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Checking Down: News and notes from Week 3

11 hours ago | CFL.ca Staff
Vernon Adams Jr. is set to start for the Alouettes this week and the Stamps are hoping to be better on the ground. That and more in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: News and notes from Week 2

June 19, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
From Mike Reilly’s return to Edmonton to the quarterback situation in Saskatchewan, there’s plenty to take in. More news and notes in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: News and notes from Week 1

June 12, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
There’s plenty to take in as eight of nine CFL teams get ready to kick off their season this weekend. More news and notes in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: An all-Canadian O-line in the capital?

May 27, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
While Luke Tasker is out of the walking boot, the Alouettes’ offensive line is dealing with injuries early in camp. Plus, could the REDBLACKS go with an all-Canadian O-line?

Checking Down: News and notes from the first day of camp

May 19, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
Brandon Banks and Emmanuel Arceneaux both took the field after injuries ended their 2018 season, while Adam Konar and Chris Van Zeyl have found new teams after being released.

Checking Down: Football is back as rookie camps kick off

May 16, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
There’s plenty to talk about with rookie camps under way, from quarterback competitions in Ottawa and Montreal to highly-touted draft picks making their debuts.

Checking Down: All eyes on Elimimian

April 30, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
TORONTO — The CFL Draft is upon us as teams are ready to pick the country’s top prospects. Meanwhile, interest is picking up in Solomon Elimimian with the veteran linebacker ...

Checking Down: Competition in the Argos’ backfield?

April 4, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
There’s healthy competition in the Argonauts backfield and a shakeup on the REDBLACKS coaching staff. Checking Down has more news and notes from the off-season.

Wilder welcoming competition in Argos backfield

March 31, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
Tyrell Sutton, Chris Rainey, and Mercer Timmis are a just a few of seven running backs that will enter Argos camp next month. The incumbent starter, James Wilder Jr., welcomes the competition.

Checking Down: News and notes as the off-season continues

March 28, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
With surgery behind him, is Brandon Rutley ready to shine in the Lions’ back field? Plus, Matt Black has called it quits, sort of. Checking Down has more news and notes from the off-season.

Checking Down: REDBLACKS’ QB contest wide open

March 7, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
It’s a wide open battle for quarterback in the nation’s capital. Plus, did Travis Lulay almost sign with the Riders? Checking Down has more news and notes from the off-season.

Checking Down: REDBLACKS’ Gavins calls it a career

February 28, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
Travis Lulay and Jarrell Gavins have both announced their retirement, while Johnny Manziel’s release has sent shockwaves across the league. More in this week’s checking down.

Checking Down: News and notes as FA19 winds down

February 20, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
While Ciante Evans and Dylan Wynn are AAF-bound, the Ticats still need a kicker and Lirim Hajrullahu could fit the bill. More in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: Is Jacques Chapdelaine Argo-bound?

February 6, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
The Argos are zeroing in on a new offensive coordinator, while the BC Lions are gearing up for a busy week as free agency approaches. More in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: Loffler, Bombers drifting apart?

January 31, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
While Alex Green and Brandon Banks won’t be hitting the open market, it appears Taylor Loffler is trending in that direction. More in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: Benevides in the mix for Riders?

January 23, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
From free agent speculation to the Riders’ coaching search, Checking Down has the latest on a busy CFL off-season.

Checking Down: Rumours swirl as Riders kick off coaching search

January 16, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
With Chris Jones NFL-bound, the rumours are already running rampant as the Riders look to replace their coach and GM. More in the latest Checking Down.

Checking Down: QB talk takes over winter meetings

January 9, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
While the Esks and Stamps are thinking about contingency plans at QB, several teams are still finalizing coaching staffs. More on the off-season in this week’s Checking Down.

Checking Down: List of pending free agents narrows

December 19, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
As the list of potential free agents continues to narrow itself down, we take a look at what’s going on across the league in this week’s edition of Checking Down.

Checking Down: Singleton, Boateng getting NFL looks?

December 13, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
The coaching carousel continues across the CFL, while Alex Singleton and Kwaku Boateng are trying out south of the border. More in this week’s Checking Down.
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