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Defending-champion Calgary Stampeders face longer road to Grey Cup

Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
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The road to a fourth straight Grey Cup appearance will be a little longer than usual for Bo Levi Mitchell and the Calgary Stampeders, as the Saskatchewan Roughriders were the best in the West this season.

Chamblin’s future as Argos head coach to be determined during off-season

Sunday, November 3rd, 2019

Argonauts general manager Mike (Pinball) Clemons says head coach Corey Chamblin's future will be addressed this off-season as Toronto's braintrust examines all facets of its football operation following a disappointing season.

Stampeders down Lions to secure home playoff date

Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
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It may not have been graceful but the Calgary Stampeders still snatched a crucial win over the B.C. Lions in Vancouver on Saturday.

Tiger-Cats edge Argos on 40-yard field goal to go undefeated at home

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

Lirim Hajrullahu's 40-yard yard field goal with two seconds remaining earned the Hamilton Tiger-Cats a 21-18 home win over the Toronto Argonauts in the regular-season finale for both teams Saturday night.

Roughriders beat Eskimos, win West Division for first time since 2009

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
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The Saskatchewan Roughriders finished in first place in the CFL's West Division for the first time since 2009 with their 23-13 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Saturday.

Alouettes gain momentum heading into playoffs with win over Redblacks

Friday, November 1st, 2019
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Vernon Adams Jr. started the game for Montreal and was 13 for 16 for 126 yards and two touchdowns as the Alouettes earned a 42-32 win over the Ottawa Redblacks on Friday night to carry some momentum into next weekend's CFL playoffs.

Argos cast off Redblacks with dominant 2nd half in home finale

Saturday, October 26th, 2019
McLeod Bethel-Thompson

Quarterbacks McLeod Bethel-Thompson, Dakota Prukop and Canadian Michael O'Connor combined for five touchdown passes in the Toronto Argonauts' 39-9 win against the struggling Ottawa Redblacks on Saturday.

Riders edge Eskimos with last-gasp field goal to secure home playoff date

Saturday, October 26th, 2019
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Brett Lauther nailed a 43-yard field goal with time expired as the Saskatchewan Roughriders won their second game in a row and fourth out of the last five with a 27-24 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Saturday.

Tiger-Cats claw back for win at Montreal in potential East Final preview

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Quarterback Dane Evans threw four touchdowns on 379 yards to lead the CFL-leading Hamilton Tiger-Cats to a 38-26 victory over the hometown Montreal Alouettes on Saturday.

Blue Bombers trump Stamps with last-second field goal

Friday, October 25th, 2019
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Justin Medlock booted a 34-yard field goal as time expired in the fourth quarter, lifting the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to a 29-28 victory over the Calgary Stampeders.