Chris O'Leary

Senior Writer

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

Als new brand pivot aims to reconnect with storied history

14 hours ago | Chris O'Leary
The Als are donning a new (old) look as part of a brand shift that will take reconnect the team with not only their history but their community. Chris O’Leary has more.

O’Leary: Mike Reilly and the Pass Crusade

June 18, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
What do Mike Reilly and an iconic Hollywood character have in common?’s Chris O’Leary cracks the whip on this treasure of a question in this week’s blog.

O’Leary: What happens during a weather delay

June 15, 2018 | Chris O'Leary’s senior writer Chris O’Leary finds out what goes into a weather delay from the CFL’s senior director of football operations, Ryan Janzen.

O’Leary: Reilly looking forward to facing former teammate Bighill

June 14, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Edmonton Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly is looking forward to facing his former teammate Adam Bighill in the season opener in Winnipeg.’s senior writer, Chris O’Leary has more.

Doing It All: Carter eyeing historic season in Riderville

June 13, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Duron Carter is bringing excitement and versatility to his second season with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary has more.

Rallying Cry: Buono’s farewell season motivation for Lions

June 12, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
BC Lions general manager Ed Hervey says his team needs to use head coach Wally Buono’s farewell season as motivation in 2018.’s Chris O’Leary explains.

Padding his Legacy: Ray enrolls in another ‘six-month leadership course’

June 11, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Can the Argos become the powerhouse the East Division hasn’t seen since the Anthony Calvillo-led Als? Ricky Ray and Marc Trestman might give them their best chance.

O’Leary: Franklin patiently waiting for fate on QB depth chart

June 8, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
James Franklin is patiently waiting to find out where he sits on the QB depth chart in Toronto with the Argonauts.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary has the story.

O’Leary: A brief history of the CFL in Guelph

June 7, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
With the Argos and REDBLACKS closing out their preseason tonight at Alumni Stadium in Guelph, Chris O’Leary summarizes the CFL’s short, but notable history on nthe grounds of the ...

O’Leary: Argos’ Burks looking to stick after impressive debut

June 7, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Growing up in Enterprise, Alabama, Brandon Burks had one goal and one goal only in his mind. He wanted to play pro ball. The five-foot-nine, 209-pound running back got a taste of his dream in ...