8 Results for tag: George Reed

‘Royalty’ attached to George Reed’s name in Riderville

June 27th, 2017 Chris O'Leary Senior Writer CFL,ca They call him royalty. If you ever need to gauge just how much George Reed means to the province of Saskatchewan and the army of fans that follow the Saskatchewan Roughriders across the country, think about how often you’ve read or heard the word ‘royalty’ attached to his name. Reed, a ... More

Leo Ezerins Induction Speech – Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame June 23, 2017

CFL Alumni Executive Director Leo Ezerins was inducted into the Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame on June 23, 2017.   The induction dinner was held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Other CFL Alumni inductees include: 2012 – Angelo Mosca 2013 – George Reed and Hugh Campbell 2014 – Matt Dunigan 2015 – Ray Elgaard 2016 – Danny McManus 2017 – Leo Ezerin... More

CFL to add football flair to #Canada150 celebration

CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced on Monday that it will mark Canada’s 150th birthday with special #CFLGameDay pageantry at Week 2 games across the country. The CFL is tied to Canada as the only professional sports League that is uniquely Canadian. This year’s CFL brand campaign #BringItIn is a nod ... More

CFL TO ADD FOOTBALL FLAIR TO #CANADA150 CELEBRATIONS

Canada 150 will be observed at CFL games across the country during Week 2 of 2017 season Monday, June 26, 2017 — TORONTO (June 26, 2017) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) is tied to Canada as the only professional sports league that is uniquely Canadian. This year’s CFL brand campaign #BringItIn is a nod to the Canadian values ... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – George Reed

George Reed is one of the all-time great running backs to ever play in the CFL. After starring at Washington State, Reed ventured north to the Saskatchewan Roughriders with college teammate Hugh Campbell. Reed played his entire 13-year professional football career for the Roughriders and his #34 jersey has been retired by the club. In 203 regular ... More

CFL Alumni Inducted into the Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame

The Gridiron Greats Hall of Fame inducts a CFL Alumni in to their Hall of Fame every year.   This year (2017) CFL Alumni and Executive Director Leo Ezerins will be inducted (see media release below).   Below is the list of CFL Alumni that have been inducted to date along with their induction speech. For more information about Gridiron Greats and The ... 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

George Reed Foundation Mosaic Gala in Regina

Story by Regina Leader-Post Photos by Michael Bell / Regina Leader-Post Published on: December 9, 2016 | Last Updated: December 9, 2016 6:00 AM CST VIA: http://leaderpost.com/life/qc/qc-on-the-scene-at-george-reed-foundation-mosaic-gala-in-regina Georgette Reed and George Reed at the George Reed Foundation Mosaic Gala ... More