Carlos Verde

Carlos Verde is an Ottawa-based sports journalist. Prior to first writing for in 2016, he worked with the Carleton University football team for two years as a broadcaster and writer.

Ridiculous Brescacin Catch Makes Waves

June 17, 2018 | Carlos Verde
CALGARY — There are highlight-reel catches, and then there is what Juwan Brescacin did in Calgary on Saturday night.     The sequence started poorly for the Stampeders; quarterback Bo ...

Parker ready to embrace moment at 105GC

November 25, 2017 | Carlos Verde
Anthony Parker wants to soak up the occasion at the 105th Grey Cup.’s Carlos Verde has more on Parker’s increased workload with the Stamps.

More Than a Game: Welcome to Panda

September 29, 2017 | Carlos Verde
This is Panda Game: The annual pinnacle of Canada’s best university sports rivalry played out on the turf in front of 24,000-plus. Carlos Verde writes.

Quiet confidence putting Regina’s Picton on the radar

March 9, 2017 | Carlos Verde
Mitchell Picton flew under the radar in 2016, landing 20th on the CFL Scouting Bureau List, but he’s confident and looking forward to getting a shot at the CFL Combine presented by Adidas.

SFU’s Herdman commanding extra attention

March 7, 2017 | Carlos Verde
With his breakout season in 2016, Simon Fraser linebacker Jordan Herdman is forcing scouts to take notice both north and south of the border.

McMaster’s pass-catcher Vandervoort ready for next step

March 3, 2017 | Carlos Verde
McMaster receiver Danny Vandervoort has done all he can at the university level and is ready, and prepared, to make the jump to the next level.

Idaho’s 6-foot-9 Woods more than just a big man

February 27, 2017 | Carlos Verde
While he’s 6-foot-9, Idaho’s Mason Woods offers more than just his size. Carlos Verde has more on one of the 2017 CFL Draft’s top prospects.

Laurier’s Boateng gives new meaning to ‘hard work’

February 22, 2017 | Carlos Verde
One of the CFL’s top draft prospects, Laurier’s Kwaku Boateng takes working hard to the next level both on the field and off.