Post Tagged with: "Calgary Stampeders"

DB Berete wants to prove the doubters wrong

DB Berete wants to prove the doubters wrong

November 20, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Defensive back Abdul Berete out of Immaculata in Ontario started playing football because he saw his friends play. After Berete’s first game on a team he fell in love with the sport and decided to take it to the next level. When he approaches the field on game day, he onlyRead More

Taylor Innes steps out of shadow and into spotlight

Taylor Innes steps out of shadow and into spotlight

October 15, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Taylor Innes saw all his friends succeed at sports such as soccer, basketball and hockey. Frustrated by his inability to step out of their shadow, Innes finally decided to join a sport he loved and he has not looked back since. “I got into football because I was tired ofRead More

Q&A with LB Taylor Innes

Q&A with LB Taylor Innes

September 6, 2019 at 8:30 pmby 0 comments

Taylor Innes #34 Why does linebacker Taylor Innes for the Calgary Stampeders wear the number 34? Who’s his favorite mascot? What’s his favorite football drill? We caught up with the 5’10” 150lbs backer for these answers and more. REGISTER NOW: CanadaFootballChat.com Tryout & Showcase  REGISTER NOW: Fox 40 Prospect TryoutRead More

DB Ethan Shea isn’t afraid to play mind games

DB Ethan Shea isn’t afraid to play mind games

April 18, 2019 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

“Do your job”. This well known saying is repeated over and over by various groups and individuals – applying it to a number of things. Defensive back Ethan Shea is no different. He makes sure he’s got his job covered and then motivates his teammates to do the same. RELATEDRead More

DYK: “Don’t take away our home”; Alberta high school football fight for stadium time, plus…

DYK: “Don’t take away our home”; Alberta high school football fight for stadium time, plus…

June 2, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Dino pivot relishes CFL experience “Don’t take away our home”; Alberta football fight for stadium time Cannabis to remain on WADARead More

Regina commits seek academic, athletic opportunities

Regina commits seek academic, athletic opportunities

February 19, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Rams add three CJFLers and one high schooler to their team. It is probably an understatement to say that offensive lineman Brayden Vandermeer from the Calgary Colts (CJFL) and wide receiver Sam Mike from the Saskatoon Hilltops (CJFL) have valued their time in the Canadian Junior Football League, and nowRead More

DID YOU KNOW: CFC100 off to Collegiate Bowl; Spares and football, and more

DID YOU KNOW: CFC100 off to Collegiate Bowl; Spares and football, and more

January 20, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’ edition: Former CFC100 headed to Collegiate Bowl New West quarterback wins battle over academic workload MLSE officialize acquisition of Toronto Argos CalgaryRead More

DID YOU KNOW (42): Pro Day – Als partner with QJFL, Lions aid autistic fans, Stamps denounce violence against women, CFL video game?

DID YOU KNOW (42): Pro Day – Als partner with QJFL, Lions aid autistic fans, Stamps denounce violence against women, CFL video game?

July 30, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Montreal Alouettes come together with Quebec junior league B.C. Lions make fan experience more autism-friendly Calgary Stampeders take a stand onRead More

DID YOU KNOW (39): Fantuz courage award #3, Chevrier retires in red & white, CEGEP coaching change, Canadian notches Swedish rushing crown

DID YOU KNOW (39): Fantuz courage award #3, Chevrier retires in red & white, CEGEP coaching change, Canadian notches Swedish rushing crown

July 9, 2017 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Perseverance at its finest Longtime Stampeder Randy Chevrier retires Deschamps out as Champlain Saint-Lambert Cavaliers’ Head Coach Young Canadian tailback winsRead More

DID YOU KNOW (23): CFLer returns to school, NFLer-turned-cop fundraises for paediatric care, Predators return to OVFL in 2017

DID YOU KNOW (23): CFLer returns to school, NFLer-turned-cop fundraises for paediatric care, Predators return to OVFL in 2017

February 19, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition CFL receiver to skip 2017 season Former NFLer founds touch game for sick children Waterloo Predators head back to OVFL forRead More

Courtesy of Dylan Schrot.

