16 Results for tag: Calgary Stampeders Alumni Association

BC Lions Alumni Jerry Janes Passes Away

Jerry Janes  passed away at the age of 82.  He played for the BC Lions, Calgary Stampeders and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. At six foot five and 240 plus pounds, Jerry Janes was the kind of big target that quarterbacks like to throw to. Janes was an End out of Louisiana State where he was drafted in the 21st round of the 1957 NFL draft by the Chicago ... More

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – WEEK 6

Carter, Michel and Jeffcoat named Shaw CFL Top Performers Tuesday, August 1, 2017 — TORONTO (August 1st, 2017) – Duron Carter, Marken Michel and Jackson Jeffcoat were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 6 of the CFL’s 2017 season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send their selections to ... More

Dave Sapunjis: ’92 The Year To Remember

July 28, 2017 George Johnson Your Stamps Authority Mostly, what Dave Sapunjis remembers is the sheer joy, a little-kid sense of swagger and near-invincibility that permeated a season of accomplishment caught and held in time for a team, and a city. “When I look back on my career,” reminisces the standout home-brew receiver, “I cherish the ... More

Flutie’s arrival was perfect storm

July 28, 2017 George Johnson Your Stamps Authority Twenty-five years drift away in the blink of an eye as Doug Flutie thinks back on Nov. 29, 1992. “I’ve never been what you’d call great at celebrating, at enjoying the moment, you know?’’ the man selected by a TSN poll as the CFL’s greatest-ever player is saying, standing in the ... More

Greg Peterson: Sleeping With The Cup

July 27, 2017 George Johnson Your Stamps Authority The story, Greg Peterson concedes, has been often told (since he’s the one doing the telling). No matter. As Legacy Night approaches Saturday at McMahon Stadium, with so many of the Stampeders’ drought-busting title edition of 1992 back in the house to be celebrated, another whirl ... More

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – WEEK 5

  Messam, Reilly and Hughes named Shaw CFL Top Performers Wednesday, July 26, 2017 — TORONTO (July 26th, 2017) – Jerome Messam, Mike Reilly and Charleston Hughes were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 5 of the CFL’s 2017 season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send their ... More

Come tailgate with the 1992 Stamps

July 25, 2017 Stampeders.com Staff Fans can mingle with members of the Calgary Stampeders’ 1992 Grey Cup-championship team at the Legacy Tailgate, presented by Coors Light, prior to Saturday’s home game against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. From 4:30 p.m. until kickoff at 7:30 p.m., Stamps alumni Stu Laird, Bruce Covernton, Junior Thurman, Will ... More

28th annual Calgary Stampeder Alumni Association Charity Golf Tournament

The 28th annual Calgary Stampeder Alumni Association Charity Golf Tournament. This year’s tournament will be taking place on Monday, July 24th at Country Hills Golf Club Funds raised at the tournament will be shared with the Calgary Children’s Foundation and the Shouldice Fields – Phase II Enhancement Project. Your participation enables these two ... More

Calgary Stampeder Alumni Spotlight: Tom Forzani

July 22, 2017 Stampeders.com Staff Former Stampeder receiver Tom Forzani is this week’s Home Heroes’ presented by Reliance Home Comfort. The Stampeders have always been a family affair for Tom Forzani. When the Calgary native joined the Stamps out of Utah State in 1973, his big brothers Joe and John were already on the ... More

Alumni Spotlight: Jackie Kellogg

June 28, 2017 Stampeders.com Staff Former Stampeder defensive back Jackie Kellogg is this week’s Home Heroes’ presented by Reliance Home Comfort. He will be signing autographs in the Fan Zone from 5 – 6 p.m. on the east side of McMahon before Thursday’s home-opener. Kellogg first joined the Calgary Stampeders in 1995. He ... More