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#CFC100 DE Durodola “felt the love” from a couple CIS schools

#CFC100 DE Durodola “felt the love” from a couple CIS schools

November 16, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER #CFC100 Yusuf Durodola is a great athlete and a good football player with a high upside. He plays for his high school squad, the Downsview Mustangs in the Toronto public league, Tier 1, and also represents the Metro Toronto Wildcats, which is his summer team. It was gratifyingRead More

Queen’s has “great reputation” says Toronto recruit (VIDEO)

Queen’s has “great reputation” says Toronto recruit (VIDEO)

July 18, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Toronto defensive back joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Joshua Carter wanted to be part of a tradition of excellence at the CIS level. Consequently, the 5’9, 170 pound defensive back/returner from Toronto, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Carter will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. “I chose toRead More

2 NCAA transfers join Blues

2 NCAA transfers join Blues

June 25, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Source: University of Toronto Varsity Blues Sports Information The University of Toronto football team is pleased  to announce the addition of two NCAA transfers in running back Kaleb Leach and offensive lineman Nicholas Wasylyk for the 2016 season. A 5-foot-9, 200-pound running back from Frankfort, Kentucky, Leach played three seasonsRead More

OVFL PLAYER PROFILE: Metro Toronto Wildcats QB Petroschke (VIDEO)

OVFL PLAYER PROFILE: Metro Toronto Wildcats QB Petroschke (VIDEO)

June 23, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CanadaFootballChat.com journalist Harrison Jones interviews Metro Toronto Wildcats Michael Petroschke.  

SPRING CAMP PREVIEW: GTA Grizzlies (AUDIO)

SPRING CAMP PREVIEW: GTA Grizzlies (AUDIO)

May 29, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

The Grizz enter an exciting year as they open camp June 7 The GTA Grizzlies enter their second season under head coach Mike Leonard and have a very exciting new relationship with the Toronto Argonauts.  The reigning OFC Coach of the Year talks about the partnership along with Spring CampRead More

OFC SEASON PREVIEW:  “Our focus is narrowed squarely on returning to the playoffs and Championship Game”

OFC SEASON PREVIEW: “Our focus is narrowed squarely on returning to the playoffs and Championship Game”

May 28, 2016 at 6:40 amby 0 comments

With the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) season underway and the Ontario Football Conference (OFC) set to begin soon, CanadaFootballChat.com (CFC) is previewing some of the teams that will be competing this season. In this instalment, CFC Editor Ameeta Vohra previews the varsity Toronto Jr. Argos.     

OVFL SEASON PREVIEW: Metro Toronto Wildcats (VIDEO)

OVFL SEASON PREVIEW: Metro Toronto Wildcats (VIDEO)

May 11, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CanadaFootballChat.com journalist Harrison Jones gives an exclusive look at the Ontario Varsity Football League’s (OVFL) Metro Toronto Wildcats and gets insight from Varsity Head Coach Russ Hoff.

Toronto recruit signs with Mount Allison (VIDEO)

Toronto recruit signs with Mount Allison (VIDEO)

April 17, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Toronto athlete joins AUS team’s 2016 class George Giancoulas will be heading to the Maritimes to start the CIS chapter of his gridiron career. The 6’1, 210 pound athlete from Toronto, Ontario committed to Mount Allison Mounties.  Giancoulas will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. Ultimately, there wereRead More

4 recruits sign LOI’s with CIS schools during Chaminade’s Signing Day

4 recruits sign LOI’s with CIS schools during Chaminade’s Signing Day

April 15, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Source: Chaminade Gryphons Football On Wednesday April 6, 2016, the Chaminade College School Football Gryphons celebrated their first annual ‘Signing Day’.  A total of 6 players signed their letters of intent to continue to play football in the CIS and Prep School in the USA. Gabriel Pallotto – The UniversityRead More

Local recruit signs with Blues

Local recruit signs with Blues

April 12, 2016 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

Mississauga slotback joins OUA team’s 2016 class Jaykwon Thompson is going to continue his gridiron journey in the big city. Recently, the 5’10, 170 pound slotback from Mississauga, Ontario signed with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues.  Thompson will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. “The reason IRead More

Central Florida offers #CFC100 ranked prospect Anderson (VIDEO)

Central Florida offers #CFC100 ranked prospect Anderson (VIDEO)

April 9, 2016 at 6:26 amby 0 comments

It’s three and counting for Nathaniel Anderson. This past Thursday, the 6’4, 250 pound defensive end from Toronto, Ontario announced on social media that he received his third NCAA Division 1 offer.  It came courtesy of Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) team, University of Central Florida Knights: I’d like to thankRead More

Toronto lineman Fontana signs with NCAA’s Houston Cougars (VIDEO)

