Articles by: Ryan McCabe

How David Sidoo helped set an example at UBC

How David Sidoo helped set an example at UBC

February 21, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

The U Sports landscape has been shifting beneath our feet at a rapid pace recently – just check the name if you need any proof – and one of the more intriguing storylines has been the rise of UBC from a perennial basement dweller into Vanier Cup Champions in theRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (RSEQ): Laval refresh with new class of stars

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (RSEQ): Laval refresh with new class of stars

February 21, 2018 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Overview You can’t win them all, but at Laval anything but a Vanier Cup can be considered a failure – and that’s why they’ve become the model for success in our country. The recent surge from their rivals in Montreal has made things a lot more interesting at the topRead More

the GRIND: CFC100s take on ambassador role

the GRIND: CFC100s take on ambassador role

February 19, 2018 at 6:25 amby 1 comment

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

FPC18 Varsity Update: CFC50 Mt. Douglas well represented

FPC18 Varsity Update: CFC50 Mt. Douglas well represented

February 15, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the 2018 edition of the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC), we’ll be taking some time to fill you in on the talent looking to make a name for themselves in front of the scouts at this year’s event. The talent pool stretches from Ontario to British Columbia,Read More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (CanWest): Dinos putting on a clinic with ten CFC100s

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (CanWest): Dinos putting on a clinic with ten CFC100s

February 14, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview Strap yourself in, because we’ve got a lot to cover with the Calgary Dinos going on a binge over the last couple weeks bringing their CFC100 total up to 10 – the most out of any U Sports team. The Dinos are still the powerhouse out in CanWest despiteRead More

the GRIND: Annen heads to Middlebury; Dinos rack up multiple CFC100s

the GRIND: Annen heads to Middlebury; Dinos rack up multiple CFC100s

February 12, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

Mind of McCabe: 40 yard dash origins & why we care?

Mind of McCabe: 40 yard dash origins & why we care?

February 11, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

The sacred 40 yard dash. Some people relish the chaotic sprint, others head to the back of the line. There’s no other measurable in sports that has the ability to define a player more than the 40 yard dash, and at this point it’s such an accepted practice not manyRead More

The GRIND: Busy U Sports week, NCAA Signing Day

The GRIND: Busy U Sports week, NCAA Signing Day

February 8, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (OUA): Varsity Blues begin new regime in the trenches

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (OUA): Varsity Blues begin new regime in the trenches

February 8, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Overview After another disappointing 1-7 campaign in 2017, it was time for a change once again at U of T, and now it’s time for the long travelled Greg Marshall to take ahold of the program and see if he can get the ship turned around in the right direction.

FPC18 Varsity Update: QB Heighway runs a sub five forty, OL Lock hoping to attract national attention

FPC18 Varsity Update: QB Heighway runs a sub five forty, OL Lock hoping to attract national attention

February 6, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the 2018 edition of the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC), we’ll be taking some time to fill you in on the talent looking to make a name for themselves in front of the scouts at this year’s event. The talent pool stretches from Ontario to British Columbia,Read More

FPC18 Varsity Update: Blasi, Johnson and McKoy could be the key to Central’s success

FPC18 Varsity Update: Blasi, Johnson and McKoy could be the key to Central’s success

February 1, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

  Leading up to the 2018 edition of the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC), we’ll be taking some time to fill you in on the talent looking to make a name for themselves in front of the scouts at this year’s event. The talent pool stretches from Ontario to BritishRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (CanWest): Alberta restock their potent rushing attack

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (CanWest): Alberta restock their potent rushing attack

January 31, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview It’s always fun when there’s a lot of optimism surrounding a program, and out West right now it’s the Alberta Golden Bears who’re looking to take the next step forward after snapping a six year playoff drought last season. They’ve lost their star tailback Ed Ilnicki to the CFL,Read More

the GRIND: Future CFC100s making lots of noise down south

the GRIND: Future CFC100s making lots of noise down south

January 29, 2018 at 10:47 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

FPC18 Varsity Update: Lucus, Savage attracting attention on West Coast

FPC18 Varsity Update: Lucus, Savage attracting attention on West Coast

January 26, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the 2018 edition of the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC), we’ll be taking some time to fill you in on the talent looking to make a name for themselves in front of the scouts at this year’s event. The talent pool stretches from Ontario to British Columbia,Read More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (OUA): Western reloading for a repeat

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (OUA): Western reloading for a repeat

January 24, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview There’s been a lot of talk about the greatest Vanier Cup team of all-time, but the coaching staff at Western has no time to worry about their legacy’s with every program gunning to replicate the same type of dominance they displayed in 2017 – and that all starts withRead More

the GRIND: Western perfect fit for West Coast recruit; CFC100 flirts with another California program

the GRIND: Western perfect fit for West Coast recruit; CFC100 flirts with another California program

January 22, 2018 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

Mind of McCabe: Dear coaches…stats? Rosters?

Mind of McCabe: Dear coaches…stats? Rosters?

January 21, 2018 at 6:10 amby 1 comment

Do you want to know who led British Columbia in passing yards last year? No worries I got it. Want to know who led Quebec in rushing yards? I’m all over it. How about who had the most interceptions in Manitoba? Give me a second to look it up.  NowRead More

Q&A with CFC50 Salisbury Sabres Jake Taylor

Q&A with CFC50 Salisbury Sabres Jake Taylor

January 21, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Defensive back Jake Taylor will be entering his senior season with the CFC50 Salisbury Sabres in 2018, and even though he reached new heights last year, he’s still striving to take his game to the next level with U Sports and NCAA programs already knocking on the door. We tookRead More

FPC Varsity Update 2018: Prospects keeping busy in BC; Ling ready for every opportunity in ON

FPC Varsity Update 2018: Prospects keeping busy in BC; Ling ready for every opportunity in ON

January 20, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the 2018 edition of the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC), we’ll be taking some time to fill you in on the talent looking to make a name for themselves in front of the scouts at this year’s event. The talent pool stretches from Ontario to British Columbia,Read More

Recruiting Analysis 2018 (RSEQ): Montreal jumps out to early lead, CFC60s galore

Recruiting Analysis 2018 (RSEQ): Montreal jumps out to early lead, CFC60s galore

January 18, 2018 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

It’s still early in the recruiting process with plenty of big names left on the board, but Montreal has gotten a huge head start on most of their RSEQ opponents by snatching up seven CFC60 prospects before we’ve even hit February.

the GRIND: Canadian in Polynesian All-American Bowl, 545 lb deadlift, and more

the GRIND: Canadian in Polynesian All-American Bowl, 545 lb deadlift, and more

January 15, 2018 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

CFC100 Ethan Martin (left) and Matt Adams (right) celebrate a championship victory. Courtesy of Matt Adams.

the GRIND: Prospect holiday headlines

January 9, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

 
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