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Myers Riders PeeWee team is ready to defend title

Myers Riders PeeWee team is ready to defend title

May 8, 2010 at 5:33 amby 0 comments

How do you follow up the season the Myers Riders PeeWee OVFL squad had last year? Only time will tell. Here is a preview of the team.

FOUR MORE FOOTBALL RECRUITS ADDED TO LIONS

FOUR MORE FOOTBALL RECRUITS ADDED TO LIONS

May 7, 2010 at 3:21 pmby 0 comments

The York University Lions football program announced the second group of recruits that have signed letters of intent to play for the Lions for the 2010-11 season. The newest group includes outside linebacker Jeremy Adubofuor, defensive back / safety Braedon Cameron, running back Norm Craig and lineman Edward Michel. “IRead More

Q&A with Shawn Gore

Q&A with Shawn Gore

May 7, 2010 at 7:10 amby 0 comments

WATCH SHAWN’S HILITES NOW The Packers recently signed wide receiver Shawn Gore to a contract after he was invitied for a tryout to last week’s minicamp. What makes Gore’s story a little special – beyond being signed after a tryout – is he is from Canada and has not playedRead More

THIEL LOOKS TO IMPRESS AT EAST WEST BOWL

THIEL LOOKS TO IMPRESS AT EAST WEST BOWL

May 7, 2010 at 7:03 amby 0 comments

Linebacker one of four Huskies participating in Saturday’s game University football players from coast to coast are experiencing high-stakes football this week. Saskatchewan Huskies’ linebacker Peter Thiel, who is in London, Ont. for this week’s East West Bowl, says CFL scouts are a steady presence as players go through theirRead More

CFL draft memorable for 2 local players

May 7, 2010 at 6:56 amby 0 comments

The 2010 Canadian Football League draft was a memorable one for a couple of local football players. Cory Watson, a wide receiver from Dollard, was selected ninth overall by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Watson, a 26 year-old North Shore football product, was a second-team CIS All-Star last year for theRead More

MFL Announces 10th Anniversary All Decade Team

MFL Announces 10th Anniversary All Decade Team

May 6, 2010 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

The MFL announced their 10th Anniversary All Decade team on Wednesday. “This has been a 2 month process” said MFL Commissioner Eric Sabean. “With this being the 10th Anniversary of the league, we wanted to do something special to honour the great players who’s called the MFL home over theRead More

CIS East West Bowl broadcast schedule announced

CIS East West Bowl broadcast schedule announced

May 6, 2010 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

LONDON, Ont – Rogers TV scores a touchdown with exclusive coverage of the 2010 East-West Bowl, presented by Under Armour featuring the top football players in Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) football. Hosted by The University of Western Ontario at TD Waterhouse stadium, live coverage will air on Rogers TV, CableRead More

Football Saskatchewan identification camps begin

May 6, 2010 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

Saskatchewan’s future football talent will have a chance to strut their stuff in Saskatoon and Regina this week as Football Saskatchewan hosts identification camps in both cities. These camps, open to athletes in grade 9-11, provide skill instruction to players ranging in talent from nondescript to elite. The intent isRead More

CIS EAST Player roster

CIS EAST Player roster

May 5, 2010 at 4:28 pmby 0 comments

EAST PLAYER ROSTER # First Last Position University Ht. Wt. 1 Bradley Daye CB Mt. Allison 5’10 170 2 Patrick Bourgon DB McGill 5’11 196 4 Thomas Howes WR Queen’s 6’5 220 5 Steve Hughes WR Ottawa 6’1 193 7 Jonathan Laliberte S Laval 5’11 200 8 Olivier Mongeau WRRead More

CIS WEST Player roster

CIS WEST Player roster

May 5, 2010 at 4:20 pmby 0 comments

WEST PLAYER ROSTER # First Last Position University Ht. Wt. 1 Shane Herbert CB Wildrid Laurier 6’2 180 2 Jacob Appiah FB York 5’9 194 3 Dave Boyd RB UBC 5’9 195 4 Hugh O’Neill K Alberta 6’2 190 5 Dustin Zender WR Waterloo 6’0 176 7 Mitch Nicholson SRead More

CIS East West Bowl Coaching Staffs

CIS East West Bowl Coaching Staffs

May 5, 2010 at 4:12 pmby 0 comments

COACHING STAFFS FOR EAST WEST CIS ALL STAR GAME EAST STAFF HEAD COACH PAT SHEAHAN QUEENS Coaching Staff Offensive Coordinator Steve Sumarah Saint Mary’s Defensive Coordinator Glen Constantin Laval Special Teams Coordinator Greg Delaval Toronto Kicking Coach Gerry McGrath Concordia Offensive Line Coach Sonny Wolfe McGill Defensive Line Coach LeroyRead More

Bison Eddie Steele selected 22nd overall in 2010 CFL Canadian Draft

Bison Eddie Steele selected 22nd overall in 2010 CFL Canadian Draft

May 5, 2010 at 6:03 amby 0 comments

The sixth consecutive year at least one Bison selected in CFL Draft Bison Eddie Steele selected 22nd overall in 2010 CFL Canadian Draft One Manitoba Bisons football player was selected in the 2010 Canadian Football League (CFL) Canadian Draft on May 2. Third year defensive tackle Eddie Steele has beenRead More

