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: 24 hours after contest very different for Ticats, Argos

19 hours ago | Chris O'Leary
The first 24 hours after Saturday afternoon’s contests between the Ticats and Argos couldn’t be more different for each team.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary explains.

O’Leary: Harker soaking up knowledge from Riders QBs

June 20, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
Issac Harker is trying to be a sponge, soaking up as much information as he can ahead of the Riders contest against Ottawa this weekend.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary explains.

O’Leary: Riders new voice finally home in Regina

June 18, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
After spending years apart from his wife so they both could follow their dreams, Riders new play-by-play voice Derek Taylor has finally found a home in Regina.’s senior writer Chris ...

On His Shoulders: Harris eyes greatness with Esks

June 12, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
There have been many legendary quarterbacks that have donned the green and gold.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary takes a look at the next one to do so, Trevor Harris.

O’Leary: Shaw Top Perfomers thrilled to donate $50K to youth charities

June 12, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
Mike Reilly, Jeremiah Masoli and Adam Bighill are humbled to have chosen a charity for Shaw to donate money to after their exceptional 2018 seasons.’s Chris O’Leary writes.

Nothing Rhymes with Orange: Lions uniqueness driving 2019 season

June 10, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
Heading into 2019, after many off-season changes, the BC Lions are encouraged to celebrate their differences and what makes them unique.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary explains.

O’Leary: On-field rivals Mitchell, Reilly share a mutual respect

June 9, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
Rivals on the field, Bo Levi Mitchell and Mike Reilly share a healthy respect away from football. Chris O’Leary writes more on the relationship between the CFL’s best quarterbacks.

O’Leary: Jones could bring calming presence to Als

June 8, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
It’s not an ideal situation, but new Alouettes head coach could bring a calming presence to the team following Saturday’s shakeup. Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: Claybooks, Lions excited for first home contest

June 7, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
Friday night’s contest is DeVone Claybrooks’ first test at home as a head coach and he and his team are more than ready.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: Walker ready to hit the ground running in double blue

June 6, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
He’s back on the field for the first time since his season-ending knee injury and Derel Walker is excited for his new chapter with the Toronto Argonauts.’s senior writer Chris ...