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Recruiting Analysis: McGill diversify with CFC60 and CFC100 commits

Recruiting Analysis: McGill diversify with CFC60 and CFC100 commits

July 31, 2019 at 7:30 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the midway point 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 which programRead More

Recruiting Tip: Athletic scholarships? What is a confirmed recruit?

Recruiting Tip: Athletic scholarships? What is a confirmed recruit?

July 31, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

For all your recruiting and player news, we’ve got you covered with the most in-depth analysis and insider information you’ll find in Canada. As a CFC INSIDER member, you will have access to: Exclusive Rankings including CFC100/CFC60, CFC27 Exclusive Recruiting interviews and analysis NCAA & U Sports offers Member-only messageRead More

OL Daniel Constantineau has got a lineman mentality

OL Daniel Constantineau has got a lineman mentality

July 31, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

You can always tell a lineman even before you look at them and all you have heard is what has come out of their mouth. There is no “me” in their speech at all. They are the truest form of ‘team’ there is. Offensive guard/center Daniel Constantineau of the GrandeRead More

CFC100 OL Reese IV earns first NCAA offer

CFC100 OL Reese IV earns first NCAA offer

July 30, 2019 at 8:00 amby 0 comments

It’s a milestone day for CFC100 Albert Reese IV out of CFC50 Harry Ainlay, who informed canadafootballchat.com that he received his first NCAA offer on Monday. The 6’7″ offensive lineman recently participated at the CFC Prospect Game on TSN, where he impressed the scouts earning Team Burris Lineman MVP. “ItRead More

2019 Team Preview (ON): CFC50 Westmount Wildcats look to repeat as City Champs

2019 Team Preview (ON): CFC50 Westmount Wildcats look to repeat as City Champs

July 30, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

In a few tight matches last season, the CFC50 Westmount Wildcats claimed the Hamilton Public City Championship with by a heartbeat of 24-23 over Westdale. They carried on in the OFSAA playdowns where they eventually lost in the SOSSA finals to St. Paul’s, 23-36. A fairly newcomer to the CFC50Read More

Recruiting tip: How should I respond to members of the media or other third parties interested in me?

Recruiting tip: How should I respond to members of the media or other third parties interested in me?

July 30, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

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LB Andrew Grant has got it dialed in

LB Andrew Grant has got it dialed in

July 30, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Stumbling on to something by accident doesn’t always work out the way we want, but for linebacker Andrew Grant, getting into football via a community advertisement was enough to intrigue and pull him in. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC Insider Member to see this content.Read More

Recruiting Analysis: Sherbrooke add CFC60 from France, and two local RECs

Recruiting Analysis: Sherbrooke add CFC60 from France, and two local RECs

July 29, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

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CFC60 DB Labrosse announces quick ACC commitment

CFC60 DB Labrosse announces quick ACC commitment

July 29, 2019 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

The NCAA pipeline continues to flood with CFC60 Benjamin Labrosse out of Vanier College announcing his commitment to the Syracuse Orange. CFC60 Benjamin Labrosse Stories NCAA Offers Page NCAA Commitments  CFC100/CFC150 CFC60 Rankings After mostly silence on the trail from Labrosse, the quick commit comes as a bit of aRead More

UTTLEY: How to effectively game plan as a Special Teams Coordinator

UTTLEY: How to effectively game plan as a Special Teams Coordinator

July 29, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

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Recruiting Tip: How can I grow my relationship with a future college coach?

Recruiting Tip: How can I grow my relationship with a future college coach?

July 29, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

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LB Thomas doesn’t forget his past

LB Thomas doesn’t forget his past

July 29, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Oshan Thomas was originally on a rugby team. The young linebacker would eventually choose football over rugby to be his sport of choice. “I liked hitting people and I played rugby for a few years then in grade 6 I was too heavy to play school rugby and I wasn’tRead More

OBIT: Football community mourns the loss of Triston Reece

OBIT: Football community mourns the loss of Triston Reece

July 28, 2019 at 9:00 amby 0 comments

As reported by CBC News, former Citadel Phoenix football player Triston Reece was the victim of a fatal shooting in the west-end of Halifax on Friday night. The 19 year old Halifax native was a well-known member of Citadel’s championship program being named to the CFC Maritimes All-Star Team inRead More

