Saskatchewan Roughriders Head Coach Options

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Not one week after signing an extension through the 2020 Season, Chris Jones has fled for the NFL’s Cleveland Browns. His job title? Senior Defensive Specialist. Jones inherited a 3-15 team in 2016 when he was hired and improved to 5-13, 10-8 and 12-6 in the subsequent seasons. Appearances in the East Final and West […] READ MORE


Eskimos Have Lengthy Off Season To Do List

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The hard work for the Edmonton Eskimos is just beginning. With the Calgary Stampeders winning the Grey Cup a couple of weeks ago, so begins the off-season in the CFL. For the CFL, the winter months have historically been a black hole of nothingness when it comes to exciting storylines. This year that will not […] READ MORE


Can the BC Lions Make the Playoffs in 2018?

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The 2017 season for the BC Lions was a shock to many CFL fans. Heading into the season, the Lions were projected by many to be the second-best team in the West and were probably considered the best candidate to dethrone the Calgary Stampeders and make the Grey Cup. This rhetoric completely fell apart at […] READ MORE


The Evolution of the Eskimos Defence

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The evolution of the Edmonton Eskimos defence is finally progressing thanks to time, effort and a key personnel need being addressed. After seven weeks of development and experimentation at the wide side corner Ed Hervey has made a roster move to solidify the Esks defence. On August 8th the Eskimos quietly signed veteran cornerback Brandyn Thompson and released the […] READ MORE


Edmonton Eskimos Management Need to Make Changes

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Change is never easy, especially when it comes to something people are passionate about. Back in September 2013 Ed Hervey ripped into his team’s play and the play calling as he had lost patience with his offence for evolving too slowly. After four games in 2016 it’s the defence’s turn. However, while Hervey does that, he also […] READ MORE


Chris Jones vs. Jason Maas in a Coaches’ Chess Match

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The coaches’ chess match in the CFL will be on display this Friday when the Saskatchewan Roughriders, led by Chris Jones, invade Commonwealth Stadium to play Jason Maas’s Edmonton Eskimos. The Chess Match The key match-up between Eskimos head coach and offensive coordinator Jason Maas against the Riders head coach and defensive coordinator Chris Jones. Jones is the evil genius who designed […] READ MORE


Edmonton Eskimos Empire Rises Again

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Edmonton Eskimos empire rises on defense through intimidation of rivals Calgary Stampeders in preseason football leading personnel changes in key positions. READ MORE


B.C. Lions Fire Head Coach Benevides

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The first of many changes for football clubs looking for answers has happened, and very quickly: Lions GM Wally Buono has announced today that Mike Benevides will pay for the Lions’ .500 season and playoff loss with his job. The club looked great on paper, and as Vancouver will host the 102nd Grey Cup this […] READ MORE


"Burn the Ship" – The GM's Job

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At the end of the 2013 season Wally Buono, B.C. Lions General Manager, summed up what needed to be done in one simple sentence: “Burn the Ship.” And he did. Unfortunately, it needs to happen again. The good ship B.C. Lions is on the rocks with a broken back, and there is no good way […] READ MORE


End Game – A Disappointing Season for the BC Lions

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It’s after midnight and I am sitting at my desk contemplating another disappointing Lions game. The season is now over and the Leos are eliminated from the CFL playoffs. After the game I was listening to the TSN 1410 post game show and the amount of callers that wanted head coach Mike Benevides to be […] READ MORE