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: Preseason games have finally arrived

May 20, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
Preseason kicks off today and senior writer Chris O’Leary tells you how to get the most out of it (spoiler: pay attention in the first quarter).

O’Leary: What can 2024 hold for Tre Ford?

May 13, 2024 | Chris O'Leary senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at Tre Ford, who he calls the league’s most intriguing player and how he might be able to impact the 2024 season.

O’Leary: How Shamawd Chambers impacts CFL present, future

May 12, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
Former CFL receiver Shamawd Chambers is helping current CFL stars head into the 2024 season with Out The Chamber Sports. He’s also one of several former CFLers working hard to develop the ...

Elks’ Punjabi broadcasts aim to grow CFL fandom

May 9, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
The Edmonton Elks hope to reach new fans in their multi-year deal with Edmonton’s MyRadio 580, who will broadcast the team’s home games in Punjabi.

O’Leary: Rookie camps get the 2024 season rolling

May 8, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
Rookie camps being to open this morning and senior writer Chris O’Leary reminds you just how significant these first few days of the 2024 season can be for teams.

O’Leary: Dressler, Green, Owens fed off each other in HOF careers

May 3, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
Canadian Football Hall of Fame inductees Chad Owens, S.J. Green and Weston Dressler all share how they fed off of each other’s success to fuel their own careers.

It’s a small football world for top CFL Draft picks

May 1, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
When the top-three picks of the 2024 CFL Draft got together on a call, they quickly realized how small of a world pro football can be.

O’Leary: Don’t sleep on these CFL Draft prospects

April 26, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
CFL Draft experts and TSN colleagues Marshall Ferguson and Duane Forde share who they think may be sleeper picks in the draft on April 30.

Draft Ready: 4 (more) things to know about Joel Dublanko

April 23, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
A possible first overall pick in the CFL Draft, linebacker Joel Dublanko wants a good fit for whoever calls his name on April 30.

Draft Ready: 4 things to know about Eteva Mauga-Clements

April 23, 2024 | Chris O'Leary
Get to know linebacker Eteva Mauga-Clements, the first overall pick of the 2024 CFL Global Draft.