Ajou Ajou #1

CFC100 REC Ajou announces Power 5 commitment

July 28, 2019 at 8:00 amby 0 comments

Mark another Canadian prospect off the big board with CFC100 Ajou Ajou announcing his commitment to the Clemson Tigers. CFC100 Ajou Ajou Stories NCAA Offers Page CFC100/CFC150 CFC60 Rankings The 6’4″, 220lbs receiver originally hails from Brooks, Alberta, but moved to Edmonton to play at CFC50 Harry Ainlay where heRead More

2019 Team Preview (BC): Robert Bateman Timberwolves have got speed, physicality, and focus

2019 Team Preview (BC): Robert Bateman Timberwolves have got speed, physicality, and focus

July 28, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

There’s nothing like drawing on the athletic talent pool within your own school to add to your roster. That’s just what the Robert Bateman Timberwolves did this offseason as they were successful in recruiting their own hallways. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC Insider Member toRead More

A Jack of all trades, Gilmour can play wherever needed on offensive line

A Jack of all trades, Gilmour can play wherever needed on offensive line

July 28, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Change is one of the more constant themes in life and in football. No player knows more about change than Ty Gilmour, an offensive lineman for the Junior Varsity Hamilton Tiger Cats. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC Insider Member to see this content. Please loginRead More

UTTLEY: How to effectively game plan as a Defensive Coordinator

UTTLEY: How to effectively game plan as a Defensive Coordinator

July 27, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

As a defensive coach, I feel it’s important to do the following things when preparing my football team defensively for an upcoming opponent. Here are a few things to look at when game planning as a defensive coordinator. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC Insider MemberRead More

One of the oldest known photos of the Hamilton Tigers, photo is cited as 1886

Mind of McCabe: Reflecting on 150 Key Historical Dates in Canadian Football History

July 27, 2019 at 6:30 amby 3 comments

Pre-Confederation 1861-1866 1861 – Our journey begins with the first ever known game of rugby football between a group of U of T students at University College, which took place on November 9th, 1861. That means that football predates Canadian Confederation by six years, and by some accounts the rootsRead More

Xander Wetsch leads Crusaders through the trenches

Xander Wetsch leads Crusaders through the trenches

July 27, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Xander Wetsch knows what it is like to play on both sides of the football. He plays both defensive tackle and offensive tackle, spending all of his time in the trenches of the gridiron. Wetsch enjoys the demands of playing in the trenches as it allows him to be extremelyRead More

2019 Team Preview (BC): CFC50 Lord Tweedsmuir Panthers are full of potential

2019 Team Preview (BC): CFC50 Lord Tweedsmuir Panthers are full of potential

July 26, 2019 at 8:15 amby 0 comments

The CFC50 Lord Tweedsmuir Panthers in Surrey, British Columbia will have their work cut out for them this upcoming season. However, they are full of “potential” and should be a tough contender come AAA Subway Bowl time in December. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC InsiderRead More

Prospect Watch: 3 Class of 2020 CFC100s who could rise

Prospect Watch: 3 Class of 2020 CFC100s who could rise

July 26, 2019 at 8:00 amby 0 comments

Like everybody else across the country, I’m a spectator when the new CFC100 rankings are published, which means I don’t always agree with the scouts just like you. After going over the new list a couple times, I’ve come up with a list of three prospects with potential to riseRead More

Prospect Watch: 3 CFC100 Class 2020 QBs left on the board

Prospect Watch: 3 CFC100 Class 2020 QBs left on the board

July 26, 2019 at 7:55 amby 0 comments

There’s currently five quarterbacks ranked on the CFC100 Class of 2020 7th Ed, but in reality there’s only three left for the taking. CFC100 Quincy Vaughn already committed to Old Dominion, and CFC100 Eli Hetlinger announced his intentions to play at home for Alberta in U Sports, which leaves threeRead More

WR Sittmann “I just want to make myself the best version of myself I can be”

WR Sittmann “I just want to make myself the best version of myself I can be”

July 26, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Chris Sittmann was influenced by a family member when he joined his first team. “My dad was my influence to start playing football,” he said. When Chris arrives for the game, the number one thing going on in his mind is to go out and to do his job toRead More