CFL Gambling 101

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If you follow my CFL writing, you know I’m not afraid of suggesting as well as placing a gambling wager or two. Well, technically 439 wagers over the past three regular seasons. Gambling lesson number one: you have to spend money to make money. The proof is in the pudding for me; I’ve hit at […] READ MORE


3 Possible Destinations for Matt Nichols

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Matt Nichols entered the fateful 2019 season as the unquestioned leader of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He had 43 touchdown passes during the 2017 and 2018 seasons and threw for nearly 4,500 yards in 2017 with a 71 per cent completion percentage. He has proven that he is a capable CFL starter, but with the […] READ MORE


Top 10 CFL Teams of the Decade

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Over the past decade, one CFL dynasty came to an end right before another took off. To no surprise, both had the key ingredient in a star quarterback; first Anthony Calvillo for Montreal and now Bo Levi Mitchell in Calgary. Both pivots enjoyed at least one CFL championship in the last 10 years, and both […] READ MORE


Nik’s Picks Week 21 2019

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Nik’s Picks – Week 21 CFL Predictions Last week’s Nik’s Picks. Nik’s Picks Week 21 YouTube video. Friday Montreal Alouettes @ Ottawa Redblacks: Montreal is only resting a few starters Friday, which spells trouble for Ottawa. That said, it’s not expected that the Als will keep key players like Vernon Adams Jr. in for the full […] READ MORE


Nik’s Picks Week 20 2019

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Nik’s Picks – Week 20 CFL Predictions Last week’s Nik’s Picks Nik’s Picks Week 20 YouTube video. Friday Calgary Stampeders @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers: It’s unlikely that this rematch will come anywhere near 70 points, especially considering Zach Collaros is now under centre for the Bombers. Chris Streveler is Winnipeg’s best option at quarterback, but it’s […] READ MORE


Missing the Cut: What’s Next for these CFL Squads in 2020?

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Last year I wrote an article breaking down what went wrong and what hope lied on the horizon for three CFL squads who missed the cut for the playoffs. Those three teams were the Edmonton Eskimos, Montreal Alouettes and the Toronto Argonauts. One year later the picture looks quite a bit different. The Eskimos, despite […] READ MORE


CFL Week 19 Power Rankings

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The CFL power rankings for Week 19 are going to look a little different than the usual format. It is time to eliminate the teams off of this list that has been eliminated from the CFL playoffs. The focus moving forward will only be on the top six teams and how they line up against […] READ MORE


Nik’s Picks Week 19 2019

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Nik’s Picks – Week 19 CFL Predictions Last week’s Nik’s Picks Nik’s Picks Week 19 YouTube video Friday Toronto Argonauts @ Montreal Alouettes: If McLeod Bethel-Thompson were playing the full 60, the Argos would be a nice upset pick. Montreal can’t move in the standings and Bethel-Thompson’s Argos shredded the Als defence for 438 passing yards […] READ MORE


CFL Week 18 Power Rankings

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With another week in the books, it is time for the CFL Week 18 power rankings. Teams competed in an excellent week of Canadian football this past weekend with some interesting outcomes. So interesting in fact, that all but one team moved around in the power rankings. Only the Hamilton Tiger-Cats held onto the same […] READ MORE