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47th Red and Blue Bowl, York Lions set to face biggest rivals

47th Red and Blue Bowl, York Lions set to face biggest rivals

September 16, 2016 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

It’s rivalry week for the York University Lions football team as the squad will travel downtown to the University of Toronto to face the Varsity Blues in the 47th annual Red & Blue Bowl at Varsity Centre. Kick-off is set for 1pm on Saturday afternoon (Sept. 17) and the game canRead More

CIS Football: 13 reasons to watch this weekend

CIS Football: 13 reasons to watch this weekend

September 16, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – It’s only mid-September and yet a number of OUA teams are about to reach the midway point of the season. Here are some things to keep an eye on this weekend in CIS football, including the first CIS Football Game of the Week on City, live fromRead More

TOP 50 CIS Players (#1-10): The total package, all have the tools to dominate

TOP 50 CIS Players (#1-10): The total package, all have the tools to dominate

September 15, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC will publishing a series of previews that will feature what we feel are the top players in the CIS heading into the 2016 season. This list will include All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees. We had input from various CIS and CFL sources across the county. Here is number 1-10 of the TopRead More

CIS Game of the Week [1]: Gaels debut new Richardson Stadium

CIS Game of the Week [1]: Gaels debut new Richardson Stadium

September 15, 2016 at 5:32 amby 0 comments

Canadian Interuniversity Sport launches the Football Game of the Week on City this Saturday from Kingston, Ont., as the Queen’s Gaels host the Western Mustangs in the opening of the new Richardson Stadium. The CIS Football Game of the Week, presented by Ontario University Athletics and Atlantic University Sport, willRead More

TOP 50 CIS Players (#11-19): Representing all conferences

TOP 50 CIS Players (#11-19): Representing all conferences

September 14, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC will publishing a series of previews that will feature what we feel are the top players in the CIS heading into the 2016 season. This list will include All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees. We had input from various CIS and CFL sources across the county. Here is number’s 11-19 of theRead More

TOP 50 CIS Players (#20-29): Staying out west in this group

TOP 50 CIS Players (#20-29): Staying out west in this group

September 13, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC will publishing a series of previews that will feature what we feel are the top players in the CIS heading into the 2016 season. This list will include All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees. We had input from various CIS and CFL sources across the county. Here is number’s 20-29 of theRead More

CIS Top 10 [3]: Montreal gets bragging rights, Calgary moves up

CIS Top 10 [3]: Montreal gets bragging rights, Calgary moves up

September 13, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The University of Montreal Carabins top the CIS football national rankings for the second straight week following a near-perfect performance in their home opener, last Friday. After receiving 13-first-place votes and 276 points in last Tuesday’s national media poll, the Carabins (2-0) were a near-unanimous choice for No. 1 thisRead More

TOP 50 CIS players (#30-39): RSEQ dominates

TOP 50 CIS players (#30-39): RSEQ dominates

September 12, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC will publishing a series of previews that will feature what we feel are the top players in the CIS heading into the 2016 season. This list will include All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees. We had input from various CIS and CFL sources across the county. Here is number’s 30-39 of theRead More

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 12:  Rashaun Simonise #13 of the Cincinnati Bengals runs the football upfield during the game against Minnesota Vikings at Paul Brown Stadium on August 12, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Simonise: From CIS to NFL to CJFL

September 12, 2016 at 5:29 amby 0 comments

The Okanagan Sun are proud to announce a major player signing as former Cincinnati Bengals receiver Rashaun Simonise will join the club in time for this weekend’s history making game against the Saskatoon Hilltops. Simonise, 21, was a CIS All-Canadian last year for the University of Calgary Dinos making 51Read More

TOP 50 CIS Players (#40-50): All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees

TOP 50 CIS Players (#40-50): All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees

September 11, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC will publishing a series of previews that will feature what we feel are the top players in the CIS heading into the 2016 season. This list will include All-Canadians, all-conference, and East/West attendees. We had input from various CIS and CFL sources across the county. Here is number 40-50 of the TopRead More

CIS game RECAP (VIDEO) [3]: A surprising twist in the RSEQ, OUA status quo, AUS season openers

CIS game RECAP (VIDEO) [3]: A surprising twist in the RSEQ, OUA status quo, AUS season openers

September 11, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

With files from: University of Sherbrooke Vert et Or McGill (19) vs Sherbrooke (18) The Redmen McGill spoiled the party Saturday in late afternoon at the stadium of the University of Sherbrooke, at the first home game of the Vert & Or football team this fall. The visitors left theRead More

UBC gets first recruit for 2017 season

UBC gets first recruit for 2017 season

September 10, 2016 at 5:48 amby 0 comments

Well entrenched in the 2016 season, the UBC Thunderbirds are already preparing their roster for 2017. On Thursday afternoon UBC Head Coach Blake Nill signed his first “blue-chip” recruit for the 2017 season. Vernon Secondary’s Ben Hladik, a 6’4″ 235 lbs. linebacker, has declared he will be studying at UBCRead More

2016 CIS team preview: Acadia University Axemen

2016 CIS team preview: Acadia University Axemen

September 10, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Source: Eric Cederberg, Department of Athletics: Acadia University   2015 regular season record: 4-4 2015 regular season standings: 3rd in AUS 2015 playoff record: 0-1 2015 playoff finish: Lost to St FX in AUS semi final General Write-Up: The 2015 season was a peculiar year for Acadia Axemen as they grabbedRead More

Uttley: Your Highlight Video – What Do Coaches Look For?

