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Checking Down: News and notes from the off-season
Posted on 11 December 2019 | 7:00 pm

From Paul LaPolice joining the REDBLACKS as their head coach to Jason Maas becoming the Riders offensive coordinator, there's plenty going on across the CFL. That and more in this week's Checking Down.

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Off-Season Outlook: Ottawa REDBLACKS
Posted on 10 December 2019 | 11:30 pm

With a new head coach and plenty of roster flexibility, the Ottawa REDBLACKS have effectively hit the reset button following a three-win season.

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Gallimore tops December edition of Scouting Bureau Rankings
Posted on 10 December 2019 | 7:00 pm

Oklahoma Sooners defensive lineman Neville Gallimore retains the No. 1 spot in the second installment of the CFL Scouting Bureau Rankings.

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Ferguson: 2019 U Sports season alters December Scouting Bureau
Posted on 10 December 2019 | 7:00 pm

Offensive lineman Carter O'Donnell and Marc-Antoine Dequoy have jumped into the top 10 in the December edition of the CFL Scouting Bureau.

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Bombers sign OL Neufeld to one-year extension
Posted on 10 December 2019 | 3:37 pm

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed offensive lineman Pat Neufeld to a one-year extension.

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How The XFL Can Change The NFL, A Breakdown Of The Facts
Posted on 9 December 2019 | 5:01 am

by  Mike Mitchell How can a first-year startup league in any way influence or affect a 100-year-old league in the NFL?   There is no competition here. The National Football League is the king of all sports and entertainment. Football is America’s #1 sport and the NFL is the diamond standard standing alone at the top. […]

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4 Unconventional Exercises for Insane Functional Strength
Posted on 8 December 2019 | 5:01 am

Trainers, coaches and conditioning specialists alike know the importance of sport-specific training. Sport-specific training is the philosophy of employing exercises and movement patterns that have large translation to an athlete’s specific sport and specific position. However, being too myopic in sport-specific training can omit important areas of strength and sport performance. I like to refer […]

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XFL QB Mini-Camp Battles to Keep an Eye on
Posted on 6 December 2019 | 5:30 am

by  Matthew Nagashima Though teams like the Renegades and Guardians have entrenched veteran starters at QB in Landry Jones and Matt McGloin, many XFL teams have less positional certainty in their depth charts. While Tier One QB’s are being paid much more this season, we could still very well see other passers contend for starting spots across […]

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João Pessoa Espectros halt Galo FA win streak, advance to Brazilian final
Posted on 4 December 2019 | 8:36 am

After two straight championship final defeats to the Belo Horizonte Galo FA, the João Pessoa Espectros finally broke the jinx while also snapping Belo Horizonte’s 44 game win streak, by beating the Galo 20-7 in the Brazilian semifinal. The Espectros took a 13-0 halftime lead and then let the defense and Carlos Cox do the rest. […]

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Victor Mitchell Jr. relishing football life in Japan as he prepares for title game
Posted on 4 December 2019 | 5:01 am

Panasonic Impulse running back Victor Mitchell Jr. is making the most of his football talents – on the other side of the world, in Japan. He was a key to his team’s huge 24-14 semifinal win over the Obic Seagulls and berth in their first X Bowl since 2015. The 5’8″, 183 lb rookie from […]

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