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CFLAA Legends Luncheon

Fans are invited to meet, greet and share a meal with some of the CFL’s greatest legends of all time while honouring the beloved history of the Canadian Football League. At this unique Festival event, guests will be seated among the CFL alumni, giving them the opportunity to dine with former players and hear their tales from the line of scrimmage ... More

THIS WEEK IN THE CFL – WEEK 18

Thursday, October 19, 2017 — Week 18 starts in Calgary when the Saskatchewan Roughriders visit McMahon Stadium at 9 p.m. ET. The Stampeders are riding a 10-game winning streak at home while the Roughriders will be eyeing a victory that would clinch their first playoff berth since 2014.Saturday has two games on the slate. First the Toronto Argonauts host ... More

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 17

Thursday, October 19, 2017 — TORONTO (October 19, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today: Winnipeg Blue Bombers offensive lineman Matthias Goossen was fined for an unnecessary hit to a vulnerable player (Micah Awe) in the game against the BC Lions. As per league policy, the amount of the player fine was not disclosed. ... More

CFLPA Pension Plan

Click on the links below to view information. CFLPA Pension Plan Q & A Govt. of Canada Pension Benefits Coverage Letter Former CFLPA Players Missing with Pension Monies Available More

How to Schedule Exercise into Your Life

By Roberta Staley For some professional athletes, saying goodbye to the game can lead to a sense of loss not only of self-esteem and identity but the close-knit camaraderie that unites team members. Leaving the Toronto Argonauts in 1995, after four years as a pro linebacker, was tough, admits Joe Sardo of Hamilton, Ont. “The people and the relatio... More

THIS WEEK IN THE CFL – WEEK 17

Thursday, October 12, 2017 — On Friday night the Stampeders make their way to Tim Hortons Field to take on the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Since the coaching change the Tiger-Cats are on the upswing, going 4-2. They will be looking to snap the Stampeders’ 10-game winning streak. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET. The second game on Friday night ... More

Inside the CFL: Ex-Alouette Dahrran Diedrick winning battle of his life

September 29, 2017 by Herb Zurkowsky, Montreal Gazette After receiving a diagnosis of cancer in 2014, "I was told to prepare for the worst time of my life," says former Alouette Dahrran Diedrick, speaking with teammates in the team's locker room at Olympic Stadium in 2012. Dario Ayala / The Gazette Share Adjust ... 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

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – SEPTEMBER

Singleton, Wilder and Zylstra named Shaw CFL Top Performers Wednesday, October 4, 2017 — TORONTO (October 4th, 2017) – Alex Singleton, James Wilder Jr. and Brandon Zylstra were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Month for September of the CFL’s 2017 season. Performer of the Month for September includes all appearances from Week 11 to ... More

THIS WEEK IN THE CFL – WEEK 15

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 — Week 15 has a two double-headers on Friday and Saturday. On Friday, the opening game is in Ottawa where the Saskatchewan Roughriders visit TD Place at 7 p.m. ET. Ottawa is a point behind the East Division leading Argonauts while Saskatchewan is looking to get back to their winning way after a defeat at home versus ... More