24 Results for tag: Toronto Argonauts

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 8

Kyries Hebert handed a maximum fine following Week 8 Tuesday, August 15, 2017 — TORONTO (August 15, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today: Following a disciplinary hearing, Montreal Alouettes linebacker Kyries Hebert was handed a maximum fine for a high hit on Toronto Argonauts quarterback Cody Fajardo. Toronto ... More

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – JULY

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 ... 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

More than 30 alumni headed to Toronto for ’96/’97 Grey Cup reunion

July 12, 2017 Argonauts.ca Staff TORONTO – On July 24 when the Toronto Argonauts take on the Ottawa REDBLACKS at BMO Field for Monday night football, the Argos will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the ’96-’97 back-to-back Grey Cup championship teams. More than 30 players, coaches and staff from those teams will be celebrated ... More

Pinball: Representing Canada ‘sentimentally sacred’

June 27, 2017 Chris O'Leary Senior Writer CFL.ca Seventeen years after retiring as a player, the accolades continue to pile up for Michael ‘Pinball’ Clemons. That doesn’t mean he gets used to them. Upon learning that the Toronto Argonauts had selected him as the player they’d honour Canada Day weekend with a t-shirt, Clemons said he felt ... More

Long-time Alouettes offensive lineman Bourke retires

June 18th, 2017 TSN.ca Staff Long-time Montreal Alouettes offensive lineman Josh Bourke is retiring after 10 seasons in the CFL, according to TSN 690's Joey Alfieri. Bourke was released by the Toronto Argonauts this off-season after just one season with the team. Bourke spent the first nine seasons of his CFL career with the Alouettes, where he ... More

CFL mourns the loss of Hall of Fame coach Don Matthews

June 14th, 2017 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — The Canadian Football League is saddened to learn of the passing of Hall of Fame coach Don Matthews who passed away today at the age of 77. Known to many as simply ‘The Don’, Matthews ushered a new era of coaching into the CFL, retiring as the league’s winningest coach with a record of 231-132-1 in a ... More

Argos’ RB Kendall Hunter retires

June 2, 2017 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO – Kendall Hunter’s stay in the CFL has been short-lived. The Toronto Argonauts announced Friday that Hunter is retiring from professional football. The former NFL running back for the San Francisco 49ers joined the Argos exactly three months ago. The 5-foot-7, 200-pound native of Tyler, Texas, ... More

Venable informs Argos of retirement

May 31, 2017 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — Toronto Argonaut linebacker Winston Venable informed the club that he is retiring from football effective immediately. Venable was signed as a free agent on February 14, 2017. The 29-year-old signed with the Alouettes in 2013 and played his entire four-year CFL career in Montreal. In his rookie ... More

Chad Kackert Announces Retirement From Football on Instagram

Max Rosenberg @maxmillien While no official word has come from the Toronto Argonauts, RB Chad Kackert took to Instagram on Friday evening to seemingly announce his retirement from football. Stating he now, “used to play football”. Kackert is most known for his performance in the 100th Grey Cup where he earned Grey Cup MVP. Here ... More