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Alouettes complete stunning comeback with OT win over Stampeders

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. ran for a pair of one-yard touchdowns in overtime to lead the Montreal Alouettes to a thrilling 40-34 win over the Calgary Stampeders at McMahon Stadium on Saturday. 

Ticats tear up Redblacks to remain pride of East

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats earned their fourth win in its last five outings after picking up a 21-7 victory over the Ottawa Redblacks on Saturday.

No lead is safe — unless lightning strikes during a CFL game

Saturday, August 17th, 2019
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Last Friday in Montreal, Mother Nature’s wicked wrath wreaked havoc on a game between the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Alouettes.

Harris throws 3 TD passes, runs for 2 others as Eskimos down Argos

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Trevor Harris threw three TD passes and ran for two others to earn the Edmonton Eskimos a 41-26 win over the Toronto Argonauts on Friday night.

Harris sets CFL record, Nichols exits with injury as Bombers down Lions

Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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Running back Andrew Harris moved up in the CFL record book and the Blue Bombers remained in first place in the West Division by beating the B.C. Lions 32-16 Thursday in a game that saw Winnipeg quarterback Matt Nichols leave with an apparent injury in the fourth quarter.

Lions re-acquire defensive tackle Shawn Lemon from Argonauts

Monday, August 12th, 2019

The B.C. Lions on Monday traded for veteran defensive end Shawn Lemon, sending defensive tackle Davon Coleman and a 2020 conditional eighth-round draft pick to Toronto.

Brandon Banks’ TD rallies Ticats past Lions

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Dane Evans hit Brandon Banks on a 23-yard scoring strike with 1:02 remaining to rally the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to a thrilling 35-34 home win over the B.C. Lions on Saturday night.

Harris leads Eskimos past Redblacks in defensive battle against former team

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Quarterback Trevor Harris handed his old team its fifth loss in six games, as his Edmonton Eskimos defeated the Ottawa Redblacks 16-12 in CFL action Friday night.

Fierce storm forces early end to game, giving Roughriders unusual win over Als

Friday, August 9th, 2019
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The Saskatchewan Roughriders beat the Montreal Alouettes 17-10 in the first-ever CFL contest called off early because of inclement weather on Friday at Molson Stadium.

Blue Bombers claim top spot in West with win over Stampeders

Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Janarion Grant returned a pair of punts for touchdowns of 76 and 83 yards in his CFL debut Thursday to help give the Winnipeg Blue Bombers sole possession of first place in the West Division with a 26-24 victory over the Calgary Stampeders.