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.

How the officials’ perspective of the ’13th Man’ GC was unlike any other

April 9, 2021 | Don Landry
Referee Glen Johnson and his crew had a much different perspective of the ’13th Man’ Grey Cup game in 2009, as’s Don Landry writes.

Landry: McCarty channels love for football into his future

March 26, 2021 | Don Landry
A Swiss army knife on the field, Calvin McCarty wants to take that same versatility into his post-playing days, aiming to make his adopted hometown of Edmonton a better place,’s Don ...

Landry: Schultz had a kind soul, massive handshake

March 6, 2021 | Don Landry’s Don Landry shares some memories of his time working with and getting to know Chris Schultz, along with his favourite Schultz story.

Hurry Hard: Building a perfect CFL curling team

March 4, 2021 | Don Landry
With The Brier about to begin,’s Don Landry builds his ultimate all-CFL player curling team.

Although low-key, REDBLACKS happy with FA period

February 18, 2021 | Don Landry
Their free agency period was a bit quieter than the rest of the league, writes’s Don Landry, but that’s more than fine for GM Marcel Desjardins as he sets his sights on the ...

Landry: Five early free agency takeaways

February 11, 2021 | Don Landry’s Don Landry drops some takeaways from the first days of free agency, including Jon Ryan in a mascot suit, a hypothetical look at the Argos’ front office this past week and ...

Landry: Brady’s CFL journey a study in seizing opportunity

February 2, 2021 | Don Landry
Fresh off being named the Indianapolis Colt’s offensive coordinator, Marcus Brady chats with’s Don Landry about seizing opportunities and his mentors while in the CFL.

Landry: Van Zeyl rejuvenated by year off football

January 29, 2021 | Don Landry
A year away from football has done nothing but rejuvenate offensive lineman Chris Van Zeyl, who signed an extension in Hamilton earlier this month.’s Don Landry writes.

Landry: Nichols applauds barrier-breaking kicker

December 4, 2020 | Don Landry
As a father of daughters, it meant a lot to Matt Nichols to see Sarah Fuller kick off for the Vanderbilt football team last Saturday.’s Don Landry has the story.

Landry: The CFL playoff format of yesteryear that was beyond belief

November 13, 2020 | Don Landry
The last time it happened was in 1986 and even then, almost thirty-five years ago, to many of us, it was thought to be an oddball blast from a strange, almost insane past. The Toronto Argonauts ...