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CFLers’ work is never done

CFLers’ work is never done

May 17, 2010 at 6:40 amby 0 comments

Mike Bradwell wears two hats, literally. For six months, his head is covered by a football helmet as he toils as a receiver for the Toronto Argonauts. The rest of the year, he wears a hard hat while doing his other job as a civil engineer for PCL Construction. ReadRead More

Rouge Radio Show 3

Rouge Radio Show 3

May 16, 2010 at 6:49 pmby 0 comments

RougeRadio.com Show 3 talks with Troy Westwood, Jock Climie, CIS East/West bowl results and an OVFL team in Ontario Listen to the broadcast at www.RougeRadio.com Broadcast #3 brings some pretty interesting interviews; · Troy Westwood of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers talks about the Banjo Bowl and his music · TSNRead More

Terry Shea headlines great McGill Football coaches clinic

Terry Shea headlines great McGill Football coaches clinic

May 16, 2010 at 9:38 amby 0 comments

Terry Shea, QB consultant & former NFL coach, headlined a great weekend of football for football coaches in Quebec and Eastern Ontario. Coach Shea displayed why he tutors most of the top QB picks in the NFL draft on Saturday, going through his skill progression of teaching the QB position.Read More

Windsor grad drafted by Argos

Windsor grad drafted by Argos

May 16, 2010 at 9:12 amby 0 comments

Watt takes unusual route to the pros NORTH Vancouver’s Spencer Watt was drafted by the CFL’s Toronto Argonauts last week, going in the third round of the Canadian draft, 18th overall. You might think the former Windsor secondary and Simon Fraser University wide receiver would be a little bummed outRead More

Surrey Big Kahuna Rams coaches had a look at more than 100 football players at last weekend’s spring camp

Surrey Big Kahuna Rams coaches had a look at more than 100 football players at last weekend’s spring camp

May 14, 2010 at 3:00 pmby 0 comments

After a season in which they advanced all the way to the B.C. finals, the Big Kahuna Rams began preparing for what they hope is an equally successful follow-up performance when they held their annual spring camp last weekend. Read More: [url]http://www.bclocalnews.com/surrey_area/surreyleader/sports/93719474.html Coaches got a chance to see first-hand someRead More

Als sign former NFLer OJ Santiago

Als sign former NFLer OJ Santiago

May 14, 2010 at 2:53 pmby 0 comments

MONTREAL — Montreal Alouettes’ Vice President and General Manager Jim Popp announced today the signing of non-import tight end and NFL veteran O.J. Santiago for the 2010 season. Read More: MontrealAlouettes.com Staff “It will be nice to give O.J. a chance to continue playing football. He may be able toRead More

History – FIRST FOOTBALL GAME WAS MAY 14, 1874

History – FIRST FOOTBALL GAME WAS MAY 14, 1874

May 14, 2010 at 2:41 pmby 0 comments

MONTREAL — This week marks the 137th anniversary of the historic McGill-Harvard rugby-football confrontation. The two-game football series, played at Cambridge, Mass., May 14 and 15, 1874, were the first games of North American-style football. Some may argue that the Princeton-Rutgers game of 1869 was the first football game butRead More

Browns Sign Canadian Football Player After Just a YouTube Video

Browns Sign Canadian Football Player After Just a YouTube Video

May 14, 2010 at 10:21 amby 0 comments

BEREA: Undrafted free-agent offensive tackle Joel Reinders had just revealed that his uncle played in the NHL with Wayne Gretzky when the star of the Browns’ rookie class walked into the locker room. Reinders didn’t mind deferring to quarterback Colt McCoy. ”Do you want to go over there?” Reinders asked.Read More

Sault Minor Football Teams Up With Tim Hortons

Sault Minor Football Teams Up With Tim Hortons

May 14, 2010 at 7:02 amby 0 comments

The Sault Minor Football Association is proud to announce a partnership with Tim Hortons. The Association will form Timbits Football out of their current Mite Division for children between the ages of 8-10. Tim Hortons will also continue to not only sponsor that entire Division but will also have teamsRead More

Jim Popp, Alouettes GM, reportedly could join Redskins

Jim Popp, Alouettes GM, reportedly could join Redskins

May 14, 2010 at 6:59 amby 0 comments

The Redskins are expected to make some additions to their front office soon, and one of the first names to surface is likely an unfamiliar one to most Redskins fans. Jim Popp, the general manager of the Montreal Alouettes in the Canadian Football League, could soon be joining the Redskins’Read More