Manitoba boy returning home, commits to Bisons

January 6, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Manitoba brings in experienced CJFLer to their team. The city nestled on the mighty Red River is calling Dylan Schrot, a receiver from the Calgary Colts (CJFL), back and he has accepted the call after committing to the University of Manitoba Bisons. Winnipegger Dylan Schrot is coming home after spendingRead More

Denouden cradles the ball in the basket for a 1st down

Denouden cradles the ball in the basket for a 1st down

October 29, 2016 at 5:48 amby 0 comments

Unlike most Kees Denouden didn’t start playing football until he came into his high school years. However, this has been a very successful 3 years of football for this young man. Awarded the MVP and Athlete of the Year in his rookie grade 10 year with the Centennial High SchoolRead More

Stampeder Quinn Smith suspended for violating CFL/CFLPA drug policy

Stampeder Quinn Smith suspended for violating CFL/CFLPA drug policy

September 10, 2016 at 5:47 amby 0 comments

Photo credit: Darryl Dyck | Canadian Press Violation is first since revamped anti-doping policy was announced last spring TORONTO (September 9, 2016) – Calgary Stampeder defensive lineman Quinn Smith has been suspended for three games effective immediately after testing positive for a banned substance (Methandienone), under the drug policy of theRead More

REC Wight’s quick impact (VIDEO)

REC Wight’s quick impact (VIDEO)

March 11, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Ghosts’ standout mulling over AUS & CWUAA choices. Next month could be a game changer for Bishop Grandin Ghosts receiver Matt Wight in his recruitment process.

Calgary recruit impressed with X-Men’s recruitment treatment (VIDEO)

Calgary recruit impressed with X-Men’s recruitment treatment (VIDEO)

January 12, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Calgary receiver joins AUS team’s 2016 class Marko Vukovic will be playing at the CIS level in Atlantic Canada. Recently, the 6’0, 190 pound receiver committed to StFX X-Men.  Vukovic will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. Ultimately, the X-Men’s strong, yet positive impression during the recruitment processRead More

CFL POW (11):  Allen, Woods, Rodgers & Cornish

CFL POW (11): Allen, Woods, Rodgers & Cornish

September 9, 2014 at 6:02 amby 0 comments

TORONTO – Anthony Allen, Bear Woods, James Rodgers and Jon Cornish were named the Canadian Football League Players of the Week for Week 11 of the 2014 Canadian Football League season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges including: former Canadian Football League players Matt Dunigan and DuaneRead More

CFL POW (10): Cornish, Foley & Stoudermire

CFL POW (10): Cornish, Foley & Stoudermire

September 2, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

TORONTO – Jon Cornish, Ricky Foley and Troy Stoudermire were named the Canadian Football League Players of the Week for Week 10 of the 2014 Canadian Football League season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges including: former Canadian Football League players Matt Dunigan and Duane Forde ofRead More

CFL POW (9): West, McCoil, Brown & Steele

CFL POW (9): West, McCoil, Brown & Steele

August 26, 2014 at 5:59 amby 0 comments

TORONTO – Joe West, Dexter McCoil, Tim Brown and Eddie Steele were named the Canadian Football League Players of the Week for Week 9 of the 2014 Canadian Football League season.   The four players were chosen by a panel of judges including: former Canadian Football League players Matt Dunigan andRead More

CFL Players of the Week (3):  Harris, Sewell & Saunders

CFL Players of the Week (3): Harris, Sewell & Saunders

July 15, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

TORONTO – Andrew Harris, Almondo Sewell and Jock Sanders were named the Canadian Football League Players of the Week for Week 3 of the 2014 Canadian Football League season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges including: former Canadian Football League players Matt Dunigan and Duane Forde of TSN,Read More

Anguish of defeat

Anguish of defeat

July 7, 2014 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Two CWUAA schools frontrunners for Titans standout This past spring, Drumheller Titans linebacker Rhett Duggan suffered gridiron heartbreak and tears.

Quebec bound

Quebec bound

May 7, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Calgary linebacker recently signs with RSEQ team. Ryan McNeilly found the right situation for himself. As a result, the 6’0, 195 pound linebacker from Calgary, Alberta will be moving east for his CIS career. McNeilly will join the Bishop’s Gaiters for the 2014 RSEQ season. “I chose to sign withRead More

Ability to win

Ability to win

May 1, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Calgary defensive lineman signs with RSEQ team For Justin Keys, one CIS school made a favourable impression. Recently, the 6’2, 210 pound defensive lineman from Calgary, Alberta made the decision to move out East to commence his CIS career.  Keys has committed to the Bishop’s Gaiters for the 2014 RSEQRead More

Austin, Chamblin & Hufnagel CFL Coach of the Year finalists

Austin, Chamblin & Hufnagel CFL Coach of the Year finalists

January 20, 2014 at 4:00 amby 1 comment

TORONTO — The Canadian Football League announced today the finalists for the 2013 Annis Stukus Trophy, awarded to the CFL Coach of the Year. As voted by 58 members of the Football Reporters of Canada, the finalists are Hamilton Tiger-Cats Head Coach, General Manager and Vice President of Football Operations KentRead More