Season Preview

Ready for Kickoff: Previewing the 2019 season

June 12, 2019 | Staff
The 2019 season is set to begin Thursday and has comprehensive previews of each team, both divisions and features on some of the league’s biggest storylines.

On His Shoulders: Harris eyes greatness with Esks

June 12, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
There have been many legendary quarterbacks that have donned the green and gold.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary takes a look at the next one to do so, Trevor Harris.

How Will the West be Won?: It is anyone’s guess

June 12, 2019 | Jim Morris
The West Division is poised to be as competitive as any division in recent memory and is anybody’s for the taking. On the eve of the season opener,’s Jim Morris breaks it all down.

Division of the Unknown: New stars will be born in CFL East this year

June 12, 2019 | Don Landry
There is one clear favourite and three mystery teams in the East Division this year, but Don Landry says one must fear the unknown. The veteran columnist sets the stage for 2019.

Captain of the Ship: Chamblin earns new lease with Argos

June 12, 2019 | Jamie Nye
Corey Chamblin has returned to Toronto as the team’s head coach and is more motivated than ever to prove he’s a winning bench boss.’s Jamie Nye writes.

New Guy on the Block: Rookie head coach motivation for Riders

June 12, 2019 | Jamie Nye
With a new head coach behind the bench, the Saskatchewan Roughriders are looking forward to getting the 2019 campaign underway.’s Jamie Nye explains.

Time is Now: Davis taking advantage of opportunity to lead REDBLACKS

June 12, 2019 | Marshall Ferguson
It’s Dominique Davis’ time to finally be a starting quarterback in the CFL and he is ready for the opportunity.’s Marshall Ferguson writes.

Sky is the Limit: Bombers confident in offence ahead of season

June 12, 2019 | Ed Tait
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers know their potential on the offensive side of the ball and are excited to showcase that this season.’s Ed Tait explains.

Better Together: Steinauer, Ticats taking team-first approach

June 11, 2019 | Don Landry
Orlondo Steinauer knows there’s no ‘I’ in team and that’s why he’s approaching his first season a head coach with a team-first mentality.’s Don Landry ...

Silence the Doubters: Optimism still high in Montreal

June 11, 2019 | Jim Morris
With the off-season chatter behind them, the Montreal Alouettes are ready to prove their doubters wrong.’s Jim Morris writes.

Next Man Up: Stampeders unfazed by changing defence

June 10, 2019 | Pat Steinberg
For the Calgary Stampeders, the next man up mentality runs through their veins.’s Pat Steinberg explains how that mentality has now moved to the defensive side of the ball.

Nothing Rhymes with Orange: Lions uniqueness driving 2019 season

June 10, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
Heading into 2019, after many off-season changes, the BC Lions are encouraged to celebrate their differences and what makes them unique.’s senior writer Chris O’Leary explains.

‘The moon is the limit’ for upstart Argos

June 22, 2016 | Staff
The Argos will have a new stadium, new defence and new outlook on 2016, but can they get the same old Ricky Ray?

Landry: Making sense of the highly-competitive East

June 22, 2016 | Don Landry
With four teams solid from top to bottom, the East Division is a tough one to pick.’s Don Landry tries to make sense of it all.

Morris: Power shift or status quo in the wild, wild West?

June 22, 2016 | Jim Morris
Changes in the coaching ranks and players swapping uniforms will give the CFL West Division a new look this season. Jim Morris previews the wild, wild West.

The only direction is up, but how high can the Riders fly?

June 22, 2016 | Staff
From worst to first? That is the plan in an entirely re-built Riderville with Chris Jones at the helm off the field and Darian Durant still at the controls on it.

What’s old is new again as Wally’s World returns

June 22, 2016 | Staff
Wally Buono’s presence on the sideline may take some getting used to, there’s nothing new about the league’s all-time wins leader to the BC Lions.

Added Weight: Defending Champs have a chip on their shoulder

June 22, 2016 | Staff
From hunter to the hunted, Mike Reilly and the Eskimos have their sights set on a championship again regardless of who is at the helm.

No longer a secret, R-Nation has high expectations

June 22, 2016 | Staff
Now that everyone’s watching them, can the Ottawa REDBLACKS play with a target on their backs and still take the next step?

Can Alouettes surprise prognosticators?

June 22, 2016 | Staff
Are people undervaluing one of the league’s all-time leading passers? Are the Alouettes being unfairly written off?’s season preview series tries to get to the bottom of it.