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Manitoba announces three more recruits for 2020

Manitoba announces three more recruits for 2020

October 8, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Manitoba Bisons introduced their new recruits on Saturday during halftime at home versus Regina. Owen Steele (6’5, 237 lbs) — Defensive End from Superior Collegiate (Thunder Bay, ON) The menacing 6’5 and 237-pound out-of-province recruit is a force to be reckoned with on the defensive line. Steele excels atRead More

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Manitoba attracts CFC100 Isaac Dokken of Steinbach, MB

October 2, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The Manitoba Bisons continued their 2020 recruitment cycle with a highly touted CFC100 dual-threat player.  Isaac Dokken is a linebacker and running back out of Steinbach Regional Secondary School in Steinbach, MB. He earned CFC100 honours for his play on the defensive side of the ball and should beRead More

Recruiting Analysis: Manitoba add five local CFC100s, plus one from B.C

Recruiting Analysis: Manitoba add five local CFC100s, plus one from B.C

July 15, 2019 at 6:35 amby 0 comments

We’ve come to the end of another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. Today we highlight the Manitoba Bisons, who kept their provincial borders on lock down signingRead More

Midget Football League of Manitoba needs a new name

Midget Football League of Manitoba needs a new name

February 24, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Midget Football League of Manitoba (MFLM) has recently made a big announcement. With the changing of team names in the 21st century, the Midget Football League of Manitoba will now seek their own new identity with the term “Midget” being inappropriate. At the end of the MFLM season, theRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (CanWest): Bisons busy with five CFC100s

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (CanWest): Bisons busy with five CFC100s

March 21, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Overview Doesn’t seem like many people are talking about the Bisons lately, but they’ve quietly gone about their business collecting five CFC100 commits along with a whole slew of fresh talent that could finally bring the Hardy Cup back home. They did well to keep their own in-province with threeRead More

DYK: Dino raising awareness; Long path home for Bison; plus…

DYK: Dino raising awareness; Long path home for Bison; plus…

March 3, 2018 at 6:00 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: Forming the championship pedigree Manitoban returns home Legendary Argos coach passes Calgary Dino does lift-a-thon for mental health To read moreRead More

CFC100 OL Gutowski excited for the future

CFC100 OL Gutowski excited for the future

November 26, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Brock Gutowski is in his senior year with the Sturgeon Heights Huskies. The young offensive lineman has played the same position for the past seven years. Brock likes the physicality and awareness needed to play his position.

DID YOU KNOW: 3rd & 10? Golden gridiron career, ping pong pastime, French connection?

DID YOU KNOW: 3rd & 10? Golden gridiron career, ping pong pastime, French connection?

November 19, 2017 at 7:50 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 Could the CFL be adding a 10th team? Golden Bear senior thankful for U of A Table tennis tightening the Bisons’Read More

Kyle Wilfer (48) (credit: Mike Lukyn)

CFC100 OL Wilfer savours the satisfaction of being an unsung hero

November 11, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Kyle Wilfer has been playing the game most of his young life. Now in his 11th season playing the game, he is finally being recognized nationally for his talent.    

Trio of Winnipeg recruits keep talent local, join Manitoba Bisons

Trio of Winnipeg recruits keep talent local, join Manitoba Bisons

October 7, 2017 at 6:00 amby 2 comments

Manitoba adds a trio of local commits to their Class of 2018. Sometimes, you don’t have to look much further than home for what you seek, and offensive linemen Brock Gutowski from Sturgeon Heights Colligate and Kyle Wilfer from St. Paul’s High School, along with receiver Michael Goldenstein from KildonanRead More

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Pair of CFC100 defensive lineman join Manitoba Bisons herd

October 4, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds a local recruit and an out-of-province recruit to their Class of 2018. When the 2018 season commences, the Manitoba Bisons will be welcoming two top-tier players into their locker room in CFC100 Mitchell Morgan, a defensive end from Kelowna Secondary School, and CFC100 Tyson Spence, a defensive linemanRead More

Tournois de Flag Football en collaboration avec la CFL et la NFL samedi le 7 Octobre 2017 à Montreal.
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DID YOU KNOW (50): Flag on the play, opportunity breeds opportunity, local attraction

September 24, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly installment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: CFL, NFL partner to grow flag football in North America How four Acadia Axeman have arrived in a place they neverRead More

