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  1. Steinberg's 3-Minute Warning: Important test for OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CFL.ca

    We're nearing the halfway mark of the 2015 Canadian Football League season. In fact, we'll officially be at that point following Sunday's action in Ottawa.

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  2. Player of the week for AgnolettoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The defensive lineman recorded three tackles, one assist, registered a quarterback sack and picked off a pass during his team's 42-9 win over the Westshore Rebels on Aug. 22. And his efforts earned Agnoletto the BCFC B.C. Lions defensive player of the week award. It is the second time this season he has earned the honour.

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  3. Rams' Daley the centre of attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    After all, it's a position that doesn't always get much recognition - generally only getting noticed when they commit a holding penalty to wipe out a positive play or they fail to keep the pass rush at bay, resulting in a quarterback sack. And Anthony Daley was no different, dreaming of being the one toting the football, not the player up front helping create a running lane for someone else.

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  4. Riders haven't given up hope on the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    For most winless teams, an 0-8 record would be cause for much teeth gnashing and consternation but for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, they still believe they are in with a chance. The Saskatchewan Roughriders have a mathematical chance of reaching the CFL playoffs despite their 0-8 start to the 2015 season.

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  5. Riders haven't given up hope | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders have a mathematical chance of reaching the CFL playoffs despite their 0-8 start to the 2015 season. Realistically, the post-season may be a pipe dream for the Riders based on the league's notes package.

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  6. MILTON: Angelo Mosca will always be the face of HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    People who were around at the time - and there were a lot of them at Carmen's Wednesday night - say that Angelo Mosca became the symbol of Hamilton when the city was in its absolute prime. And as Mosca is honoured with two major events this week, it is in a Hamilton clearly on the rebound.

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  7. Smokestacks and steel? No, Angelo Mosca is the face of HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    People who were around at the time - and there were a lot of them at Carmen's Wednesday night - say that Angelo Mosca became the symbol of Hamilton when the city was in its absolute prime. And as Mosca is honoured with two major events this week, it is in a Hamilton clearly on the rebound.

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  8. B.C. Lions co-founder Victor Spencer passes away at the age of 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... board and was instrumental in the franchise's successful bid to host the 1955 Grey Cup. He was named to the BC Lions Wall of Fame in 2002 before being inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame as a builder in 2006. Spencer played football at ...

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  9. Lions co founder Victor Spencer passes away at the age of 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    Spencer, a Vancouver native, was part of the group that gained approval for the Lions to begin operations in 1953 and got the franchise up and running the following season at Empire Stadium. He also served on the organizing committee of the 1954 Empire Games.

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  10. Hamilton Tiger-Cats to retire legendary Angelo Mosca's No. 68 jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    He epitomized toughness and tenacity during his playing days with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, but Angelo Mosca wants the retirement of his No. 68 to shed light on who he is now.

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  11. Morris: Ticat defence on record-setting paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CFL.ca

    ... Tiger-Cat defence has scored eight touchdowns. The record for defensive scores in a season is 11 set by the 1987 BC Lions. The ball-hawking Hamilton secondary has returned six interceptions for touchdowns. That's one short of the CFL record of seven ...

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  12. Ticats to retire Angelo Mosca's No. 68 on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBC News

    Former Tiger-Cats great Angelo Mosca will have his No. 68 retired by the CFL team prior to Thursday night's game against the visiting Alouettes.

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  13. Dunk's CFL Rookie Report: August rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CFL.ca

    From the July rookie report to August there has been some movement among standout freshmen ballers as new players ascend towards CFL stardom. To qualify for the Most Outstanding Rookie Award a player cannot have played in a regular season game either in the NFL or CFL before the 2015 season.

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  14. Tiger-Cats set to retire Angelo Mosca's No. 68 jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    The man who epitomized toughness and tenacity with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats is a huge fan of the club's staunch defence. On Thursday night, the Ticats will retire Angelo Mosca's No.

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  15. Nissan Titan Power Rankings: Was the Argos' win enough?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CFL.ca

    ... together a solid all-around performance against the Lions and Tyrell Sutton continues to be a weapon on the ground. BC Lions Week 9 Ranking: 7 (Last Week: 7) The Lions dropped their first game against the Alouettes at BC Place since 2000 and ...

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  16. Iain MacIntyre: Tedford's team still searching for an identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vancouver Sun

    A week has gone by and the savage Rock Creek wildfire still is not out. Firefighters are still working to contain the blaze.

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  17. Argos hope move to fan-friendly BMO Field will boost flagging attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Globe and Mail

    Toronto Argonauts' Tori Gurley, right, celebrates his touchdown with teammates Kevin Elliott, centre, Chad Kackert, 2nd left, and Tyler Holmes, left, against the Ottawa RedBlacks during the first half of CFL football action in Toronto on Sunday, August 23, 2015. Toronto Argonauts' Tori Gurley, right, celebrates his touchdown with teammates Kevin Elliott, centre, Chad Kackert, 2nd left, and Tyler Holmes, left, against the Ottawa RedBlacks during the first half of CFL football action in Toronto on Sunday, August 23, 2015.

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  18. Mark's Labour Day Weekend looming largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CFL.ca

    ... the flare the other three matchups do as far as the rivalry goes, but it won't mean any less in the standings. The BC Lions are off this week and will have a 3-5 record entering that game, while another Western foe in the Bombers will take on a ...

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  19. Riders' Green admires Chamblin's work ethicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Regina Leader Post

    Those were the sentiments of the Saskatchewan Roughriders' defensive back after Saturday's 34-31 loss to the visiting Calgary Stampeders. Green is confident that Chamblin is the best head-coaching option to snap the Riders' eight-game losing skid to open the CFL season.

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  20. Argos win, but see smallest attendance since 2003Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Sportsnet.ca

    Toronto Argonauts moved into a tie for first place in the CFL's East Division while upping their record to 6-2 for the first time since 1997. They did it before just 14,748, the team's smallest draw for a Rogers Centre regular-season game since 2003.

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