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Four players fined following Week 6
Thursday, August 3, 2017 — TORONTO (August 3, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today:
Montreal Alouettes defensive back Chris Ackie was fined for a high hit on Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols.
Montreal Alouettes running back Stefan Logan was fined for comments that were ...
Reilly, Ellingson and Butler named Shaw CFL Top Performers
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 — TORONTO (August 2nd, 2017) – Mike Reilly, Greg Ellingson and Victor Butler were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Month for July of the CFL’s 2017 season.
Performer of the Month for July includes all appearances from Week 1 to Week ...
Hector Pothier was an outstanding offensive lineman who played his entire 12-year CFL career with the Edmonton Eskimos. Between 1978 and 1989, Pothier was a key component of the Eskimos offensive line that constantly dominated defensive lineman. During his time with the Green and Gold, Pothier won six Grey Cup championships, including five-in-a-row ...
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 ...
By Mark Malone, Chatham Daily News
Friday, July 7, 2017
Brothers Dan and John Comiskey played one season together on the Edmonton Eskimos' offensive line.
They'll be reunited in the Chatham Sports Hall of Fame after both former CFLers were named to the Class of 2017 in the athlete-modern category Thursday.
Hockey player Brian Hind ...
June 27, 2017
Longtime long-snapper Randy Chevrier is announcing his retirement from the Canadian Football League as a member of the Calgary Stampeders.
The Montreal native’s career started with 23 games over the 2002 and 2003 seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos and he finished his playing days with three games for the Saskat...
June 27th, 2017
As time passes, it gets increasingly difficult to gauge the impact of players from the Edmonton Eskimos’ first Grey Cup-winning teams.
With a couple of generations of fans that haven’t seen those three-in-a-row Eskimos teams of the 1950s play, many of us are left to rely on name ...
Known as one of the all-time great punters in league history, Hank Ilesic used his booming kicks to carve out a very successful 19 year CFL career. What makes this story unique is that the 6 foot 1 inch IIesic, joined his hometown Eskimos right after graduating from St. Joseph's High School in Edmonton at the age of 17
IIesic went on to be a two time CFL ...
Ron Estay, the man affectionately known as “Swampdog”, is considered by many to be one of the greatest players to ever wear an Edmonton Eskimo jersey
The Louisiana State product was originally drafted by the Denver Broncos is the 8th round of the 1982 NFL Draft. Estay decided his best football opportunity was to play in the CFL and ...
February 14th, 2016
Article and Photo by: Friends of the Argonauts Fan Club
It is with great sadness we report that former Argonaut, Darrell K. Smith passed away from cancer last night at his home in Atlanta at the age of 55.
Long time Argos fans will remember the tremendously charismatic #1 as an incredible slotback, playing 7 years with the ...