27 Results for tag: Montreal Alouettes
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 ...
December 18, 2017
The Ottawa REDBLACKS have hired Winston October as the team’s new receivers coach, the club announced on Monday.
“Winston is an experienced player and coach and we’re happy he chose to join the REDBLACKS,” said REDBLACKS GM Marcel Desjardins.
October, who as a player suited up for ...
September 29, 2017
by Herb Zurkowsky, Montreal Gazette
After receiving a diagnosis of cancer in 2014, "I was told to prepare for the worst time of my life," says former Alouette Dahrran Diedrick, speaking with teammates in the team's locker room at Olympic Stadium in 2012. Dario Ayala / The Gazette
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September 5, 2017
Herb Zurkowsky - Montreal Gazette
Former all-star safety quits CFL at age 31 to join Morrone Avocats, a small firm in east-central Montreal.
With a summer of freedom suddenly at his disposal — probably for the first time in at least a decade — Marc-Olivier Brouillette spent more time at his cottage, the one by the lake of ...
September 01, 2017
By Angye Morrison Connect Statesboro
Tracy Ham is a former Georgia Southern University quarterback, and a Georgia Sports Hall of Fame member. He is the first player in college history to run for more than 3,000 yards and throw for more than 5,000 yards in a career. Ham was the first All-American for Georgia Southern, and the school ...
Daniels, Lewis and Spencer named Shaw CFL Top Performers
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 — TORONTO (August 29, 2017) – DaVaris Daniels, Nik Lewis and Diontae Spencer were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 10 of the CFL’s 2017 season.
The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send their selections ...
Nik Lewis surpasses Geroy Simon with his 1,030th career reception
Thursday, August 24, 2017 — MONTREAL (August 24, 2017) – Montreal Alouettes
receiver Nik Lewis became the CFL's all-time career receptions leader tonight by surpassing CFL great and member of the 2017 Canadian Football Hall of Fame class Geroy Simon.
Lewis caught his record-b...
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.
Four players fined following Week 6
Thursday, August 3, 2017 — TORONTO (August 3, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today:
defensive back Chris Ackie was fined for a high hit on Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols.
running back Stefan Logan was fined for comments that were ...
Four players fined following Week 5
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 — TORONTO (July 26, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today:
linebacker Chip Cox was fined for grabbing Ottawa REDBLACKS receiver Brad Sinopoli’s facemask in a reckless and unsafe manner.
defensive back Daryl Townsend was ...