player safety

O’Leary: Proposed rule changes put focus on hot-button topics

March 22, 2019 | Chris O'Leary
In an exclusive sit-down with CFL Director of Officiating Darren Hackwood, senior writer Chris O’Leary helps flush out some of the mechanics of the league’s proposed rule changes.

Protecting QBs and additional challenge headline proposed rule changes

March 22, 2019 | CFL.ca Staff
Upgraded penalties for hits to the QB, crack down on spearing on any opponent, and give coaches another potential challenge are at the centre of a list of proposed CFL rule changes.

CFL releases statement regarding player health and safety

November 15, 2018 | CFL.ca Staff
TORONTO — The Canadian Football League released a statement regarding player health and safety on Thursday:  “An eighth official whose only responsibility is to watch for any blows ...