‘The Waggle’ presented by Sport Clips is the official podcast of the Canadian Football League, hosted by Gemini Award winning broadcaster James Cybulski and three-time Grey Cup Champion, two-time CFL All-Star, and Most Outstanding Canadian East nominee Davis Sanchez. To subscribe and listen to recent episodes, please see below.
Episode 116: Don’t call it a (Lulay) comeback + Jerry Glanville exclusive
EPISODE OVERVIEW: This week James and Davis dissect the BC Lions’ comeback victory over the Bombers, and what does this mean for all the quarterbacks involved? Later, they talk to possibly the most interesting man in football: Ticats defensive coordinator Jerry Glanville.
Lulay’s return + BC’s comeback (3:50), what now for Jonathon Jennings? (14:20), what to do with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (19:20), Trevor Harris’ struggles vs CGY (26:15), we still believe in the Toronto Argonauts (32:20), Alberta teams looking very good so far (33:00), Jerry Glanville interview (36:30)
Episode 115: What can BC do at QB + Diontae Spencer exclusive
EPISODE OVERVIEW: James and Davis recap the week that was in the CFL: looking at BC’s struggles at QB, the Roughriders tight win against the Ticats, and the Eskimos slow start to the 2018 season. James also speaks with REDBLACKS receiver Diontae Spencer.
RUNDOWN: BC QB struggles (4:04), Winnipeg’s success (18:46), Chris Jones and the Roughriders (21:17), Eskimos tough game at BMO (32:13), REDBLACKS v Stamps (39:13), Diontae Spencer interview (42:46).
Episode 114: Done with DC at DB? + Henoc Muamba talks changes
EPISODE OVERVIEW: Are we done with experimenting with Duron at DB? Also, we have to ask… do the Ticats trade Johnny Manziel? Later, we chat with Alouettes linebacker Henoc Muamba about moving from Africa to Canada, as well as moving around many teams in the CFL and NFL.
RUNDOWN: 4:25 Is the DC at DB experiment over? | 18:40 Bridge needs to seize the moment | 25:50 Oh Canada!! | 28:30 Too much Mike Sherman | 29:30 Takeaways from Als win | 31:00 Manziel on the market? | 38:25 Brief matchup rundown | 40:10 CJ Gable ballin’ | 43:30 Parting shots | 47:10 In conversation with Henoc Muamba
Extra: Delvin’s Determination
In this Waggle Extra we talk to Tiger-Cats DB Delvin Breaux on his return to the CFL after some impressive seasons with the Saints. Also, he tells us his amazing story overcoming a neck injury in high school that almost ended his life, let alone his football career.
Episode 113: QBs are all the talk ahead of Week 3
James & Davis take a look at some interesting QB situations around the league, including Jeremiah Masoli in Tigertown who seems to have the Tabbies in serious contention in the East.
Episode 112: Week 2 look-ahead + Talkin’ passion & parenthood with Mike Reilly
James breaks down his early thoughts following week 1 of 2018 and sets up week 2 before being joined by 2017 M.O.P. Mike Reilly.
Episode 111: Setting the Stage for 2018 Season
James and Davis look at the upcoming CFL season and evaluate each team’s chances at hoisting the Grey Cup at the end of the year.
Episode 110: Camp Winds Down + Back in Blue w/Adarius Bowman
James & Davis summarize everything from Week 1 of the pre-season before being joined by veteran receiver Adarius Bowman to talk about his return to Winnipeg, his home in Edmonton and what it means to be an “O.G. Receiver” in the CFL.
Episode 109: Grindin’ through camp w/ special co-host Henry Burris
We’re right in the thick of training camp and we have a special co-host with James away! Long-time star CFL QB Henry Burris drops in to talk about the struggles of camp and what he sees across the league for the 2018 season.
Episode 108: Camps Open, Johnny Arrives + Brandon Bridge’s Canadian QB Debate
After months of discussion and debate, Johnny Manziel has finally landed in the CFL and the guys break down his arrival and what it could mean for the Ticats and the league. Later, Riders QB Brandon Bridge talks about being a Canadian QB in the CFL and why he’s campaigning for the position to be included in the ratio.
Episode 107: Dissecting Durant Retirement, Camp Preview + Darvin Adams 1-on1
James and Davis make sense of Darian Durant’s surprise retirement and look ahead toward the opening of training camp. Featuring Blue Bombers Receiver Darvin Adams.
