MLSE ACQUISITION OF TORONTO ARGONAUTS APPROVED BY CFL BOARD OF GOVERNORS

TFC President Bill Manning adds role of President of Argonauts to his responsibilities as MLSE begins transition process Friday, January 19, 2018 — TORONTO (January 19, 2017) -- The ownership acquisition of the Toronto Argonauts by Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) was approved recently by the Canadian ... More

CFLAA Update Newsletter – January 2018

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CFL WRAPS UP WINTER CONFERENCE ON PLAYER HEALTH AND SAFETY

Saturday, January 13, 2018 — BANFF, Alta (January 13, 2018) —The prevention, assessment and management of concussions remains a major focus as the Canadian Football League (CFL) wraps up a two-day conference on player health and safety today. “Our team presidents and general managers devoted much ... More

A STATEMENT FROM THE CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE ON THE STATUS OF JOHNNY MANZIEL

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 — TORONTO (December 28, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) has released the following statement: Since last summer, the Canadian Football League has been engaged in a thorough process to determine the eligibility of Johnny Manziel. This process has been conducted with the ... More

CFL DRAFT DATE ANNOUNCED

MONTREAL ALOUETTES HOLD THE FIRST OVERALL SELECTION IN THE CFL DRAFT ON MAY 3 Friday, December 15, 2017 — TORONTO (December 15, 2017) – The Canadian Football League announced that the 2018 CFL Draft will take place on Thursday, May 3, 2018. The CFL recently released the second edition of the Top-20 prospects in ... More

In Time For the Holidays: CFL reveals 2018 Schedule

Schedule is out months earlier, Season starts a week sooner, Match-Ups are as exciting as ever Thursday, December 14, 2017 — TORONTO (December 14, 2017) – The Canadian Football League’s schedule for 2018 is out just in time for the holidays. “For years, our fans have asked to have the schedule released ... More

CFL ANNOUNCES ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGES

League to dedicate new resources to major push on ticketing and analytics. Thursday, December 7, 2017 — TORONTO – The Canadian Football League announced today organizational changes that include the dedication of new resources to ticketing and analytics.“Putting fans in seats – and in concourses or other ... More

CFL’s VP of Football Glen Johnson retires

CFL.ca Staff TORONTO – Glen Johnson, the Canadian Football League’s Senior Vice President, Football, announced Thursday he is retiring from the league after almost three decades as an on-field official and a football operations leader. “It just feels like the right time,” Johnson said. ... More

THIS WEEK IN THE CFL – PLAYOFFS & GREY CUP REVIEW

Ratings, Online Traffic, Social Engagement All Strong For Compelling Games Tuesday, December 5, 2017 — TORONTO — The metrics are in on the 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw and the Grey Cup Playoffs. Here is a look at the numbers: PLAYOFF AND GREY CUP RATINGS The 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw in ... More

2018 POTENTIAL CFL FREE AGENTS

Free agency period officially opens on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at noon ET Thursday, November 30, 2017 — TORONTO (November 30, 2017) - The 2018 Canadian Football League free agency period officially opens on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at noon ET. Below is a list of active players who will become CFL free ... More