Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Montreal Alouettes Notably Similar

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If the Winnipeg Blue Bombers-Montreal Alouettes Week 15 game preview were a meme, there would be an obvious choice. It’s a classic, straightforward image with no editing required: Spider-Man pointing at Spider-Man. If you don’t understand, it means they’re similar teams. An example? It’s a meme Saskatchewan defensive lineman Jordan Reaves used to describe opposing […] READ MORE



CFL Studs and Duds: Weeks 9 through 12

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It’s post-Labour Day and the CFL power rankings continue to be a logjam, concession items are getting wilder, whether protocols are under scrutiny, PED suspensions are popping up, and the NFL pre-season game in Winnipeg was a bust. Let’s look at August and Labour Day’s CFL studs and duds. CFL Studs Labour Day Rivalries The […] READ MORE


Week 11 CFL Fantasy Picks: DraftKings, TSN

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A couple of notes before diving into Week 11 CFL Fantasy. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have placed Matt Nichols on their injured reserve. He had been serviceable to this point for Winnipeg. Now that he’s out it will be Chris Steveler under centre. Streveler has shown flashes and also possesses a solid rushing floor. It’s […] READ MORE


CFL Fantasy Picks Week 10: DraftKings and TSN

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Benefiting CFL Fantasy players and the Montreal Alouettes, it looks like Vernon Adams Jr. will be back in action this week. Unfortunately, this good news for the Montreal Alouettes didn’t come unaccompanied. Go-to receiver B.J. Cunningham may be out for the rest of the season after undergoing wrist surgery. More bad injury news followed along […] READ MORE


CFL West Division a Logjam Between League’s Best Teams

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Aside from the winner take all 60-minute game played in frigid conditions in late November, the CFL’s East Division continues to be the not-so-Beast Division. It goes back to 2013 — Winnipeg’s last year in the East — where to present-day only four times has an East Division team finished above .500. In 2019, the […] READ MORE


CFL Fantasy Picks Week 9: DraftKings, TSN

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Unfortunately, the impactful fantasy/DraftKings injuries stick around for another week, this time claiming Montreal quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. who had been having a really nice season to this point. Former starter Antonio Pipkin will now retake the reigns. Dane Evans did a serviceable job as Jeremiah Masoli’s replacement last week. It remains uncertain whether or […] READ MORE


CFL Studs and Duds: Weeks 5 Through 8

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The 2019 CFL season is shaping up to be a combination of the year of the return and the year of the backup quarterback. Or if you fancy the glass-half-full perspective, it’s the year of the next crop of quarterbacks — currently led by Saskatchewan’s Cody Fajardo. July’s CFL studs also highlight some excellent performances, […] READ MORE



CFL Week 5 Fantasy Picks: Draftkings and TSN

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The CFL season feels like it is flying by as we are already into Week 5. There has been a lot of exciting football played already with hopes for more on the horizon. Even though some teams have clearly established themselves such as Edmonton and Winnipeg, we saw one of the stronger teams in the […] READ MORE