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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

Jean Olivier Pitte

Jean Olivier Pitte

December 5, 2018 at 4:24 pmby 0 comments

 First Name Jean Olivier Last Name Pitte Primary Position RB Current Team Name Harry Ainlay Class (Graduating Year) 2019 Height 5’10” Weight 170 40 Yard 4.56 Bench Press GPA 3.5

‘Toughness’ defines OT Albert Reese

‘Toughness’ defines OT Albert Reese

February 8, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

 A dominant force in the trenches, Albert Reese possesses the size and skills to be successful at the next level. The 6-foot-6, 230-pound offensive tackle embarked on his football journey when he was 12-years-old as he liked the team aspect of the sport. “I was always a tough kid,”Read More

UTTLEY’S top prospects: Potential future CFC100’s on the radar after Alberta Bantam Bowl 2017

UTTLEY’S top prospects: Potential future CFC100’s on the radar after Alberta Bantam Bowl 2017

May 25, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

This weekend I had the opportunity to travel to Foote Field on the campus of the University of Alberta in Edmonton to watch the 2017 Bantam Bowl. The game featured 80 of the top graduating Grade 9 players in Alberta. It pits the South versus the North. This game annuallyRead More

#HSpreviewCFC (AB): “The energy the first year players are showing will help to speed up the learning process”

#HSpreviewCFC (AB): “The energy the first year players are showing will help to speed up the learning process”

July 19, 2015 at 6:30 amby 1 comment

CFC INSIDER Canadafootballchat.com is previewing high school teams from across the nation throughout the summer.  As the previews are announced, you can find them here on CFC. What is #HSpreviewCFC? #HSpreviewCFC is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along.Read More

Former Team Alberta standout Landry to bring leadership to CIS

Former Team Alberta standout Landry to bring leadership to CIS

January 15, 2013 at 3:03 pmby 0 comments

Tak Landry’s motto when it comes to football is “Last play. If every play was your last play, how would you want to be remembered?” Those words are on his mind everytime he steps onto the gridiron.