Lumsden in medal contention at Olympics

February 21, 2010 at 8:56 amby 0 comments

WHISTLER — Edmonton’s Pierre Lueders is still in the hunt but there’ll be no 2010 Olympic medal in the two-man bobsleigh for Canadian pilot Lyndon Rush. The 29-year-old from Humboldt, Sask., rolled his sled on his second run at treacherous corner 13 Saturday as Pork Chop Hill, Mount Carnage, whateverRead More

2010 draft watch: Top 10 Wide Receivers

February 20, 2010 at 4:01 pmby 0 comments

There are a few underclassmen WR prospects that are ready for the NFL. There also seems to be a few teams that are going to need a legitimate number one receiver, and one of them (Cleveland Browns) will have a very high draft pick. In 2009 there were four receiversRead More

Two Canadians sign with Div 2 University of Mary

February 20, 2010 at 1:55 pmby 0 comments

Bismarck, ND – University of Mary head football coach Myron Schulz announced today the signings of 38 high school student-athletes who have committed to continue their education and play football at U-Mary. “Every recruiting class is exciting as we get to bring new members into the University of Mary family,”Read More

Sonics complete their dream season with thrilling victory (NB 10-man)

February 20, 2010 at 1:26 pmby 0 comments

High School: Sussex, Moncton earn provincial football championships MONCTON – Three plays defined a season and kept the Sussex Sonics perfect. The Sonics, led by a determined defensive stand late in the fourth quarter, edged the St. Stephen Spartans 16-13 in the New Brunswick High School Football League’s 10-man divisionRead More

Knights win N.B. grid title

February 20, 2010 at 1:22 pmby 0 comments

Marc McDougall scores pair of TDs in 43-21 victory over Trojans Moncton High Purple Knights running back Marc McDougall has been waiting for this moment since he first strapped on his helmet as a peewee player nearly 10 years ago. McDougall, with the power of a plowhorse and the speedRead More

Argos announce 2010 coaching staff

February 19, 2010 at 2:26 pmby 0 comments

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – At a media conference today, the Toronto Argonauts Football Club unveiled its 2010 coaching staff. Led by Head Coach Jim Barker, the eight members of the staff feature a combination of CFL experience, coaching experience and youth. With long-time coaching veteran Chip Garber as Defensive Coordinator andRead More

2010 draft watch: Top 10 running backs

February 19, 2010 at 1:22 pmby 0 comments

Clemson’s C.J. Spiller averaged 5.4 yards per carry and 12.8 yards per catch in ’08.Sporting News draft expert Russ Lande, a former NFL scout, takes a quick look at the running back class for the 2010 NFL draft heading into the college season: 1. C.J. Spiller, Clemson, 5-11/195. Spiller, whoRead More

Argos acquire Copeland from the Stamps

February 17, 2010 at 9:17 pmby 0 comments

TORONTO — Jim Barker and Jeremaine Copeland are together again. The Toronto Argonauts acquired slotback Copeland from the Calgary Stampeders on Wednesday for receiver P.K. Sam. The move reunited Barker and Copeland for the fourth time, and the good news for Argos fans is the two were part of championship-winningRead More

Alberta and Nova Scotia announce training camp rosters for U18 Football Canada Cup

February 17, 2010 at 7:50 pmby 0 comments

Team Nova Scotia

Alberta and Nova Scotia announce training camp rosters for U18 Football Canada Cup

February 17, 2010 at 1:32 amby 0 comments

Team Nova Scotia Mitch Cross DB David Culligan DB Todd Dow DB Tyrell Giffin DB Kolby Graburn DB Patrick LeClair DB Kenzie MacNeil DB Adam Olsen DB William Zed DB Quinn Everett DL Jacob Gee DL Bradley Long DL Adam Melanson DL Devon Marshall DL Terrence Mendes DL Dylan TuftsRead More

Free Agent signings begin – Argos Active

February 17, 2010 at 1:09 amby 0 comments

The Toronto Argonauts didn’t wait long to dip into the CFL’s free-agent waters. The Argos signed cornerback Byron Parker and offensive lineman Cedric Gagne-Marcoux on Tuesday. Parker spent most of last season with the Edmonton Eskimos while Gagne-Marcoux was with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Both Parker and Gagne-Marcoux had their previousRead More

2010 NFL Draft: Quarterback Rankings

February 16, 2010 at 8:02 amby 0 comments

Jimmy Clausen, Notre Dame – Scouting Report Height: 6-3. Weight: 217. Projected 40 Time: 4.80. Projected Round (2010): Top 4 Pick. 1/3/10: Jimmy Clausen has declared for the 2010 NFL Draft. Though some of the big-media people are a little behind, Jimmy Clausen has a great shot at going No.Read More

Top 10 Free Agents

February 15, 2010 at 1:12 amby 0 comments

SANDRO DEANGELIS, K Calgary Stamps kicker has been on NFL tryout the past few weeks. The former Grey Cup Most Outstanding Canadian’s 83.4 field-goal percentage gave him the title of most accurate kicker in league history last season. BYRON PARKER, CB His timely departure from the Argonauts last season helpedRead More

Western to host East-West Bowl May 8

February 13, 2010 at 1:48 amby 0 comments

Courtesy of Andy Watson, Western Ontario sports information OTTAWA – The University of Western Ontario Mustangs football team will host the 2010 East-West Bowl, presented by Under Armour, Saturday, May 8, at 1 p.m. at TD Waterhouse Stadium in London, Ont. The event will be held at Western for theRead More

Ricky Foley (Courtice, ON) signs with Seahawks

February 13, 2010 at 1:44 amby 0 comments

BC Lions defensive end Ricky Foley, who is scheduled to become a CFL free agent on February 15, has agreed to terms with the Seattle Seahawks of the NFL. The 6’2, 245-pound native of Courtice, Ontario led the CFL in sacks last season with 12, also recording 51 defensive tacklesRead More