Diversity Is Strength

Morris: MacIntyre soaking up experience w/ Bombers

2 hours ago | Jim Morris
After working as a receivers coach at McMaster in 2021, Taylor MacIntyre is soaking up everything she can this month with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers coaching staff, writes CFL.ca’s Jim Morris.

Diversity Is Strength Conversations: Asian Heritage Month

May 20, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
Donnovan Bennett hosts the CFL’s latest installment of its Diversity Is Strength Conversations series. To celebrate Asian Heritage Month, Bennett chats with Edmonton Elks president and CEO ...

Asian Heritage in the CFL | ‘Diversity is Strength Conversations’

May 20, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
In honour of Asian Heritage Month, we talk to three prominent CFL figures: Edmonton Elks’ President & CEO Victor Cui, former CFL offensive lineman and coach Bryan Chiu and current Blue ...

Adams learning on all sides of the game with Argos

May 19, 2022 | Don Landry
Darrell Adams happily jumped at the opportunity to gain some experience on the coaching and football operations side of the game, through the CFL’s Diversity in Football Program. The former ...

O’Leary: Ruller seizing opportunity with Riders

May 15, 2022 | Chris O'Leary
If Amanda Ruller had listened to the people that told her no in her life, she wouldn’t be learning from the Saskatchewan Roughriders coaching staff in training camp this month. CFL.ca ...

Former Ticat diving into football ops in Hamilton

May 14, 2022 | Don Landry
Brian Simmons, a former CFL offensive lineman, is heading back to a training camp but this time he’s part of the CFL’s Diversity in Football program. CFL.ca’s Don Landry explains.

Landry: Hoban learning the equipment ropes in BC

May 12, 2022 | Don Landry
Olyvia Hoban, a student at the University of Calgary, is learning as much as she can during the BC Lions’ training camp, where she’s working as an assistant equipment manager for the team.

CFL welcomes nine participants to Diversity in Football Program

May 9, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
The CFL and its member clubs are set to open their doors to nine participants as part of the Diversity in Football Program.

Nine participants selected for Women in Football Program presented by KPMG

April 29, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
The CFL and KPMG LLP (KPMG) are proud to welcome the first cohort of participants to the Women in Football Program.

CFL & KPMG present Women in Football Program

April 6, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
The CFL and KPMG have partnered to deliver the Women in Football Program to promote inclusivity, diversity and equity throughout the league.

O’Leary: IWD resonates more for Evans this year

March 8, 2022 | Chris O'Leary
This International Women’s Day is a special one for Dane Evans. He and his wife are expecting a daughter and Evans sees plenty of positive female role models for her in a changing sports world.

Landry: Saadia Ashraf is a true builder of the game

March 8, 2022 | Don Landry
A teacher, a former quarterback turned coach turned team owner and everything in between, Saadia Ashraf is a walking testament to a love of football, and bringing the game to women, ...

Diversity is Strength Conversations: International Women’s Day

March 8, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
The CFL’s Diversity Is Strength Conversations shifts to International Women’s Day as host Donnovan Bennett speaks with BC Lions’ defensive assistant Tanya Walter, TSN’s ...

Welcoming Women into Football | ‘Diversity is Strength Conversations’

March 8, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
On International Women’s Day we speak to 3 great Canadian women working in football about the lack of females within the sport and how we can improve that.

Steinberg’s MMQB: A landscape changing for the better

March 7, 2022 | Pat Steinberg
As International Women’s Day approaches, CFL.ca’s Pat Steinberg looks at the ground gained in the past year by a trio of female coaches in Canadian football.

Hogan: Former CFL QB J.C. Watts was born to lead

March 1, 2022 | Mike Hogan
From his time in the CFL as a quarterback, into a political career in the United States and now launching his own TV network, C.J. Watts has always been a leader and groundbreaker, writes Mike ...

Diversity Is Strength Conversations: Black History Month

February 24, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
In honour of Black History Month, we bring you our first ‘Diversity is Strength Conversations.’ Edmonton’s Geroy Simon, Montreal’s Khari Jones and Ottawa’s Bob Dyce ...

Diversity is Strength Conversations: Black representation on the Sidelines

February 24, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
In honour of Black History Month, we discuss the landscape of being a black personnel man in football. Donnovan Bennett leads the discussion with 3 prominent figures in our league – Geroy ...

Landry: Ealey’s legacy shines as he enters College HOF

February 20, 2022 | Don Landry
After a stellar career at the University of Toledo that led to a groundbreaking run in the CFL, Chuck Ealey will head into the College Football Hall of Fame this year. As CFL.ca’s Don ...

More Diversity is Strength Conversations

February 19, 2022 | CFL.ca Staff
A collection of Diversity is Strength Conversations.