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: CFL players are training in more unique ways than ever

4 hours ago | Jim Morris
Adam Bighill made a video showing him doing pushups with his 35-pound daughter on his back. Aaron Grymes has been running backwards up a hill near his home. Mike Reilly is throwing passes into a ...

Grymes encouraged by recovery from ACL injury

March 24, 2020 | Jim Morris
BC Lions defensive back Aaron Grymes is working hard to come back from an ACL surgery and help the team bounce back from a 5-13 2019 season.

Lions’ Maksymic takes winding road to land OC job

March 20, 2020 | Jim Morris
Jordan Maksymic is a first-time offensive coordinator but has plenty of history with BC Lions head coach Rick Campbell and QB Mike Reilly, CFL.ca’s Jim Morris writes.

Morris: Hervey hasn’t closed door on Lions adding Walker

February 13, 2020 | Jim Morris
The BC Lions were busy this week in free agency but may not be done yet. GM Ed Hervey would like to bring star receiver Derel Walker on board.

Hoisting Grey Cup a dream come true for Winnipeg-born Demski

November 25, 2019 | Jim Morris
Winning the Grey Cup was a dream come true for Winnipeg-born Nic Demski. CFL.ca’s Jim Morris writes.

Relentless Bombers thrived on being the underdog

November 25, 2019 | Jim Morris
With one game remaining and nothing to lose, Willie Jefferson and the Bombers’ D-line found another gear on Sunday. Jim Morris writes on the historic Grey Cup victory.

Bombers, Ticats adopt Grey Cup curfew to ‘mentally lock in’

November 23, 2019 | Jim Morris
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Hamilton Tiger-Cats have both enforced a curfew during Grey Cup Week. CFL.ca’s Jim Morris explains.

Hitting the Books: Collaros makes ‘pretty remarkable’ transition to third offence

November 23, 2019 | Jim Morris
Zach Collaros has had to learn three different offences this season in Saskatchewan, Toronto and now Winnipeg, but as CFL.ca’s Jim Morris writes, it’s been an easy transition for the ...

Bombers banking on slowing down ‘Speedy B’

November 22, 2019 | Jim Morris
Brandon Banks is the most dangerous receiver on the field and as CFL.ca’s Jim Morris writes, the Bombers’ defensive backs want to slow down ‘Speedy B.’

Towering Jefferson poses one-of-a-kind threat

November 22, 2019 | Jim Morris
Willie Jefferson is one of the most imposing defensive forces in the entire CFL, and his efforts were rewarded on Thursday, as he was named the league’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player at ...