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Carleton hires new D-line coach, Caron

April 25, 2017 at 11:50 amby 0 comments

David Caron, an up-and-coming defensive line coach from CEGEP Garneau, will join the Carleton Ravens as its new defensive line coach for the 2017 season, head coach Steve Sumarah announced on Tuesday. Caron, who has coached with Les Élans du CEGEP Garneau for the past three years, will be primarily responsibleRead More

Path to the draft: Williams, versatile and capable team player

Path to the draft: Williams, versatile and capable team player

April 25, 2017 at 8:57 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

#CFCFPC Game preview (Hamilton – Minor): Team West vs. Team Cleveland

#CFCFPC Game preview (Hamilton – Minor): Team West vs. Team Cleveland

April 25, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

As the first FOX40 Prospect Challenge tournament, a weekend demonstrating some of the best young football talent in the nation, edges closer, Team Cleveland and Team West Minor prepare to kick things off and go head-to-head on Friday, April 28 in Hamilton, Ont. at Tim Hortons Field, which opened as aRead More

Sardo and Forsyth join the Gryphon coaching staff

Sardo and Forsyth join the Gryphon coaching staff

April 24, 2017 at 9:15 pmby 0 comments

The Guelph Gryphons have added a pair of former defensive coordinators to their coaching staff. Joe Sardo is to work with the linebackers while Mark Forsyth is to concentrate on the defensive backs. Both were with the McMaster Marauders last season. “We just looked to get the best coaches andRead More

Football Alberta: Senior Bowl “South” Team Selected

Football Alberta: Senior Bowl “South” Team Selected

April 24, 2017 at 2:24 pmby 0 comments

The following is the list of the 41 athletes selected to the “South” Team that will compete in the 28th Annual Senior Bowl High School Football All-Star Game to be held on Monday, May 22 in Calgary’s McMahon Stadium. The “North” Team was selected the previous weekend. Team “South” (listedRead More

2017 FOX 40 PROSPECT CHALLENGE (#CFCFPC) kicks off Friday, April 28th

2017 FOX 40 PROSPECT CHALLENGE (#CFCFPC) kicks off Friday, April 28th

April 24, 2017 at 12:43 pmby 0 comments

April 24, 2017 – Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC): Fox 40 and Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) are pleased to announce online broadcast schedule, international entry, CFL official evaluation 2017 FOX 40 PROSPECT CHALLENGE (FPC) football tournament kicks off Friday April 28th at Tim Horton’s Field in Hamilton Canadian Football League (CFL) to evaluateRead More

CFCFPC Battle of the Best (Defence): Seven CFC100s ready to lead Central Canada’s defensive efforts

CFCFPC Battle of the Best (Defence): Seven CFC100s ready to lead Central Canada’s defensive efforts

April 24, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

On Saturday, May 6th at 7:30pm, one of three FOX 40 BATTLE OF THE BEST games will be played at MNP Park at Carleton University. This game will feature the Grade 11 travel team from British Columbia versus the Grade 11 Fox 40 Central team in Ontario. This will beRead More

CFC27 Update (9): 2017 recruiting season wrapped up?

CFC27 Update (9): 2017 recruiting season wrapped up?

April 24, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The final push for this year’s U Sports recruiting season is in full swing. All U Sports teams are fully up to date with today’s update of the CFC27 U Sports Recruiting Rankings. There isn’t any change in the top 5 for both the total rankings and average per playerRead More

2017 NFL Draft: 3 Canadians on the radar

2017 NFL Draft: 3 Canadians on the radar

April 24, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

With the 2017 NFL Draft set to begin on Thursday, April 27th and run straight through until Saturday, CFC will give some insight as to which Canadian prospects have the best chance of hearing their named called over the course of the weekend. Justin Senior – 6’5/331lbs – OL –Read More

CFCFPC Battle of the Best (Offence): Central Canada banking on two CFC100’s under centre to lead the way

CFCFPC Battle of the Best (Offence): Central Canada banking on two CFC100’s under centre to lead the way

April 23, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

On Saturday, May 6th at 7:30pm, one of three FOX 40 BATTLE OF THE BEST games will be played at MNP Park at Carleton University. This game will feature the Grade 11 travel team from British Columbia versus the Grade 11 Fox 40 Central team in Ontario. This will beRead More

