Don Landry

Don Landry began writing for in 2011 following a long career as a radio talk show host. He counts football among his great sports loves and has covered more than a dozen Grey Cups.

Landry’s 5 takeaways from the first week of free agency

February 15, 2019 | Don Landry
Brock Sunderland had a brilliant ‘Plan B’, Jonathon Jennings gets a second chance and Bo Levi Mitchell played free agency to perfection. That and more in Don Landry’s free agent ...

Feeling at Home: Bighill laying down roots in Winnipeg

January 17, 2019 | Don Landry
Adam Bighill signed a three-year contract extension with the Bombers but that isn’t the only team he’s a part of in Winnipeg.’s Don Landry explains.

Landry’s 5 takeaways from the Grey Cup

November 27, 2018 | Don Landry
From Jamar Wall’s game-saving pass breakup to Lamar Durant’s redemption, Don Landry has his five takeaways from the 106th Grey Cup presented by Shaw.

Continous miscues prove costly for REDBLACKS

November 26, 2018 | Don Landry
The Ottawa REDBLACKS made mistakes early, and from there things only got worse as they went on to lose 27-16 to the Calgary Stampeders in the 106th Grey Cup.

Harris: ‘I just wanted to be able to celebrate with my teammates’

November 25, 2018 | Don Landry
Trevor Harris wanted to win the 106th Grey Cup presented by Shaw not only for himself but for his teammates as well.’s Don Landry writes.

Hold up a sec: Spencer slows down in order to get better

November 24, 2018 | Don Landry
As Diontae Spencer has spent more time in the CFL, the REDBLACKS’ receiver has come to ease up on the throttle in order to become a better receiver.

A Natural Fit: Rookie linebacker stars at SAM for REDBLACKS

November 23, 2018 | Don Landry
Rookie linebacker Anthony Cioffi is enjoying a stellar season at SAM for the REDBLACKS.’s Don Landry writes.

Word Association: Behind Ottawa’s streamlined play-calling

November 23, 2018 | Don Landry’s Don Landry takes a deep dive into the Ottawa REDBLACKS offence and offensive coordinator Jamie Elizondo’s play-calling.

Mental Audible: Murray soars while leaving stubbornness behind

November 23, 2018 | Don Landry
Veteran defensive back Rico Murray is revered by coaches and teammates but earning that respect hasn’t come without altering his approach to the game and the people he works with.

Quick Strike vs. Speed Rush: Ottawa’s passing game facing stern test

November 22, 2018 | Don Landry
The REDBLACKS’ quick-strike attack will face a different challenge this week, going up against a Stampeders front that gets to the quarterback right away.