BC Lions

O’Leary: Campbell and the Lions put on multiple hats for off-season

November 19, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
Through a tumultuous autumn for the BC Lions, head coach Rick Campbell and the football ops staff have stayed on track. senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at how they’re ...

O’Leary: 2008 Western Final provides a moment frozen in time

November 13, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
A defensive battle in the 2008 Western Final gave way to a quarterback and a frozen moment, says senior writer Chris O’Leary.

Nye: Every West team’s best Division Final win

November 10, 2020 | Jamie Nye’s Jamie Nye digs through each West Division team’s best moments in the Western Final and how it helped them take the next step to Grey Cup success.

Morris: Lions will have many options for a GM hire

October 30, 2020 | Jim Morris
When they’re ready to make a GM hire, the BC Lions will have plenty of resumes to look over,’s Jim Morris writes. That includes a trio of qualified candidates that are already ...

Reaction from around the CFL to David Braley’s passing

October 26, 2020 | Staff
Reactions to David Braley’s passing poured in on Monday from the teams that he owned and from people that he impacted through his deep involvement with Canadian football.

Lions and the CFL mourn the passing of David Braley

October 26, 2020 | Staff
The BC Lions are very saddened to announce that our owner and champion David Braley passed away peacefully this morning at his home in Burlington, Ontario. He was 79.

O’Leary: 2011 Lions sparked their season in Edmonton

July 28, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
There was a level of shock and disappointment when Edmonton took a 36-1 loss to BC at home early in the 2011 season, senior writer Chris O’Leary recalls. What no one knew at the time ...

O’Leary: Five must-see games on my would-be bubble schedule

July 27, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
Should we get a season this year, senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at five games that he’d make sure made his condensed schedule.

O’Leary: Geroy wins a pair of Grey Cups at home on TSN

July 10, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
This week’s CFL Encore double header sees Geroy Simon win Grey Cups in front of home fans in BC and Saskatchewan. senior writer Chris O’Leary looks at Simon’s roles with ...

O’Leary: 2009 Lions show the crossover is no easy path

July 3, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
The BC Lions had a playoff crossover breakthrough in 2009, but senior writer Chris O’Leary points out that the journey through the East has never been an easy task.