Archive for the ‘Sports/Football/CFL’ Category

Alouettes in process of gathering information following arrest of receiver Quan Bray

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

The Montreal Alouettes say they are in the process of gathering information after the arrest of wide receiver Quan Bray. U.S. federal agents say they found 71.21 kilograms of marijuana in a rented vehicle in which Bray, NFL offensive tackle Greg Robinson and another person were riding.

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos keep team name following consultations

Friday, February 14th, 2020
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The Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League have decided to keep their team name. The club says consultations in the North provided no agreement on whether the name should be changed.

Stampeders re-sign backup QB Montell Cozart, bolster defence on busy opening day

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Once CFL free agency began Tuesday at noon ET, Stampeders president/GM John Hufnagel was a man of his word as Calgary made three separate deals less than an hour into the process, including the re-signing of backup quarterback Montell Cozart.

Tiger-Cats re-sign all-star defensive back/kick returner Frankie Williams

Sunday, February 9th, 2020

Defensive back/kick returner Frankie Williams re-signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Sunday after being named the CFL's most outstanding special-teams player in 2019.

Argonauts sign quarterback Matt Nichols to 3-year deal: reports

Thursday, February 6th, 2020
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Matt Nichols signed a three-year deal with the Toronto Argonauts on Thursday. The move comes after Nichols was released by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Jan. 28.

Alouettes hire University of Montreal coach Danny Maciocia as GM

Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Danny Maciocia is returning to the Montreal Alouettes as general manager.

‘I play football, I’m not a TV star’: New Argo wants to shake reality show stigma

Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Before signing with the Toronto Argonauts Monday, Ollie’s second reality show stint put him in football purgatory again. In 2016, his first came on the Netflix documentary series Last Chance U, where he was first introduced as a fan favourite. 

CFL commissioner envisions first international regular-season game in 2021

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
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CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says the league and its players need to be bigger, bolder and proud of the CFL.

CFL to unveil new ownership for Montreal Alouettes

Monday, January 6th, 2020

The CFL announced today it will make a major announcement in Montreal later this morning. A league source said new ownership for the Alouettes will be unveiled at that time.

Redblacks acquire rights to QB Nick Arbuckle from Stampeders

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

The Ottawa Redblacks acquired the rights to quarterback Nick Arbuckle from the Calgary Stampeders on Friday.