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  1. Western Kentucky gets Brian Brohm's coaching career startedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MSNBC

    Louisville legend Brian Brohm is heading back to Kentucky. Western Kentucky has added the former Cardinals quarterback to the coaching staff, the school announced Monday .

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  2. Canadian starters to be front, centre in CFL free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    CFL free agency begins at noon ET Tuesday with over 140 players slated to hit the open market, including Lions running back Andrew Harris, pictured here. The five-foot-11, 202-pounder has twice run for over 1,000 yards, including last season.

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  3. B.C. Lions re-sign oft-injured Lulay to mentor JenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    The Lions have re-signed veteran quarterback Travis Lulay, one day before he was eligible for CFL free agency. The 32-year-old is expected to mentor youngster Jonathon Jennings, who assumed starting duties after backup Jon Beck was hurt.

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  4. B.C. Lions re-sign veteran quarterback Lulay-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    B.C. Lions' quarterback Travis Lulay passes against the Montreal Alouettes during the first half of a CFL football game in Vancouver, B.C., on August 20, 2015. The B.C. Lions re-signed veteran quarterback Travis Lulay on Monday, a day before he was eligible for free agency.

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  5. Staying in the Den: Lulay returning to LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CFL.ca

    Despite having his starting role challenged, Travis Lulay has elected to remain in BC. The former MOP signed a two-year contract extension with the Lions today, avoiding free agency which begins Tuesday at Noon ET.

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  6. GMs make wishlists as more than 140 CFL players prepare to become free agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Chronicle Herald

    CFL free agency begins at noon ET on Tuesday with over 140 players slated to hit the open market. Once again Canadian starters will be front and centre with running backs Andrew Harris and Jerome Messam - two of the league's three 1,000-yard rushers last year - and defensive linemen Ted Laurent and Justin Capicciotti expected to garner much attention.

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  7. GMs prepare for flood of CFL free agents-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Journal Argus

    Calgary Stampeders' Jerome Messam leaps over B.C. Lions' Bo Lokombo during second half CFL western semifinal football action in Calgary, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. CFL free agency begins at noon ET on Tuesday with over 140 players slated to hit the open market.

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  8. Reevely: Redblacks want 'Canada 150' money for Grey Cup festival in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Canada.com

    Redblacks fans Brittany Druery and Karen Milne dressed in layers - many layers - for the 2015 Grey Cup game in Winnipeg. Ottawa lost 26-20 to the Edmonton Eskimos.

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  9. CFL free agency day loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    Tuesday is free agency day in the CFL. Players who signed through the 2015 season will have their contracts with their respective teams officially expire.

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  10. Ticats re-sign veteran defensive back StephenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Listowel Banner

    The 26-year-old Brampton, Ont., native signed a three-year contract extension with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Monday. Stephen was scheduled to become a free agent Tuesday.

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  11. Als hire Chapdelaine to advise CalvilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Listowel Banner

    Jacques Chapdelaine has joined the Montreal Alouettes as wide receivers coach and special adviser to offensive co-ordinator Anthony Calvillo, the Canadian Football League club announced Monday. Chapdelaine, 54, was offensive co-ordinator and quarterbacks coach for the Saskatchewan Roughriders last season.

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  12. Ticats re-sign pair; DB Stephen and OL LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | 900 CHML AM

    The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have re-signed a pair; national defensive back Courtney Stephen to a three-year contract, and international offensive lineman Jeremy Lewis to a two-year deal. Stephen, 26, was tied for second on the Tiger-Cats with four interceptions in 2015, adding 48 defensive tackles, two special teams tackles, four pass knock downs, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in 16 games.

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  13. Jacques Chapdelaine joins Alouettes coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CFL.ca

    The Montreal Alouettes are adding an experienced voice to their coaching staff, announcing Monday the addition of Jacques Chapdelaine to the sidelines. Chapdelaine, a former player for the Als in 1985 and 1986, will be the team's wide receiver coach and special advisor to the offensive coordinator.

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  14. 'stangs sign three, prepare for IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2011 | Examiner.com

    The Arena Football League's Milwaukee Mustangs continue to tinker with the roster as what has become a very forgettable season comes to an end. The home part of the schedule will finish up on Friday, July 15th, when the Iowa Barnstormers come in for a landing at the Bradley Center.

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  15. Tiger-Cats resign offensive linemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | 900 CHML AM

    The 6-3, 312-pound native of West Palm Beach, Florida originally signed with Hamilton on July 13, 2014 and has appeared in 25 career CFL games. He also spent time in 2014 with the Toronto Argonauts, and the Los Angeles Kiss and San Antonio Talons of the Arena Football League.

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  16. Steinberg's MMQB: Buckle up, it's almost timeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | CFL.ca

    What a difference a year can make. The 2016 CFL free agency market is as close to unprecedented as it gets.

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  17. Five questions with Riders president and CEO Craig ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Regina Leader Post

    Saskatchewan Roughriders president and CEO Craig Reynolds met with the media Thursday to discuss the search for a full-time general manager and vice-president of football operations, and to discuss other issues pertinent to a team that finished the 2015 CFL season with a 3-15 record. Here are five key questions that Reynolds fielded: A: We've engaged a search firm who will help with some of the administration and due diligence.

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  18. Texans quarterbacks through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Matt Schaub, who led the Texans to their first two division titles, says he still has a lot left in the tank despite turning 34 this offseason.

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  19. J.R. SuperstarRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Times-Herald

    Jeremy Roenick shows off his best dance moves - from atop the head table - while Ben Heenan looks on at the 24th annual Moose Jaw Kinsmen Sports Celebrity Banquet Saturday at the Heritage Inn. Roenick surprised everyone - including the local Kinsmen - by creating his own live auction item midway through the event.

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  20. Jets sign Bishop from StampedersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Examiner.com

    According to TSN on Friday, the New York Jets have signed linebacker Freddie Bishop III from the Calgary Stampeders . Bishop III had 11 sacks and 44 tackles with the Stampeders during the 2015 Canadian Football League regular season.

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