Matt Shiltz and Drew Willy have inside track to become Als’ starting QB

It’s beginning to look as though former NFL first-round draft choice Josh Freeman won’t be the Alouettes’ starting quarterback this season.

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Alouettes rookie Woody Baron making favourable impression with coaches

Undersized defensive tackle hoping to stick with Montreal after failing to make Dallas Cowboys’ squad last season.

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Ed Willes: New B.C. Lions offence has old coach excited

Jarious Jackson isn’t keen on giving away the keys to his offence, but the new offensive co-ordinator of the B.C. Lions says his scheme represents a new look and philosophy for the Leos. On Tuesday, the Lions held their first day of practice in pads and unveiled some of the concepts Jackson has installed. Loosely […]

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Ticats’ second pick, Burlington’s Darius Ciraco, signs and joins team at camp

CFl club has signed all but one of the draft class of 2018

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Manziel takes his first team reps at Ticats training camp

A small step forward for Johnny Football.

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Johnny Manziel takes first team reps with Hamilton Ticats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats sign 2018 first-round pick Ciraco

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OL Ciraco signs deal with Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats sign first-round draft pick Darius Ciraco to deal

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Ed Willes: Will the real Jonathon Jennings please stand up?

KAMLOOPS — Jarious Jackson has been playing and studying the quarterback position for over 20 years and, like anyone who watches Jonathon Jennings for more than five minutes, he’s excited about the things he can see. There’s the NFL-calibre arm, which throws the prettiest deep ball in the Canadian game. There’s the elite athleticism, which […]

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Hamilton Ticats sign first-round pick Ciraco

Hamilton Tiger-Cats sign 2018 first-round pick Ciraco

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Bighill a sure thing

When players arrive for training camp, Winnipeg Blue Bombers head coach Mike O’Shea makes it clear to all every job is a competition. Some of those spots, however, appear less …

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Randle a driven man

When Chris Randle arrived for training camp this week, he did so a changed man.

To the relief of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Randle is still the same determined player he ……

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Manziel knows he’s a Ticat on a short leash

An integral part of Johnny Manziel’s superior athleticism is his speed.

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Alouettes training camp: Tommie Campbell came to Montreal to win

The Alouettes undoubtedly would be ecstatic to make the CFL playoffs this season — but not cornerback Tommie Campbell.

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A player like Bighill can make a big difference

When you sign a player like Adam Bighill, you do a lot more for your defence than simply plug a gaping hole in the second level.

Adam Bighill is a seamless …

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Ed Willes: Lions have discovered there’s a new sherriff in town

KAMLOOPS — Ed Hervey insists his intent wasn’t to take the B.C. Lions down to the studs when he assumed the general manager’s job, just as he rejects the notion he set out to remake the team in his image. “I didn’t come in with the mindset it had to be changed,” said Hervey as […]

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Go young or with experience? That’s the dilemma for Montreal Alouettes

New head coach Mike Sherman is looking for completions from his quartet of quarterbacks.

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“The energy was incredible”

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers opened training camp with more than 100 people showing up to Investors Group Field Sunday to welcome back the return of CFL football to the city.

The …

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All eyes on Johnny Manziel at Ticats’ camp day one

Manziel seems to recognize that second chances are accompanied by an equal, or greater, responsibility, writes Steve Milton

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Ticats hit the field for training camp; big turnout for Johnny Manziel’s first practice

2012 Heisman Trophy winner is one of six quarterbacks at Hamilton’s camp

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Look who’s back? Olafioye returns to B.C. Lions after parting ways with Alouettes

I’m coming home!!!! 🙌🏾🙌🏾 — Jovan Olafioye (@jolafioye63) May 20, 2018 The B.C. Lions missed out on the return of Adam Bighill but have brought back Jovan Olafioye. Olafioye, an offensive tackle who was a six-time CFL all-star in his seven seasons with the Lions before being traded to the Montreal Alouettes in March, 2017 […]

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