Three Eskimos that Need to Step Up for Edmonton to Advance

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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 […] 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


Edmonton Eskimos Mistakes and Predictable Play-calling Continue in Loss

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Saturday night’s meeting between the Calgary Stampeders and Edmonton Eskimos was a sensational affair. There were many highlight plays, but ultimately Eskimos mistakes and bad play-calling doomed the Eskimos. With the win, the Stampeders have now won five out of the last seven matchups in this series, including the post-season. The game started fairly slowly […] READ MORE


Redblacks Off-Season Wounds Largely Self Inflicted

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To suggest that the Ottawa Redblacks have had a difficult off-season would be a colossal understatement. The 2018 Grey Cup finalists have been absolutely decimated on both the offensive and defensive side of the ball. When CFL free agency came and went last month, the Redblacks lost several key members of their team. The players […] READ MORE


Winners and Losers of Day One CFL Free Agency

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CFL free agency wasted no time sending Twitter into a frenzy when it kicked off at 12:00 P.M. Eastern time. The fireworks got off to an early start. News of Mike Reilly signing a four-year deal with the B.C. Lions leaked a whole 15 hours before free agency. The day appeared to belong to the […] READ MORE


Free Agency Preview: Ottawa Redblacks

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Of all nine CFL teams, the Ottawa Redblacks could have the most high-profile free agents. Headlined by offensive studs Trevor Harris, William Powell, Greg Ellingson, and SirVincent Rogers, Marcel Desjardins has his hands full with elite pending free agents. At least one of the four could sign elsewhere, but in an ideal world Desjardins locks […] READ MORE


Calgary Stampeders Capture Grey Cup

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They say third time’s the charm and that was exactly the case as the Calgary Stampeders defeated the Ottawa Redblacks 27-16. Calgary never left any doubt thwarting any late comeback attempts by Ottawa in the fourth quarter after two straight Grey Cup heartbreaks. Bo Levi Mitchell Bo Levi Mitchell got off to a shaky start […] READ MORE


Trevor Harris and the Ottawa Redblacks Big Test for Winnipeg Blue Bombers Defence

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The Winnipeg Blue Bombers defence has gotten the better of their competition throughout the majority of their eight contests in 2018. Contrary, the Bombers have only faced one opponent with a winning record – the Edmonton Eskimos in Week 1. Low and behold, the Bombers gave up a season-high 402 passing yards and 481 total […] READ MORE


CFL Studs and Duds Weeks 5 through 8

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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 […] READ MORE