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Sunday’s Best: X-factors that could change the Division Finals
Posted on 15 November 2019 | 9:30 pm

Who are the X-factors in the CFL playoffs — the ones that fly under the radar but could easily come out and make the difference on Sunday? CFL.ca takes a closer look.

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Prediction Time: CFL.ca writers make their Division Finals picks
Posted on 15 November 2019 | 5:54 pm

Who heads to the 107th Grey Cup presented by Shaw and who heads home? The CFL.ca writers make their game picks for each of the Division Finals.

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#CFLGameday Tracks powered by Freedom Mobile – SJ Green
Posted on 15 November 2019 | 2:00 pm

Veteran SJ Green has been a bright spot for the Toronto Argonauts this season. This season Green eclipsed the 10,000 career receiving yard mark and notched his 7th 1000 yard receiving season! What gets the Team Shaw member pumped-up pre-game? SJ shares his top three #CFLGameday tracks powered by Freedom Mobile with us. Check them […]

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Numbers don’t lie: Three stats that will define the Western Final
Posted on 15 November 2019 | 5:01 am

REGINA — The mercury is dropping, but one of the CFL’s most bitter rivalries continues to heat up as the Roughriders and Blue Bombers meet for the second time in as many years in the Grey Cup Playoffs. After representing the West in five of the last seven Grey Cups, the Calgary Stampeders no longer […]

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Chinese National Football League heads into playoffs
Posted on 14 November 2019 | 7:02 am

The Chinese National Football League, CNFL, heads into the 2019 playoffs with 12 teams left vying for the title. The 21 team CNFL has four divisions – the North, East, West and South – and the 21 teams have been whittled down to 12 with the top three in each division making the post season. East Division: #1 […]

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Head to Head: Who as the edge in Eastern Final?
Posted on 13 November 2019 | 5:30 am

HAMILTON — The last time Trevor Harris faced the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Harris set a playoff record with six touchdown passes to send the Ottawa REDBLACKS to the Grey Cup. That was a year ago, and a lot has changed since then, as Harris switched teams while the Ticats set a franchise record in 2019 by compiling a […]

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Head to Head: Who has the edge in Western Final?
Posted on 13 November 2019 | 5:01 am

REGINA — Winnipeg and Saskatchewan clash for a fourth time this season in Sunday’s Western Final, with the winner earning a trip to Calgary for the 107th Grey Cup presented by Shaw. Last year, the two sides met in the semi-final, with Winnipeg advancing after a 23-18 road win. Once again Mosaic Stadium will be […]

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers prepping for familiar foe in Western Final
Posted on 12 November 2019 | 5:01 am

By ED TAIT, BLUEBOMBERS.COM, @EDTAITWFC One demon exorcised for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, with two more to take down now on the road straight ahead. The Bombers brought down the Grey-Cup champion Calgary Stampeders in dramatic fashion Sunday afternoon, thoroughly thumping the Canadian Football League’s perennial powerhouse 35-14 in the Western Semi-Final at McMahon Stadium in a performance […]

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German Football League: Joe Sturdivant returns as head coach of Marburg Mercenaries
Posted on 11 November 2019 | 6:05 am

The Marburg Mercenaries of the German Football League have signed Joe Sturdivant as their new head coach. The 34-year-old Sturdivant returns to the team he started his GFL head coaching career with. Sturdivant guided Marburg to the GFL quarterfinals in 2012. He has spent the last two seasons as head coach for the Saarland Hurricanes in GFL2 while also […]

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers knock off Calgary Stampeders, advance to Western Final
Posted on 11 November 2019 | 5:01 am

A massive second half led the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to a 35-14 win over the Calgary Stampeders as they advance to the Western Final. The Bombers defence was imperative to the victory after picking off Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell twice and not allowing a single Stampeder point in the second half. Winnipeg used both […]

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LIVESTREAM: Mexico – ONEFA Championship Final – Burros Blancos IPN v. Águilas Blancas IPN, Sat. Nov. 9, 10:30a (11:30a ET, 5:30p CET)
Posted on 9 November 2019 | 8:11 am

The Burros Blancos IPN (6-1) will face the Águilas Blancas IPN (5-2) in the ONEFA ((Organización Nacional Estudiantil de Futbol Americano) championship final Saturday, November 9 at Estadio Azul in Mexico City. This is the first time in 30 years that the ONEFA title game pits two IPN (Polytechnic) schools. The Aguilas are seeking their […]

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Japan XLeague: Obic Seagulls get past IBM Big Blue to stay unbeaten
Posted on 8 November 2019 | 8:10 am

The undefeated Obic Seagulls are marching toward a showdown with the unbeaten Fujitsu Frontiers in the final regular season game of the year in Japan’s XLeague after downing the IBM Big Blue 42-25 last weekend. The Seagulls fell behind 7-0 early and held a slim 14-13 halftime lead but then pulled away in the third […]

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Numbers Don’t Lie: 3 stats that will define the Eastern Semifinal
Posted on 8 November 2019 | 5:05 am

They may not be considered Grey Cup favourites, but there’s no reason one of the Montreal Alouettes and Edmonton Eskimos can’t make a deep playoff run this November. The Esks enter the post-season on the hope that their franchise quarterback, Trevor Harris, can rediscover his early-season form, when he led the league in passing and boasted […]

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Numbers don’t lie: 3 stats that will define the Western semifinal
Posted on 7 November 2019 | 6:30 am

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Calgary Stampeders have no need for introductions. On Sunday, the West Division rivals will meet for the third time in four weeks, deciding once and for all who gets to advance to the second round of the Grey Cup Playoffs. What happens when polar opposites clash? The Stamps and Bombers […]

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BRAZIL – BFA League playoffs are on fire!
Posted on 7 November 2019 | 6:00 am

As the season approaches its end, only seven teams are left standing in the BFA League. Six conference semifinals and one conference final took place this weekend in Brazil. Seven teams left and six games to go, the BFA League is getting close to the end as we’ve entered November. A record-breaking blowout, a bunch […]

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