Uttley: Your Highlight Video – What Do Coaches Look For?

September 9, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The best way to get noticed as a football player is to have an outstanding highlight video/tape. Over the years, I have watched thousands of highlight videos. I’ve seen great players with great videos, bad players with great videos, but I must admit, the most frustrating thing is when youRead More

Guillaume Conraud – Ares receives Maxime Dufault scholarship award

Guillaume Conraud – Ares receives Maxime Dufault scholarship award

September 9, 2016 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

Photo : Photobanque/Yves Longpré One of the first stars in the history of football training Vert & Or, Maxime Dufault, decided to give back leaving a recruiting scholarship in the amount of $3,000 to first-year, wide receiver, Guillaume Conraud-Ares. The presentation of this award took place in the main lodge ofRead More

2016 CIS team preview: Saint Mary’s Huskies

2016 CIS team preview: Saint Mary’s Huskies

September 9, 2016 at 5:41 amby 0 comments

2015 regular season record: 0-8 2015 regular season standings: last in AUS 2015 playoff record: NA 2015 playoff finish: NA General Write-Up: A strong recruiting year in 2016 for the Saint Mary’s will lead to strong competition for starting positions on this year’s edition of the Huskies.  Newcomers at theRead More

CIS game previews [1]: Canada in full swing

CIS game previews [1]: Canada in full swing

September 9, 2016 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

Source: cis.ca This week marks the first full slate of CIS football games in 2016 as the regular season gets under way in the AUS conference. Here are some things to keep an eye on this weekend. No. 8 Manitoba (0-1) at Regina (0-1) (Thursday) After going 0-8 in 2015,Read More

2016 CIS team preview: Mount Allison University Mounties

2016 CIS team preview: Mount Allison University Mounties

September 8, 2016 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

2015 regular season record: 5-3 2015 regular season standings: 1st in AUS 2015 playoff record: 0-1 2015 playoff finish: Lost 14-12 to St. FX in AUS Championship General Write-Up: The Mount Allison Mounties are coming off a season in which they finished 1st place in the conference for the 2ndRead More

FRC – CIS football players of the week [2]: It pays to put up crazy numbers

FRC – CIS football players of the week [2]: It pays to put up crazy numbers

September 8, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Regina quarterback Noah Picton, Concordia linebacker Samuel Brodrique and Saskatchewan kicker Sean Stenger are the CIS football players of the week for the period ending Sept. 5, 2016. Picton, a third-year business administration student from Regina, was honoured on offence thanks to his record-setting performance in a 41-39 overtime lossRead More

2016 CIS team preview: McGill University Redmen

2016 CIS team preview: McGill University Redmen

September 7, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Source: Earl Zukerman, McGill Athletics and Recreation    2015 regular season record: 3-5 2015 regular season standings: 5th in RSEQ 2015 playoff record: 0-0 2015 playoff finish: (not applicable) General Write-Up: The McGill Redmen have embarked upon their 136th season of football and are coming off a 3-5 fifth-place finish in theRead More

Rams to host Manitoba in historic Thursday home opener  

Rams to host Manitoba in historic Thursday home opener  

September 7, 2016 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

Source: Braden Konschuh | Sports Information Director, University of Regina KICKOFF: Sept. 8 (7:00 PM) SITE: Mosaic Stadium (Regina, Sask.) CAPACITY: 33,427 RANKINGS: Manitoba #8, Regina NR TELEVISION: Canada West Football on Shaw – Access7 in Regina (Jim Mullin/PxP, Wray Morrison/CC, Mitchell Blair/sideline) REGINA RADIO: 620 CKRM (Michael Ball/PxP, Marco Ricci/CC)Read More

FRC – CIS Football Top 10 [2]: MTL moves up, reigning champ UBC down

FRC – CIS Football Top 10 [2]: MTL moves up, reigning champ UBC down

September 6, 2016 at 5:57 amby 0 comments

Thanks to a spectacular comeback win in their conference opener, the University of Montreal Carabins top the second media poll of the 2016 CIS football season, relegating the reigning Vanier Cup champion UBC Thunderbirds to second position in the new national rankings. Montreal (1-0) moves up from No. 2 afterRead More

CIS RECAP [2]: Windsor shocks Guelph, Ottawa and Mac win

CIS RECAP [2]: Windsor shocks Guelph, Ottawa and Mac win

September 5, 2016 at 4:48 pmby 0 comments

Game Recap: Michael Grobe Toronto (5) vs McMaster (32) The No. 8 McMaster Marauders dumped the Toronto Varsity Blues 32-5 on WeatherTech Football Day in Hamilton at Tim Hortons Field. The win improves the Marauders record to 2-0 to start the 2016 campaign, while the Varsity Blues fall to 0-2 inRead More