CFL

Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell passes during first half CFL football action against the B.C. Lions, in Vancouver, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019. Mitchell was named to the CFL's all-decade team Thursday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Stalwarts Mitchell, Bowman and Elimimian among players named to CFL all-decade squad

Stalwarts Mitchell, Bowman and Elimimian among players named to CFL all-decade squad

Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell passes during first half CFL football action against the B.C. Lions, in Vancouver, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019. Mitchell was named to the CFL's all-decade team Thursday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Calgary Stampeders head coach Dave Dickenson is seen during second half of CFL action against the Toronto Argonauts in Toronto on September 20, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston

Calgary Stampeders reduce coaching staff amid pandemic economic pain

Calgary Stampeders reduce coaching staff amid pandemic economic pain

Calgary Stampeders head coach Dave Dickenson is seen during second half of CFL action against the Toronto Argonauts in Toronto on September 20, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston
B.C. Lions head coach Rick Campbell holds a team helmet after being introduced to the media during a news conference at the team training facility in Surrey, B.C., on December 2, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Head coach Campbell, B.C. Lions continuing along despite having to face adversity

Head coach Campbell, B.C. Lions continuing along despite having to face adversity

B.C. Lions head coach Rick Campbell holds a team helmet after being introduced to the media during a news conference at the team training facility in Surrey, B.C., on December 2, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
BC Lions wide receiver Bryan Burnham (16) runs the ball in first quarter CFL action against the Argonauts, in Toronto on Saturday, August 18, 2018. Burnham wasn't shocked when his fellow CFL players recounted their personal stories of experiencing racism. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov

Work still needs to be done to tackle racial injustice: CFL players

Work still needs to be done to tackle racial injustice: CFL players

BC Lions wide receiver Bryan Burnham (16) runs the ball in first quarter CFL action against the Argonauts, in Toronto on Saturday, August 18, 2018. Burnham wasn't shocked when his fellow CFL players recounted their personal stories of experiencing racism. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov

Quarterback Mike Reilly expected to return to B.C. Lions: team president

Quarterback Mike Reilly expected to return to B.C. Lions: team president

Montreal Alouettes new president Mario Cecchini speaks to the media during a news conference Monday, January 13, 2020 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Montreal Alouettes executives Cecchini, Maciocia both expecting CFL to play in 2021

Montreal Alouettes executives Cecchini, Maciocia both expecting CFL to play in 2021

Montreal Alouettes new president Mario Cecchini speaks to the media during a news conference Monday, January 13, 2020 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
Clemson receiver Ajou Ajou is shown during game action against Georgia Tech in Atlanta in this Oct. 17, 2020 handout photo. The six-foot-three, 215-pound Ajou, of Brooks, Alta., is a budding star receiver with the fourth-ranked Clemson Tigers. But Ajou was heavily involved in basketball and track when he took up football at Edmonton's Harry Ainlay High School, where Eskimos star slotback Bowman also coached the school's receivers while working with former CFL teammate Brock Ralph. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Clemson, David Platt

Former CFL receiver Adarius Bowman pleased to see Canadians excelling in NCAA ranks

Former CFL receiver Adarius Bowman pleased to see Canadians excelling in NCAA ranks

Clemson receiver Ajou Ajou is shown during game action against Georgia Tech in Atlanta in this Oct. 17, 2020 handout photo. The six-foot-three, 215-pound Ajou, of Brooks, Alta., is a budding star receiver with the fourth-ranked Clemson Tigers. But Ajou was heavily involved in basketball and track when he took up football at Edmonton's Harry Ainlay High School, where Eskimos star slotback Bowman also coached the school's receivers while working with former CFL teammate Brock Ralph. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Clemson, David Platt
Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie delivers his annual state of the league address to reporters during the CFL Grey Cup week in Calgary on November 22, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says he’s optimistic CFL will kick off 2021 campaign

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says he’s optimistic CFL will kick off 2021 campaign

Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie delivers his annual state of the league address to reporters during the CFL Grey Cup week in Calgary on November 22, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol
B.C. Lions quarterback Mike Reilly passes during second half CFL football action against the Toronto Argonauts, in Vancouver on October 5, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Source: Reilly files grievance against B.C. Lions reportedly over an unpaid guarantee

Source: Reilly files grievance against B.C. Lions reportedly over an unpaid guarantee

