The Lions added more than 50 new faces over the off-season, from coaching staff to key players.
KAMLOOPS, B.C. — Mike Reilly knows he and his B.C. Lions teammates are going to get sick of each other over the next three weeks of training camp. But the star quarterback believes eating, sleeping and playing together will help create vital bonds for a squad that has been radically overhauled since last season. “It’s […]
SASKATOON — The Manny Show opened early. Emmanuel Arceneaux, whose Twitter name is @mannyshow84, was supposed to take it easy in his first appearance at the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ training camp on Sunday. At least that was the plan considering the veteran slotback was sidelined for the second half of the B.C. Lions’ 2018 CFL season […]
In a conference call, on the day he was signed to a three-year contract by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, receiver Chris Matthews vowed to be a leader and a mentor when he arrived in training camp. He said the same thing to head coach Mike O’Shea. On Sunday, as the Bombers opened camp at IG […]
On his first official day as a member of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, all-star defensive end Willie Jefferson found himself answering questions about the contentious collective bargaining agreement between the league and the players that almost fell apart on Saturday night. Such is the uncertain nature of the Canadian Football League this season that the […]
The first, and arguably most important, thing one must know about the Toronto Argonauts heading into training camp involves the quarterback position and how no one has been anointed as the starter. If you scan through the various gridiron websites — most of which amount to nothing more than a bulletin board for used car […]
Breaking down the five burning questions as the Saskatchewan Roughriders head to training camp
K.D. Cannon, a former Baylor University sensation, has the potential to energize the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ dormant passing attack.
Lumbala appeared in 188 regular-season games with the Lions and helped the club win the 2011 Grey Cup.
Mitchell Picton is ready to move beyond the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ practice roster.
TORONTO — With the CFL and CFL Players’ Association having a tentative collective bargaining agreement in place, veterans will report Sunday for the start of training camps. The expectation is the new deal will be ratified sometime next week. With three years of labour peace on the horizon, here’s a look at five situations worth […]
The B.C. Lions released veteran Canadian fullback Rolly Lumbala on Friday, two days before the CFL team opened its training camp. Lumbala served on the CFL Players’ Association’s bargaining committee this off-season. Earlier this week, the league and union reached a tentative agreement that’s pending ratification by the players. Lumbala, an 11-year veteran with B.C., […]