Canadian Sports Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Bomber Brain Trust Remains IntactRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    For the first time since the Dave Ritchie era , the Winnipeg Blue Bombers will begin a 4th consecutive season with the same Head Coach when the 2017 CFL campaign kicks off next June. The Winnipeg Football Club confirming this morning that Mike O'Shea has been signed to a multi year contract extension that will continue through the 2019 season.

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  2. Winnipeg Blue Bombers ink GM and head coach to new contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | GlobalNews

    The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed general manager Kyle Walters and head coach Mike O'Shea to three-year contract extensions following the team's first playoff appearance in five years. Global News will livestream an availability involving both Walters and O'Shea on this page starting at 1 p.m. Friday.

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  3. Funeral arrangements set for CFL player Joe McKnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Weyburn Review

    Funeral arrangements have been scheduled for CFL player Joe McKnight, who was fatally shot last week during a road rage dispute in suburban New Orleans. Visitation will be held at New Home Ministries in New Orleans at 9 a.m. Monday.

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  4. CFL fines 21 players from Ottawa Redblacks, Calgary Stampeders for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Canada.com

    The Canadian Football League has fined 11 players from the Grey Cup champion Ottawa Redblacks for wearing improper socks during the league's championship game last month in Toronto. The Western Division champion Calgary Stampeders had 12 players fined for various dress code violations during the Nov. 27 game, a CFL spokesman confirmed in an email.

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  5. Pull up your socks! CFL fines players for dress code violations at Grey CupRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Penticton Herald

    The Canadian Football League has fined 11 players from the Grey Cup champion Ottawa Redblacks for wearing improper socks during the league's championship game last month in Toronto. The Western Divison champion Calgary Stampeders had 12 players fined for various dress code violations during the Nov. 27 game, a CFL spokesman confirmed in an email.

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  6. Legendary sports broadcaster John Badham dead at 79 following battle with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Canada.com

    John Badham, seen in this photo from September 13, 2014, was hired in 1984 to take over as the voice of the CFL's Ottawa Roughriders. Badham was remembered in Ottawa as the sports director at CFRA where he was hired in 1984 to take over as the voice of the CFL's Ottawa Roughriders following the sudden death of longtime sportscaster Ernie Calcutt.

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  7. Winnipegger listed among top five prospects for 2017 CFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | GlobalNews

    Manitoba Bisons offensive lineman Geoff Gray has jumped six spots to fifth in the latest prospect rankings for the 2017 CFL Draft. Gray was a finalist for the national university football top down lineman award this season.

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  8. Gale, Mathews headline free agent quarterback depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | CFL.ca

    Darian Durant, Matt Nichols and Kevin Glenn will be pretty popular come Valentine's Day if they haven't inked new deals with their current teams. Free agency starts on Feb. 14 and while Durant and Nichols have already drummed up plenty of talk, Glenn is also a serviceable backup that can provide quality starts when needed.

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  9. NHL's Vegas Golden Knights denied trademarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | CBC News

    The Vegas Golden Knights unveiled their logos on Nov. 22, choosing steel grey, gold, red and black as official colours. The National Hockey League says it won't change the name or logo of its newest club, despite being denied a trademark by U.S. authorities.

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  10. Manitoba Bison Ranked #5 In CFL's Scouting BureauRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | My Manitoba.com

    Manitoba Bison Geoff Gray is ranked number five in The CFL's Scouting Bureau - second prospect Top 20 list for the 2017 CFL Draft. Gray, 22, had a breakthrough season in 2016 during his fourth campaign at Manitoba.

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  11. How two trades changed the makeup of the 2017 Draft orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | CFL.ca

    Toronto, Saskatchewan and Montreal finished at the bottom of the 2016 CFL Standings, but only one has a top-three pick at the CFL Draft in May. While the Roughriders will pick second overall, the Argos and Alouettes are just now paying for separate off-season trades that sent their first-round picks elsewhere. The result has Winnipeg picking first overall and BC picking second overall - both unexpected results considering they were playoff teams in 2016.

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  12. Toronto Argonauts sign offensive lineman Corey Watman to contract extensionRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Penticton Herald

    He signed with the CFL club as a free agent last February after spending three seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. We're always interested in hearing about news in our community.

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  13. Las Vegas Bowl Moment 9: Utah State defeats Ball State for first bowl victoryRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    To celebrate the local bowl's 25th anniversary milestone, the Review-Journal will rank the top 25 moments in Las Vegas Bowl history. We'll relive one moment per day until game day on Dec. 17 at Sam Boyd Stadium: Back story: Utah State played in its first bowl game in 32 years and was looking for the school's first ever bowl victory.

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  14. Argos ink OL Watman to extension through 2018Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | CFL.ca

    The Toronto Argonauts have signed national offensive lineman Corey Watman to a contract extension through 2018, the club announced Thursday. Watman, a 6-foot-2, 315-pound native of Queensville, ON, played in 15 games, starting in 13, with the Argonauts in 2016 after originally signing with the club as a free agent on February 9. He previously spent three seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who selected him fourth overall in the 2013 CFL Draft.

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  15. Calgary Stampeders lead all clubs with nine players named to CFL all-star teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell speaks to the media in the team's clubhouse in Calgary, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.The Western Division champion Calgary Stampeders led all CFL teams with nine players named to the league's all-star team on Wednesday. Quarterback Mitchell was the lone unanimous selection in voting by the Football Reporters of Canada and head coaches around the league.

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  16. Report: Sunderland out of the Als' GM mix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | CFL.ca

    According to reports by both TSN's Gary Lawless and the Montreal Gazette's Herb Zurkowsky one of the rumoured lead candidates for the position, Brock Sunderland, is a lead candidate no more. Can tell you that @REDBLACKS asst GM Brock Sunderland as been told by @MTLAlouettes ownership that he will not be hired as GM.

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  17. Could Matt Nichols be a key free agent domino?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | CFL.ca

    It's a question that isn't getting a lot of play so far because one of free agency's underlying assumptions is that Nichols will be a Winnipeg Blue Bomber in 2017. The second-year Bomber had his breakout season in 2016, leading his team to its first playoff appearance since 2011.

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  18. Riders extend top rookie Cox through 2018Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | CFL.ca

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders have locked up a key piece of their future on defence, announcing Wednesday a contract extension for defensive back Justin Cox. The 23-year-old international, named the Riders' Most Outstanding Rookie for his play in 2016, will remain with the team through 2018.

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  19. Senators Inspired by Redblacks' ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Silver Seven

    The Senators, who gained sole possession of second place in the Atlantic Division with their fourth-straight win over the New York Rangers, were slightly outdone that night, though. As you likely already know, in ultimate underdog fashion, the Redblacks beat the Calgary Stampeders 39-33 in overtime to win the Grey Cup.

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  20. Redblacks feted in Ottawa after bringing home first Grey Cup in 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | CTV

    The skies may have been dark in Ottawa, but nothing could dampen the mood of football fans in the nation's capital. Fans lined Bank St. and packed a square at TD Place today to witness Ottawa's first sports championship parade in 40 years as the Redblacks celebrated their 39-33 Grey Cup victory over the Calgary Stampeders on Sunday.

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