Austin Owens

Austin Owens is in his second year as a contributor with the CFL.

Worthy: ‘I’ve been through the fire and know what it takes to be great’

August 13, 2020 | Austin Owens
Just a few years ago, Chandler Worthy was wondering if he should quit football altogether. Worthy had signed a futures contract with the New York Jets in 2016. He had previously played for the ...

Dyakowski conquers Timbits for Camp Day

August 12, 2020 | Austin Owens
On Tim Hortons Camp Day, retired offensive lineman Peter Dyakowski ate Timbits to help raise donations for a great cause.

Riders’ Evans: ‘My main goal is to validate who I am’

August 1, 2020 | Austin Owens
Shaq Evans said he couldn’t point Saskatchewan out on a map when he first signed with the Roughriders back in 2018, but he has quickly become a household name in the province with his ...

Nichols: ‘What I wanted was a team that believed in me’

July 25, 2020 | Austin Owens
In football, your entire season could change in the blink of an eye. That was the case for quarterback Matt Nichols. The 33-year-old had gotten off to a great start in 2019, helping the Winnipeg ...

Wynn: ‘Minor setbacks set up for major comebacks’

July 23, 2020 | Austin Owens
Dylan Wynn has re-upped with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and will be looking to build off a fantastic 2019 season with the team that saw him set new career-highs in tackles and sacks.

Ticats’ Acklin primed to one-up outstanding rookie campaign

July 9, 2020 | Austin Owens
Around this time last year, Jaelon Acklin was still working to become a household name in the Canadian Football League with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. What a difference a year can make.

Bombers’ Awe continuing to grind both on and off field

July 2, 2020 | Austin Owens
From working as a research assistant at a geological survey to developing his own app, Winnipeg Blue Bombers linebacker Micah Awe always manages to find a balance between life and football

Wieneke wants to bring about change after birth of son

June 30, 2020 | Austin Owens
Montreal Alouettes receiver Jake Wieneke has learned to enjoy the process of the off-season while getting ready for his sophomore campaign with the team in 2020.

Bombers, Valour FC to host virtual concert on Canada Day

June 29, 2020 | Austin Owens
In celebration of Canada Day on Wednesday, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Valour FC will be putting on a virtual concert from IG Field. 

Cooper seizing opportunity to be go-to guy for Esks

June 27, 2020 | Austin Owens
Throughout his football career, Shaq Cooper has never missed a chance to seize the moment when an opportunity presented itself. Coming out of high school, the Coral Gables, Flordia native was ...