Orlando Bowen

Athletic excellence runs deep in former CFLer’s family

December 12, 2020 | David Grossman
  He’s your typical high school student. If you’re referring to Dante Bowen, think again. Friends say he’s fun to be with. In the classroom, it’s all academic honors for this young man in ...

O’Leary: Bowen’s story resonates 16 years later

June 14, 2020 | Chris O'Leary
For Orlando Bowen, George Floyd’s killing brought back all of the horrible memories of his own encounter with police 16 years ago. He shared that experience and how it impacted his life on ...

The Waggle, Ep.214: Behar, Bowen speaking out & taking action

June 10, 2020 | CFL.ca Staff
Nate Behar and Orlando Bowen guest to talk about a week where both were using their platforms to speak about the injustice experienced in their lives.

Police brutality ended his career, but Bowen didn’t quit on his community

August 8, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
They beat him, allegedly planted drugs on him and charged him with assaulting police and possession of cocaine. Bowen and his lawyer said the incident was racial profiling. Bowen was acquitted in ...