Archive for the ‘Sports/Football/CFL’ Category

Grey Cup on ice has CFL looking at potential field improvements

Monday, November 26th, 2018

The field conditions emerged as one of the main talking points in Calgary's 27-16 victory over Ottawa in the CFL's championship game on Sunday.

Stampeders’ Greenwood wins 1st Grey Cup after coming close to retirement

Monday, November 26th, 2018
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Cory Greenwood wasn't sure if his pro football career was over. The veteran linebacker missed all of last season after suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament on the first day of the Edmonton Eskimos' training camp.

‘Making up for lost time’: Stampeders celebrate Grey Cup 3 years in the making

Sunday, November 25th, 2018
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This time they didn't flinch. There wasn't heartbreak, a fumble or interception that would leave the Calgary Stampeders wondering what might have been. Instead, it was pure joy.

Grey Cup brings people together from across Canada

Sunday, November 25th, 2018
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The CFL is not only a sports league, but an entity that brings Canadian families together. During Sunday's 106th Grey Cup, the unity was on full display in Edmonton as the Calgary Stampeders took on the Ottawa Redblacks.

Stampeders end Grey Cup misery with win over Redblacks

Sunday, November 25th, 2018

The Calgary Stampeders defeated the Ottawa Redblacks 27-16 in the 106th Grey Cup on Sunday in Edmonton, winning the title after coming up short in the previous two championship games.

November in Alberta? Grey Cup players ready to play in T-shirts

Saturday, November 24th, 2018

It's November in Alberta yet tackle Derek Dennis will wear a short-sleeve shirt Sunday when the Calgary Stampeders face the Ottawa Redblacks in the Grey Cup.

Dave Dickenson, Stamps are fed up with losing Grey Cups

Saturday, November 24th, 2018
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In Dave Dickenson's first three seasons since becoming the team's head coach in 2016, he led the Calgary Stampeders to the best record in the CFL every season. But he's coached them to back-to-back Grey Cup defeats. This year, he's looking to finally get over the hump.

The Campbell connection in Edmonton — Rick Campbell looks for 2nd Grey Cup win

Saturday, November 24th, 2018

On Sunday afternoon at Commonwealth Stadium, Rick will try and do something his father was never able to do despite all those wins — capture the title in the Alberta capital inside the stadium Hugh won so many regular season and playoff battles.

Bo Levi Mitchell’s legacy is on the line in the Grey Cup

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

In professional sports the mark of a champion, the way people measure success, always comes down to the number of championships an athlete won. Getting to the big game and losing just isn’t enough. Stamps quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell with face that reality in Sunday's Grey Cup game against Ottawa.

Get all the latest from the 2018 Grey Cup

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Follow all the latest updates at the 2018 Grey Cup with our CBC reporters, who are on the ground in Edmonton bringing you all the action.