Articles by: Ryan McCabe

Recruiting Analysis: Ottawa search far and wide for talent

Recruiting Analysis: Ottawa search far and wide for talent

April 18, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the 700 commit barrier for another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine for another year to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. To avoid any confusion, we’ll be going in order of whichRead More

Path to the Draft: CFC100 Maleek Irons ready for the show

Path to the Draft: CFC100 Maleek Irons ready for the show

April 17, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

Photo Credit: Yukai Peng/WOUB The CFL Draft in May is quickly approaching, and this is the second year CFC100 ranked prospects are eligible to be selected by professional teams across the country. In the December Edition of the CFL Scouting Bureau’s Top 20 Rankings, 14 of the players were membersRead More

NCAA Canadian Commits Breakdown (2010-2018)

NCAA Canadian Commits Breakdown (2010-2018)

April 15, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

CFC began tracking NCAA Canadian commits back in 2010, and since then we’ve been privileged enough to see 172 prospects sign with Division 1 schools down south. We’ve taken the time to break down all the DI commits to give you a better idea of the rise of Canadian footballRead More

Recruiting Analysis: MTA keeping the best at home

Recruiting Analysis: MTA keeping the best at home

April 11, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the 700 commit barrier for another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine for another year to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. To avoid any confusion, we’ll be going in order of whichRead More

Alberta on the hunt with two offers, including CFC100

Alberta on the hunt with two offers, including CFC100

April 11, 2019 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

The U Sports world never sleeps, and with the ink still drying on the Class of 2019, Alberta are already laying the groundwork for another strong class next season. They offered two more local prospects since the beginning of April, bringing their total to nine on the big board. “…HeRead More

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Path to the Draft: U Sports all-time great CFC100 Kurleigh Gittens Jr.

April 10, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Photo Credit – Kha Vo The CFL Draft in May is quickly approaching, and this is the second year CFC100 ranked prospects are eligible to be selected by professional teams across the country. In the December Edition of the CFL Scouting Bureau’s Top 20 Rankings, 14 of the players were membersRead More

CFC100 DT Lamar Goods announces early SEC commitment

CFC100 DT Lamar Goods announces early SEC commitment

April 9, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

🔵⚪️🔵⚪️ pic.twitter.com/qgVG2jB1n3 — lamar goods (@GoodsLamar) April 8, 2019 Christmas has come early in the Bluegrass State. After receiving 13 offers from across the NCAA, CFC100 Lamar Goods decided to announce his early verbal commitment to the Kentucky Wildcats. CFC100 Lamar Goods Stories NCAA Offers Page CFC100/CFC150 CFC60 Rankings TheRead More

Q&A: CFC100 QB Xavier Tremblay ready for a busy summer

Q&A: CFC100 QB Xavier Tremblay ready for a busy summer

April 6, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Today we talk to CFC100 quarterback Xavier Tremblay, who threw for 2969 yards and 28 touchdowns in 2017 at Curé-Antoine-Labelle. He’s now ready to take his talent to the NCAA camp circuit this summer, and refuses to let the haters get in the way of his dreams. What has yourRead More

Recruiting Analysis: St. FX add two CFC100 game changers

Recruiting Analysis: St. FX add two CFC100 game changers

April 4, 2019 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the 600 commit barrier for another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine for another year to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. To avoid any confusion, we’ll be going in order of whichRead More

Path to the Draft: Manitoba’s finest CFC100 Brady Oliveira

Path to the Draft: Manitoba’s finest CFC100 Brady Oliveira

April 2, 2019 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

The CFL Draft in May is quickly approaching, and this is the second year CFC100 ranked prospects are eligible to be selected by professional teams across the country. In the December Edition of the CFL Scouting Bureau’s Top 20 Rankings, 14 of the players were members of the CFC100 headingRead More

Mind of McCabe: Regina tackling youth development

Mind of McCabe: Regina tackling youth development

April 1, 2019 at 6:30 amby 1 comment

We’re all guilty of living in a bubble sometimes, especially in a massive country like Canada where normal customs and ways of life can vary from province to province. For example, I only learned this past year that most of Western Canada laugh at Ontarians for using bagged milk insteadRead More

