Anthony Calvillo credits Tracy Ham with resurrecting his CFL career with the Montreal Alouettes, and Wednesday night Calvillo followed his mentor into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, securing induction in his first year of eligibility. Ham retired after the 1999 season and was inducted in 2010.
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They spent their CFL careers on different squads but quarterback Anthony Calvillo and receiver Geroy Simon will now forever be teammates.
Toronto Argonauts coach Marc Trestman unveiled the remainder of his staff Wednesday and it includes former CFL players Tyron Brackenridge and Kevin Eiben.
Former Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach Corey Chamblin will serve as an assistant under Marc Trestman in Toronto as well as the Argos' defensive co-ordinator and defensive backs coach.
Watch live now as the The Toronto Argonauts introduce their new arrivals, general manager Jim Popp and head coach Marc Trestman, who together turned the Montreal Alouettes into a CFL powerhouse.
The Toronto Argonauts have reached an agreement in principle with Jim Popp to make him their new general manager. Popp joins the Argos after 21 seasons as the Montreal Alouettes GM.
Bernie Custis, pro football's first black quarterback who blazed the trail for future stars like Warren Moon, Chuck Ealey and Damon Allen, has died. He was 88.
Long before he became the first black person to head a significant North American pro sports league, New York native Jeffrey Orridge saw the CFL, and Canada itself, as a place where he could find acceptance and achieve his goals.
Former Montreal Alouettes general manager Jim Popp is the leading candidate for the Toronto Argonauts' vacant GM position.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders are in discussions with Vince Young, according to the former NFL quarterback's agent.