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XFL Power Rankings Week 2: DC still on top, Guardians drop
Posted on 19 February 2020 | 5:01 am

The XFL’s second week showed us a lot of big plays and action, and it’s becoming more clear who are the teams to beat. Check out last week’s XFL Power rankings. 1. D.C. Defenders (2-0) The Defenders had another big showing Week Two in a 27-0 shutout against the Guardians. Not only did Cardale Jones […]

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Argos ink National LB Paul Kozachuk
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 11:45 pm

The Toronto Argonauts have signed national linebacker Paul Kozachuk to a contract. 

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Johnson looking to make Winnipeg his football home
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 10:00 pm

After signing a contract with the Blue Bombers following the opening of free agency on Feb. 11, defensive back Josh Johnson is hoping to have a foothold in Winnipeg for the foreseeable future.

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Als add three defensive backs, including Kevin Fogg
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 8:25 pm

The Montreal Alouettes announced on Tuesday that the club has signed American defensive backs Kevin Fogg, Bryan Blunt and Devron Davis to contracts.

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Japan’s Machino still learning on road to CFL Combine
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 8:01 pm

Japanese offensive lineman Tomoya Machino has only been playing football for a short time, but he has the chance to crack the professional ranks after being invited to the CFL Combine in March.

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Cauz: A look back at the Stamps’ 14-game win streak
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 3:17 pm

Before the Toronto Raptors took over the longest win streak in Canadian sports history, it was the Calgary Stampeders who sat on top with 14-straight wins. CFL.ca's Matthew Cauz remembers the Stamps' 2016 season.

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Bombers sign LB Micah Awe to two-year deal
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 3:04 pm

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed LB Micah Awe to a two-year deal, the team announced on Tuesday.

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Belgium: RB Jaycen Taylor leads Limburg Shotguns in romp past Antwerp Argonauts
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 6:23 am

The Limburg Shotguns (1-0), 2019 Belgian finalists, opened the 2020 season this past weekend with a resounding 46-0 shutout win over the visiting Antwerp Argonauts (0-1) in the first weekend of action for both teams in the Belgian American Football League. Running backs Jaycen Taylor and Michael David scored two touchdowns each while quarterback Bram […]

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Week 2 XFL Roundup: A look back at this past weekend’s games and overall outlook of the XFL
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 5:01 am

@MMXFLWriter The business of weekly football has begun in the XFL. Week two is in the books. Let’s take a look at the games that transpired and where the league stands after two weeks. DC DOMINATES, MCGLOIN MELTS DOWN The head coach/quarterback combination often determines the quality of a football team. Two weeks in, the […]

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Upon Further Review: BC Lions
Posted on 18 February 2020 | 1:00 am

After coming up short of expectations in 2019, the BC Lions are attempting to get back into the postseason this year.

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RIP Mathieu Garcia 1987-2020
Posted on 17 February 2020 | 5:01 am

Our deepest condolences go out to the French-American football community and the family and loved ones of Mathieu Garcia who died suddenly during a game in Nimes, France, Saturday, February 15. Garcia, who played for the Muret Scorpions, Les Scorpions de Muret, in France’s Division 3, collapsed towards the end of a game between the Scorpions […]

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Looking at winners and losers to open free agency
Posted on 16 February 2020 | 8:00 pm

On the latest episode of The Waggle presented by Sport Clips, Davis Sanchez and Donnovan Bennett discuss who the winners and losers were to open up the free agency window.

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Exclusive: Dacia Vienna Vikings welcome QB-Guru, former Buffalo Bills & St. Louis Rams OC, Steve Fairchild as guest coach
Posted on 15 February 2020 | 6:00 am

Former Buffalo Bills and St. Louis Rams offensive coordinator Steve Fairchild has arrived in Vienna, Austria where he will spend a couple of weeks acting as a consultant for the Dacia Vienna Vikings. Vikings head coach Chris Calaycay is thrilled to have Fairchild, whose resume and background is beyond impressive, in Austria to help take […]

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NFL Combine Series to feature HBCUs and the International Player Pathway Program
Posted on 14 February 2020 | 6:00 am

The NFL has announced the dates of its 2020 Combine Series which features the Regional Combine Invitational (RCI) and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Combine. The event will be held Friday, March 27-Sunday, March 29 at the Miami Dolphins’ Baptist Health Training Facility. Attendees will include draft-eligible athletes who were not invited to the National […]

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Guatemalen WR David Giron having a blast playing football again with Spain’s Osos Rivas
Posted on 14 February 2020 | 5:01 am

When wide receiver David Giron from Guatemala came out of an unannounced “retirement” recently to play for Spain’s Osos Rivas, he did it, quite literally, for the fun of it. One of the top receivers in Europe from 2016 to 2018, playing for the Frankfurt Universe in the German Football League, Giron had stepped away […]

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XFL Power Rankings After Week 1, DC Tops List, Vipers Drop
Posted on 13 February 2020 | 5:01 am

By Matthew Nagashima In my preseason rankings, I was sure to disclaim we’d have a lot of movers. We do. While we got a pretty good sense of where teams were at during the offseason, everything was on paper and we now have raw tape to go off of. Lots of exciting action, surprises and […]

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Japan’s Tomoya Machino embarks on a journey of a lifetime
Posted on 12 February 2020 | 6:00 am

For a Japanese country boy who didn’t start playing football until college, Tomoya Machino cut an impressive figure at the CFL Global Combine held in Japan recently. The 6’5″, 299 pound, 22-year-old native of Ogaki, Gifu Prefecture in central Japan, definitely stood out according to the CFL’s Director of Global Scouting, Greg Quick. “Not only […]

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