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Dream Job: Hawkshaw taking the next step as an official

April 19, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
After 14 seasons and nearly 200 games, official Dave Hawkshaw is ready to take on a new challenge south of the border. CFL.ca’s Chris O’Leary writes.

Carter: ‘People haven’t seen the best of me yet’

April 13, 2019 | Matt Baker
A two-time 1,000-yard receiver, Duron Carter believes he’s only scratched the surface in his CFL career. Matt Baker of BCLions.com writes.

O’Leary: Orange sees bright future in aggressive Esks defence

April 12, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
After signing with the Esks in free agency, Anthony Orange thinks he’ll fit in well what he describes as an aggressive Phillip Lolley-coached defence. Chris O’Leary writes.

O’Leary: New Argo Walker confident the best is yet to come

March 12, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
You don’t have to talk with Derel Walker for very long before you notice it. The star receiver — he had 875 yards in 11 games last year before a season-ending knee injury — is the ...

Jefferson finds a perfect fit with Winnipeg

February 15, 2019 | Ed Tait
Even if it feels a little awkward at first, Willie Jefferson found the perfect fit with the Bombers. Ed Tait has more on one of the biggest free agent signings.

Morris: Lions hope Reilly will be franchise-altering

February 13, 2019 | Jim Morris
The BC Lions got the biggest name in free agency on Tuesday, and they hope that star quarterback Mike Reilly can revitalize the franchise. Jim Morris writes.

Road to Recovery: Kamar Jorden sets sights on return

February 8, 2019 | Kristina Costabile
Kamar Jorden is recovering from his season-ending knee injury and is setting his sights on making his return in 2019. CFL.ca’s Kristina Costabile writes.

O’Leary: A career Eskimo, Sherritt ready to embrace rival colours

January 30, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
After eight seasons in green and gold, JC Sherritt is switching sides in the Battle of Alberta. What went into the decision? CFL.ca’s Chris O’Leary writes.

Grossman: Desire propels 11-year-old to tackle football dominance

January 5, 2019 | David Grossman
Desire and determination is driving an 11-year-old from South Africa to tackle football greatness in Nova Scotia. CFL.ca’s David Grossman writes.

2018: The year in pictures

December 28, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
From blockbuster trades to frantic fourth-quarter comebacks, there were plenty of reasons for football fans to watch in 2018. CFL.ca re-lives the year in words and photos.

Introduction to flag football propels Petermann down pro path

December 4, 2018 | David Grossman
Blue Bombers WR Daniel Petterman is about to enter his second year of pro ball but were it not for joining his sister’s flag football team as a kid, he may have never been introduced to the ...

Former Rider Dominguez giving back to sport that made him a star

November 30, 2018 | David Grossman
Once a stud receiver in Saskatchewan, former all-star Matt Dominguez is continuing to put work in the Regina community, coaching up his son, niece and a group of other young athletes taking on ...

O’Leary: Schooners dream one step closer to reality

November 23, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
What started as just a pipe dream, the Atlantic Schooners have moved one step closer to becoming the CFL’s 10th franchise. Chris O’Leary described the scene.

Long Read: Bo finds his balance in unique MOP season

November 22, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
In an CFL.ca exclusive, senior writer Chris O’Leary chats with Bo Levi Mitchell about life, family and all that has catapulted him to the top spot among CFL Players.

‘A Walking Miracle’: Claybrooks opens up about brush with death

November 17, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
The doctors called him a walking miracle. DeVone Claybrooks recalls his life-and-death situation, and why he’s thankful to be alive. CFL.ca’s Chris O’Leary writes.

Landry: When opportunity knocked, Unamba was ready

November 15, 2018 | Don Landry
From a door-to-door salesman to a CFL East Division All-Star, Don Unamba sat down with CFL.ca’s Don Landry to tell the story of his journey back into football.

Landry: Sam Eguavoen has the make of a superstar

November 8, 2018 | Don Landry
CFL.ca’s Don Landry lays out why Saskatchewan’s Samuel Egauvoen should be viewed as a league superstar ahead of Sunday’s Semi-Final against Winnipeg.

O’Leary: An exclusive Q&A with Maritime Football’s Anthony LeBlanc

November 7, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
CFL.ca’s senior writer Chris O’Leary had an exclusive Q&A with Maritime Football’s Anthony LaBlanc.

Keeping the school game safe: TDSB prioritizing equipment certification

November 5, 2018 | David Grossman
Putting together an amateur football team requires more than just players and qualified coaches teaching the sport. There’s the equipment – and making sure the key items, like helmets, meet ...

Ferguson: Sinopoli inching closer to legendary status

November 2, 2018 | Marshall Ferguson
After making the transition to receiver after serving his entire collegiate career as a quarterback, Brad Sinopoli is inching closer to legendary status as a pass-catcher.
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