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U Sports 2017 recruiting analysis (AUS): MTA looks to return to the top of the AUS

U Sports 2017 recruiting analysis (AUS): MTA looks to return to the top of the AUS

February 9, 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 (excluding the OUA as they will be reviewed separately). After failing to 3-peat last year and graduating a number of key players, Mount Allison (MTA) kicked itRead More

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa): Posy-Audette to discuss ‘Match Defense’

CFC Coach Clinic (Ottawa): Posy-Audette to discuss ‘Match Defense’

February 8, 2017 at 4:47 amby 0 comments

Ottawa Gee Gees defensive coordinator to deliver multiple sessions  The CFC Coaches Clinic will take place SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18th in Ottawa.  The clinic will feature speakers from all levels of football including, Rick Campbell & Hal Mumme.  For sign up information please CLICK HERE . Posy-Audette moved to uOttawa in December ofRead More

Boies named Gaiters Offensive Coordinator

Boies named Gaiters Offensive Coordinator

February 6, 2017 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

SHERBROOKE, Que. – The new era of Bishop’s Gaiters football continues to evolve. On Monday Pat Boies was announced as the new offensive coordinator at the Lennoxville university. Boies comes to Bishop’s with a plethora of experience and success at a variety of levels in Quebec football.  The former LavalRead More

Path to the NFL:  List of Division and Conferences including U Sports & Canadians

Path to the NFL: List of Division and Conferences including U Sports & Canadians

February 6, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

How does one get to the NFL?  Below explains the path of the almost 1700 players from the 2016-17 season including 13 Canadians who were on opening day rosters OVERALL Conference or division Players Percent FBS SEC 315 18.60% FBS Big Ten 245 14.40% FBS ACC 226 13.30% FBS Pac-12Read More

U Sports, Montreal, add and make adjustments to their coaching staff

U Sports, Montreal, add and make adjustments to their coaching staff

February 4, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Byron Archambault’s new career as a coach Montreal, January 30, 2017 – Former linebacker of the Carabins, Byron Archambault, clings his spikes to reorient his career on the sidelines. He returns to the University of Montreal as special teams coordinator units and linebackers positional coach. Archambault recently informed the CFLRead More

U Sports 2017 Recruiting Analysis (OUA):  Laurier looking to entrench themselves atop the OUA after taking home their first Yates Cup since 2005

U Sports 2017 Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Laurier looking to entrench themselves atop the OUA after taking home their first Yates Cup since 2005

February 1, 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 (excluding the OUA as they will be reviewed separately). After pulling off the biggest comeback in Yates Cup history, don’t expect the Laurier Golden Hawks to kickRead More

Ontario (N/E) 2016 Honorable Mentions: “Playing in a crowd of over 1000 was surreal”

Ontario (N/E) 2016 Honorable Mentions: “Playing in a crowd of over 1000 was surreal”

February 1, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

High school football season across Canada is something amazing in its own right. Week in and week out, from the beginning of September to the beginning of December (in some provinces), players go out and compete in all kinds of weather and in all kinds of circumstances. Some teams haveRead More

DID YOU KNOW (20): NFLer gives back, YouTube recruit, mental health openness, Canadian football #1?

DID YOU KNOW (20): NFLer gives back, YouTube recruit, mental health openness, Canadian football #1?

January 29, 2017 at 6:45 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 Canadian NFL star purchases league he grew up playing in U Sports kicker earned his scholarship through – Youtube? Canadian football earnsRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Western reloading on local talent for another run at the Yates Cup

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Western reloading on local talent for another run at the Yates Cup

January 26, 2017 at 7:33 amby 0 comments

The Mustangs have perennially strong classes, and this year is no different with a slew of local talent making their way on campus to hopefully turn Western’s recent Yates Cup struggles around. Class Analysis

U Sports 2017 Recruiting analysis (CWUAA): Dinos making the biggest splash of all

U Sports 2017 Recruiting analysis (CWUAA): Dinos making the biggest splash of all

January 19, 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 (excluding the OUA as they will be reviewed separately). Why not begin with a splash. The University of Calgary Dinos have definitely done that so far. WithRead More

OUA announces 2017 football regular season and 110th Yates Cup postseason schedule

OUA announces 2017 football regular season and 110th Yates Cup postseason schedule

January 18, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

BURLINGTON, Ont. – Ontario University Athletics (OUA) is excited to announce the release of the 2017 football schedule. The quest for the 110th Yates Cup begins on Saturday, Aug. 26 as for the second time in three seasons, the Carleton Ravens will travel to Kingston, Ont. to open the yearRead More