U Sports Rankings 2017 (13-17): Queen’s hoping to return to previous glory with a defensive attitude; McGill looking to keep their place among the top defences in Canada

U Sports Rankings 2017 (13-17): Queen’s hoping to return to previous glory with a defensive attitude; McGill looking to keep their place among the top defences in Canada

August 4, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Now that we’ve completed our rundown on the depth charts, our focus shifts to doing in-depth team previews for every program across the country. The rankings are a collaboration of thoughts by the CFC staff based off last year’s results, projection of current players, as well as the class ofRead More

U Sports Rankings (WRs): St. FX draws attention out east with their dynamic duo

U Sports Rankings (WRs): St. FX draws attention out east with their dynamic duo

June 15, 2017 at 7:30 amby 0 comments

With the U Sports season quickly approaching, we’ll be taking time over the summer to breakdown the upcoming campaign every which way possible to give you a better idea of all the incoming action. To start, we will be going group by group on the depth chart to determine theRead More

WHSFL All-Star WR Lavoie to take CJFL route

WHSFL All-Star WR Lavoie to take CJFL route

June 1, 2017 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

Dryden Lavoie finished his senior year with the Sturgeon Heights Huskies with 24 receptions for 390 yards, and 4 touchdowns. In 2016, Dryden was named one of the WHSFL’s top wide receivers from the Potter division. One reason why Dryden enjoys the wide out position is because it’s on youRead More

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Path to the draft (FINAL): Bisons’ pipeline to the CFL drew in Christie

May 7, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Going pro is a dream for any athlete in any sport. To get there requires a huge amount of commitment, drive, and passion. In this ‘Path to the Draft’ series, we will be showcasing some amazing talent that is on the clock for their dream to come true. These athletesRead More

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CFC100 Jamel Lyles returns to the Bisons

April 3, 2017 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

The Manitoba Bisons football team is pleased to announce the return of running back and kick returner Jamel Lyles (pronounce: Ja-meeel) to the program for the 2017 season. Lyles, 20, had an amazing rookie campaign at Manitoba in 2015. The Surrey, B.C. native was named Canada West Rookie of theRead More

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U Sports Recruiting Analysis (CWUAA): Dobie lands another solid class

March 30, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Over the next several weeks, we will be reviewing the U Sports team’s 2017 class in order to better assess all the recruiting madness. If it’s not broke, don’t fix it. Since Coach Dobie started at the University of Manitoba, he has built his program by recruiting the best playersRead More

In the pursuit of NFL, Gray preps for pro day

In the pursuit of NFL, Gray preps for pro day

March 28, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Manitoba Bisons football player Geoff Gray had an amazing 2016 season at Manitoba as he was named the Canada West conference’s most outstanding down lineman, a national nominee for the J.P. Metras Trophy and a U SPORTS First Team All-Canadian along with a conference All-Star at the offensive guard position.Read More

The Manitoba Bisons football team continues to build a winning tradition over the years and the team is pleased to announce Blair Atkinson as new offensive coordinator for the upcoming 2017 season. In addition, former Bison on 2007 Vanier Cup team and coach Ryan Karhut returns to Bison Football as new special teams coordinator for 2017.

Manitoba Bisons coaching staff announces OC, Special Teams

February 24, 2017 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

Former Bison on 2007 Vanier Cup team and coach Ryan Karhut returns to Bison Football as new special teams coordinator for 2017. “I am very excited and proud to announce Blair Atkinson and Ryan Karhut as Coordinators with the Bison Football team for the 2017 season,” stated Bison football headRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): CFC100 Benson says “football experience has been a testament of working hard pays off”

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): CFC100 Benson says “football experience has been a testament of working hard pays off”

February 18, 2017 at 5:10 amby 0 comments

(updated April 3, 2017) Defensive tackle, Newton Benson, has come a long way in the four years that he has been playing football. He already has been named Top Lineman of the Year, Most Improved Player, Rookie of the Year, and is a two time provincial All-Star. He was alsoRead More

Bisons welcome Massey Trojan to 2017 class

Bisons welcome Massey Trojan to 2017 class

January 16, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Another Vincent Massey Trojan is set to join Manitoba in September. Tong King, an offensive tackle from Vincent Massey Colligate, is ready to become a better player under the tutelage of his new team, the University of Manitoba Bisons. Hailing from Winnipeg, Manitoba, King will have the chance to playRead 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