8 Results for tag: Ottawa RedBlacks Alumni
November 15, 2017
The Football Reporters of Canada have announced their 2017 inductees into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame.
Well-known Ottawa radio broadcasters Jeff Avery and Ernie Calcutt will be inducted during an FRC ceremony before the 105th Grey Cup game in the nation’s capital.
Avery, a former Ottawa ...
Wilder Jr., Singleton and Spencer named Shaw CFL Top Performers
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 — TORONTO (September 19th, 2017) – James Wilder Jr., Alex Singleton and Diontae Spencer were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 13 of the CFL’s 2017 season.
The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send ...
August 4, 2017
OTTAWA-GATINEAU – Ottawa Rough Rider Alumni members Jeff Avery and Russ Jackson have been named co-winners of the CFL 2017 Alumni Man of the Year Award, Leo Ezerins, Executive Director of the CFL Alumni Association (CFLAA), announced Friday.
The CFLAA will present this prestigious award to these ...
Reilly, Ellingson and Butler named Shaw CFL Top Performers
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 — TORONTO (August 2nd, 2017) – Mike Reilly, Greg Ellingson and Victor Butler were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Month for July of the CFL’s 2017 season.
Performer of the Month for July includes all appearances from Week 1 to Week ...
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 ...
February 28, 2017
Photo courtesy of Scott Grant Photography
Former Ottawa Rough Rider Rick Sowieta is recovering in hospital after a procedure to treat aggressive pancreatic cancer.
After going public with his battle, ...
February 23, 2017
By Ticats Staff
Photo Courtesy of Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Former Ticat was first black starting quarterback in pro football history
It is with deep sadness that the Hamilton Tiger-Cats learned of the ...
Feb 17, 2017
Article by Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Photo Courtesy of New England Patriots
Former Miami Hurricanes and New England Patriots cornerback Leonard Myers died Friday morning, the Patriots ...