CFL Combine

CFL calendar busy with free agency, virtual combines, drafts

February 4, 2021 | Staff
CFL Free Agency is just around the corner, kicking off a busy schedule for the CFL that includes virtual combines and player drafts.

CFL Combine presented by New Era goes virtual

January 22, 2021 | Staff
The CFL Combine presented by New Era is going virtual for 2021, the league has announced.

Mock 1.0: Stamps go big on first overall pick

April 1, 2020 | Marshall Ferguson
With the 2020 CFL Draft just a few weeks away,’s Marshall Ferguson checks in with his first mock draft. Who will the Stampeders pick first overall?

Combine Leaderboard: Top 5 from each drill at Ontario Regional

March 12, 2020 | Staff
The 2020 CFL Combine circuit began on Thursday, with the final results coming from Toronto at the Ontario Regional Combine.

Results are in from Ontario Regional Combine in Toronto

March 12, 2020 | Staff
The Ontario Regional Combine is underway from Toronto as the 2020 CFL Combine circuit kicks off.

Preview: Regional combines kick off in Toronto

March 11, 2020 | Staff
Combine season gets underway on Thursday, with the Ontario Regional Combine taking place at the University of Toronto.

Five players to track at the Ontario Regional Combine

March 11, 2020 | Staff
The Ontario regional combine gets underway on Thursday in Toronto. Here are five players to watch as they compete for an invite to the national combine.

Plying his Krafft: Norwegian DL ready for combine

March 10, 2020 | Roger Kelly
Leo Krafft has a football dream that’s even bigger than his six-foot-six, 300-pound frame, Roger Kelly writes.

O’Leary: Tachinski ready for opportunity at regional combine

March 10, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
McMaster receiver Xander Tachinski is familiar with the longer road in football, he tells senior writer Chris O’Leary. He’s ready for his opportunity at Thursday’s ...

O’Leary: Regional combines mark gem hunting season

March 3, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
With regional combines getting underway on March 12, senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at the impact that they’ve had over the last seven years.

Second wave of Global players invited to CFL Combine

March 3, 2020 | Staff
37 players representing 14 countries will attend the CFL Combine presented by New Era at the end of March.

Rosters Set: CFL reveals list of combine participants

February 20, 2020 | Staff
The CFL has announced the participants for the 2020 National and Regional CFL Combines.

The CFL “French Squad” continues to grow

January 18, 2020 | Staff
Thanks to a talented group of prospects at the Paris Global Combine, many more French athletes will look to join the likes of Boris Bede, Benjamin Plu and Maxime Rouyer in the CFL. As Pierre ...

September Rookie Report: Hunchak, Smith trending up

September 19, 2019 | Marshall Ferguson
Argos defensive end Robbie Smith and Stamps receiver Colton Hunchak have earned themselves full-time starting roles as Marshall Ferguson looks back on the 2019 CFL Draft.

Stamps find potential steal in UConn’s Mayala

May 5, 2019 | George Johnson
When he was seven years old, Hergy Mayala was part of a leap-of-faith relocation, moving with his mom, Gilberte, and four older siblings from his birthplace in the Central African nation of the ...

Top prospects fly off the board in Round 1

May 2, 2019 | Staff
The top three prospects are all off the board, as Round 1 is in the books at the 2019 CFL Draft.

Drive took receiver Gittens Jr. on journey to CFL 

May 1, 2019 | Staff
When receiver Kurleigh Gittens Jr. picked up a football 10 years ago, he had no idea he would begin a journey that would lead him to the CFL.

Linebacker Fraser Sopik: ‘I’m a pretty special player’

April 29, 2019 | Staff
Not lacking any confidence, Western linebacker Fraser Sopik is ready to make the jump to the next level in his football career.

O’Connor aiming to build on championship resume

April 27, 2019 | Staff
He’s already won a championship at the U SPORTS level and now quarterback Michael O’Connor is hoping to add a professional one as well.

Jamel Lyles hopes to become the ‘next Andrew Harris’

April 23, 2019 | Staff
CFL Draft prospect Jamel Lyles wants to become the league’s next Andrew Harris. Can the Manitoba running back do it?