Jim Morris

Jim Morris is a freelance writer living in Vancouver. He spent over 30 years working for The Canadian Press, where he covered the CFL, NHL and amateur sports while attending nine Olympic Games.

Morris: Wall looking forward to new season and beyond

January 22, 2021 | Jim Morris
Fresh off signing a new contract extension with the Calgary Stampeders, Jamar Wall is excited about his future.’s Jim Morris explains.

Morris: Back in Sask for less, Evans is hungry for more

January 2, 2021 | Jim Morris
Coming from Inglewood, California to Regina was a big change for Shaq Evans, but life playing football on the prairies has grown on the team’s top receiver.’s Jim Morris looks ...

Morris: With new deal in hand, Durant just getting started in BC

December 27, 2020 | Jim Morris
Not being able to play football for over a year helped Lemar Durant put the game back into perspective. “Once you’re playing for so long, not that you don’t enjoy football, but it becomes almost ...

Morris: GMs facing new challenges after year away from football

December 22, 2020 | Jim Morris
General managers around the league are facing unique challenges this year after no football was played in 2020.’s Jim Morris writes.

Morris: With new contracts in hand, Riders brass prioritizing ’21 to-dos

December 15, 2020 | Jim Morris
Fresh off contract extensions, Jeremy O’Day and Craig Dickenson have the stamps of approval from management to attack a 2021 that has more questions than answers.

Morris: Becoming Montreal’s DC brings Miles full circle

December 10, 2020 | Jim Morris
After starting his career as a player with the Montreal Alouettes, Barron Miles has come full circle, being named the team’s defensive coordinator.’s Jim Morris writes.

Morris: New challenges, responsibilities in transition to head coaching

November 27, 2020 | Jim Morris
The transition to head coach can be a big one, as’s Jim Morris writes, bringing new responsibilities and more challenges.

Morris: Lions will have many options for a GM hire

October 30, 2020 | Jim Morris
When they’re ready to make a GM hire, the BC Lions will have plenty of resumes to look over,’s Jim Morris writes. That includes a trio of qualified candidates that are already ...

Morris: Lions star, Burnham, using extra time to sharpen education

October 13, 2020 | Jim Morris
Like many people, Bryan Burnham suddenly found himself with a lot of spare time on his hands. With the CFL season cancelled due to concerns created by the COVID-19 pandemic, the BC Lions ...

Morris: Kevin Glenn weighs in on All-Decade QBs

August 26, 2020 | Jim Morris
Kevin Glenn has opinions on the quarterbacks nominated for the All-Decade Team presented by LeoVegas.’s Jim Morris writes.