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CFL Ottawa Alumni Association Golf Tournament 2018

The CFL Ottawa Alumni Association Golf Tournament will take place on Friday August 3rd, 2018  at the Hylands Golf Club in Ottawa, Ontario For more information contact Gary Page  gpmail@sympatico.ca More

Edmonton Eskimos Alumni Association Golf Tournament 2018

The Edmonton Eskimos Alumni Association Golf Tournament  is taking place on Friday, June 1st, 2018 at The Links in Spruce Grove, AB. For more information contact  Hector Pothier  hector.pothier@epsb.ca   780-232-2951   More

Never Miss an Opportunity to be Mentored

December 8th, 2017 by Angus Reid " Colleagues are a wonderful thing. But mentors, that’s where the real work gets done. " - Junot Diaz My pro football career did not exactly have a smooth start. I was a first-round draft pick of the Toronto Argonauts, who ended up cutting me at the end of training camp. That ... 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 of their winter meetings earlier ... More

Unbreakable Records

January 8, 2018 by Ed Tait/Winnipeg Blue Bombers We begin by trotting out an old sports cliché: ‘Records are meant to be broken.’ It’s primarily a true statement, of course, especially as athletes these days get bigger, stronger, faster and pay more attention to the science of training and taking care of their bodies. But some records, ... More

THE VALUE OF DOING HARD THINGS – by Angus Reid

"Why 5:59?” – “Because it’s harder than starting at 6”  - - Coach Sean Leveroos By Angus Reid There’s a great scene in Rocky Balboa (aka Rocky 6) but you won’t find it in the standard movie. You have to dig and find the bonus scenes – do it, it’s worth it. I am self-confessed Rockyaholic. I mean ... More

Former Roughrider Receiver Troy Dickey Passes Away

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 Troy Dickey, who was a receiver with the 1995 Saskatchewan Roughriders and caught two touchdown passes in arguably the biggest win in Arizona Wildcats football history, has died. Dickey suffered a major stroke Dec. 30. Dickey caught 68 passes for 847 yards and nine touchdowns after transferring to the ... More

Rashovich turns back the hands of time

January 5, 2018 By Rob Vanstone, Regina Leader-Post Dan Rashovich’s hands stick out like a sore thumb. (Click on the link for a video http://leaderpost.com/sports/football/cfl/saskatchewan-roughriders/rashovich-turns-back-the-hands-of-time) Damaged digits are a lasting reminder of 16 years as a linebacker and ... More

Receiver Chris Getzlaf announces retirement

January 4, 2018 CFL.ca Staff REGINA — After an 11-year CFL career, veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf has decided to hang up his cleats. The 34-year-old was with the Saskatchewan Roughriders for eight seasons before departing in 2016, landing a deal with the rival Edmonton Eskimos. After his release from the Esks in 2017, he ... More