Grey Cup

The Cup Comes Home!

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Calgary Stampeders basked in the adulation of more than 2,000 screaming fans Tuesday as Calgarians celebrated the team's Grey Cup victor...

Why the Grey Cup Matters to Canada

Vacay.ca | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada
Vacay.ca

Rob Bridges was among the many visitors to Vancouver this week that reminded me why the Grey Cup matters. A proud Hamiltonian, Bridges travelled more than 4,300 kilometres to cheer on his hometown team, despite the fact they were overwhelming underdogs.

Why the Grey Cup Is More Than Just a Game

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

Rob Bridges was among the many visitors to Vancouver this week that reminded me why the Grey Cup matters. A proud Hamiltonian, Bridges travelled more ...

Look Who's Ready To Celebrate!

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada Alberta

Go, Stamps, Go! Eager to celebrate the Calgary Stampeders' Grey Cup win on city soil, Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has announced a free rally for t...

Oopsy Daisy: Grey Cup Breaks (Again)

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Calgary Stampeders were so excited after winning the Grey Cup, they broke the trophy.Calgary linebacker Juwan Simpson hoisted the Grey...

Stampeders Take The Cup!

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - There was a very brief moment Sunday evening when Calgary Stampeders fan Clint Noble thought the Grey Cup was slipping through his team's ...

Excited Fans Celebrate At Grey Cup Pre-Game Parade

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Frigid temperatures greeted football fans on the Grey Cup parade route in Vancouver on Saturday, but supporters of the Calgary Stampeders ...

Do Canadians Care About The Grey Cup?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada Alberta

More than half the Canadians who took part in a recent online survey agreed the Grey Cup is an important national symbol but less than half that numbe...

Vancouver Is Gearing Up for a Grey Cup Party

Vacay.ca | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

Even though the absence of the home team in the 102nd Grey Cup may disappoint fans in Vancouver, the city's mayor is still upbeat about the CFL championship game that takes place this weekend. It's an event that will entertain residents and visitors alike.

Stampeders Coach OK With Players Having Sex Before Grey Cup

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - John Hufnagel is all for the Calgary Stampeders scoring off the field prior to the Grey Cup.Hufnagel and Kent Austin of the Hamilton Tiger...

The Greatest Grey Cup Appetizers for Game Day

Merry Kuchle | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada Living
Merry Kuchle

It's freezing outside and snow is on the forecast...it must be Grey Cup weekend! Whether you love CFL or not, it is the perfect time to invite over a few friends and throw a party. Since you'll be huddled around the television, make a selection of appetizer for a fun and delicious party.

Teams Finalized For Vancouver Grey Cup Game

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are heading back to the Grey Cup for a second straight year.Kick returner Brandon Banks returned two punts for touchdowns as t...

10 CFL Fans Who Make Us Excited For The Grey Cup

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

In the hierarchy of Canadian sports, the CFL doesn't quite draw the respect that you might see for the NHL, or even the NFL. Some Canadians might s...

Thousands Of Tickets Still Unsold For Vancouver Grey Cup Game

CP | Joshua Clipperton, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - Grey Cup organizers were hoping for different outcomes in the CFL playoffs over the weekend, but they still believe the big game on Nov...

What You Need To Know About The 2014 Grey Cup Game

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The highlight of the Canadian Football League season is fast approaching. The 102nd annual Grey Cup is happening in Vancouver on Sunday, Nov. 30 at BC...

This American Band Is Playing The 2014 Grey Cup Halftime Show

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada Music

TORONTO - American alternative rock band Imagine Dragons will perform in the halftime show at next month's Grey Cup game, the CFL announced Thursday.T...

Who Wants An NFL Team In Canada?

CP | Dan Ralph, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada

TORONTO - An overwhelming majority of Canadians don't want an NFL team in Canada, especially if it means the demise of the CFL, a survey suggests.Fort...

I'm Sick and Tired of the Saskatchewan Roughriders

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

Sunday was probably just great for Saskatchewan. Just grrrreeeeaaaaaaat. I'm sure they were really happy. But I'm sad. As a born Winnipegger with blue bombed blood, I'm sad often, especially when it comes to football. My Bombers are bad and getting worse.

SHOWDOWN

CP | Dan Ralph, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.24.2014 | Canada

REGINA - It's finally time to play football.The 2013 CFL season concludes Sunday with the Saskatchewan Roughriders hosting the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in ...

Unlike The Super Bore -- Er, Super Bowl -- The Grey Cup's Got Game

Andy Juniper | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Andy Juniper

Sex reared its head in a press conference featuring the Grey Cup's two coaches this week: "Hey, coach, should your players have sex before the big game?" Roughriders coach Corey Chamblin brought down the house with his response: "They win the championship, they'll have a lot of it. Trust me."

11 Ways The Grey Cup Is Better Than The Super Bowl

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

It's an argument that's as old as the Super Bowl itself: Which is better? The Grey Cup or the Super Bowl? That one question divides Canadian footba...

Hardcore Riders Fan Quit Her Job For Grey Cup

Regina Leader Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

How far would you go to watch the Saskatchewan Roughriders play for the Grey Cup at home? What sacrifices would you make to witness Riderville at i...

WATCH: It's Grey Cup Week And Anything Goes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - A downtown Regina bar had no problem serving the Calgary Stampeders' horse — as long as the beer was in a bowl.The Stampeders rode their ho...

What Time Is The Grey Cup? 101st Grey Cup Kicks Off On Sunday

Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada

Game day is almost here. The 101st Grey Cup kicks off on Sunday in Regina as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats face off against hometown favourites the Saskatch...

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.