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Mind of McCabe: Four U Sports draftees who could make an impact in their rookie season

May 27, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Each year, a new crop of prospects receive that life changing phone call from a CFL general manager on draft day, and with it comes a minefield of stories that are laid out in front of us with it being anybody’s guess which one is going to explode.

Toronto unveils recruiting class of 2017

Toronto unveils recruiting class of 2017

May 27, 2017 at 5:25 amby 0 comments

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues football program is proud to announce the recruiting class for the 2017 season. “Our incoming class is a good mixture of offensive and defensive players who can make an immediate impact and become mainstays in the program for years to come,” said Varsity BluesRead More

U Sports Recruiting Wrap (11): Recruits from out west are wooed to the east

U Sports Recruiting Wrap (11): Recruits from out west are wooed to the east

May 19, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC will do our best to provide you with a synopsis of all the hustle and bustle of this busy 2017 recruiting season. The following is a look of each conference’s recent recruiting highlights of the week. Let’s get you caught up….. 2017 U Sports COMMITS PAGE CFC100 CLASS 2017 RANKINGSRead More

2017 U SPORTS Valero East-West Bowl: West runs away in fourth quarter

2017 U SPORTS Valero East-West Bowl: West runs away in fourth quarter

May 14, 2017 at 11:35 amby 0 comments

QUEBEC CITY (U SPORTS) – Regina quarterback Noah Picton threw two touchdown passes in the fourth quarter to put the game out of reach for the East, paving the way for a 37-13 West victory during the 15th annual U SPORTS Valero East-West Bowl, at TELUS-UL Stadium in front ofRead More

(Gary Waterman of the AUS champion StFX X-Men and Wayne Harris Jr. of the Vanier Cup finalist Calgary Dinos.)

U SPORTS East-West Bowl: Coaching staffs, roster changes announced

May 9, 2017 at 12:46 pmby 0 comments

U SPORTS East-West Bowl: Coaching staffs, roster changes announced; Valero named title sponsor for next two years QUEBEC CITY (U SPORTS) – Wayne Harris Jr. of the Vanier Cup finalist Calgary Dinos and Gary Waterman of the AUS champion StFX X-Men were introduced to the media Tuesday in Quebec cityRead More

WOLFE: Recruited Player – How Do I Decide – Part 2

WOLFE: Recruited Player – How Do I Decide – Part 2

May 9, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

This the second part of how a recruited athlete can insure he has investigated the issues most important to him as he looks at various university options. Part 1 centered on some of the more “social” aspects of the decision – location, school size, community size, residence (residence life); asRead More

CFC27 update (FINAL): East-West Bowl on the horizon, NFL/CFL drafts complete

CFC27 update (FINAL): East-West Bowl on the horizon, NFL/CFL drafts complete

May 8, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

With both the NFL and CFL drafts complete and U Sports heading into its East-West Bowl week, which brings about one of the well deserved dead periods in recruiting, this will be our last CFC27 recruiting update for the 2017 recruiting class. That being said, again, there wasn’t much changeRead More

Winnipeg, Manitoba - Bisons Football vs Alberta Golden Bears October 23. Jeff Miller-Bison Sports-

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

U Sports recruiting wrap (10): Spring camp in the ‘Q’, Huskies set coaching staff, Acadia brings in 3

U Sports recruiting wrap (10): Spring camp in the ‘Q’, Huskies set coaching staff, Acadia brings in 3

May 6, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC will do our best to provide you with a synopsis of all the hustle and bustle of this busy 2017 recruiting season. The following is a look of each conference’s recent recruiting highlights of the week. Let’s get you caught up….. 2017 U Sports COMMITS PAGE CFC100 CLASS 2017 RANKINGSRead More

Simonise earned All-Canadian honours last season with 51 catches for 1,079 yards and 11 touchdowns in eight games (Jeff McIntosh/AP)

5 CFL prospects not eligible for 2017 draft

May 4, 2017 at 1:50 pmby 0 comments

Five prospects for the 2017 CFL Draft will be eligible in 2018 due to CFL and CFLPA rules regarding anti-doping rule violations TORONTO (May 4, 2017) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today that five prospects for the 2017 CFL Draft on May 7th will not be eligible for thisRead More

