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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.

 
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