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CFC100 CFL Update: Who made the final cut?

CFC100 CFL Update: Who made the final cut?

June 13, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

It’s an exciting time for the CFC100s across the country who made their pro debuts during the preseason. CFL teams selected 20 prospects in the first ever CFC100 eligible draft, and we’re happy to report the majority earned spots on the active roster coming out of training camp. All statsRead More

CFC100 CFL Update (Preseason): First taste of the pros

CFC100 CFL Update (Preseason): First taste of the pros

June 6, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

It’s an exciting time for the CFC100s across the country who made their pro debuts this past week. CFL teams selected 20 prospects in the first ever CFC100 eligible draft, and a few of them are already making noise in the preseason. All stats were sourced from cfl.ca and teamRead More

Will Tevaughn Campbell trade CFL for rugby sevens?

Will Tevaughn Campbell trade CFL for rugby sevens?

June 4, 2018 at 9:56 amby 0 comments

Since his days at the Regina Rams from 2011 to 2014, defensive back Tevaughn Campbell has had a torrid and unsettled time in the CFL. Drafted in 2015 by the Calgary Stampeders, he only played in five games before being traded in February 2016 to the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Last August,Read 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

Esks in the box seat as media experts give their predictions for 2018

Esks in the box seat as media experts give their predictions for 2018

May 29, 2018 at 1:29 pmby 0 comments

Esks in the box seat as media experts give their predictions for 2018 The preseason games are getting underway and the CFL season will start in earnest in less than two weeks time. Soon, the conjecture will be over and the action will be taking place in the middle. SoRead More

Three Players Who Could Have Been In The Hall Of Fame 2018

Three Players Who Could Have Been In The Hall Of Fame 2018

May 29, 2018 at 1:25 pmby 0 comments

On March 21st at a Gala Event in Winnipeg, we found out who would be inducted into the Canadian Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2018. We saw Paul Brule, Frank Consentino, Barron Miles, Brent Johnson, Hank Illesic, Tommy Hugo and Scott Flory all inducted, with allRead More

Mind of McCabe: A cautionary tale for scouts, coaches and players

Mind of McCabe: A cautionary tale for scouts, coaches and players

May 27, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

There’s a lot of ways you can help a football team. You’ve gotta fill 24 different positions plus special teams on the depth chart, and each one requires a unique skill set in order to excel at the highest levels. You’ve got all the prototypes like scatback, red-zone threat, pocketRead More

Mind of McCabe: Why can’t people be football fans?

Mind of McCabe: Why can’t people be football fans?

May 20, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

  The CFL season is almost upon us, and I’m excited for another year full of debates and controversy that mean nothing and everything all in one breath. There’ll be talk about the attendance in Toronto, about the playoff alignment, about the challenge system, and of course my new neighbor,Read More

DYK: CFC100 in league of his own, DT Katie Pegg dreams of playing pro, and more

DYK: CFC100 in league of his own, DT Katie Pegg dreams of playing pro, and more

May 18, 2018 at 8:30 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. CFC100 Tre Ford continues making history DT Katie Pegg dreams of playing pro London QB saving lives through fundraiser Golden Hawks hold annual dinner fundraiserRead More

Calgary Stampeders' Simon Charbonneau-Campeau, right, makes a a catch as Edmonton Eskimos' Cauchy Muamba looks on during first half CFL West Division final football action in Edmonton, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

WOLFE: Pass game explosion

May 16, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Pass Game Explosion My previous article examined the decreasing importance and usage of the run game. This article will describe, as I see it, why the passing game has become so dominant. There are not too many advantages to having been around a long time, a really long time. ThereRead More

Mind of McCabe: What’s with all the jokes?

Mind of McCabe: What’s with all the jokes?

May 13, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

I finally understand what getting “triggered” means. I had no warning. I was done dirty by the Steve Dangle Podcast. Like most Canadians, I’ve been wrapped up in watching the NHL playoffs in my spare time, and although my American based team was eliminated in the first round, I alwaysRead More

Path to the Draft: Fast 40 time helps DB Guzylak-Messam garner attention

Path to the Draft: Fast 40 time helps DB Guzylak-Messam garner attention

May 2, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The 2018 CFL draft class features a deep collection of defensive backs. Hoping to make his case is Hamilton native and Wilfred Laurier’s defensive back Isaiah Guzylak-Messam.

