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Popp, Argos taking wait-and-see approach with Ray

January 8, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
While it might sound alarming that there’s been no communication between Ricky Ray and the Toronto Argonauts for the last two months, it’s actually par for the course.

O’Leary: Chamblin, Argos aiming to ‘build a better boat’

December 10, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Only a year removed from the CFL Corey Chamblin is back in Toronto, refreshed and reinvigorated as he steps into his first head coaching job since 2015. Chris O’Leary has more from BMO Field.

Off-Season Outlook: Toronto Argonauts

December 7, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
With the most pending free agents of any team in the Canadian Football League, the Toronto Argonauts have some work to do this off-season.

The Waggle Extra: Talkin Shop w/ Popp + More on Carter

September 3, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
On the heels of signing one of the league’s most polarizing stars in Duron Carter, James catches up with long-time General Manager Jim Popp to talk about his career, his relationship with ...

O’Leary: Wilder’s new deal ends unique off-season contract saga

March 3, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
CFL.ca senior writer Chris O’Leary chats with Argos GM Jim Popp who explains how the team was able to negotiate a new deal with star running back James Wilder Jr.

Ambrosie, Popp, Raîche to speak at NFL’s Women’s Careers in Football Forum

January 18, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie and Toronto Argonauts General Manager Jim Popp will speak at the NFL’s Women’s Careers in Football Forum at the end of the month.

Landry: After storybook 2017, Popp taking little time to celebrate

December 22, 2017 | Don Landry
After taking the Toronto Argonauts from worst to first, Jim Popp tells CFL.ca’s Don Landry that there is little down time in the current off-season; not if he wants the Boatmen to remain on top.

Longtime friend Jim Popp fondly remembers Don Matthews

June 14, 2017 | CFL.ca Staff
Jim Popp spent the majority of his time in Baltimore and Montreal with Matthews. Now as the general manager of another on of Matthews’ old squads — the Toronto Argonauts — Popp understands that ...

O’Leary: Draft preparation different for each CFL team say GMs

May 5, 2017 | Chris O'Leary
As they inch toward Sunday’s CFL Draft, Brock Sunderland and Jim Popp do so from different vantage points. Both are first-year general managers with the Edmonton Eskimos and Toronto Argonauts, ...

Steinberg’s MMQB: All about the big picture

March 6, 2017 | Pat Steinberg
Marc Trestman and Jim Popp are big hires for the Argos, but as CFL.ca’s Pat Steinberg writes, fans should temper their expectations.