Matt Baker

Simon, Lions hoping for immediate impact from Global Draft

April 6, 2021 | Matt Baker
As’s Matt Baker writes, Lions Director of Global Scouting Geroy Simon is getting ready for BC to select first overall in the 2021 Global Draft.

Chungh is ready to get physical again in 2021

April 1, 2021 | Matt Baker
BC Lions’ offensive lineman Sukh Chungh joined Matt Baker on the Lions’ podcast 1st and Now to discuss fixing up muscle cars, playing for his hometown team and his eagerness to get ...

Feeling Lucky: Whitehead ready to shine with Lions

March 13, 2021 | Matt Baker
Lucky Whitehead is getting ready for his first season in orange and black after signing a deal to join the BC Lions this off-season.

Hope on the Horizon: Lions looking towards future

February 23, 2021 | Matt Baker
Hope is on the horizon. That was the main message conveyed by Lions brass throughout Tuesday’s exclusive virtual town hall with club season ticket holders. Quarterback Mike Reilly joined the ...

Battle-tested Tavai credits brothers for football prowess

January 13, 2021 | Matt Baker
Locked into a new deal ahead of the 2021 season, defensive lineman J.R. Tavai is ready to get back on the field.’s Matt Baker writes.

Lions’ new GM combo already working on year ahead

December 8, 2020 | Matt Baker
BC Lions co-general managers Rick Campbell and Neil McEvoy are already working hard on the 2021 season, writes’s Matt Baker.

Burnham: ‘It takes a lot of strength to shrug off discrimination’

November 28, 2020 | Matt Baker
2020 has been a big year of reflection in many ways. The Canadian Football League has certainly been no different in that regard and that extends even beyond the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of ...

20 years later, Lions’ Grey Cup legacy lives on

November 26, 2020 | Matt Baker
20 years after the BC Lions won the Grey Cup, their legacy still lives on.’s Matt Baker explains.

Dickenson solidified legacy with ’06 championship

November 25, 2020 | Matt Baker
For Dave Dickenson, winning the 2006 Grey Cup solidified his legacy as a QB in the CFL.’s Matt Baker writes.

Lions’ five most memorable Division Semi-Final wins

November 9, 2020 | Matt Baker takes a look at five of the BC Lions’ most memorable Division Semi-Final games.