three games – all of them wins – is probably a pretty good indicationRead More

History – Timeline by Frank Cosentino

History – Timeline by Frank Cosentino

November 5, 2009 at 1:20 pmby 0 comments

For many years, the term football described the practice of kicking an object, usually a round ball, and directing it into a designated goal area. It was not until 1823, a traditional myth says, that William Webb Ellis, a student at the British public school of Rugby, picked up theRead More

History – Canadian University Football

History – Canadian University Football

November 5, 2009 at 1:16 pmby 0 comments

By Robert Watkins

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#11 – FINAL): Laval tops final rankings of 2009

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#11 – FINAL): Laval tops final rankings of 2009

November 3, 2009 at 4:55 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – The reigning Vanier Cup champion Laval Rouge et Or top the final UFRC – CIS football rankings of the 2009 season.

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#10): Laval remains No. 1, Calgary up to No. 2

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#10): Laval remains No. 1, Calgary up to No. 2

October 27, 2009 at 4:54 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – The reigning Vanier Cup champion Laval Rouge et Or top the UFRC – CIS football rankings for the second straight week, for the eighth time in 10 polls this season, and for the 46th time in 49 polls dating back to the start of the 2005 campaign.

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#9): Laval returns to No. 1

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#9): Laval returns to No. 1

October 20, 2009 at 4:52 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – The reigning Vanier Cup champion Laval Rouge et Or are back to a familiar place as they return to the top of the UFRC – CIS football rankings after spending two weeks at No. 2.

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#8): No. 5-Western to face No. 4-Queen’s for OUA lead

UFRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#8): No. 5-Western to face No. 4-Queen’s for OUA lead

October 13, 2009 at 4:51 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – While Quebec powerhouses Montreal and Laval hold the top two spots in the UFRC – CIS football rankings for the second straight week, all eyes will be on Ontario this weekend as first place in the OUA standings will be on the line when No. 5-Western facesRead More

CIS Top 10 (#7): Montreal moves up to No. 1

CIS Top 10 (#7): Montreal moves up to No. 1

October 6, 2009 at 4:51 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – Two days after scoring a gigantic 28-7 win over reigning Vanier Cup champion Laval, the Montreal Carabins are rewarded with the No. 1 ranking in the UFRC – CIS football Top 10.

UFRC – CIS Top 10 (#5): No. 1 Laval extends winning streak to 15

UFRC – CIS Top 10 (#5): No. 1 Laval extends winning streak to 15

September 22, 2009 at 4:49 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – For the fifth time in as many weeks, the reigning Vanier Cup champion Laval Rouge et Or were a unanimous No. 1 selection in the UFRC – CIS football poll.

FRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#3): Laval unanimous choice at No. 1

FRC – CIS Football Top 10 (#3): Laval unanimous choice at No. 1

September 14, 2009 at 4:59 pmby 0 comments

Photo credit Charles Eric Lamarche OTTAWA (CIS) – The Laval Rouge et Or top the Football Reporters of Canada – CIS rankings for the second straight week, this time in unanimous fashion after receiving all 40 first-place votes in the national poll. 

UFRC – CIS Top 10 (#3): No. 1-Laval rolls over Concordia in opener

UFRC – CIS Top 10 (#3): No. 1-Laval rolls over Concordia in opener

September 8, 2009 at 4:48 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – For the third time in as many weeks, the defending Vanier Cup champion Laval Rouge et Or were a unanimous No. 1 selection in the UFRC – CIS football poll.

UFRC – CIS Top 10 (#2): Laval still No. 1, opens season on Sunday

September 1, 2009 at 4:46 pmby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – For the second consecutive week, the reigning Vanier Cup champion Laval Rouge et Or were a unanimous No. 1 selection in the UFRC – CIS football poll.

HISTORY – GREY CUP

HISTORY – GREY CUP

January 1, 2009 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Earl Grey’s legacy It seems apt that the enduring icon of the CFL and Canadian football would be called the Grey Cup – not a name that would fit the flashier league to the south.

History – CFL in the United States

History – CFL in the United States

January 1, 2009 at 5:43 amby 0 comments

When the World League of American Football (WLAF) announced in 1992 that it was suspending operations, the Canadian Football League set it sites southward to the United States, hoping to expand its fan-base and popularity. Two of the World League’s owners, Fred Anderson of the Sacramento Surge and Larry J.Read More

HISTORY – CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME

HISTORY – CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME

January 1, 2009 at 5:41 amby 0 comments

The Canadian Football Hall of Fame was awarded to Hamilton in February 1962 after a successful presentation by Mayor Lloyd D. Jackson. The Parks Board made available a large, old residence near the stadium where the soon to be gathered football treasures could be temporarily housed. Ivan Miller, retired sportsRead More

History – NFL teams competing on Canadian soil

History – NFL teams competing on Canadian soil

January 1, 2009 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

The following is a table commemorating the NFL’s history of Canadian competition.

DEWALT DW734 Consumer Evaluation – Excellent Benchtop Planer

DEWALT DW734 Consumer Evaluation – Excellent Benchtop Planer

February 14, 2000 at 12:27 amby 0 comments

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