Canadian Football League

RedBlacks, Redskins and Blackface

Rachel Décoste | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada
Rachel Décoste

The National Capital Region will soon welcome a new CFL football club. At the time, Franco-Ontarian football fans (and those in nearby Gatineau, QC) expected a club in financial trouble would make efforts to reach as many supporters as possible, including 250,000 Francophones in the region. Fat chance. The Renegades even failed to include French on their official website.

Fandemonium: Canadians Are Crazy For Football

Gal's Got Game | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Gal's Got Game

While many NFL fans might consider it bush league, CFL fans argue Canadian football provides a more interesting and quicker game. One thing cannot be denied -- CFL fans may be the most loyal fans in Canada. It's time to evaluate CFL fandemonium in the run up to the Grey Cup.

GUILTY

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A judge facing two very different versions of who attacked whom has found a former Canadian Football League all-star guilty of assaulting hi...

What the CFL Has to do With Canadian Politics

Zach Paikin | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Zach Paikin

What I find particularly interesting about the Canadian Football League -- our league -- is that it often reflects Canada's political, economic and ideational condition. As Canada completes its celebration of the 100th Grey Cup, it is a particularly timely moment to examine "Canada-Toronto relations."

Grey Cup To Tour Canada As Part Of 100th Anniversary Celebrations

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2012 | Canada Travel

TORONTO - The Grey Cup is going on the road.The CFL has announced the historic trophy will tour Canada by train as part of the Grey Cup's 100th annive...

CFL Legend Dies

CP | Posted 04.20.2012 | Canada

He was part of nine Grey Cup-winning teams as an assistant coach, head coach and CFL general manager. He's a member of the Canadian Football Hall of F...

BC Lions GM Hangs 'Em Up As Coach

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

SURREY, B.C. - Wally Buono is stepping away from the sidelines to concentrate on his managerial duties with the B.C. Lions. The announcement came jus...

10 Things You Didn't Know About The Grey Cup Teams

CP | Bill Beacon and Jim Morris, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Ten things you might not know about the Grey Cup finalists:B.C. LionsGOLDEN SMILE: With his long black hair and bushy beard defensive tack...

Ageless Calvillo Shatters CFL Record

CP | Posted 09.14.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - Montreal Alouettes quarterback Anthony Calvillo has made history with his 395th career touchdown pass. The 18-year...

CFL Season Kicks Off Tonight: What You Can Expect From Our Teams

The Huffington Post Canada | Rita Mingo | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada

The 2011 Canadian Football League season kicks off tonight in Montreal, where the Grey Cup champions, the Alouettes, face off against the B.C. Lions i...