B.C. Lions quarterback Mike Reilly passes during second half CFL football action against the Toronto Argonauts, in Vancouver on October 5, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie delivers his annual state of the league address to reporters during the CFL Grey Cup week in Calgary, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. Ambrosie says the league is examining all of its options to stage a 2021 season. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says league exploring all options to hold 2021 season

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says league exploring all options to hold 2021 season

Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie delivers his annual state of the league address to reporters during the CFL Grey Cup week in Calgary, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. Ambrosie says the league is examining all of its options to stage a 2021 season. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

CFL unveils Grey Cup Unite, a virtual program to celebrate traditional Grey Cup week

CFL unveils Grey Cup Unite, a virtual program to celebrate traditional Grey Cup week

B.C. Lions and Toronto Argonauts owner, Senator David Braley speaks after the CFL announced Vancouver will host the 2014 Grey Cup championship football game during a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday March 8, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

David Braley, owner of three Canadian Football League franchises, dead at 79

David Braley, owner of three Canadian Football League franchises, dead at 79

B.C. Lions and Toronto Argonauts owner, Senator David Braley speaks after the CFL announced Vancouver will host the 2014 Grey Cup championship football game during a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday March 8, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
owa wide receiver Brandon Smith (12) is helped off the field by teammates Alaric Jackson (77) and Tristan Wirfs (74) after getting injured during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue, in Iowa City, Iowa, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Canadian Alaric Jackson was more than just a little surprised last week to find himself atop the CFL’s fall Scouting Bureau top-20 prospects list for next year’s draft. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Charlie Neibergall

Iowa offensive lineman Jackson somewhat surprised to be atop CFL scouting bureau list

Jackson is in his fourth season with Hawkeyes’ offensive line

owa wide receiver Brandon Smith (12) is helped off the field by teammates Alaric Jackson (77) and Tristan Wirfs (74) after getting injured during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue, in Iowa City, Iowa, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Canadian Alaric Jackson was more than just a little surprised last week to find himself atop the CFL’s fall Scouting Bureau top-20 prospects list for next year’s draft. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Charlie Neibergall
Iowa offensive lineman, Oklahoma State linebacker top CFL draft prospects list

Iowa offensive lineman, Oklahoma State linebacker top CFL draft prospects list

Iowa offensive lineman, Oklahoma State linebacker top CFL draft prospects list

Iowa offensive lineman, Oklahoma State linebacker top CFL draft prospects list
CFL teams reveal 10 players who are on their exclusive negotiation lists

CFL teams reveal 10 players who are on their exclusive negotiation lists

CFL teams reveal 10 players who are on their exclusive negotiation lists

CFL teams reveal 10 players who are on their exclusive negotiation lists
Scouting football during pandemic presents many challenges for CFL personnel

Scouting football during pandemic presents many challenges for CFL personnel

Scouting football during pandemic presents many challenges for CFL personnel

Scouting football during pandemic presents many challenges for CFL personnel
Members of the Hamilton Tiger Cats Grey Cup winning team from 1999 hoist the cup once again at centre field during a pre-game ceremony prior to CFL football game action between the Hamilton Tiger Cats and the Edmonton Eskimos in Hamilton, Ont., Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. The Grey Cup won’t be presented this season, but fans will get a chance to have their name associated with the iconic trophy. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power

CFL offering fans the chance to have their name on new Grey Cup base

TORONTO — The Grey Cup won’t be presented this season, but fans…

Members of the Hamilton Tiger Cats Grey Cup winning team from 1999 hoist the cup once again at centre field during a pre-game ceremony prior to CFL football game action between the Hamilton Tiger Cats and the Edmonton Eskimos in Hamilton, Ont., Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. The Grey Cup won’t be presented this season, but fans will get a chance to have their name associated with the iconic trophy. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power
CFL Players’ Association says it has tentatively secured assistance for members

CFL Players’ Association says it has tentatively secured assistance for members

CFL Players’ Association says it has tentatively secured assistance for members

CFL Players’ Association says it has tentatively secured assistance for members
‘It still hurts:’ Fans react to the CFL cancellation of 2020 season

‘It still hurts:’ Fans react to the CFL cancellation of 2020 season

‘It still hurts:’ Fans react to the CFL cancellation of 2020 season

‘It still hurts:’ Fans react to the CFL cancellation of 2020 season
Bighill, Mitchell feel with no season, CFL has a chance to improve

Bighill, Mitchell feel with no season, CFL has a chance to improve

Bighill, Mitchell feel with no season, CFL has a chance to improve

Bighill, Mitchell feel with no season, CFL has a chance to improve