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The Spring League To Hold Tryouts For First Time
Posted on 9 March 2021 | 5:01 am

By Mark Perry For the first time in its history, The Spring League will be holding open tryouts. New prospects interested in playing in the TSL are required to participate in one of their Official TSL tryouts. The tryouts are part of a new partnership with American National Combines. In partnership with @ANCcombines, #TheSpringLeague will be holding […]

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Steinberg’s MMQB: Meet the woman behind CFL.ca
Posted on 8 March 2021 | 1:33 pm

For International Women's Day, CFL.ca's Pat Steinberg shines a light on CFL.ca's Deputy Editor Kristina Costabile in this week's MMQB.

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Sergi Gonzalo shines at QB as Badalona Dracs rout Murcia Cobras
Posted on 8 March 2021 | 10:08 am

When it comes to American football, nothing can change the fortunes of a franchise like excellence at the quarterback position. In Europe, finding the best import to fill the position is a constant arms race as teams look to give their squad an edge under center. Like any big purchase, the benefits don’t always live […]

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David Bada: Germany’s newest NFL rookie, looks back on an amazing year
Posted on 8 March 2021 | 5:30 am

The sun was beating down on a hot August morning in Ashburn, Virginia as the newly named Washington football team’s training camp was finally underway again. The humidity of the northern Virginia air made players sweat as they hit the field with varied confidence, after a long, uncertain, and mostly virtual offseason program. One player […]

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Applying Pressure: Argos changing defensive identity with FA moves
Posted on 7 March 2021 | 7:00 pm

Toronto Argonauts head coach Ryan Dinwiddie joined Donnovan on The Waggle this week to talk about the team's off-season so far, including the additions to the defensive side of the ball.

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Which CFL records could live forever?
Posted on 7 March 2021 | 3:00 pm

From career tackles to total yards from scrimmage, CFL.ca takes a dive into the record books to see which records could be broken and which may not be.

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Las Rozas Black Demons blank Gijon Mariners despite missing stars
Posted on 7 March 2021 | 6:00 am

It was far from a full strength Las Rozas Black Demons squad that took the field Saturday in Madrid, but in a battle between the winless and the unbeaten, there was never any doubt who would prevail. Playing for the fourth straight week to make up for an early season wrecked by blizzards and COVID, […]

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Landry: Schultz had a kind soul, massive handshake
Posted on 6 March 2021 | 8:00 pm

CFL.ca's Don Landry shares some memories of his time working with and getting to know Chris Schultz, along with his favourite Schultz story.

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LIVESTREAM Spain: Murcia Cobras @ Badalona Dracs, March 6, 17:00 CET (11:00 ET)
Posted on 6 March 2021 | 6:15 am

One of two games LNFA Series A games scheduled this weekend in Spain is the defending champion Badalona Dracs (4-1) playing host to the Murcia Cobras (0-4). This game was originally scheduled for January 17 but was postponed due to COVID-19. The rescheduled match gives the Dracs another opportunity to prepare their team as they […]

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LIVESTREAM Spain: Gijon Mariners @ Las Rozas Black Demons, March 6, 17:00 CET (11:00 ET)
Posted on 6 March 2021 | 6:00 am

The undefeated Las Rozas Black Demons (4-0) host the Gijon Mariners (0-4) Saturday, March 6 in one of two games slated for this weekend the Spanish LNFA Series A. This game will be a great test for a young Mariners team looking for a win against the hottest team in Spain. The Gijon Mariners lost […]

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Female owners encourage young women to pursue football path
Posted on 6 March 2021 | 5:01 am

It took Sheila Ford Hamp about one second to respond when asked about the potential for women in key roles in the NFL. “The sky is the limit for anything females want to do,” said Hamp, the principal owner of the Detroit Lions. Echoing that statement was Dee Haslam, the Cleveland Browns’ co-owner: “We’re seeing […]

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O’Leary: Canadian football loses a giant in Chris Schultz
Posted on 5 March 2021 | 11:45 pm

A gentle giant, an ambassador for the game of football on both sides of the border and a friend to many, Chris Schultz's sudden death is felt across the country. CFL.ca senior writer Chris O'Leary spoke with Schultz's colleagues to look at his impact on them and the game.

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CFL teams honour and celebrate Chris Schultz
Posted on 5 March 2021 | 5:28 pm

As news of the passing of Chris Schultz makes its way across the country, support has begun to pour in from teams around the CFL.

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Versatility comes second nature to Gijon Mariners WR Alejandro Herrero
Posted on 5 March 2021 | 6:00 am

When the Gijon Mariners dropped a lopsided loss to the Osos Rivas a week ago, one bright spot on the field for the Mariners was receiver Alex Herrero. The speedy receiver caught two touchdowns injecting energy into a lethargic Mariners passing game.  On the other side of the ball the 5’11″ 210 pound athlete was […]

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Matthias Staalsoe: Denmark’s next great offensive lineman
Posted on 4 March 2021 | 6:30 am

Football is finally back this spring for many different college football programs. After missing out on having a fall season and dealing with months and months of uncertainty, athletes at many FCS schools are eager leave their couches and hit the field once again. For the University of Maine Black Bears, a six-game spring 2021 […]

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Las Rozas Black Demons LT Doums Mamoudou adds beauty to the brutality of offensive line
Posted on 4 March 2021 | 6:00 am

At the heart of every football game there is a beautiful and brutal ballet. An intricate dance of giants, big men who’s agility, precision and quickness contrast their physicality and nastiness. To the uninitiated, this performance is oft ignored and rarely appreciated, but to those who love its details, few things can captivate or inspire […]

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AFI.tv now streaming 2 games from Spain this weekend
Posted on 3 March 2021 | 5:30 am

The Spanish League of American Football is catching up on the games postponed earlier this season as the league-leading Las Rozas Black Demons play host to the Gijon Mariners, while now also the Badalona Dracs will head to Murcia to face the Cobras. All game times are Central European Time. Click the links to take you […]

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