CCES: Regina Ram’s player tests positive for prohibited anabolic agent

CCES: Regina Ram’s player tests positive for prohibited anabolic agent

May 4, 2017 at 1:44 pmby 0 comments

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced Thursday that under the rules of the Canadian Anti-Doping Program (CADP), it has asserted an anti-doping rule violation against University of Regina Rams player Michael Stefanovic. Stefanovic’s urine sample, collected during out-of-competition doping control at the CFL Western Regional Combine inRead More

Gray tops CWUAA prospect rankings ahead of CFL draft

Gray tops CWUAA prospect rankings ahead of CFL draft

May 4, 2017 at 11:31 amby 0 comments

Highlights:  Manitoba offensive lineman Geoff Gray is the top-ranked Canada West player heading into Sunday’s CFL Draft, according to the conference’s head coaches The CW CFL Prospect Rankings provide insight into how CW coaches view the rest of the conference’s draft-eligible players The 2017 CFL Draft is scheduled for Sunday,Read More

Saskatchewan Huskies announce Special Teams staff

Saskatchewan Huskies announce Special Teams staff

May 3, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

University of Saskatchewan football head coach Scott Flory announced his special teams staff for the 2017 season Tuesday morning highlighted by veteran coach Jerry Friesen.   A member of the University of Saskatchewan Athletic Wall of Fame and the Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame, Friesen joins the Huskies with 25Read More

Krown Countdown U:  CFL/NFL Draft preview

Krown Countdown U: CFL/NFL Draft preview

May 1, 2017 at 5:35 amby 1 comment

The panel looks at the drafts through a Canadian College lens.

CFC27 update (10): 2017 recruiting season wrapping up

CFC27 update (10): 2017 recruiting season wrapping up

May 1, 2017 at 5:30 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. For the second week in a row, the top five spots remain the same for both totalRead More

Félix Ménard-Brière, un ancien des DesMonts de la polyvalente des Monts, participera au plus gros match de football universitaire canadien ce samedi 29 novembre.

Photo Credit: James Hajjar

Ménard-Brière will try his luck with the New York Giants

April 30, 2017 at 3:26 pmby 0 comments

April 30, 2017 – sets out to conquer the United States. The Université de Montréal Carabins kicker was invited to the New York Giants’ Mini-camp, which will be held May 12-14. Ménard Brière has been contacted by the Giants’ management over the past few days in order to participate inRead More

U Sports recruiting wrap (9): Coaching staff announcements, Dinos, Rams release recruiting class

U Sports recruiting wrap (9): Coaching staff announcements, Dinos, Rams release recruiting class

April 29, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC will do our best to provide you with a synopsis of all the hustle and bustle of this busy 2017 recruiting season. The following is a look of each conference’s recent recruiting highlights of the week. Let’s get you caught up….. 2017 U Sports COMMITS PAGE CFC100 CLASS 2017 RANKINGSRead More

Jabari Arthur joins Dinos as receiver coach

Jabari Arthur joins Dinos as receiver coach

April 29, 2017 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

CALGARY – The University of Calgary Dinos are pleased to welcome former Calgary Stampeder Jabari Arthur as their receivers coach for the 2017 Canada West football season. Arthur made his debut at McMahon Stadium Friday morning as the Dinos kicked off their annual Spring Camp. The Dinos, who captured theirRead More

2017 Dinos announce recruiting class: O-Line, QB, RB

2017 Dinos announce recruiting class: O-Line, QB, RB

April 28, 2017 at 10:00 amby 0 comments

CALGARY – Ahead of this weekend’s Spring Camp at McMahon Stadium, the University of Calgary Dinos football team is pleased to announce its recruiting class for the 2017 season. Today, we introduce 12 offensive athletes who have committed to the Dinos, part of the overall recruiting class of 45 thatRead More

Dinos announce 2017 recruiting class: Defensive line, 3 CFC100”s

Dinos announce 2017 recruiting class: Defensive line, 3 CFC100”s

April 26, 2017 at 2:54 pmby 0 comments

CALGARY – Ahead of this weekend’s Spring Camp at McMahon Stadium, the University of Calgary Dinos football team is pleased to announce its recruiting class for the 2017 season. Today, we introduce nine defensive linemen who have committed to the Dinos, part of the overall recruiting class of 45 thatRead More

 
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