Episode 106: Tying a Bow on CFL Draft + Andrew Buckley 1-on-1
James and Davis breakdown last week’s CFL Draft with CFL.ca’s Jeff Krever and then speak with backup QB Andrew Buckley on his recent retirement announcement.
Episode 105: Getting primed for the CFL Draft
CFL.ca draft guru Marshall Ferguson joins James and Davis for a first round mock draft in preparation for the 2018 CFL Draft.
Episode 104: The debate on CFL Top 50 has begun + Mini-Camp with the Argos
James and Davis respond to some of the early debate on Twitter about who the top 50 CFL players are and Davis catches up with Argos DBs Ronnie Yell and TJ Heath at their Mini-Camp in Florida.
Episode 103: Mini-Camps kickoff + Ernest Jackson and Khari Jones Exclusive
James and Davis welcome Montreal Alouettes receiver Ernest Jackson to talk about his experience at the Als’ mini camp. Alouettes offensive coordinator Khari Jones talks to Davis about his first impressions of the Als’ roster.
Episode 102: Marcel on reloading the REDBLACKS
Ottawa REDBLACKS general manager Marcel Desjardins drops by to talk Combine and some of the big off-season shake-ups in the capital. James and Davis debate what it’ll take in 2018 to get Ottawa back to another Grey Cup.
Episode 101: Faces in new places + Larry Dean exclusive
The boys from The Waggle debate where Johnny Manziel will play in 2018, look at the most interesting players to watch on new teams, reflect on John Chick’s great career and catch up with Hamilton’s defensive force, Larry Dean.
Episode 100: Recapping the Scouting Combine from Winnipeg
Davis and James recap the 2018 Scouting Combine presented by adidas, and examine the process along with the next steps for some draft eligible players through the eyes of CFL Player Agent/Representative Rob Fry. Later, conversations with 2 intriguing prospects— receivers Rashaun Simonise and Mark Chapman.
Episode 99: What to watch for at the CFL Combine
Our resident USports guru Marshall Ferguson joins James & Davis to tee up this weekend’s CFL Combine, including his list of who to watch for. Make sure you tune in to CFL.ca all weekend long for live coverage of the 2018 Combine presented by adidas.
Episode 98: Way-too-early power rankings + Duane Forde’s combine preview
The Waggle shares its own version of CFL Power Rankings…and they couldn’t be any different. Plus TSN Analyst Duane Forde weighs in on the off-season and looks ahead to the combine and draft.
Episode 97: Free Agency Punts + Charleston Hughes Exclusive
This week James & Davis are “punting” their least-favourite free agent moves before long-time Stampeder Charleston Hughes stops by to hype up his new team as Grey Cup favourites.
Episode 96: Underrated off-season moves + welcome back Coach O
James & Davis focus on the Tiger-Cats’ off-season moves on and off the field, as well as make a case for their most impactful moves so far this off-season. Later, Orlondo Steinauer stops by to chat about his return to the Hamilton and the CFL.
Episode 95: The Great GM Debate + John Bowman Exclusive
James & Davis are joined by CFL.ca’s Jeff Krever to grade out team’s free agency moves, plus debate who might be the best GM in the CFL. Later, Alouette ironman and veteran DL John Bowman talks about his impressive longevity in the league and with Montreal.
Episode 94: Your early free agency recap
James and Davis are joined by TSN Insider Farhan Lalji to breakdown the first two days of 2018 CFL Free Agency.
Episode 93: Commissioner Randy Ambrosie joins The Waggle!
Commissioner Randy Ambrosie joins James and Davis to talk about recent contract disputes and also updates the guys on his tour across Canada.
Episode 92: Hank Dishes on CFL Hot Topics
There are a lot of hot-button issues in the CFL right now and former QB Henry Burris joins James and Davis to talk about the likes of Manziel, Wilder and even ranks his top CFL QBs.
Episode 91: Early FA Outlook + Josh Freeman Exclusive
When at his best, is Zach Collaros a top 3 quarterback in the CFL? James & Davis discuss that and also take a look at the top free agents on the market this year. Later, we chat with former NFL starter and new Alouettes QB Josh Freeman.
Episode 90: The Great Glenn Tour + GM Meetings Wrap Up
Guess what? We’re talking quarterbacks again! From KG in Edmonton to Darian’s release from Montreal. Later, CFL writer Chris O’Leary talks about his time in Banff for the CFL GM meetings last week.
Episode 89: QBs, QBs and more QBs!
Davis Sanchez and James Cybulski talk with new Saskatchewan Roughriders QB Zach Collaros and give their thoughts on the latest Johnny Manziel contract developments.