24 Results for tag: Canadian Football League

SHAW CFL AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

TSN’s James Duthie to host Shaw CFL Awards on Thursday, November 23 in Ottawa Wednesday, November 8, 2017 — TORONTO (November 9, 2017) – Edmonton Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly and Toronto Argonauts quarterback Ricky Ray will both vie for the league’s top individual honour, the Most Outstanding Player award. The Canadian Football League ... More

THIS WEEK IN THE CFL – WEEK 16

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 — Week 16 kicks off in Winnipeg where the Hamilton Tiger-Cats visit Investors Group Field hoping to keep their playoff chances alive while the Blue Bombers are looking to close the gap on the West Division-leading Calgary Stampeders. The game is scheduled for an 8:30 p.m. ET start. Saturday features a double header. At ... More

Cookie Gilchrist to be honoured on Bills Wall of Fame

 Chris Brown Bills Insider The former AFL MVP helped the Bills to their first American Football League Championship in 1964, and was one of the most beloved players during the team's AFL era. For those who played with him he was the greatest player they had ever seen, and this was during the era in which Hall ... More

THIS WEEK IN THE CFL – WEEK 7

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 — Week 7 begins Thursday night when the Toronto Argonauts host the Calgary Stampeders, who visit BMO Field for the first time since last November’s 104th Grey Cup presented by Shaw. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. ET. Friday Night features a pair of games. At 7:00 p.m. ET, the Ottawa  REDBLACKS come off a bye week to host the ... More

TIMBER MART BUILDS NEW ALLIANCE WITH CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE, BECOMES OFFICIAL HOME IMPROVEMENT PARTNER

Partnership to Yield National Exposure Opportunities for TIMBER MART Members Monday, July 24, 2017 — TORONTO (July 24, 2017) – TIMBER MART has joined forces with the Canadian Football League (CFL) as the official home improvement partner. The three-year partnership will yield national exposure both online and in-stadium for TIMBER MART ... More

CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE SUSPENDS PETERS FOR CONTACTING AN OFFICIAL

Sunday, July 23, 2017 — TORONTO (July 23, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today that Edmonton Eskimo Garry Peters has been suspended for one game for contacting an official following play #64 in game 27 last Thursday, July 20 in Hamilton. "Making contact with an official is clearly beyond the acceptable standards of conduct in ... More

STATEMENT FROM THE CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE – Jeffrey L. Orridge

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 — Toronto -- The Board of Governors of the Canadian Football League and Commissioner Jeffrey L. Orridge have agreed to part ways with an effective date of June 30, 2017. “In his time with the CFL, Jeffrey worked tirelessly to promote player health and safety, the integrity of the League on and off the field, and ... More

Leo Ezerins To Be Inducted into Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame

          MEDIA ADVISORY For immediate release – April 11, 2017 Leo Ezerins To Be Inducted into Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame For his all-star accomplishments on and off the field, CFL Alumni Association (CFLAA) executive director Leo Ezerins has been selected as a member of the 2017 Gridiron Greats Hall ... More

Riders’ Golding receives two-game ban for violating drug policy

December 19, 2016 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO – Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Marvin Golding has been suspended two games after testing positive for a banned substance, the CFL announced Monday. Golding tested positive for dehydrochlormethyltestosterone (DHCMT), a banned substance under the drug policy of the CFL and the Canadian ... More

Roughrider Alumni Henry “Hank” Dorsch passes at the age of 76

After a courageous battle with Lewy Body Dementia, COPD and cancer, Henry “Hank” Carl Dorsch, 76, of Regina, SK passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, December 10, 2016 in Regina. Hank is survived by his loving wife Helen Patricia (nee Kalb) of 52 years of Regina; son Doug Dorsch of Regina; daughters Natalie (Don) Fafard of ... More