The West division dominated the 2017 CFL all-star team, earning 23 selections to the East’s four.  (Chris Young / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

What to Expect from the Upcoming 2018 CFL Season

May 1, 2018 at 1:55 pmby 0 comments

On November 26, 2017, the Toronto Argonauts lifted the Grey Cup for the 17th time in the franchise’s history, the record count for the CFL. But, it’s the subplot which has captured the imaginations of many fans as we approach the 2018 CFL season. Having dominated the regular season onceRead More

Top Games to Fill the Void Between CFL Matches

Top Games to Fill the Void Between CFL Matches

May 1, 2018 at 1:49 pmby 0 comments

As incredible as football and the CFL is, it’s a shame that the leagues in Canada don’t run for longer or have games played more regularly. Luckily, we can check out scouting rankings to fill the void, as well as play exciting football games to scratch that itch and enjoyRead More

Calgary Stampeders to Lift the Grey Cup

Calgary Stampeders to Lift the Grey Cup

May 1, 2018 at 1:42 pmby 0 comments

Calgary Stampeders to Lift the Grey Cup The start of the season is fast approaching and all the teams in the Canadian Football League are gearing up for another incredible season after last year’s dramatic conclusion. At the league level the biggest change is the decision to extend the regularRead More

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Will Calgary Stampeders make it third time lucky?

April 24, 2018 at 12:19 pmby 0 comments

Will Calgary Stampeders Make It Third Time Lucky? The Calgary Stampeders lost the Grey Cup for the second season on the bounce. Dave Dickenson’s men held the lead over the Toronto Argonauts heading into the fourth quarter. However, the Stampeders failed to put further points on the board, allowing TorontoRead More

Path to the Draft: Instincts a vital skill of RB Chris Amoah

Path to the Draft: Instincts a vital skill of RB Chris Amoah

April 24, 2018 at 11:31 amby 0 comments

Outside of kicker and punter, perhaps the easiest position to transition into the professional ranks is the running back position. The position favors athletes with great instincts. Instincts, in this case, isn’t limited to one’s innate ability of behaving, thinking, or feeling as defined by Webster. In this instance, instinctsRead More

Path to the Draft: Vanier cup champion Jean-Gabriel Poulin’s ready for CFL

Path to the Draft: Vanier cup champion Jean-Gabriel Poulin’s ready for CFL

April 18, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Graduating high school athletes face immense challenges when deciding on which school to attend. The decision to remain close to home is always quite enticing. The benefits of staying home include playing home games in front of family and friends, developing deeper relationships with acquaintances, and limiting the financial burdenRead More

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CFL Scouting Bureau: 9 CFC100s make final edition of top 20 draft eligible

April 12, 2018 at 1:57 pmby 0 comments

TORONTO — The Canadian Football League Scouting Bureau revealed its third and final edition of the top-20 ranked prospects eligible for the 2018 CFL Draft on Thursday. The first edition was released in September followed by the second edition in December. Bowling Green Falcons offensive lineman Ryan Hunter overtook David Knevel forRead More

CFL official combine RESULTS

CFL official combine RESULTS

April 6, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Combine measurements and testing results available for National Combine and all three Regional Combines Thursday, April 5, 2018 — TORONTO (Arpil 5, 2018) –  In advance of the 2018 CFL Draft on May 3, the Canadian Football League (CFL) has released the National Combine and all three Regional Combine measurements and testingRead More

Path to the Draft: The case for NT Julien Laurent

Path to the Draft: The case for NT Julien Laurent

March 27, 2018 at 8:57 amby 0 comments

When it comes to assessing a player’s contribution to a game, stats are the easiest and least time-consuming means of generating a report. But, stats are the most misleading method of assessing a player’s performance, especially for defensive lineman. Tackles and sacks can’t be taken into consideration without context, whichRead More

DYK: U Sport camps banned down south? CFC100 gets his pro day, plus…..

DYK: U Sport camps banned down south? CFC100 gets his pro day, plus…..

March 24, 2018 at 6:15 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 The story of one CFHOF inductee Canadian encouraging female involvement in football U.S. U Sports camps could soon be no moreRead More

 
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