HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers beat the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 33-25 in overtime on Sunday night to repeat as Canadian Football League’s Grey Cup champions. Zach Collaros threw a 13-yard touchdown pass to Darvin Adams for Winnipeg in overtime. After throwing to Adams to cap the opening possession of the extra session, Collaros, […]
REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Brett Lauther made a 34-yard field goal in the second overtime to give the Saskatchewan Roughriders a 33-30 victory over the Calgary Stampeders on Sunday in the Canadian Football League’s West semifinals. Saskatchewan will play at Winnipeg next Sunday in the West final. After both teams kicked field goals on their […]
HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) — Brandon Banks and Don Jackson scored touchdowns and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats forced Trevor Harris into four turnovers to beat the Montreal Alouettes 23-12 on Sunday in the CFL’s snowy East Division semifinal. Hamilton advanced to face the Toronto Argonauts in the East Division final. The Tiger-Cats had five sacks along with […]
HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) — Angelo Mosca, the five-time Grey Cup champion defensive lineman best remembered for a controversial hit and a subsequent fight with Joe Kapp 40 years later, died Saturday. He was 84. Mosca wife, Helen, announced the death in a Facebook post. “It is with great sadness that the family of Angelo Mosca […]
The Bombers sit atop the league with a 6-1 record including a perfect 4-0 at home, well-positioned for the second half of the season.
Chiu, a Vancouver local, was a 13-year veteran for the Montreal Alouettes from 1997 to 2009. As an athlete of Asian descent, Chiu recalls moments when he played at Pacific University and afterward Washington State University during the ’90s. It wasn’t easy, but he takes pride in being able to show the next generation how to face the challenges head on.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Two more Edmonton Elks players have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total to 14 since the Canadian Football League team returned home after beating the B.C. Lions last week. The Elks announced Thursday that the two positive results came from Wednesday’s PCR tests of all tier-one members of the team. […]
TORONTO (AP) — Nick Volpe, who helped the Toronto Argonauts win two CFL titles in the 1950s, including the “Mud Bowl,” has died. He was 95. The Argonauts confirmed his death in a statement Monday but did not give details. Volpe played for Toronto from 1949 to 1952, with the Argos winning the Grey Cup […]
TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian Football League postponed Edmonton’s game at Toronto scheduled for Thursday night after a number of Elks players tested positive for COVID-19. The CFL said Sunday night the Elks will not practice or travel until league chief medical officers and public health officials believe it is safe. The CFL also said […]
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The Calgary Stampeders of the CFL canceled outdoor practice Monday because of smoke from forest fires. The city’s air quality health index was 8 on a scale of 1 to 10 and deemed high risk for outdoor activities. There were 64 active fires burning in southeast British Columbia as well as […]