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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

Cookie Gilchrist to be honoured on Bills Wall of Fame

 Chris Brown Bills Insider The former AFL MVP helped the Bills to their first American Football League Championship in 1964, and was one of the most beloved players during the team's AFL era. For those who played with him he was the greatest player they had ever seen, and this was during the era in which Hall ... More

Randy Chevrier retires as a Stampeder

June 27, 2017 Stampeders.com Staff 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... More

The Waggle’s Davis Sanchez making strides in newly-found broadcast career

May 17, 2017 By CFL.ca Staff MONTREAL — Starting cornerback in the CFL and NFL, three-time Grey Cup champion, three-time all-star and now you can add budding broadcaster to the resume of Davis Sanchez. Sanchez, who spent the majority of his career with the Alouettes, Lions and San Diego Chargers (NFL) was added to the Montreal Alouettes official ... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – Tom Clements

Prior to joining the CFL’s Ottawa Rough Riders, Tom Clements was the starting quarterback for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish from 1972 to 1974. Clements led Notre Dame to a national championship in 1973 and a 24-23 Sugar Bowl victory over Alabama. To round out his college career Clements finished fourth in the 1974 Heisman Trophy voting and was named a ... 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

Leonard Myers dies from cancer complications at 38

Feb 17, 2017 Article by Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer VIA: http://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/18706063/leonard-myers-former-miami-hurricanes-new-england-patriots-cornerback-dies-age-38 Photo Courtesy of New England Patriots Former Miami Hurricanes and New England Patriots cornerback Leonard Myers died Friday morning, the Patriots ... More

Henry Burris Retires after 18 Seasons in the CFL

January 24, 2017 Story and photos by CFL.ca Staff VIA: http://www.cfl.ca/2017/01/24/hank-hangs-em-up-burris-confirms-retirement-after-18-seasons/ OTTAWA — After weeks of speculation, Henry Burris has made it official: The veteran quarterback of 18 CFL seasons is walking away on top. Burris, 41, announced his retirement on Tuesday, ... More

CFL Alumni Update Magazine 104th Grey Cup Collectors Edition

This years CFL Alumni Update Magazine features the 2016 CFLAA Men of Year Michael "Pinball" Clemons and Peter Martin.  You will also find interesting updates from each team’s Alumni Presidents and articles about CFL Alumni that are now coaching in the CFL, CIS, NFL and NCAA.  We also take a look back on past Grey Cup festivals and events. Click on ... More

CFL mourns the passing of Bill MacDermott

CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — The Canadian Football League is mourning the passing of former coach Bill MacDermott, who passed away on May 5. MacDermott coached the Eskimos’ offensive line from 1992 to 1996 and again from 1999 to 2006, helping the Green and Gold win three Grey Cup Championships (1993, 2003 and 2005). A native of ... More