Archive for the ‘Sports/Football/CFL’ Category

Lions use early lead to coast past Alouettes, taking 3rd consecutive victory

Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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The B.C. Lions jumped to a first-quarter lead and never trailed in a 27-18 win over the Montreal Alouettes at Percival Molson Stadium in Montreal on Saturday night.

Lions dominate Redblacks en route to 2nd consecutive victory

Saturday, September 11th, 2021
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The B.C. Lions recorded their first home win since Oct. 5, 2019 in fine style, defeating the Ottawa Redblacks 45-13 on Saturday night at B.C. Place in Vancouver.

Former Montreal Alouettes owner Bob Wetenhall passes away

Monday, September 6th, 2021
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Bob Wetenhall Sr., the American businessman who took over the Montreal Alouettes in 1997 and transformed the club into one of the CFL's model franchises, has died.

Marc Liegghio’s game-winning field goal lifts Blue Bombers past Stampeders

Sunday, August 29th, 2021
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Rookie kicker Marc Liegghio made a 45-yard field goal with 37 seconds left in his first CFL start and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated the Calgary Stampeders 18-16 on Sunday.

Tiger-Cats ruin Alouettes’ home opener, claim 1st win of season

Friday, August 27th, 2021
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats stole the show in the Montreal Alouettes' home opener. Hamilton quarterback Dane Evans threw two touchdown passes in a 27-10 win over Montreal in front of 14,753 fans at Percival Molson Stadium Friday night.

Elks announce 9 players have tested positive for COVID-19, team in isolation

Monday, August 23rd, 2021
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The Edmonton Elks say nine players have tested positive for COVID-19. The update comes a day after the CFL postponed Thursday's game between the Argonauts and Elks at Toronto after an unspecified number of Edmonton players tested positive.

CFL says ‘a number’ of Elks players tested positive for COVID-19, game against Argos postponed

Sunday, August 22nd, 2021
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Several Edmonton Elks players have tested positive for COVID-19, the Canadian Football League revealed late Sunday.

Stampeders hold off late rally from Alouettes to pick up 1st win of the season

Friday, August 20th, 2021
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The Calgary Stampeders overcame an 11-point second-quarter deficit and hung on for a thrilling 28-22 victory over the Montreal Alouettes.

Stampeders cancel outdoor practice due to poor air quality

Monday, August 16th, 2021
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The Calgary Stampeders cancelled outdoor practice Monday because of smoke from forest fires.

Roughriders rough up Tiger-Cats for 2nd consecutive win

Saturday, August 14th, 2021
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The Saskatchewan Roughriders made sure to play a complete 60 minutes Saturday as they defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 30-8 at Mosaic Stadium.