Edmonton Eskimos Newswire

Edmonton Eskimos Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Edmonton Eskimos.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,150 in Edmonton Eskimos

  1. Austin: Week 7 still up in the air for Ticats' CollarosRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    ... 25 touchdowns against only eight interceptions. Those hopes ended on Sept. 19 in a home loss against the Edmonton Eskimos, when Collaros suffered the season-ending knee injury at Tim Hortons Field. He continues to work his way back and while a ...

    Comment?

  2. Edmonton Eskimos GM Ed Hervey to receive his university degree SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Weyburn This Week

    Edmonton Eskimos general manager and UNLV graduate Ed Hervey poses in this May 6, 2016 handout photo. When Ed Hervey was 12, he promised his mother he'd earn his college degree.

    Comment?

  3. Burris still looking to silence critics one year after winning MOP awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medincine Hat News

    Ottawa Redblacks' quarterback Henry Burris throws the ball during the 103rd Grey Cup against the Edmonton Eskimos in Winnipeg in a Nov. 29, 2015, file photo. Burris will be back in action Sunday after missing the last four weeks due to a hand injury and is anxious to silence the critics who are questioning whether the 41-year-old can be as good as Trevor Harris who led the Redblacks in his absence.

    Comment?

  4. Switching to Nichols the right decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | My Manitoba.com

    If first impressions mean anything, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers decision to bench Drew Willy and start Matt Nichols at quarterback was genius. Thursday night in Edmonton, the former Eskimos backup completed 26-of-33 pass attempts for 304 yards and one touchdown as he led the Bombers to beat the Eskimos 30-23 at The Brick Field At Commonwealth Stadium.

    Comment?

  5. Matt Nichols leads Bombers to first win at Commonwealth Stadium since 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols is sacked by Edmonton Eskimos' Marcus Howard during second half CFL action in Edmonton, Alta., on Thursday July 28, 2016. Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols is sacked by Edmonton Eskimos' Marcus Howard during second half CFL action in Edmonton, Alta., on Thursday July 28, 2016.

    Comment?

  6. Bombers beat Eskimos 30-23 after weather forces game to be delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Jack Haskins delivers a post-game report on the Edmonton Eskimos' 30-23 loss to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Commonwealth Stadium Thursday night. A switch to Matt Nichols as the starting quarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming away with a 30-23 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday.

    Comment?

  7. Nichols Leads Bombers to Big Win in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CFL.ca

    Matt Nichols had Eskimos fans seeing green on Thursday evening, outdueling former teammate Mike Reilly en route to Winnipeg's second victory of the 2016 season. The former Eskimo completed over 78% of his passes for over 300 yards and a score in his first start of the year, leading the Blue Bombers to a 30-23 win.

    Comment?

  8. What's happened in Winnipeg since the Bombers last won in Edmonton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | GlobalNews

    On July 20, 2006 in a road game against the Edmonton Eskimos, Blue Bomber legend Milt Stegall recorded what is arguably the most memorable touchdown catch in team history, scampering 100 yards to the endzone on the last play from scrimmage to give Winnipeg a 25-22 victory. Unfortunately, the blue and gold haven't won at Commonwealth Stadium ever since and will hope to alter that trend this evening as they face the 2-2 Eskimos.

    Comment?

  9. Game Notes: A look at Week 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | CFL.ca

    With a quarter of the season now in the books, all nine teams in the CFL continue to jockey for position in the East and West Divisions as we move into the midsummer months of the season. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are hoping their next portion of the schedule brings about positive change for them, as they turn to Matt Nichols for a spark in a matchup against the defending Grey Cup Champions at Commonwealth Stadium to kick off Week 6 action on Thursday Night Football.

    Comment?

  10. Domo: New Bird Grymes migrated from CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Philly.com

    ... So he agreed to give it a try. "I went in with not the best attitude," said Grymes, who signed with the Edmonton Eskimos. "I went in with (the attitude that) this is not really my dream. My dream is to play in the NFL. "I hadn't even heard of the ...

