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NFL Canadian Performances (9): Wilson getting it done in Seattle

NFL Canadian Performances (9): Wilson getting it done in Seattle

November 7, 2017 at 11:08 amby 0 comments

Canadian performances in week 9 of 2017 NFL season Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) will be following and reporting on the weekly performances of all Canadians – and those who have declared themselves as Nationals – playing in the CFL.   Tyrone Crawford, DE, Dallas Cowboys (Windsor, ON) – Boise State FBS /Read More

CFL Tom Pate Nominees

CFL Tom Pate Nominees

November 7, 2017 at 10:50 amby 0 comments

(Mississauga, ON) At each Grey Cup, the Canadian Football League Players’ Association has the honour of presenting the Tom Pate Award. It is an award presented not just for one’s ability to perform on the field, but rather it is an award given to a player who also displays qualitiesRead More

105TH GREY CUP playoffs are set

105TH GREY CUP playoffs are set

November 6, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (November 5, 2017) – Following an 81-game regular season, the 105th Grey Cup Playoff matchups are now set. The Eastern Semi-Final features West Division crossover team Saskatchewan Roughriders visiting TD Place to take on the Ottawa REDBLACKS. In the Western Semi-Final the Winnipeg Blue Bombers will host the EdmontonRead More

#FPC17 West Coast Selection Camp Tryout (credit: Katie Burt, CFC)

WOLFE: Non-contact football prep

November 5, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

My previous opinion piece, “Is it Time for BIG Change”, included a statement, some would see as controversial. The statement claimed that athletes can prepare to play the game of football at a high level, with little if any live contact. Many coaches and perhaps as many athletes, would disagree.Read More

DID YOU KNOW: Linemen love, Bahamian baller, fantasy football, Raging on

DID YOU KNOW: Linemen love, Bahamian baller, fantasy football, Raging on

November 5, 2017 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly installment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Teammates on the field, brothers off the field The inspiring and improbable story of Acadia’s Eugene McMinns B.C. Lions give superRead More

Parker Begg with Heach Coach, Chris Cartwright (Photo by Lorne White/KelownaNow.com)

Kelowna Owls are T.O.U.G.H. at heart, bring a young man’s dream to life

November 5, 2017 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

In a world where ‘win at all’ costs seems to be the mantra of many, if not most, sports, you are hard pressed to find inspirational stories where sport becomes a vehicle for a much deeper and impactful meaning to all those who participate and create opportunities within it. That’sRead More

Game PREVIEW: CFC10 Football North Clarkson ‘hates to lose,’ faces St. Joes in North Bowl

Game PREVIEW: CFC10 Football North Clarkson ‘hates to lose,’ faces St. Joes in North Bowl

November 4, 2017 at 6:40 amby 1 comment

North Bowl – Football North Clarkson vs. Football North St. Joes First, there was CFC10 No.1 Football North Clarkson, and then, there was the expansion program, CFC10 No. 4 Football North St. Joes. Now, the two will duke it out in a one-shot, winner-take-all game in Ottawa with bragging rightsRead More

Nissan Kickoff Project to Support Students Across Canada for Fourth Consecutive Year

Nissan Kickoff Project to Support Students Across Canada for Fourth Consecutive Year

November 3, 2017 at 5:55 pmby 0 comments

Show support for a local youth football team to enter the #GreyCup VIP Trip Contest! #NissanKickoffProject 🏆🏈 Rules: https://t.co/G9ChDaQT4H pic.twitter.com/tHq1uj4ncs — Nissan Canada (@nissancanada) October 27, 2017 Mississauga, Ont. (November 3, 2017) – Starting with six schools across three provinces, the Nissan Kickoff Project, in partnership with the Canadian FootballRead More

Photo courtesy of Todd Ternovan

Windsor AKO Fratmen Win Ontario Conference

November 2, 2017 at 4:20 pmby 0 comments

Windsor AKO Fratmen 34 Hamilton Hurricanes 20 Despite an incredible 509 yards of total offence from the Hamilton Hurricanes, the Windsor AKO Fratmen clinched the Ontario Conference title with a 34-20 victory. The Fratmen wasted little time in the championship game scoring 17 points in the opening quarter on theRead More

Football Canada U19 National Team includes 20 CFC100s, 3 CFC60s [ROSTER]

Football Canada U19 National Team includes 20 CFC100s, 3 CFC60s [ROSTER]

November 2, 2017 at 5:43 amby 0 comments

Football Canada has announced the first set of players which will be part of the national under-19 team that will participate at the 2018 International Bowl in Arlington, Texas this upcoming January. So far, the roster consists of 37 players and come from Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick,Read More

