Roughriders Offensive Line Woes Looming Over the Bye

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The Saskatchewan Roughriders are entering their first bye week with more questions than answers after an ugly win over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in Week 4. By now, everyone is aware of the problems that have plagued the Riders thus far this season. A carousel at the quarterback position and Duron Carter playing at his second-best […] READ MORE


Fixing the CFL Draft: Chunky & The Man CFL podcast 23

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Last Word on Sports is proud to present its CFL Podcast, Chunky and the Man. Each week our hosts will look around the Canadian Football League, and bring you the latest news and analysis. They will also strive to bring you in-depth interviews with great guests connected to the CFL. The show is available every […] READ MORE


2017 CFL Draft Nothing to get Excited About

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The late great Ronnie Lancaster once said (or maybe just repeated), “It’s called the Canadian Football League for a reason: the team with the best Canadians is going to win.” The little general was usually spot-on with his analysis (and clichés) but this is one where the hall of famer comes up short. Success in the […] READ MORE


Defence the Priority in Toronto Argonauts Draft

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The Toronto Argonauts went into the 2017 CFL Draft without a first round pick. For some teams this is not such a bad thing, but they were coming off a season full of on-field inadequacies and in-house conflict that ended in a 5-13 record, and their first rounder was to be the first overall pick. […] READ MORE


Toronto Argonauts Defence Upgraded in CFL Draft

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The Toronto Argonauts’ new regime in general manager Jim Popp and head coach Marc Trestman brought in instant cachet from their success in Montreal. The pressure was on right from the get-go. They had little over two months to evaluate their current roster before the CFL Draft. Toronto Argonauts Defence Upgraded in CFL Draft Heading […] READ MORE


Impact CFL Prospects from the OUA

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To sustain consistent success in the CFL, teams need Canadians who can make an impact from game to game. And getting those players on the roster boils down to drafting them. Having great Canadians on a CFL roster is a premium because teams must have a minimum of 21 national players on a 44-man roster from […] READ MORE


In the Spotlight With Tyler Crapigna

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Fans won't be fully acquainted with all the new personalities in Saskatchewan until at least Labour Day weekend, maybe longer for some. One name you need to get to know is the Riders kicker. I was fortunate enough to be granted about an hour of his time this week and here is what I learned in the spotlight with Tyler Crapigna. READ MORE