Saskatchewan Huskies name interim co-head coaches

Saskatchewan Huskies name interim co-head coaches

January 12, 2017 at 2:25 pmby 0 comments

Huskie Athletics is pleased to announce University of Saskatchewan alumni Brian Guebert and Scott Flory as the interim co-head coaches for football. Guebert has spent the past four seasons as special team coordinator for the squad, while Flory has been the offensive coordinator since 2014. Both were previously full-time assistantRead More

McMaster 2017 coaching staff announced

McMaster 2017 coaching staff announced

January 9, 2017 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

McMaster football coach Greg Knox is excited to confirm the Marauder coaching staff for the 2017 season. “We’ve lost some long serving coaches that have had a positive impact on Marauder football and their contribution is appreciated and will be missed,” said Knox. “As our student-athletes change and our URead More

University of Saskatchewan Head Coach position

University of Saskatchewan Head Coach position

January 8, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Department:  Huskie Athletics FTE:  1.0 Status:  Term, up to three years with the possibility of extension Competition No.:  17017-M The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The UniversityRead More

U Sports recruiting blackout period [December DATES]

U Sports recruiting blackout period [December DATES]

December 22, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

As the end of the fall recruiting season is quickly upon us, U Sports programs are accelerating their efforts to secure recruits before the December recruiting blackout period begins. December 21st, at midnight, until January 3rd, programs cannot contact any recruits by any means, including in-person, phone, text, AND socialRead More

Chérif Nicolas named head coach at Bishop’s University

Chérif Nicolas named head coach at Bishop’s University

December 21, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

Feature photo courtesy of versusfootball.com Chérif Nicolas will be the next head coach of the Bishop’s Gaiters football program. Chérif comes to Bishop’s after leading the Cegep de Vieux Montréal Spartiates for the last seven years, a tenure that included a Bol D’Or Championship in 2014. Chérif will be introducedRead More

OC Snyder leaves St FX for same position at Western

OC Snyder leaves St FX for same position at Western

December 20, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

Offensive coordinator, Steve Snyder, announced via facebook that he is going to the Western Mustangs for the same position. Snyder, the OC for StFX for the past three years, is a native of London, Ontario and says that he and his family are happy to be back in their hometownRead More

Towriss stepping down as Huskies head coach

Towriss stepping down as Huskies head coach

December 19, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

SASKATOON – After 33 years as head coach of the University of Saskatchewan Huskies football team, Brian Towriss is stepping down. Affectionately known as BT, Towriss, made the announcement Monday afternoon after four decades with the Huskie Athletics football program. Towriss took over the Huskie program in 1984 after servingRead More

Bishop’s to the AUS: The ripple effect

Bishop’s to the AUS: The ripple effect

December 16, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER For sometime now there has been rumblings about the lack of an equal playing field in the RSEQ. McGill threatened and tried to leave and now the Bishop’s Gaiters football program announced that they were officially leaving the RSEQ to go play in the Atlantic University Sport Conference (AUS) inRead More

[UPDATED – statements]: Gaiters to play in the Maritimes in 2017

[UPDATED – statements]: Gaiters to play in the Maritimes in 2017

December 15, 2016 at 8:58 amby 0 comments

To keep repeating the same thing over and over again with the same results has been said it is the definition of insanity. Well the Bishop Gaiters have changed their stars and will no longer be playing in the RSEQ come 2017. As reported in La Tribune, the Gaiters willRead More

Vernon Sainvil invited to 2017 Tropical Bowl all-star football game

Vernon Sainvil invited to 2017 Tropical Bowl all-star football game

December 12, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

Antigonish, NS – StFX X-Men football offensive lineman Vernon Sainvil has been invited to the 2017 Tropical Bowl all-star game. The Tropical Bowl is a premier Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) Division I level college football all-star game played in Daytona Beach, Florida annually in mid-January. This year’s event is slatedRead More

Concordia lands CFC100 DT

Concordia lands CFC100 DT

December 11, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

CFC100, Wade Leeroy Cyr, will be playing football at Concordia University come the 2017 season. Head Coach Mickey Donovan made the announcement Saturday. Cyr who stands at 6’5 and 335lbs comes from St. Eustache, QC, was a member of Team Quebec that won the Canada Cup in 2012. He playedRead More

U Sports recruiting blackout period [December DATES]

U Sports recruiting blackout period [December DATES]

December 9, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

As the end of the fall recruiting season is quickly upon us, U Sports programs are accelerating their efforts to secure recruits before the December recruiting blackout period begins. December 21st, at midnight, until January 3rd, programs cannot contact any recruits by any means, including in-person, phone, text, AND socialRead More