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Over 130 Jumpstart kids take to the field with CFL
Players and Ottawa Mayor
Thursday, November 23, 2017 — OTTAWA – On Friday, November 24, over 130 local Jumpstart kids aged 8-14 will participate in a football skills session led by 10 current CFL
players at the RA Centre. Upon arrival, the kids will be greeted by Mayor Jim Watson, Jumpstart ...
– Toronto’s last-minute win over Saskatchewan in the Eastern Final draws 1.5 million viewers, up 25% over last year, while Calgary’s victory over Edmonton in the Western Final attracts 1.4 million viewers, up 15% year-over-year –
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 — TORONTO (November 21, 2017) – Sunday’s nail-biting CFL
PLAYOFFS doubleheader ...
By Adam Bisby on November 10, 2017
Did you hear the one about the couple who discussed their living wills while watching the big game? Him: “I never want to exist in a vegetative state, dependent on some machine and taking fluids from a bottle.” Her: “Guess we better unplug the TV and pour your beer down the drain!”
Turn off the game and waste ...
November 15, 2017
The Football Reporters of Canada have announced their 2017 inductees into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
Well-known Ottawa radio broadcasters Jeff Avery and Ernie Calcutt will be inducted during an FRC ceremony before the 105th Grey Cup game in the nation’s capital.
Avery, a former Ottawa ...
NOVEMBER 13, 2017
YOUR STAMPS AUTHORITY
The 41-year-old rookie found himself drifting in and out, somewhere between sleep and waking, keyed up but flagging, when the moment they all anticipate, are all forced to confront, arrived.
“Actual fires,’’ reports Randy Chevrier, “are down the list in terms ...
Sunday, November 12, 2017 — EF: Saskatchewan Roughriders at Toronto Argonauts
WF: Edmonton Eskimos at Calgary Stampeders
TORONTO (November 12, 2017) – Following the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 31-20 victory against the Ottawa REDBLACKS and the Edmonton Eskimos’ 39-32 win over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, the Division Final matchups ...
By Adam Bisby on November 8, 2017
Have you ever trash-talked while playing Monopoly? Revved your engine at a red light? If so, you may have something in common with Orlando Bowen. As a linebacker with the Toronto Argonauts and Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Orlando was renowned for his competitive fire. Thirteen years after retiring from the CFL
, little has ...
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 ...
NOVEMBER 7, 2017
The 105th Grey Cup Festival organizing committee today announced that the Flutie Brothers Band, featuring Canadian Football Hall of Fame inductees Doug and Darren Flutie, will perform at the Grey Cup VIP Tailgate Party, presented by Casino Lac-Leamy, on the afternoon of November 26.
Wilder, Okpalaugo and Ray named Shaw CFL
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 — TORONTO (November 7th, 2017) – James Wilder Jr., Tristan Okpalaugo and Ricky Ray were named the Shaw CFL
Top Performers of the Week for Week 20 of the CFL
’s 2017 season.
The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send their ...