Chris O'Leary

Senior Writer

Chris O'Leary, formerly of the Toronto Star and Edmonton Journal, is a senior writer on and associated platforms.

O’Leary: Love of the game reveals a different side of Chris Jones

16 hours ago | Chris O'Leary
Chris Jones is nothing if not divisive, but the Riders’ head coach and GM has made two things clear: He wins, and his players love him.’s Chris O’Leary has more.

O’Leary: Reed, Als ready to move forward without Durant

January 16, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
With the release of Darian Durant, Kavis Reed and the Als have set a new course of direction.’s Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: Glenn’s story setting up a memorable finish

January 15, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Is Kevin Glenn saving the best for last? The veteran quarterback has joined his ninth CFL team, and as Chris O’Leary writes, it’s a chance for him to finally get a ring.

Walker: No greener grass than at Commonwealth

January 12, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
It’s the second time Derel Walker has made this decision in the last year, but for the Eskimos’ newly-signed receiver, it was a no-brainer. Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: CFL GMs weigh in on ‘Johnny Football’

January 12, 2018 | Chris O'Leary’s Chris O’Leary asked general managers across the league their thoughts on Johnny Manziel playing in the CFL.

O’Leary: Hervey ready, recharged after hiatus

January 11, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
After a surprise hiatus, Ed Hervey is recharged and making the most of his newest job as a general manager.’s Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: Franklin still willing to play the waiting game

January 5, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
James Franklin says it wasn’t the money that brought him to Toronto but the opportunity – even if he has to wait a little bit longer for it. Chris O’Leary writes.

Argos, Franklin make a picture-perfect fit

January 5, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
James Franklin as a Toronto Argonaut could be a picture-perfect fit for the quarterback.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary explains.

O’Leary: Chris Jones now has his own version of Mike Reilly

January 3, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
From Chris Jones’ perspective, there are plenty of parallels between Zach Collaros and Mike Reilly.’s Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: Manziel signing would be lightning rod of attention for he and ‘Cats

December 28, 2017 | Chris O'Leary senior writer Chris O’Leary says that were Johnny Manziel ever to sign with the Tiger-Cats, the move would be a lightning rod of attention for both him and the Ticats