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: Tough to overlook the All-Decade second-team

17 hours ago | Chris O'Leary
With the All-Decade Team presented by LeoVegas chosen, senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at the second team and sees a group of dominant players not to be taken lightly.

O’Leary: Talking D.I.S. Racial Justice Roundtable with Donnovan Bennett

November 24, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
After hosting the Diversity Is Strength Racial Justice Roundtable, Donnovan Bennett talks with senior writer Chris O’Leary about the panel and conversations it created.

O’Leary: Maxie, Stallions had their fun and won big

November 24, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
The 1995 Baltimore Stallions were a fun but focused group, their former d-lineman Demetrious Maxie tells senior writer Chris O’Leary. They knew they were winning the Grey Cup that year.

O’Leary: On GC Sunday, we look ahead to next November

November 22, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
As Grey Cup Sunday arrives, we should all take on the mantra that every team in the league does at the start of the season. Let’s all try to get to Hamilton in 2021.

O’Leary: Banter on players’ call gives a sampling of 2021

November 20, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
A mid-interview tangent from Cody Fajardo, Bo Levi Mitchell and Simoni Lawrence provided a much-needed moment of normalcy in a difficult year, notes senior writer Chris O’Leary.

O’Leary: Campbell and the Lions put on multiple hats for off-season

November 19, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
Through a tumultuous autumn for the BC Lions, head coach Rick Campbell and the football ops staff have stayed on track. senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at how they’re ...

O’Leary: A Q&A with Commissioner Randy Ambrosie

November 16, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie is planning for a 2021 that involves his league back on the field. In a Q&A with senior writer Chris O’Leary, Ambrosie details how the league is ...

O’Leary: 2008 Western Final provides a moment frozen in time

November 13, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
A defensive battle in the 2008 Western Final gave way to a quarterback and a frozen moment, says senior writer Chris O’Leary.

O’Leary: The trickle down effect of Matt Dunigan’s 713-yard game

November 11, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
Matt Dunigan’s record-setting 713-yard passing game made history and as the legendary quarterback also tells senior writer Chris O’Leary, it took all 12 players on the field to ...

O’Leary: Bombers finally get to see Dunigan’s record-setting game

November 6, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
For 26 years, Matt Dunigan’s record-setting 713-yard passing performance hasn’t been seen in its entirety. senior writer Chris O’Leary details how a tape of the game was ...