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: Timing is everything for upstart Lions

October 9, 2019 | Jim Morris
It won’t be an easy road to qualifying for the playoffs this season, but the players in the BC Lions’ locker room believe they have the group to get the job done.

Morris: Stanback, Als rumbling towards playoffs

October 2, 2019 | Jim Morris
The sky’s the limit for Montreal Alouettes running back William Stanback, who is doing all he can to help the team clinch its first playoff berth since 2014.

Morris: Lions’ defence adapting to new system under Claybrooks

September 25, 2019 | Jim Morris
Ask any teenager living away from home for the first time. Too much freedom can sometimes be a difficult thing. It’s taken the BC Lions defence about two-thirds of the season to learn and adapt ...

Morris: Revenge not on Jennings’ mind vs. Lions

September 18, 2019 | Jim Morris
Jonathon Jennings’ return to BC didn’t go how he had hoped but it was the loss that stung, not who the loss was against. CFL.ca’s Jim Morris explains.

Morris: Lions paying attention to detail to improve O-line

September 11, 2019 | Jim Morris
New offensive line coach Kelly Bates is hoping attention to detail and subtle changes will help the BC Lions offensive line in the second half of the season. CFL.ca’s Jim Morris writes.

Morris: Augustine capitalizing on opportunity to start

September 6, 2019 | Jim Morris
Truth be told, football wasn’t Johnny Augustine’s first choice. Or even his second or third. Growing up in Welland, Ont., Augustine’s first love was martial arts. He also played basketball, ran ...

Morris: Steinauer still ‘learning daily’ in first year as head coach

August 27, 2019 | Jim Morris
In just his first season as the head coach of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Orlondo Steinauer has the team sitting atop the East Division standings with an 8-2 record.

Morris: Burnham shining bright in Lions offence

August 21, 2019 | Jim Morris
Bryan Burnham has been the bright spot of a 1-7 start for the BC Lions in 2019. CFL.ca’s Jim Morris writes.

Morris: Stamps still looking for consistency in run game

August 16, 2019 | Jim Morris
While the Calgary Stampeders have gotten steady quarterback play from Nick Arbuckle in the wake of an injury, they’re still looking for consistency out of the backfield.

Bighill: Leading the West important for Bombers

August 6, 2019 | Jim Morris
After two straight losses on their Eastern road swing, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are aiming to get back in the win column against the Calgary Stampeders in Week 9.