    Comment?

  11. Edmonton Eskimos welcome an old friend - even if he's a foeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Globe and Mail

    Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols throws against the Calgary Stampeders during the second half of CFL action in Winnipeg on July 21, 2016. Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols throws against the Calgary Stampeders during the second half of CFL action in Winnipeg on July 21, 2016.

    Comment?

  12. Veteran quarterback Burris returns under centre for Ottawa RedblacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The CFL's outstanding player last year opened the season under centre for the defending East Division champions but suffered a finger injury in Ottawa's 45-37 overtime win over the Edmonton Eskimos. Burris, 41, left after having thrown for 251 yards but was overshadowed by backup Trevor Harris, who had 292 yards passing and three TDs.

    Comment?

  13. Old Eskimos friends set to get after Blue Bomber quaterback Matt NicholsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Lethbridge Herald

    And staring across the line of scrimmage at him, hoping to blow it all up, will be one of his good friends. "We've been friends since we were 18. That's a decade now," said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after practice Wednesday at Commonwealth Stadium as the Eskimos prepared to host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers .

    Comment?

  14. White North Wednesday - Naaman Roosevelt on a record pace in SaskatchewanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Bull Run

    ... Bombers are making a change at quarterback. Matt Nichols will start on Thursday against his former team the Edmonton Eskimos. They face the Grey Cup champions in Edmonton. It's an effort to kick start the Bombers offense which has struggled with ...

    Comment?

  15. The Weekly Say: A question for every team in Week 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | CFL.ca

    Injuries have put the quarterback carousel in full force in the CFL, and the questions continue in Week 6. The Bombers are in search of a spark from Matt Nichols; Logan Kilgore will look to follow the path set by those before him; the Alouettes need some answers, and fast; and who will lead the backfield on the west coast? The Stampeders went 29-7 from 2014 through 2015, but the rise of the Edmonton Eskimos made them a slight afterthought in some CFL circles heading into 2016. Teams like Edmonton and Ottawa were the talk of the league, while the loss of some key players on both sides of the ball was compounded by giving up a two-score lead in a season-opening loss to the BC Lions.

    Comment?

  16. Checking Down: A long-awaited debut and some holes to fill in Week 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | CFL.ca

    After a long wait, Logan Kilgore is finally getting his turn. Plus, who will fill major voids left by injury in Winnipeg and B.C.? Nick Moore's season-ending injury means someone else has to step up in B.C. - How does Mike Reilly know his team is in a good spot mentally following a devastating loss? Players didn't want to leave the field after Monday's practice .

    Comment?

  17. Quarterback Index: Record-breaking day moves Masoli upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | CFL.ca

    Five out of the eight teams that took the field in Week 5 put up 30 or more points. And Ottawa managed 29 with its third-string quarterback playing the majority of the game.

    Comment?

  18. Cauz: Masoli's passing record more than just a footnoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | CFL.ca

    ... his first of a record-breaking 23 passes in a row on the road against the defending Grey Cup champion Edmonton Eskimos. Masoli's remarkable run started with an incompletion from Masoli to Andy Fantuz near the end of the half and it ended in the ...

    Comment?

  19. Ticats QB Masoli, Esks QB Reilly, Riders WR Roosevelt named CFL top performersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Lethbridge Herald

    Hamilton quarterback Jeremiah Masoli, Saskatchewan receiver Naaman Roosevelt and Edmonton quarterback Mike Reilly have been named the CFL top performers of the week. Masoli led the Ticats to a dramatic 25-point comeback win against defending Grey Cup champion Edmonton on Thursday.

    Comment?

  20. Roughriders climb up Nissan Titan Power RankingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | CFL.ca

    ... O'Shae announced that Matt Nichols, and not Drew Willy, will start under centre when Winnipeg takes on the Edmonton Eskimos next week. The Alouettes were handed their third loss in a row in Week 5, falling to the Argos 30-17. Fortunately for the ...

    Comment?