Gore beat odds only receiver (or 8) to be signed after mini-camp

Gore beat odds only receiver (or 8) to be signed after mini-camp

May 5, 2010 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

WATCH HILITES ON CFC Before he flew into the land of Cheesehead Nation for a tryout with the Green Bay Packers, Shawn Gore bid farewell to Canada on the social network Twitter. His tweet read: “I’ll be sending postcards because I don’t plan on coming back … lol [laugh outRead More

Football Canada survey for Tackle, Touch & Flag participants

Football Canada survey for Tackle, Touch & Flag participants

May 4, 2010 at 4:48 pmby 0 comments

The following survey is focused on gaining information about Football participation, coaching, officiating and volunteer / manager roles. The goal of the survey is to gain a clear perspective on the Football community in Canada, including an understanding of member participation in the areas of Tackle, Touch and Flag football.Read More

Kingston players make an impact in the CFL

Kingston players make an impact in the CFL

May 4, 2010 at 8:18 amby 0 comments

Cory Greenwood, a Regiopolis-Notre Dame graduate and Kingston native, was picked third overall by the Toronto Argonauts in the Canadian Football League Canadian Draft on Sunday. The flow of fine football players from these parts to the pros was marvellously illustrated at Sunday’s Canadian Football League draft of native sons.Read More

Bishop’s Shawn Gore fait maintenant partie des Packers de Green Bay (NFL)

Bishop’s Shawn Gore fait maintenant partie des Packers de Green Bay (NFL)

May 4, 2010 at 6:23 amby 0 comments

WATCH HILITES ON CFC NOW (SHERBROOKE) Le receveur de passes des Gaiters de l’Université Bishop’s Shawn Gore fait maintenant partie des Packers de Green Bay de la Ligue nationale de football (NFL). Les Packers lui ont offert un contrat à titre de joueur recrue autonome à l’issue du camp d’orientationRead More

MCCRYSTAL LIKED WHAT HE SAW

May 4, 2010 at 6:03 amby 0 comments

The University of Regina Rams’ spring camp may not have featured much spring, but it had plenty in the way of a camp for Frank McCrystal. “It was good,” the Rams’ head coach said after Sunday’s scrimmage at the U of R field, which was pounded by rain, snow andRead More

CFL DRAFTS FORMER CJFL PLAYERS

CFL DRAFTS FORMER CJFL PLAYERS

May 4, 2010 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The Canadian Junior Football League is proud to announce that eight former players have been chosen in the 2010 Canadian Football League draft. – Danny Watkins by Toronto Argonauts with the 4th pick in first round. Danny played for the Okanagan Sun in 2007. – Rob Maver by the CalgaryRead More

Huskies lineman fulfills boyhood dream

May 4, 2010 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

Kyle Kuzek had the scoop and Pat Neufeld’s mother supplied the confirmation. Neufeld, an offensive tackle, was on the field midway through Sunday’s University of Saskatchewan Huskies’ football spring camp when teammate Kuzek told him he’d just been drafted by the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Read More: [URL]http://cfl.ca/article/huskies-lineman-fulfills-boyhood-dream “Then I looked aroundRead More

Clan trio taken in CFL draft

May 4, 2010 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

Simon Fraser University continued to stand out amongst its peers following the Canadian Football League draft Sunday. Since 1965, no other university has produced as many grads into the league as the Burnaby Mountain program. Read More: [URL]http://www2.canada.com/burnabynow/news/sports/story.html?id=5ab61ccd-cb8e-4f15-b8e2-56f9e7a72cfd The Clan added three more to its growing list of 189 playersRead More

East West Bowl Participants drafted in 2010 CFL Canadian Draft

East West Bowl Participants drafted in 2010 CFL Canadian Draft

May 3, 2010 at 11:13 amby 0 comments

East West Bowl Participants drafted in 2010 CFL Canadian Draft Rd. Team Player Pos. School 1 Toronto Argonauts Greenwood, Cory LB Concordia 1 Calgary Stampeders Maver, Rob K/P Guelph 1 Montreal Alouettes Matte, Kristian OL Concordia 2 Saskatchewan Roughriders Sisco, Jordan WR Regina 2 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Watson, Cory WRRead More

36 CIS players drafted into CFL

36 CIS players drafted into CFL

May 3, 2010 at 7:56 amby 0 comments

OTTAWA (CIS) – Shomari Williams of the reigning Vanier Cup champion Queen’s University Gaels, who can play at both linebacker and defensive end, became the fourth CIS player in as many years – and the eighth in 11 years – to be selected first overall in the CFL Canadian DraftRead More

Elliott, Greaves selected in sixth round of CFL Draft

May 2, 2010 at 8:33 pmby 0 comments

LONDON, Ont. – Linebacker Conor Elliott (London, Ont.) and defensive lineman Chris Greaves (Mississauga, Ont.) were both selected in the sixth round of the 2010 Canadian Football League (CFL) Canadian Draft on May 2. Elliott, 21, was taken by Toronto (via Hamilton) 44th overall, while Greaves was selected 45th overallRead More