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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

Denis Piche era over at Ottawa U

Denis Piche era over at Ottawa U

February 11, 2010 at 9:49 amby 0 comments

Denis Piche resigned as head coach of the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees football team after eight seasons at the helm of the program. Piche leaves the Gee-Gees with a regular season record of 44-20 and eight straight OUA playoff berths. A couple quotes from the interview, plus a few fromRead More

NCAA 2010 Commits

NCAA 2010 Commits

February 11, 2010 at 1:03 amby 0 comments

When player places hilite video on our site we will add ‘VIDEO’ beside name. Click on name to WATCH VIDEO NOW. Updated August 4, 2010 Jeff Veinotte – Buffalo – OL – Cumberland / St. Peters (Ottawa) Signed – VIDEO Tyrone Crawford – Boise State – DE – JC /Read More

CIS 2010 Commits

CIS 2010 Commits

February 10, 2010 at 2:01 amby 0 comments

NOTE: A) Players are placed on the ‘Verbal‘ list when the school or player discloses DIRECTLY TO CFC that the player will be attending the University. B) Players are placed on the ‘Signed‘ list when the CIS confirms the player has signed a letter of intent to attend the University.Read More

QUFL television schedule announced

February 10, 2010 at 1:56 amby 0 comments

Montreal, February 9, 2010 – The Quebec Student Sport Federation (QSSF) and the French television service of the CBC, la Société Radio-Canada (SRC), are pleased to announce their broadcast schedule for the 2010 Quebec University Football League (QUFL) season. Radio-Canada will present a total of 14 games this season includingRead More

Jim Barker named Head Coach of Argos

Jim Barker named Head Coach of Argos

February 10, 2010 at 1:40 amby 0 comments

TORONTO — David Braley is now the owner of two CFL franchises. The Toronto Argonauts announced Tuesday night that co-owners David Cynamon and Howard Sokolowski had reached an agreement to sell their club to Braley, who also owns the B.C. Lions. The move wasn’t a surprise as it had beenRead More

Saints overcome early deficit, stop Colts late to seal victory

February 8, 2010 at 9:06 amby 0 comments

Greg Garber MIAMI — Many football fans, leading with their head, viewed the Indianapolis Colts as the better team coming into Super Bowl XLIV. But when all the multi-colored confetti had rained down on Sun Life Stadium, after the New Orleans Saints took down the favored Colts 31-17, the gameRead More

History of London Silverbacks

February 8, 2010 at 1:05 amby 0 comments

The London Silverbacks are entering their 5th season as part of the NAFL (the North American Football League), a men’s semi-pro tackle, American Rules football league with over 120 teams in North America. The team is comprised of approximately 60 players, and 15 cheerleaders. One of only 2 Canadian teamsRead More

2010 NFL signings of CFL Players

February 7, 2010 at 2:14 pmby 0 comments

MTL Larry Taylor WR NY Jets MTL S.J. Green NY Jets TOR Walter Curry DT Jacksonville Jaguars WPG Jonathan Hefney DB Detriot Lions WPG Dudley Gruice WR Indianapolis Colts WPG Derrick Doggett LB Pittsburgh Steelers SSK Steve Baggs DE Arizona Cardinals SSK John Chick DE Miami Dolphins CAL Dimitri TsoumpasRead More

Jerry Rice Heads to Hall

February 7, 2010 at 10:49 amby 0 comments

Rice, who owns virtually every major career receiving record, didn’t just set the standard at his position. “Arguably,” DeBartolo said, “he’s probably the greatest football player that ever played the game.” Another man who has been described in those terms, Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana, remembers Rice’s raw beginningRead More

Former CIS standouts Federkeil, Giguère looking for Super Bowl rings

February 4, 2010 at 1:20 amby 0 comments

February 4, 2010 OTTAWA (CIS) – Two former CIS football players — Dan Federkeil and Samuel Giguère — can both earn a Super Bowl ring on Sunday if the Indianapolis Colts defeat the New Orleans Saints in the NFL final, scheduled for a 6 p.m. kickoff in Miami. Federkeil ofRead More

Okanagan Sun Turek Moving on to University

February 3, 2010 at 10:49 amby 0 comments

2/3/2010 The Okanagan Sun receiving corps will see a major, unexpected change this season as third year, 2009 All Canadian Danny Turek (Maples Collegiate, Winnipeg) has informed the club he will not be returning to the club, instead opting to suit up for a university team in 2010. Turek, (46Read More

Gators have four top-10 recruits

February 3, 2010 at 10:11 amby 0 comments

Florida may have lost in the SEC title game and coach Urban Meyer may be taking a leave of absence, but nothing has slowed the Gators on national letter-of-intent signing day. Florida has received verbal commitments from five five-star players in the ESPNU 150, including the top player, defensive endRead More

CEGEP – Mehdi Abdesmad, an under-the-radar recruit – 2009 ESPN

February 2, 2010 at 3:47 pmby 0 comments

Thursday, June 18, 2009 A few weeks ago I began working on a story about the upcoming 2009 International Federation of American Football (IFAF) Junior World Championship in Canton, Ohio. The eight-nation, four-continent, 19-and-under tournament will run from June 27 to July 5 and feature some of the better incomingRead More

8 CEGEP players selected to Team World U20 team

February 2, 2010 at 12:07 pmby 0 comments

24 RB Guillame Bourassa Canada 5-11 185 7/1/1990 College Champlain 68 OL Dillon Guy Canada 6-5 295 7/16/1991 College Champlain 77 OL Danny Groulx Canada 6-6 335 3/27/1990 College Champlain 11 LB Byron Perez -Archambault Canada 6-1 220 10/18/1990 Vanier College 12 QB Jeremi Doyon-Roch Canada 6-3 190 8/4/1992 VanierRead More

Gators run away with junior football title (Ontario)

February 2, 2010 at 12:03 pmby 0 comments

Sweat dripping from his forehead, Ryan Dixon looked as if he had just completed a marathon. It certainly felt like it for the running back with Whitby’s Donald A. Wilson Gators after he’d rushed for six touchdowns and piled up 471 yards on 44 carries in a 40-28 win overRead More


February 2, 2010 at 11:15 amby 0 comments

Long-time quarterback Tracy Ham and star defender Elfrid Payton headline the list of four players and one builder who have been selected for induction to the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Joining Ham and Payton in the Players Category are long-time Saskatchewan receiver Donald Narcisse and veteran Winnipeg punter BobRead More

AFL expands to 9 teams

AFL expands to 9 teams

February 2, 2010 at 7:58 amby 0 comments

The AFL held our Annual General Meeting on Saturday in Spruce Grove. Please find the below the significant events from the meeting: 1. The Lancaster Legion & Sherwood Park Renegades have both been accepted as probationary franchises for the 2010 season. This brings the AFL roster to 9 teams forRead More

Niagara Storm look to continue momentum in 2010

Niagara Storm look to continue momentum in 2010

February 1, 2010 at 8:16 pmby 0 comments

Niagara Storm look to continue momentum in 2010. Jason Kana, offensive assistant with the McMaster Marauders football team, watches Niagara Storm player Jake Droughan during a workout at a skills clinic last Sunday afternoon at Lakemount Sportsworld in Grimsby. After a successful inaugural season in 2009, the Niagara Storm isRead More