Toronto lineman Fontana signs with NCAA’s Houston Cougars (VIDEO)

April 6, 2016 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

Alex Fontana gets to realize his gridiron dream at the next level south of the border. Last week. the 6’3 305 pound lineman from Toronto, Ontario signed with NCAA Division 1 Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) team, Houston Cougars. He announced his decision via social media: I am officially a HoustonRead More

Oakville recruit says Blues gives “chance to excel” (VIDEO)

Oakville recruit says Blues gives “chance to excel” (VIDEO)

April 2, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Oakville wide receiver joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Patrick O’Brien will be starting the next chapter of his career in Toronto. Recently, the 6’1, 200 pound wide receiver from Oakville, Ontario signed with University of Toronto.  O’Brien will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Ultimately, there were severalRead More

Toronto recruit picks Queen’s (VIDEO)

Toronto recruit picks Queen’s (VIDEO)

March 28, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Toronto linebacker joins OUA team’s class 2016 Cameron Duffy will be playing at the CIS level in Kingston, Ontario. Recently, the 6’3, 220 pound linebacker from Toronto, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Duffy will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Duffy played for St. Michael’s College Kerry BluesRead More

Blues get first #CFC100 recruit (VIDEO)

Blues get first #CFC100 recruit (VIDEO)

March 24, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Toronto fullback joins OUA team’s 2016 class. #CFC100 Conner Lindeman will be beginning his CIS career in front of the hometown crowd. Recently, the 6’2, 225 pound fullback committed to the University of Toronto Varsity Blues.  Lindeman will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Ultimately, the local standoutRead More

Toronto’s Smith excels in Iowa Hawkeyes’ Pro Day

Toronto’s Smith excels in Iowa Hawkeyes’ Pro Day

March 23, 2016 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

Despite not getting an invite to the recent NFL Combine, Tevaun Smith showed no signs of being unfazed. Instead it motivated the 6’5, 205 pound receiver from Toronto, Ontario to put forth an impressive showing at the Iowa Hawkeyes Pro Day which was held on Monday. His testing results wereRead More

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Toronto football community in mourning over Ford’s passing (VIDEO)

March 22, 2016 at 12:43 pmby 0 comments

This morning, the news was confirmed that former Toronto mayor Rob Ford passed away at the age of 46 after a lengthy battle with cancer. In the football circles, Ford made a tremendous impact on and off the field.  His coaching career began in 2001 with North York’s Newtonbrook’s SecondaryRead More

#CFCOPC recruit “extremely excited” to begin Mount Allison journey (VIDEO)

#CFCOPC recruit “extremely excited” to begin Mount Allison journey (VIDEO)

March 9, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Toronto defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Ronan Silver will be calling New Brunswick his new home for the next few years. Recently, the 5’11, 165 pound defensive back from Toronto, Ontario committed to Mount Allison Mounties.  Silver will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “I committedRead More

WR Reil aims to lead gridiron life (VIDEO)

WR Reil aims to lead gridiron life (VIDEO)

February 26, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Thunder standout beginning recruitment process. Wide receiver Tornel Reil is aiming for one goal centering on his gridiron career.

Belief in skills prompted Port Perry recruit to sign with Blues

Belief in skills prompted Port Perry recruit to sign with Blues

February 26, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Port Perry receiver joins OUA team’s 2016 class The moment the door was opened, Braeden Vavassori seized the opportunity. Vavassori, the 6’3, 200 pound receiver from Port Perry, Ontario has signed with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues. He will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. For hisRead More

Quebec recruit “excited” to be part of the Blues (VIDEO)

Quebec recruit “excited” to be part of the Blues (VIDEO)

February 16, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Quebec quarterback joins OUA team’s 2016 class Clayton Sequeira will be returning back north of the border for the next stage of his gridirion career. The 6’1, 185 pound pivot from Pierrefonds, Quebec has committed to the University of Toronto Varsity Blues.  Sequiera will join the Blues for the 2016Read More

Lynch transfers to NCAA’s Nevada Wolfpack (VIDEO)

Lynch transfers to NCAA’s Nevada Wolfpack (VIDEO)

February 8, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Lost in the shuffle during NCAA National Signing Day Week was the news that Akeel Lynch has decided on the next destination where he will play his fifth and final year of eligibility. On Wednesday,Brian Polian, Head Coach NCAA Division 1 Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) team, Nevada Wolfpack announced onRead More

Blues get first commitment for 2016 season

Blues get first commitment for 2016 season

February 6, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Montreal wide receiver joins OUA team’s 2016 class Patrick Bourque will be returning north of the border for the next stage of his gridiron career. The 6’0, 180 pound wide receiver from Montreal, Quebec has signed with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues.  Bourque will join the team for theRead More