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  1. Destination Unknown: Critical decision looms for Harris as Free Agency approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    At 29 years old, the Edinboro University product is in that sweet spot: He is experienced enough that the learning curve is not too steep but also entering a time in his career that if he doesn't catapult himself into a starting role soon his prime window could close. It wasn't that long ago that Harris was seen as the potential future face of the franchise in Toronto.


  2. FA Rumour: Stephen, Ticats deal imminent?Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    ... 6, 2016 Lions zeroing in on Lulay, Rainey before Feb. 9: According to the Vancouver Sun 's Mike Beamish, the BC Lions are zeroing in on two pending free agents ahead of Tuesday's start of free agency: #BCLions hope to lock up #QB Travis Lulay, ...


  3. Emotional Cards take it out on BCRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Trey Lewis scored 16 and Deng Adel added 13 as the Cardinals routed the Eagles 79-47 Saturday, a day after the school imposed a postseason ban for recruiting violations. Louisville followed Monday's upset of North Carolina with a lopsided win despite uneven stretches just after halftime.


  4. BC-BKC--T25-Indiana-Penn St,3rd Ld-WritethruRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    "' Brandon Taylor and his Penn State teammates traveled nearly 6,200 miles across Big Ten country over the last five weeks and nearly forgot what it felt like to play at home. But a raucous atmosphere on Saturday greeted them inside what's been a usually-subdued Bryce Jordan Center where the Nittany Lions shocked No.


  5. Penn State Tops Michigan State, 195.700-195.175Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Penn State Athetlics

    The Penn State women's gymnastics team topped Michigan State, 195.700-195.175, inside the Jenison Field House. Emma Sibson won the vault in her season-debut Saturday afternoon.


  6. Short-Handed Lions Drop 4-1 Decision at MinnesotaRead the original story

    Saturday | Penn State Athetlics

    The Nittany Lion men's hockey team dropped a 4-1 game to Minnesota at Mariucci Arena on Friday night in front of 10,053 fans. Chase Berger scored a game-tying goal in the first period and Matthew Skoff saved 39 to backstop the short-handed Penn State side.


  7. Was Joe Kapp the most colorful Bay Area QB ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    ... Kapp's only choice came from Calgary in the Canadian Football League. After eight years in the CFL, mostly with the BC Lions, Kapp joined the Minnesota Vikings in 1967. The quarterback who replaced the popular Fran Tarkenton lead Minnesota to Super ...


  8. Walters on Free Agency: We're looking to upgradeRead the original story

    Friday | CFL.ca

    ... The team has already been linked closely with free agent running back Andrew Harris, a Winnipeg native who the BC Lions announced will not be getting a contract offer from them before free agency. Walters confirmed on Friday that some of their own ...


  9. Fruitvale man wins nationwide contest, headed to Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... out, the last ticket." The longtime Fruitvale resident travelled to Edmonton in September to see Matt and watch the BC Lions play the Edmonton Eskimos. A trip to the Canadian Brewhouse got them tickets and a ride to the game, plus an entry form for ...


  10. Williams reaches 2,000 points as USF women rout CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | St. Petersburg Times

    Courtney Williams had 28 points and 15 rebounds and reached 2,000 career points to help No. 19 USF beat Cincinnati 82-49 Wednesday night.


  11. Morris: Legacy on the line, Buono unfazed by coaching comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CFL.ca

    Wally Buono did. The man who won more games than any other coach in CFL history put away his whistle after the BC Lions won the 2011 Grey Cup to concentrate on being the team's general manager and vice-president of football operations.


  12. LEC will be hopping for Family DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Langley Times

    The second annual event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with the whole day by donation and 100 per cent of the proceeds going local charities. The LEC fieldhouse will be filled with activity stations, ranging from bouncy castles, a Velcro wall and Sumo wrestling to obstacle courses and a tug-of-war.


  13. Langley groups invite public to Family Day activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Langley Advance

    ... created by C&D Logistics in partnership with JRFM and the Langley Events Centre. The activities include visits by BC Lions Players, Felions, Leo the Lion, CFL players, Langley Rams, Langley Knights, the Stealth mascot and Bombshells dance team. Mark ...


  14. Pierce named Bombers quarterbacks coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Journal Argus

    No one ever doubted Buck Pierce's passion for throwing the football, or his ability to take the hits. Now the former quarterback will be safely reconnected with the position he loves.


  15. Checking Down: No calm before the stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CFL.ca

    While the free agency storm of Feb. 9 is on the horizon, the week leading up has provided little calm. The Lions confirmed that one of the top-ranked free agents will indeed test the market, while Ticats linebacker Erik Harris could be on his way out of town to join an NFL team south of the border.


  16. Browns Reportedly Hire Johnny Holland as New Inside Linebackers CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Dawgs By Nature

    ... Holland has been a longtime assistant in the NFL, but was most recently a linebackers coach in the CFL for the BC Lions from 2014 to 2015. He does not have an apparent connection to either head coach Hue Jackson or defensive coordinator Ray Horton . ...


  17. Alouettes re-sign Lewis to one year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Examiner.com

    According to the Canadian Press on Wednesday, the Montreal Alouettes have re-signed former Calgary Stampeders slotback Nik Lewis to a one year contract. Lewis joined the Alouettes last season after spending his first 11 seasons in the Canadian Football League as a Calgary Stampeder from 2004 to 2014.


  18. Could Andrew Harris be in Bombers' plans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | My Manitoba.com

    B.C. Lions soon-to-be-free-agent runningback Andrew Harris has, on more than one occasion, said he'd like to finish his CFL career as a member of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Harris, who grew up in Steinbach and Winnipeg and played high school football at Grant Park and Oak Park, could get his wish.


  19. Buck Pierce to coach Blue Bombers quarterbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | GlobalNews

    "Pierce will oversee the continued development of starting quarterback Drew Willy, while working with other quarterbacks on the roster," said the Bombers in a media release Wednesday morning. The former quarterback is rejoining offensive coordinator Paul LaPolice, who was the head coach with the Bombers for two and a half seasons when Pierce was on the team.


  20. Moving On: Andrew Harris will test FA marketRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | CFL.ca

    ... coach Wally Buono confirmed shortly thereafter that the tailback's days in BC are over. "Well I guess that's it BC Lions fans," Harris tweeted. "Thanks for all the love and support throughout my journey here in BC!" In an interview with TSN Radio ...