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: Stats aren’t everything for defensive backs

July 2, 2020 | Jim Morris
For defensive backs, statistics don’t always tell the full story. CFL.ca’s Jim Morris explains.

Morris: Demand could grow for vets in a shortened season

June 20, 2020 | Jim Morris
With GMs across the league planning for a shortened season, CFL.ca’s Jim Morris looks at the value of veteran players and the role they might play when games matter even more than normal.

Morris: Campbell excited to help Argos right the ship

May 4, 2020 | Jim Morris
Tommie Campbell admits patience isn’t one of his virtues. “I kind of get bored real quick,” explained the lanky defensive back. “I like competition. When somebody says don’t do this, don’t do ...

Morris: Bowman staying ready for 15th season with Als

April 21, 2020 | Jim Morris
Montreal Alouettes defensive lineman John Bowman is staying in shape and preparing for his 15th season in the Canadian Football League, he tells CFL.ca’s Jim Morris.

Morris: CFL players are training in more unique ways than ever

March 31, 2020 | Jim Morris
With the recent COVID-19 outbreak, Mike Reilly, Adam Bighill and other CFL stars are finding new and innovative ways to get in their off-season workouts.

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.