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Alberta Senior Bowl has evolved

Alberta Senior Bowl has evolved

May 22, 2010 at 7:44 amby 0 comments

It started as a way to facilitate recruitment, but now it’s more of a parting gift. This weekend, the best high school football players in the province are gathering in preparation for the 21st annual Football Alberta Senior Bowl. The game, which traditionally alternates between Edmonton and Calgary, takes placeRead More

Eskimos new facility a recruiting tool

Eskimos new facility a recruiting tool

May 22, 2010 at 7:39 amby 0 comments

As if the Edmonton Eskimos needed any help acquiring free agents, the Canadian Football League team’s new 3,000 square-foot locker-room will go even further toward attracting future members of the Green and Gold. “The visiting teams that come in here, walking through here, everyone is going to be knocking onRead More

Alberta High School Senior Bowl Weekend

Alberta High School Senior Bowl Weekend

May 21, 2010 at 4:01 pmby 0 comments

They’ve gone to battle for each other and won city and provincial championships on the high school gridiron. And this weekend, four of Notre Dame high school’s Grade 12 football standouts will get one last chance to compete together before they head off in separate directions in the fall. ReadRead More

Stadiium building begins in Winnipeg

Stadiium building begins in Winnipeg

May 21, 2010 at 3:54 pmby 0 comments

Left to right: CFL Commissioner; Premier Greg Selinger; Mayor Sam Katz; Executive Chairman of Creswin Properties Inc. David Asper; University of Manitoba President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. David Barnard. Photo by Chris Reid. University of Manitoba President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. David Barnard joined Premier Greg Selinger, Mayor Sam Katz, Bill Watchorn,Read More

DE Ihekwoaba wants to make jump from Canada to NFL

DE Ihekwoaba wants to make jump from Canada to NFL

May 21, 2010 at 3:46 pmby 0 comments

Chima Ihekwoaba could be getting ready for his rookie season in the CFL, taking advantage of an opportunity to get paid to play football as a second-round pick of the Montreal Alouettes. He’s trying to take the road less traveled across the border. The defensive end is getting a chanceRead More

Toronto Thunder JV lean on running game and defense

Toronto Thunder JV lean on running game and defense

May 21, 2010 at 3:05 pmby 0 comments

Toronto Thunder Junior Varsity Team, participating in the Ontario Varsity Football League, look to lean on a solid running game and stringent defense in 2010. Keep track of the Thunder in this summers OVFL season.

Toronto Thunder JV lean on running game and defense

Toronto Thunder JV lean on running game and defense

May 21, 2010 at 7:06 amby 0 comments

Toronto Thunder Junior Varsity Team, participating in the Ontario Varsity Football League, look to lean on a solid running game and stringent defense in 2010. Keep track of the Thunder in this summers OVFL season. TEAM STRENGTH… Our Defense and running game. IN ORDER TO BE SUCCESSFUL WE MUST… WeRead More

BRANTFORD BISONS PREPARE FOR SPRING SEASON

BRANTFORD BISONS PREPARE FOR SPRING SEASON

May 21, 2010 at 6:59 amby 0 comments

The Brantford Bisons are ready to go for the 2010 Spring Season with three teams entered in the Ontario Varsity Football League and three teams in the Ontario Minor Football League. This is the first year that the Bisons have run six teams out onto the field during the spring,Read More

Junior Falcons look to defend title

Junior Falcons look to defend title

May 20, 2010 at 11:32 amby 0 comments

Nawaz Tahir understands the sky-high expectations. Last summer, Norbert Wolf coached the London Junior Falcons to their third Ontario Varsity Football League title in the past five years on home turf at TD Waterhouse Stadium. Then, he moved to British Columbia. Read More: [url]http://www.lfpress.com/sports/highschool/2010/05/19/14015166.html “Norbert left big shoes to fill,”Read More

Practices going well for Ed Henick Senior Bowl in Saskatoon

Practices going well for Ed Henick Senior Bowl in Saskatoon

May 20, 2010 at 11:29 amby 0 comments

Coaches of North, South squads get first exposure to 12-man football in annual game for Grade 12 players. Even though there will be more players on the field than they are used to, coaches Jaret Ross and Mark Anderson don’t foresee any problems. During the high school football season bothRead More

