33 Results for tag: Grey Cup

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

FLUTIE BROTHERS BAND HEADLINES GREY CUP VIP TAILGATE PARTY PRESENTED BY CASINO LAC-LEAMY

NOVEMBER 7, 2017 OTTAWA REDBLACKS 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. “I’m ... More

November 2017 Edition – CFL Ottawa Alumni Association Newsletter

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105TH GREY CUP PRESENTED BY SHAW IS SOLD OUT

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 — OTTAWA (October 26, 2017) – The 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw is officially SOLD OUT! On Thursday, the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group (OSEG) announced that they’ve reached capacity for Canada’s largest annual sporting event that will kickoff at TD Place exactly one month from today. “The excitement ... More

CFL AND NFL LAUNCH JOINT FLAG FOOTBALL INITIATIVE

CFL/NFL Flag Football tournament to take place at Grey Cup week in Ottawa, winner to compete in the NFL FLAG Championships during Pro Bowl Week Friday, September 15, 2017 — TORONTO, ON/NEW YORK, NY (September 15, 2017) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) and National Football League (NFL) today launched a flag football program that will engage ... More

FIVE-TIME GRAMMY AWARD WINNER SHANIA TWAIN TO PERFORM AT FREEDOM MOBILE GREY CUP HALFTIME SHOW

The reigning Queen of Country Pop and multiple Juno/Grammy award winning artist set to rock Canada’s biggest party at the 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw on November 26th Thursday, August 10, 2017 — OTTAWA, CANADA (August 10, 2017) – With just over three months to go until the 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw kicks off in Ottawa, the Canadian ... More

Come tailgate with the 1992 Stamps

July 25, 2017 Stampeders.com Staff Fans can mingle with members of the Calgary Stampeders’ 1992 Grey Cup-championship team at the Legacy Tailgate, presented by Coors Light, prior to Saturday’s home game against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. From 4:30 p.m. until kickoff at 7:30 p.m., Stamps alumni Stu Laird, Bruce Covernton, Junior Thurman, Will ... More

O’Leary: One notable absence from Argos’ Grey Cup reunion

July 24, 2017 Chris O'Leary Senior Writer CFL.ca They began to line up like they did 20 years ago, a then-and-now re-creation of a handful of Toronto Argonauts raising the Grey Cup above their heads. Doug Flutie was front and centre, with Michael “Pinball” Clemons to his left. Derrell “Mookie” Mitchell was off to Flutie’s right. They were ... More

Cauz: Argos short-lived dynasty of the 90s was one for the ages

July 18, 2017 Matthew Cauz/CFL.ca The next time we humans will be able to see Halley’s Comet is in 2061 as it only comes around Earth every 75-76 years. When trying to come up with how I feel about or remember the 1996 and 1997 Toronto Argonauts the first image that leaps to my mind is Halley’s Comet. No one saw it coming, it was a glorious specta... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – Jim Cain

Jim Cain was a versatile member of the Ottawa Rough Riders line for nine years from 1961 to 1969 finishing with two consecutive Grey Cup victories in 1968 and 1969. How Jim got to Ottawa is an interesting story. After graduating from high school in Toronto he attended a ‘high school/ junior football’ tryout camp in Ottawa along with 45 others. He ... More