4 Results for tag: Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Avery, Calcutt to be inducted into Canadian Football Hall of Fame

November 15, 2017 Ottawa REDBLACKS 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 ... More

Rough Rider great Jerry “Soupy” Campbell passes away

August 9th, 2017 Ottawa REDBLACKS The Ottawa REDBLACKS and the CFL Ottawa Alumni Association are mourning the loss of Ottawa Rough Rider great Jerry “Soupy” Campbell, he was 73. After joining the Rough Riders from Calgary during the 1968 season, Soupy went on to win his first of three Grey Cup with Ottawa that season. He would ... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – Frank Rigney

Frank Rigney anchored the Winnipeg Blue Bombers offensive line from 1958 to 1967.  During his Hall of Fame career, Rigney appeared in five Grey Cup games, winning four League Championships (1958, ’59, ’61 and ‘62). Known as a student of the game, Rigney was a locker room leader who regularly beat his defensive opponent with his incredible techni... More

Call to the Hall: Hall of Fame reveals class of 2017

March 23rd, 2017 CFL.ca Staff REGINA – The Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum’s stellar Class of 2017 features the Canadian Football League running back with the most consecutive 1,000 yard seasons, the game’s leading passer, one of its’ top tacklers, its all-time leading receiver, an ... More