CFL players encourage Sackville youth to live healthy lifestyle

CFL players encourage Sackville youth to live healthy lifestyle

May 20, 2010 at 11:23 amby 0 comments

Youth in the Sackville area had a golden opportunity last week to get up close and personal with a pair of CFL players and learn some valuable football skills at the same time. Toronto Argonauts running back Andre Durie and defensive tackle Étienne Légaré were special guests of the communityRead More

Peewee Ironmen hope to make the jump to next level

Peewee Ironmen hope to make the jump to next level

May 20, 2010 at 6:31 amby 0 comments

The peewee team is hoping to make the jump to the next level, for the past 2 years we have been knocked out in the second round of the playoffs, with a lot of hard work we expect to get to further into the playoffs and compete with the topRead More

JR. Ironmen poised for great things

JR. Ironmen poised for great things

May 20, 2010 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

The 2010 JV Ironmen are poised for another great season. On offence 2[SUP]nd[/SUP] year golden armed QB Chris Jugovic should light up the aerial attack hitting talented newcomers Matt Lascelle and Jorden Brucculeri along with a host of other good looking recruits. The O-line will be led by veterans MattRead More

Ironmen Varsity look to challenge for the cup

Ironmen Varsity look to challenge for the cup

May 20, 2010 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

The Senior Ironmen look to enter the 2010 season as one of the top teams challenging for the OVFL Championship. The Ironmen have gone 14-1-1 under Head Coach Rob Underhill during the past two season and were eliminated in last years Conference Finals 10-9 by the London Falcons. This yearRead More

Toronto Thunder Peewee ready for OVFL challenge

Toronto Thunder Peewee ready for OVFL challenge

May 19, 2010 at 5:14 pmby 0 comments

Toronto Thunder PeeWee squad is ready and determined for gridiron glory in 2010. The OVFL Peewee Participants have the depth and hunger to go far into the august playoff run. Team Strengths: Assistant coaches, hungry players, depth!!! In order to be successful we must: Play a well rounded TEAM game.Read More

JaMarcus won’t play Arena or Canadian football

JaMarcus won’t play Arena or Canadian football

May 19, 2010 at 3:39 pmby 0 comments

We don’t know where JaMarcus Russell will play football in 2010, but he will apparently only consider offers from teams that play on 100-yard fields. Jason La Canfora of NFL Network reports that Russell doesn’t plan to play in the Arena Football League or Canadian Football League. The mere factRead More

Myers Varsity: Great depth & rookies

Myers Varsity: Great depth & rookies

May 19, 2010 at 12:39 pmby 0 comments

Team Strength: This 2010 Myers Varsity team should have considerably better depth at all positions for this season. There has been lots of tough competition for starting jobs with a huge return of veterans plus a strong graduating class of rookies from the Myers JV team last year. The teamRead More

SEC at top of explosion of pay for assistant football coaches

SEC at top of explosion of pay for assistant football coaches

May 19, 2010 at 12:15 pmby 0 comments

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Escalating pay for assistant coaches in college football is on the rise nationally, but nowhere is that more evident than in the SEC. The University of Florida will pay its nine assistant football coaches a combined $2.74 million in 2010, according to documents obtained by FLORIDA TODAYRead More

Cambridge Lions PeeWee optimism high

Cambridge Lions PeeWee optimism high

May 19, 2010 at 10:02 amby 0 comments

Cambridge Lions PeeWee team (U14) enter its first year of OMFL competition with high expectations. The Offense, using its version of the West Coast offense, has great depth at running back and receiver. The success of the team, as with most teams, will be determined by consistent play from theRead More

Football Saskatchewan’s 26th Annual Ed Henick Senior Bowl

Football Saskatchewan’s 26th Annual Ed Henick Senior Bowl

May 19, 2010 at 7:43 amby 0 comments

Football Saskatchewan’s 26th Annual Ed Henick Senior Bowl May 24, 2010 1:00pm Griffiths Stadium, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Elementary: Free Students: $10 Adults: $5 More Info: [url]http://www.footballsaskatchewan.ca/

 
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