• September 21, 2021

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CFL cancels season after request for financial help turned down

CFL cancels season after request for financial help turned down

The CFL cancelled its season Monday due to the COVID-19 pandemic, meaning the Grey Cup won’t be presented for the first time since 1919. The resolution comes after the CFL was unable to secure financial…

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Stampeders QB Mitchell says he could’ve been ready for start of season after surgery

Stampeders QB Mitchell says he could’ve been ready for start of season after surgery

Bo Levi Mitchell says he would’ve been ready for the start of the CFL season if it opened on time. The Calgary Stampeders’ star quarterback underwent shoulder surgery in December. He said Tuesday during a…

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Khari Jones received death threats as CFL player in Winnipeg

Khari Jones received death threats as CFL player in Winnipeg

Khari Jones doesn’t have to look far for a reminder that racism exists in Canada. The Montreal Alouettes head coach divulged during a teleconference Tuesday he received death threats while he was the quarterback of…

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CFL requests proposal from U.S Spring league towards potential partnership

CFL requests proposal from U.S Spring league towards potential partnership

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie has asked an American developmental football league for a formal proposal regarding a partnership between the two. Brian Woods, CEO of The Spring League, said he spoke to Ambrosie Wednesday. Woods…

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CFL states it won’t start regular season until at least July

CFL states it won’t start regular season until at least July

The CFL is the last league to postpone the game due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The league, which was programmed to start the regular season on June 11, announced Tuesday that the season would not…

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Italian DL Dalle Piagge anxious to attend CFL’s global combine

Italian DL Dalle Piagge anxious to attend CFL’s global combine

Like many Italians, Lorenzo Dalle Piagge’s life has been turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic. Last month, the Italian government imposed a nationwide lockdown — which it has since extended to April 13 —…