DID YOU KNOW (31): Termination, recognition, education and inspiration

DID YOU KNOW (31): Termination, recognition, education and inspiration

April 23, 2017 at 6:25 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: CFL parts ways with Commissioner Jeffrey Orridge Red Deer coach wins provincial bragging rights Flag football camp takes over Investors GroupRead More

Marie-Claude Vincent embodies the fighting spirit of the Montreal Blitz

Marie-Claude Vincent embodies the fighting spirit of the Montreal Blitz

April 22, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

As the Montreal Blitz embark on a new chapter, competing in the Women’s Football Alliance, there was one player that bridged multiple generations, whose spirit for the game defined the landmark years in the Independent Women’s Football League (IWFL). Between 2001 and 2016, Marie-Claude Vincent spent 14 seasons with theRead More

AFL: Holland Hurricanes hold spring training camp

AFL: Holland Hurricanes hold spring training camp

April 21, 2017 at 3:28 pmby 0 comments

Friday, April 21, 2017. Charlottetown – The Holland Hurricanes Football Club, a member of the Atlantic Football League and three-time winner of the Moosehead Cup, is holding a spring camp April 28 to 30. Prospects playing high school and varsity football aged 15 and older are welcome to attend. TheRead More

CCES: Concordia player suspended for presence of cocaine

CCES: Concordia player suspended for presence of cocaine

April 21, 2017 at 3:21 pmby 0 comments

CCES – (Ottawa, Ontario – April 20, 2017) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Frédéric Vézina-Lavergne, a U SPORTS football athlete from Concordia University, received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. The athlete’s urine sample, collected during in-competition doping control on OctoberRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Ep. 3): CFC Top 100, CFCFPC players to watch, CFC27 breakdown

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Ep. 3): CFC Top 100, CFCFPC players to watch, CFC27 breakdown

April 21, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

In this episode hosted by Grant Deme and Branden Scott, we continue our analysis of the CFC100 top prospects, look at the rosters for the upcoming CFCFPC tournaments, as well as break down the CFC27. *This broadcast was created and published by CFC Interns, Grant Deme and Branden Scott, 2017

Viklund in action with the Regina Riot. Image obtained from: https://www.facebook.com/ReginaRiot/

Ashley Viklund among Regina Riot stars ready to shine for Team Canada

April 21, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

As the 2017 WWCFL approaches, which sees the Regina Riot hosting the Manitoba Fearless on May 7, 2017, there is a sense of momentum that builds, as several of its star players enter the season with a sense of celebration and achievement. A significant aspect is attributed to a groupRead More

CJFL: BCFC 2017 schedule released

CJFL: BCFC 2017 schedule released

April 20, 2017 at 12:47 pmby 0 comments

April 20, 2017 – British Columbia Football Conference 2017 BCFC schedule released The 6 teams in the BCFC kick off the upcoming season July 29th with a full slate of games. The Langley Rams get things underway when they host the Vancouver Island Raiders at McLeod Athletic Park @ 4PM. At 6PMRead More

CFCFPC Weekly Update: West Coast squad gives their thoughts on competing in the inaugural Battle of the Best

CFCFPC Weekly Update: West Coast squad gives their thoughts on competing in the inaugural Battle of the Best

April 20, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

With the West Coast team participating in the Battle of the Best series recently announced, we took some time to catch up with the players who will be making the trip to Ottawa on May 6th to get their thoughts on the first ever CFCFPC tryout in B.C, and theirRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Ep 2): CFC100 reactions and analysis

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Ep 2): CFC100 reactions and analysis

April 20, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Ep 2): Hosted by Grant Deme and Branden Scott, we dive into the world of Canadian football prospects. *This broadcast was created and published by CFC Interns, Grant Deme and Branden Scott, 2017

CFCFPC West Coast Combine (40, Shuttle, Broad): Sophomore results

CFCFPC West Coast Combine (40, Shuttle, Broad): Sophomore results

April 19, 2017 at 5:41 pmby 0 comments

Over the next week, the combine results of the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (west coast) will be posted. Sophomore – East First – Last POS Ht Wt 40 Shuttle Broad Brodie Thomas DB 5’8 140 5.1 4.75 7’8 Darren Barg DB 5’10 175 Curtis Farnworth DE 6’0 215 Simon ReinierRead More

 
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