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Mind of McCabe: With all the rule changes, don’t forget that referees are struggling too

Mind of McCabe: With all the rule changes, don’t forget that referees are struggling too

February 25, 2017 at 8:59 amby 0 comments

Photo courtesy of cfl.ca I don’t like referees, coaches don’t like referees, players don’t like referees. They are essentially the one thing that keeps all fans united across sports. I do, however, have more respect for them now more than ever before in a football landscape that changes like theRead More

In action with Team Blue at the 2017 WWFG (Image obtained from: http://www.colts.com/photos/photo-gallery/2017-NFL-Pro-Bowl---Day-Four---WOMENS-WORLD-FOOTBALL-GAMES/62833b51-9334-46f5-8bb9-fb6e54420544)

Lisa Gomes representing new generation of Canadian female football heroes

February 25, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Emerging as one of the premier players for the WWCFL’s Calgary Rage, running back Lisa Gomes has seen her career grow by a quantum leap. All indications are that the calendar year 2017 may prove to be the most memorable in her dynamic career. From the outset, Gomes earned aRead More

OBIT: Rams mourn passing of former head coach Gord Currie

OBIT: Rams mourn passing of former head coach Gord Currie

February 24, 2017 at 8:53 amby 0 comments

We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of legendary coach Gord Currie. He was head coach of the Rams from 1965 to 1976. pic.twitter.com/ZZaR7ZI3Jz — U. of Regina Rams (@reginarams) February 23, 2017 The University of Regina Rams are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of legendaryRead More

Southern Ontario Honorable Mentions 2016: “I don’t think there are enough words to describe what football has taught me”

Southern Ontario Honorable Mentions 2016: “I don’t think there are enough words to describe what football has taught me”

February 24, 2017 at 6:30 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

Warriors announce coaching staff

Warriors announce coaching staff

February 24, 2017 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

Waterloo Warriors football head coach Chris Bertoia is pleased to announce the programs coaching staff for the 2017 season.  The Warriors staff will have all but one familiar face returning as Defensive Coordinator Matt Robichaud has resigned his position. “First off I’d like to recognize and thank Matt for his loyaltyRead More

Ohio running back, Maleek Irons, arrested

Ohio running back, Maleek Irons, arrested

February 24, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

According to the Post, Ohio running back, Maleek Irons, was arrested early Saturday morning after allegedly driving under the influence on Stewart Street. In 2015, Irons appeared in seven games for the Bobcats, rushed for 198 yards and four touchdowns on 33 carries, caught three passes for 33 yard, ranRead More

Pro day for Auclair, has his sights set on NFL

Pro day for Auclair, has his sights set on NFL

February 24, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

#81 Antony Auclair, Laval Rouge et Or 2016 Vanier Cup Champions. Laval Rouge et Or, Antony Auclair, will be looking to showcase his skills in his upcoming pro-day on Monday March 13, 2017. The 6’6, 254 lb. tight end has drawn interest from numerous NFL teams. In May, he recordedRead 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

U Sports: UBC Thunderbirds add another to their coaching staff

U Sports: UBC Thunderbirds add another to their coaching staff

February 24, 2017 at 5:10 amby 0 comments

TBirdNation..former HC @ubctbirds joins current staff as assistant! @jayprepchuk will focus on QB skills and development. Key acquisition! pic.twitter.com/2cqswtAtXw — Blake Nill (@CoachNill) February 23, 2017 Former UBC head coach, Jay Prepchuk will be returning to the sidelines this time as an assistant coach working with the quarterbacks. Prepchuk currentlyRead More

SELECTION CAMP VIDEO Ottawa (FPC): Saturday February 18th

SELECTION CAMP VIDEO Ottawa (FPC): Saturday February 18th

February 23, 2017 at 12:21 pmby 0 comments

SELECTION CAMP VIDEO Ottawa (FPC): Saturday February 18th  

U Sports 2017 recruiting analysis (RSEQ): The Rouge et Or reload

U Sports 2017 recruiting analysis (RSEQ): The Rouge et Or reload

February 23, 2017 at 6:25 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). CHAMPIONS! Le #rougeetor ajoute une 9e Coupe Vanier à sa collection record! | https://t.co/lB6Ur7m5zP | #GoLaval #Vanier52 pic.twitter.com/F2Etp2qm1IRead More

Bishop’s add to coaching staff

Bishop’s add to coaching staff

February 23, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Experienced Erdman joins @GaitersHC and @UBishops gridiron coaching staff #GaiterNation https://t.co/UWObf8bEG9 — Bishop's Gaiters (@BishopsGaiters) February 23, 2017 SHERBROOKE, Que. – A CFL veteran as both a player and coach, a Grey Cup champion and a number of connections at the U SPORTS level are all part of Jerome Erdman’sRead More

BCFC: VI Raiders hire Hocking as head coach

BCFC: VI Raiders hire Hocking as head coach

February 23, 2017 at 5:10 amby 0 comments

.@ViRaiders promote Doug Hocking to head coach, as Erdman moves on to universityhttps://t.co/QA2Xfk1zoS @BCFC_Media @CJFLnews #Nanaimo pic.twitter.com/RkFu1IQ1qT — NanaimoNewsNOW.com (@NanaimoNewsNOW) February 22, 2017 As reported in the Nanaimo News, the VI Raiders have hired Doug Hocking as their new head coach for the 2017 season. He will take over for JeromeRead More

OBIT (CFL): The passing of Bernie Custis

OBIT (CFL): The passing of Bernie Custis

February 23, 2017 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

The Canadian Football League released the following statement today on the passing of Canadian Football Hall of Famer, Bernie Custis: “Trailblazers are rightly remembered for being the first. Bernie Custis, the first black professional quarterback in the modern era starting with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 1951, should be revered asRead More

SELECTION CAMP VIDEO Varsity (FPC): Sunday February 19 WEST/HALTON-PEEL region

SELECTION CAMP VIDEO Varsity (FPC): Sunday February 19 WEST/HALTON-PEEL region

February 23, 2017 at 3:22 amby 0 comments

SELECTION CAMP VIDEO Varsity (FPC): Sunday February 19 WEST/HALTON-PEEL region

 
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