Alberta throw out two more offers

Alberta throw out two more offers

March 29, 2019 at 7:45 amby 0 comments

It’s been a wild week with the CFC Prospect Game Tryouts wrapping up, and the Alberta Golden Bears have also been busy looking for future talent. The Golden Bears staff offered a local prospect out of CFC50 Salisbury, and an out-of-province CFC100 who also participated at the CFC Prospect GameRead More

Mind of McCabe: Let’s talk CFL ratio

Mind of McCabe: Let’s talk CFL ratio

March 25, 2019 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

I didn’t think I’d be sitting here talking about the CFL ratio rules when the CBA talks were first announced. Throughout my life there’s always been thinly veiled threats of the Canadian ratio being reduced, but this recent wave of news feels different. To be honest I was ready toRead More

Recruiting Analysis: Carleton hatch six CFC100s in the nest

Recruiting Analysis: Carleton hatch six CFC100s in the nest

March 21, 2019 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the 600 commit barrier for another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine for another year to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. To avoid any confusion, we’ll be going in order of whichRead More

Path to the Draft: St. FX all-time great CFC100 Julien-Grant

Path to the Draft: St. FX all-time great CFC100 Julien-Grant

March 19, 2019 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

The CFL Draft in May is quickly approaching, and this is the second year CFC100 ranked prospects are eligible to be selected by professional teams across the country. In the December Edition of the CFL Scouting Bureau’s Top 20 Rankings, 14 of the players were members of the CFC100 headingRead More

Jackson Bennett (05) of the Ottawa Gee Gees. USports football action Panda Game between the Carleton Ravens and the uOttawa Gee Gees at TD Place Stadium, in Ottawa, ON, Canada, (Photographed by Marc Bourget/www.marcbourget.ca)

Mind of McCabe: Football is about personal connections

March 18, 2019 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

There’s a reason that football is so popular in America besides their massive population. I have always been a die-hard football fan at every level, and one of the biggest draws about the American system when I was growing up were the stories on draft day about who these playersRead More

CFC100 Class 2021 Alford ignites three DI offers

CFC100 Class 2021 Alford ignites three DI offers

March 12, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

The new wave of Canadian talent keeps making headlines, and CFC100 Damien Alford joined the show receiving three NCAA offers this past week, including one from the Big Ten. The Class of 2021 receiver played last season at Dalbe-Viau in Quebec, but recently transferred to play at McArthur High SchoolRead More

CFC100 Geri Theodore snags two more DI offers

CFC100 Geri Theodore snags two more DI offers

March 12, 2019 at 6:55 amby 0 comments

CFC100 Geri Theodore has been busy entertaining NCAA offers from all over America, and now he’s attracted the interest of two Mid-American Conference programs. The Class of 2020 defensive end currently plays at Clearwater Academy (FL), and already has six Power 5 offers on the board. “When you put theRead More

CFC100 Johnson completes the Power 5 circuit

CFC100 Johnson completes the Power 5 circuit

March 11, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

It took 24 offers to complete the circuit, but CFC100 Theo Johnson finally tallied his first Pac-12 offer in the Pacific Northwest. The CFC50 Holy Names product now has one from from the Big 12, four from the ACC, five from the Big Ten and five from the SEC. AlthoughRead More

Alberta look to the future with three CFC100 offers

Alberta look to the future with three CFC100 offers

March 11, 2019 at 6:55 amby 0 comments

Alberta were out offering early during the Class of 2019, and were rewarded for their efforts with five CFC100s signings. Now they’re looking to roll that momentum into another stellar class with three more CFC100 offers on the board, which brings their total to six including CFC100s Cody Neumann, EliRead More

CFC100 Neumann attracts first OUA offer

CFC100 Neumann attracts first OUA offer

March 11, 2019 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

We’ve officially hit no man’s land in the U Sports recruiting world. With about 3/4 of the Class of 2019 already accounted for, programs are beginning to turn their attention to the future class of stars, and CFC100 Cody Neumann is off to a hot start earning his second offerRead More