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Mock 1.0: Stamps go big on first overall pick
Posted on 1 April 2020 | 2:01 pm

With the 2020 CFL Draft just a few weeks away, CFL.ca's Marshall Ferguson checks in with his first mock draft. Who will the Stampeders pick first overall?

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O’Leary: A look back on some memorable games
Posted on 1 April 2020 | 12:00 am

CFL.ca senior writer Chris O'Leary looks at some of his favourite games he's covered over the years.

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Morris: CFL players are training in more unique ways than ever
Posted on 31 March 2020 | 4:00 pm

Adam Bighill made a video showing him doing pushups with his 35-pound daughter on his back. Aaron Grymes has been running backwards up a hill near his home. Mike Reilly is throwing passes into a net. With gyms and recreation facilities closed across North America due to COVID-19, CFL players are being forced to be […]

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Idonije brings Bombers’ new superhero campaign to life
Posted on 31 March 2020 | 2:00 pm

Izzy Idonije has partnered with the Blue Bombers for their 90th season, helping to bring the team's new marketing initiative - players as superheroes - to life. BlueBombers.com's Ed Tait writes.

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Bombers Unveil Heroes of Champions Way
Posted on 30 March 2020 | 8:50 pm

The scene: The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are engaged in another epic battle at IG Field, with their dastardly nemesis threatening to steal away a home victory. In a pivotal moment, Adam Bighill enters his ‘Savage Mode’ to force a fumble, leading to Andrew Harris using his ability of ‘Kinetic Command’ to absorb hits and use […]

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Ruby finds out what The Rock’s been cooking
Posted on 30 March 2020 | 7:27 pm

TORONTO –  The Rock is known for his vigorous and intense training methods as a leader of the online fitness community. On the weekend, he shared one of the epic cheat meals he likes to have every now and then to take a  break from his strict diet. He shared this epic photo of his […]

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Book on I-Bone offense realizes deceased creator’s dream
Posted on 30 March 2020 | 6:00 am

By Joey Lozano | Originally posted 9/3/2013 In spring 1983, while working in the public information office of the Alamo Community College District in San Antonio, Texas, I met Dr. James R. Smith, a veterinary allergist who would forever change the nature of my relationship with football. To say that I never expected a self-described […]

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USA Football cancelled all events for 3 months to help stop the spread of COVID-19
Posted on 30 March 2020 | 4:01 am

USA Football, the governing body for all amateur football in the United States has shut down all activities through to the end of May in efforts to help slow down the spread of COVID-19. This list includes all events that have already been canceled in the month of March. “USA Football’s No. 1 priority is […]

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Minnesota Vikings re-sign Canadian offensive lineman Brett Jones
Posted on 29 March 2020 | 4:35 am

The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed Canadian center Brett Jones for his third straight season with the team. The Vikings acquired Jones in August 2018 from the New York Giants via trade in exchange for a 2019 seventh-round draft pick. The #Vikings have re-signed C @brettjones69. 📰: https://t.co/eH9wSQBIjv pic.twitter.com/UZvA3F1rzu — Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) March 27, 2020 Jones […]

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“The opponent now is the Coronavirus”: American coach Michael Wood is adjusting to life under Italian quarantine
Posted on 28 March 2020 | 6:00 am

Head Coach Michael Wood of the reigning Italian champions, the Milano Seamen has seen a lot of things over his nearly twenty-five years coaching in Europe, but he’s never seen anything like this. Isolated in his Milan apartment, the two-time reigning Italian champion has been struck by the gravity of the situation around him. “The […]

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3 Keys to Russell Wilson’s Championship Mindset
Posted on 28 March 2020 | 4:01 am

What are your three keys that will make you more successful? Write them down. Put them to memory. When you can call upon them to filter whether a behavior is good or bad for you, your key’s will begin to unlock your greatest potentials. All-Pro quarterback Russell Wilson can mentally go through his list and […]

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Coronavirus pushes NFL Network to pull live shows
Posted on 27 March 2020 | 8:27 am

By Thomas Barrabi FOXBusiness NFL Network temporarily suspended its live shows this week because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, marking the latest instance of a sports network that has been forced to change its programming during the outbreak. The NFL is currently in its offseason, but the coronavirus outbreak has forced the widespread suspension of team activities and it […]

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Appreciation for front-line COVID workers grows in football community
Posted on 27 March 2020 | 5:34 am

By CHRIS O’LEARY, SENIOR WRITER, @OLEARYCHRIS Through this winter, Juwan Brescacin was living his best off-season life. The Mississauga native had returned home in free agency, signing with the Toronto Argonauts after spending the last four years with the Calgary Stampeders. He was training in Chicago with his new teammate, DaVaris Daniels, living in the same apartment complex, just […]

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Top import QB hunkered down in Europe
Posted on 25 March 2020 | 6:20 am

One of Europe’s top quarterbacks, Clark Evans, like the rest of the world, is adapting to life in isolation. More than being a worldwide pastime, self-isolation is a global road to survival. But learning how to deal with it varies from person to person. From apartment balconies in Milan, Italy to mountainside cottages in Norway, […]

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CFL: O’Leary – Teams leaning on technology as draft approaches
Posted on 24 March 2020 | 5:45 am

By CHRIS O’LEARY, SENIOR WRITER, @OLEARYCHRIS The world has in most regards come to a stop as we try to get a handle on COVID-19. Most of us have been impacted in how we do our jobs while trying to social distance and it’s no different for GMs, coaches and scouts in the CFL, who will have to […]

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