8 Results for tag: Geroy Simon

Inside the CFL: Geroy Simon learns front office ropes from a master

September 8, 2017 Herb Zurkowsky, Montreal Gazette "I always had plans for (Simon)" said Wally Buono, the Lions' GM and head coach who traded Simon to Saskatchewan in 2013, his final season as a player. B.C. Lions' Geroy Simon catches a pass for a first down as Calgary Stampeders' Quincy Butler looks on during the first half of the CFL ... More

LEWIS SETS CFL CAREER RECEPTIONS RECORD

Nik Lewis surpasses Geroy Simon with his 1,030th career reception Thursday, August 24, 2017 — MONTREAL (August 24, 2017) – Montreal Alouettes receiver Nik Lewis became the CFL's all-time career receptions leader tonight by surpassing CFL great and member of the 2017 Canadian Football Hall of Fame class Geroy Simon. Lewis caught his record-b... More

PRESALE: CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION AT TIM HORTONS FIELD

Join us on Thursday, September 14, 2017  for an evening of celebration at Tim Hortons Field as we formally induct this year’s Class into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame . Meet and greet with current and former CFL players, as well as Hall of Fame members. This year’s inductees have had a significant impact in Canadian Football. Please join ... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – Geroy Simon

  His CFL career was nothing short of sensational. As many CFL fans will attest, it was a pleasure to watch Geroy Simon make his Superman pose in the end zone after scoring a touchdown. Following a stellar college career at the University of Maryland where he finished second in all-time receiving for catches and (185) and receiving yards (2,059), ... More

CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME GAME SET FOR SEPTEMBER 15 AT TIM HORTONS FIELD

March 23, 2017 Ticats Staff Former Ticats QB Calvillo and LB O’Shea headline 2017 inductees The Canadian Football Hall of Fame Game returns to Hamilton again in 2017 when the Tiger-Cats host the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Friday, September 15 at Tim Hortons Field. The game kicks off at 7 p.m. and will feature a halftime ceremony to ... More

Call to the Hall: Hall of Fame reveals class of 2017

March 23rd, 2017 CFL.ca Staff REGINA – The Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum’s stellar Class of 2017 features the Canadian Football League running back with the most consecutive 1,000 yard seasons, the game’s leading passer, one of its’ top tacklers, its all-time leading receiver, an ... More

Simon earning mileage as off-season scouting hits peak

January 30, 2017 Article by Matt Baker | BCLions.com VIA: http://www.cfl.ca/2017/01/29/simon-earning-mileage-off-season-scouting-hits-peak/ Photos Courtesy of BC Lions Podcast Courtesy of CFL.ca As the calendar inches towards February, the CFL is slowly coming out of its winter hibernation. But for those around-the-clock football junkies like Geroy ... More

Superman Answers Call To BC Hall!

December 7, 2016 Story by: Matt Baker BC Lions Photo Courtesy: BC Lions VIA: http://www.bclions.com/2016/12/07/superman-answers-call/ Although he bleeds orange through and through, Geroy Simon had donned a couple different pro football colours by the time he arrived in the Lions Den back in 2001. Many forget he suited up in ten games for the ... More