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Rising Stars on Each CFL Team
Nik Kowalski, Editor - Jun 14, 2020

The CFL’s a league of high turnover, which also means high opportunity. Rookies from all over North America are continually making immediate splashes in Canada at young ages. And luckily for each CFL team, they have stars aged 25 or younger on the horizon. Rising CFL Stars Hamilton: Jaelon Acklin As a 24-year-old rookie, Acklin […]



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under the radar free agency
Under the Radar Free Agency Signings in 2020
Oliver Eastwood - Apr 17, 2020

It’s easy to miss the hidden gems that flew under the radar in the 2020 CFL free agency – here are a few that will have a big impact on their new teams.

Edmonton Eskimos
Three Eskimos that Need to Step Up for Edmonton to Advance
Josh McSwain - Nov 9, 2019

The Edmonton Eskimos started out the season hot at 6-2 but sputtered to an 8-10 finish. Still, it was good enough to get them to the playoffs after a one-year absence in 2018. They will go across the continent this weekend to face off against the Montreal Alouettes, who finished 10-8 and second in the […]

Kenny Stafford
Kenny Stafford trade not Paying Off for Edmonton Eskimos or Saskatchewan Roughriders
Josh McSwain - Oct 5, 2019

After the 24-18 loss in Calgary on August 3, the Edmonton Eskimos made a move that many could not make sense of, trading receiver Kenny Stafford to the Saskatchewan Roughriders in return for RB/KR Christion Jones. It first seemed like a knee jerk reaction. In Week 8, Martese Jackson fumbled a punt that helped set […]

Beware of the B.C. Lions Den
Jacob Couch - Apr 25, 2019

For B.C. Lions fans, 2011 was a year for the ages. Travis Lulay was emerging as a CFL star, BC Place was recently remodeled and the on-field product the organization presented was not only one of the most thrilling CFL teams in league history but a team that brought the Grey Cup back to Canada’s […]

CFL Attendance
How CFL Attendance Differs across the Country
Jacob Couch - Mar 31, 2019

In some CFL markets, fans flock to their team’s stadium on game day, not caring about the 4-10 record or the low number of all-stars that their team possesses. Other CFL franchises can be on a seven-game win streak, while half of their stadium’s seats lack fans to sit in them. What are the reasons […]

Chris Jones
The Chris Jones Conundrum

It’s certainly getting more difficult for Saskatchewan Roughrider fans to gripe about Chris Jones. Since setting the CFL off upon the release of Duron Carter on August 11th, Chris Jones and the Riders have put together a four-game winning streak that has firmly placed them in the playoff hunt. It’s a difficult task unpacking the […]

Rebuilding
Saskatchewan Roughriders Rebuilding is No Longer a Valid Excuse

As the Riders enter their second bye week of the season, fans and pundits alike have had time to dissect the season thus far and more. Jamie Nye in his article with CFL.ca brought to light a troubling, yet simple statistic. 1-9. 4-6. 0-2. Those are the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ records against their own division over […]

CFL Studs and Duds Weeks 5 through 8

The last four weeks of the 2018 CFL season saw the Calgary Stampeders and the Edmonton Eskimos go undefeated, and the low Montreal Alouettes go winless. There was also multiple last-second comeback wins, a plethora of trades, disappointing quarterback performances, and a bizarre ongoing comeback attempt from Terrell Owens. CFL Studs Calgary Stampeders The Stampeders […]