Local Red Dog cracks team Alberta roster

Local Red Dog cracks team Alberta roster

May 13, 2010 at 4:24 pmby 0 comments

One local football player has the chance of a lifetime as made the cut onto team Alberta’s roster for the Football Canada Cup. Cole McCormick will play for team Alberta at the 2010 Canada Cup. McCormick plays full-back for the midget tier-2 Red Dogs in the Capital District Minor FootballRead More

CFLers tour Sackville, NB

CFLers tour Sackville, NB

May 13, 2010 at 3:46 pmby 0 comments

The young football players who enjoyed the company of the Toronto Argonauts yesterday have but one man to thank. Mount Allison football manager Wray Perkin set up the Argos trip and came up with the whole idea. Read More: [url]http://timestranscript.canadaeast.com/newstoday/article/1050916 “It popped into my head around Christmas time,” Perkin said.Read More

BEST 6-MAN PLAYERS FROM AMERICA AND CANADA TO MEET IN 14TH CAN-AM BOWL

BEST 6-MAN PLAYERS FROM AMERICA AND CANADA TO MEET IN 14TH CAN-AM BOWL

May 13, 2010 at 6:38 amby 0 comments

Canadians to host Americans in 14th Can-Am 6-A-Side Bowl on July 3 in football crazy Saskatchewan. American Head Coach Perry Allen and Coach Jason Boyda of Canada share their thoughts on the game and the week’s events. Read More: [url]http://www.usafootball.com/articles/displayArticle/7417/9387 High school football is alive and strong. Over one millionRead More

Six local football players selected for Canada Cup

Six local football players selected for Canada Cup

May 12, 2010 at 2:44 pmby 0 comments

Okotoks football players and coaches will make up a large contingent of a group that will fly to Nova Scotia this summer to play some football. The foothills had six players selected to the U-18 Team Alberta that will play in the Football Canada Cup in Wolfville, Nova Scotia JulyRead More

OVFL alumni drafted in the CFL

OVFL alumni drafted in the CFL

May 12, 2010 at 6:13 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) is a summer tackle (3 age groupings) league played throughout the province of Ontario. The following is a list of OVFL alumni who were drafted recently by CFL teams. Click on VIDEO to watch university hilites of Gore, Allen, & Smith. The OVFL seasonRead More

CFL stars train with Sackville, NB youngsters

CFL stars train with Sackville, NB youngsters

May 12, 2010 at 6:08 amby 0 comments

SACKVILLE – Defensive tackle Etienne Légaré is anxious to play. Etienne Légaré of the Toronto Argonauts demonstrates a game face for a group of young players in Sackville yesterday. The 27-year-old has just returned from Cuba to wind down, mentally clear his head and get ready to play the 2010Read More

Dream of playing pro

Dream of playing pro

May 12, 2010 at 6:01 amby 0 comments

WATCH HILITES NOW ON CFC At age 21, Fredericton’s Justin Conn is looking to play football at the highest level there is in Canada. Justin Conn, who played his high school football at Fredericton High School before going to Bishop’s University where he played four seasons with the Gaiters, isRead More

CFL could make room for Canadian QBs

CFL could make room for Canadian QBs

May 11, 2010 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

Written by Winnipeg Blue Bomber Doug Brown Every off-season, usually following the CFL Canadian draft, the debate about making a mandatory spot on every roster for a Canadian quarterback resurfaces in earnest. To update the progress of this annual idea, I can tell you this much. Though I can’t discloseRead More

Team Alberta selected for Football Canada Cup

Team Alberta selected for Football Canada Cup

May 11, 2010 at 6:39 amby 0 comments

High school football all-star squad will head to Canada Cup in July When Team Alberta heads off to the Football Canada Cup in July, it has a reputation to uphold. Alberta won its last title in 2007 and has finished runner-up the last two years. Read More: [URL]http://www.edmontonsun.com/sports/football/2010/05/10/13899726.html “It wasRead More

Ontario Football Conference pre-season coaches notes

Ontario Football Conference pre-season coaches notes

May 10, 2010 at 7:04 pmby 0 comments

The Ontario Football Conference enters the 2010 season with seven teams with the addition of the Brampton Bears. The season opens with two games Saturday August 7th at 7:00 pm. The Bears open at home with the Burlington Braves as the opposition. The second will see a replay of theRead More

 
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