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  1. Alouettes, rookie quarterback dominate Stampeders for improbable 29-11 winRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago |

    Montreal Alouettes wide receiver Samuel Giguere celebrates his touchdown against the Calgary Stampeders with teammate Cody Hoffman during first half CFL football action in Montreal, Friday July 3, 2015. This is what makes the Canadian Football League so wacky and unpredictable.


  2. Dream Debut: Cato magic as Als upset StampsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago |

    Rakeem Cato turned in a dream CFL debut against the defending Grey Cup Champions on Friday night, throwing three touchdown passes to lead the Alouettes to a 29-11 upset over the Calgary Stampeders at Montreal's Percival-Molson Stadium. Cato, 23, earned the late nod as the Als' starting quarterback after injuries to Jonathan Crompton and Dan LeFevour.


  3. Cato leads Als over Stamps 29-11 in CFL debutRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago |

    Rookie Rakeem Cato threw three touchdown passes in his CFL debut to lead the Montreal Alouettes to a 29-11 victory over the Calgary Stampeders on Friday night. Cato hit Samuel Giguere, Cody Hoffman and former Stampeder star Nik Lewis with TD strikes while Boris Bede had three field goals for Montreal .


  4. Alouettes rookie Cato throws 3 TD passes to beat StampedersRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | CBC News

    Alouettes quarterback Rakeem Cato runs for a first down against the Stampeders during second-half play in Montreal on Friday night. Cato, filling in for injured starter Jonathan Crompton and backup Dan LeFevour, tossed three touchdown passes in a 29-11 victory.


  5. RedBlacks hope to make history at home opener in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... in their home opener Saturday night against the B.C. Lions. After winning their season opener against the Montreal Alouettes, the RedBlacks (1-0) have an opportunity to win a second successive game - something that eluded them in their inaugural ...


  6. Report: Cato to start at QB for Als; Bridge to playRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Rakeem Cato will be the Montreal Alouettes' starting quarterback on Friday night, according to various reports, while Brandon Bridge will come off the bench as the Als take on the Calgary Stampeders. The team did not announce a starter ahead of Friday's game and while Head Coach Tom Higgins said both would play, in the end the 23-year-old Cato is in the game for his first career CFL start.


  7. Stamps' Fuller to sit Friday's matchup with AlsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    The Calgary Stampeders will be without one of their top offensive weapons on Friday night in Montreal, as the team announced that receiver Jeff Fuller will not dress. Defensive lineman Brandon Boudreaux is also among the team's scratches, as the Stampeders aim for a road win with a visit to face the Alouettes on Friday Night Football: Fuller was named the #2 Shaw Top Performer for his performance in a win over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats last week, reaching personal career-highs in both yards and catches.


  8. Sam won't play against the StampedersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    According to TSN on Thursday, Montreal Alouettes defensive end Michael Sam will be a healthy scratch on Friday when the Alouettes host the Calgary Stampeders at Montreal's Percival Molson Memorial Stadium. Sam made headlines a year ago when he became the first openly gay football player to be drafted in the National Football League.


  9. Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Drew Willy's status unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... iately made his way to the locker room. The Bombers say Willy's status for next Friday's game against the Montreal Alouettes is still unknown. The team will update his condition on Monday.


  10. CFL coach: Sam media attention 'pathetic'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    "There's nothing to tell you," general manager Jim Popp said at the time. "He wanted to go home, and that's what he did.


  11. It is 'unknown' whether Willy will be ready for next week's gameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Winnipeg Blue Bombers say QB Drew Willy is "day-to-day" and his status for next week's game against the Montreal Alouettes is "unknown." The Bombers issued a statement Friday morning that essentially repeated what head coach Mike O'Shea had to say ...


  12. Nye: Popp finds value in bringing veterans to AlsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... via trades or free agency, there is always opportunity to improve your team by bringing in a veteran. The Montreal Alouettes are hoping a few new faces from other places make a mark on the team this season. Stefan Logan, released in B.C., has made ...


  13. Younger Americans taking notice of CFL, new survey suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Ottawa Redblacks' Jeremiah Johnson, left, celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown against the Montreal Alouettes during second half CFL football action in Montreal on June 25, 2015. As the CFL looks to gain a younger audience in Canada, the league is most popular with Americans under 35, a new survey suggests.


  14. Hellacious hit sends Willy to sidelines as Bombers are blown outRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | My

    ... bright side, the Bombers don't play again until next Friday. They also play at home. They also play the Montreal Alouettes, a terrible team with a big quarterback problem. The Bombers were clobbered on Thursday, but there is no need to panic. A ...


  15. Higgins, Als mum on starting quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    It's not that the Montreal Alouettes don't know who's starting at quarterback on Friday night, they just don't want you to know. Head Coach Tom Higgins announced that both Brandon Bridge and Rakeem Cato will play in Friday's matchup with the Calgary Stampeders.


  16. Alouettes to use rookie QBs Bridge, Cato against Grey Cup championsRead the original story

    Thursday | Lethbridge Herald

    It could be that coach Tom Higgins was having some fun with his dire quarterback situation by not announcing which rookie, Brandon Bridge of Rakeem Cato, will be Friday's starter. Higgins would only say that both 23-year-olds will see action when the Alouettes play host to the Grey Cup champion Stampeders at Percival Molson Stadium.


  17. Michael Sam called a American prima donnaa by anonymous CFL personRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    So about that warm welcome Michael Sam apparently had been getting in Canada after joining the CFL's Montreal Alouettes? Kirk Penton of the Edmonton Sun collects anonymous thoughts from league insiders for his CFL Blitz column . Here are some anonymously harsh things they're saying about Sam: Michael Sam hasn't played a down of football north of the border and he has gotten a thousand times more recognition than Randy Chevrier, who won the Tom Pate Award .


  18. Michael Sam gets some tough press in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MSNBC

    Publicly, Michael Sam has been embraced by the Canadian Football League since signing with the Montreal Alouettes. Privately, some CFL insiders seem to resent the attention Sam is getting.


  19. Game Notes: A look at Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    TORONTO After a Week 1 that saw a Canadian quarterback, road teams walking away with wins and last-second field goals, the action continues with the Ticats visiting the Bombers on Thursday night. Calgary, fresh off a win in a Grey Cup rematch, travel to Montreal to take on a suddenly depleted Als in a game that could feature the first career start for Brandon Bridge.


  20. Week 2 CFL picks: RedBlacks' hopes about to collide with Lions' talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Globe and Mail

    Ottawa Redblacks' Henry Burris throws against Montreal Alouettes during the first half of their CFL football game in Montreal, Canada June 25, 2015. Ottawa Redblacks' Henry Burris throws against Montreal Alouettes during the first half of their CFL football game in Montreal, Canada June 25, 2015.