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REDBLACKS extend kicker Lewis Ward

January 14, 2021 | CFL.ca Staff
The Ottawa REDBLACKS have signed kicker Lewis Ward to a contract extension for 2021, the team announced on Thursday.

Ward continues to break expectations, records for REDBLACKS

May 9, 2020 | CFL.ca Staff
After coming into the league back in 2018, Ottawa REDBLACKS kicker Lewis Ward continues to find new ways to push himself while breaking records in the CFL.

Ward, Leone sign one-year extensions with REDBLACKS

February 2, 2020 | CFL.ca Staff
OTTAWA — The Ottawa REDBLACKS have locked up two of the most crucial members of their special teams unit for the 2020 campaign. Kicker Lewis Ward and punter Richie Leone have each signed ...

Cauz: Some records just aren’t meant to be broken

August 22, 2019 | Matthew Cauz
Lewis Ward’s pro football record 69 straight field goals may never be broken. CFL.ca’s Matthew Cauz writes on some of the league’s milestones that could stand for eternity.

Special teams make big impact for REDBLACKS

August 2, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
The Ottawa REDBLACKS snapped a four-game losing skid with their 30-27 overtime win against the Montreal Alouettes, and it was their special teams that made the biggest impact.

Ward double dips with top Rookie, Special Teams honours

November 22, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
Lewis Ward’s fairy-tale first season in the CFL continued on Thursday, as the Ottawa REDBLACKS’ walk-on kicker was named the league’s Most Outstanding Rookie and the Most ...

Ferguson: Advantage REDBLACKS in kicking game vs. Ticats

November 15, 2018 | Marshall Ferguson
The Ottawa REDBLACKS special teams have been consistent throughout the 2018 season. CFL.ca’s Marshall Ferguson explains.

Ward passes Vinatieri; breaks pro football record with 45th straight FG

October 19, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
Move over Adam Vinatieri, because pro football has a new all-time place kicking king after Lewis Ward connected on his 45th consecutive field goal attempt Friday night in Ottawa.

CFL Insights: A new place-kicking king

October 11, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
While some have spent their entire career chasing CFL records, Lewis Ward only needed 14 games. The REDBLACKS kicker has etched his name in history after making his 40th consecutive field goal.

O’Leary: Eastern squads are getting kicked in and out of games

September 24, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
In a season that’s seen many kickers struggle between the uprights, Ottawa’s rookie sensation has come up big in times of need.