CFL announces 2017 team award winners

CFL announces 2017 team award winners

November 2, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

TORONTO — The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced on Wednesday the team winners for the 2017 Shaw CFL Awards. The award recipients were selected by voting members of the Football Reporters of Canada (FRC) and CFL head coaches. In this first ballot, FRC representatives from each CFL city as wellRead More

Shaw CFL top performers (19): Spencer, Rainey and Banks named

Shaw CFL top performers (19): Spencer, Rainey and Banks named

October 31, 2017 at 11:47 amby 0 comments

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS OF WEEK 19 AND OCTOBER Spencer, Rainey and Banks named Shaw CFL Top Performers of Week 19; Banks, Reilly and Masoli Top Performers of October Tuesday, October 31, 2017 — TORONTO (October 31, 2017) – Diontae Spencer, Chris Rainey and Brandon Banks were named the Shaw CFLRead More

NFL Canadian Performances (8): Onyemata dominates

NFL Canadian Performances (8): Onyemata dominates

October 31, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Canadian performances in week 8 of 2017 NFL season Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) will be following and reporting on the weekly performances of all Canadians – and those who have declared themselves as Nationals – playing in the CFL.   Tyrone Crawford, DE, Dallas Cowboys (Windsor, ON) – Boise State FBS /Read More

BCFC Musings for Oct 30th

BCFC Musings for Oct 30th

October 30, 2017 at 6:46 pmby 0 comments

The 2017 BCFC season is in the books, and I distinctly remember thinking way back on opening weekend July 29, that it would be over before we know it. It would have been nice if our season went through to the Canadian Bowl Nov 11th, but those honors will goRead More

Members of Ecole L’Odyssée Olympiens stand for the national anthem before a game against the Saint John Greyhounds in Moncton on Friday. (DARREN CALABRESE/THE GLOBE AND MAIL)

WOLFE: Is It Time For BIG Changes?

October 29, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

I suspect everyone reading this piece is a fan of football and desperately wants to see the game not only continue, but to thrive. I have written articles pointing out how much negative press the game has received; notably with regard to health issues (brain injuries). I have also reportedRead More

DID YOU KNOW: Setting record straight, grieving Mom breaks silence, touchdown Atlantic, Nissan aids Nelson, cancer takes former Gryphon

DID YOU KNOW: Setting record straight, grieving Mom breaks silence, touchdown Atlantic, Nissan aids Nelson, cancer takes former Gryphon

October 29, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly installment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition Huron Heights here to stay Grieving mother breaks her silence An awesome moment in NB high school game Nelson Lords get aRead More

Mind of McCabe: 2017 OFSAA Bowl Festival Regional Matchups and Breakdown

Mind of McCabe: 2017 OFSAA Bowl Festival Regional Matchups and Breakdown

October 28, 2017 at 6:35 amby 0 comments

When your job is to obsess over Ontario high school football, getting a fresh list of bowl matchups to aimlessly stare at is a little bit like Christmas morning – except I don’t remember ever having a migraine after opening presents. It took me a while to figure out allRead More

Hurricanes look to advance to AFL championship game

Hurricanes look to advance to AFL championship game

October 26, 2017 at 1:39 pmby 0 comments

Thursday, October 26, 2017. Charlottetown – The Holland College men’s football team will be looking to advance to the AFL championship game when they square off against the Dalhousie Tigers in the semifinal this Saturday at 1 p.m. at UPEI Alumni Canada Games Place.  The ‘Canes enjoyed last week’s victoryRead More

BCFC: Cullen Cup Players of the Week

BCFC: Cullen Cup Players of the Week

October 24, 2017 at 12:42 pmby 0 comments

BC Lions British Columbia Football Conference Players of the Week Bcfootballconference.com   Players of the Week Oct 24, 2017 Cullen Cup Players of the Game   Offense –Running back, Zander Bailey-VI Raiders 25 carries for 113 yards Rookie Zander Bailey has been the #2 back in the VI Raiders backfieldRead More

Banks, Wilder and Carter named Shaw CFL Top Performers

Banks, Wilder and Carter named Shaw CFL Top Performers

October 24, 2017 at 12:39 pmby 0 comments

https://twitter.com/CFL/status/922840532627357699 SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – WEEK 18 Banks, Wilder and Carter named Shaw CFL Top Performers Tuesday, October 24, 2017 — TORONTO (October 24th, 2017) – Brandon Banks, James Wilder Jr. and Duron Carter were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 18 of the CFL’sRead More

 
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