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  • The CFL Would Be Happy to Take Johnny Manziel, In Case You Were Wondering…

    The CFL Would Be Happy to Take Johnny Manziel, In Case You Were Wondering…

    Assuming he’s able to get his act together and he can throw a football well enough to make a team, Johnny Manziel would be welcomed in the Canadian Football League, according to CFL commissioner Jeffrey Orridge.  Orridge did comment on “the integrity of the league,” but said that barring some huge scandal between now and his hypothetical […]

  • CFL Long Snapper Snaps Can Off Kid’s Head (Video)

    CFL Long Snapper Snaps Can Off Kid’s Head (Video)

    Any NFL team in search of a long snapper for the upcoming season may want to take a look at Edmonton Eskimos long snapper Ryan King. I’m not sure about his blocking skills, but his snapping accuracy is awfully impressive—as is his confidence in that accuracy: Hat Tip – [Fansided]

  • 20 Amazingly Athletic Football Catches

    20 Amazingly Athletic Football Catches

    With last week’s athletic football catches by Brandon Marshall in the Bears-49ers matchup, among others, the sports world is already talking about the “catch of the year.” Is it insanely early to start that discussion? Yes. Are we going to do it anyway? Yes. No. Sort of. Since we’ve got the best grabs on our […]

  • Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson Had an Un-Spectacular Debut in the CFL (Video)

    Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson Had an Un-Spectacular Debut in the CFL (Video)

    Chad Johnson spent yesterday reminding us how difficult it is to come back from giving yourself a goofy name and flaunting a blonde mohawk—very difficult. In his debut with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes, he hauled in just one catch for 13 yards. Here’s a video of the “highlight”: Before reading too much into that stat line, […]

  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Attends Argos Game, Gets Beer Thrown At Him (Video)

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Attends Argos Game, Gets Beer Thrown At Him (Video)

    Toronto mayor Rob Ford has had an awful lot to deal with as of late, like crack-smoking, drunk driving, and prostitution allegations, in addition to his usual duties of having to run North America’s fourth-largest city (according to population).  But not even a full plate of controversies and other obligations could keep the world’s most […]

  • Strong Winds Block Field-Goal During CFL Playoff Game (Video)

    Strong Winds Block Field-Goal During CFL Playoff Game (Video)

    The opening round of the playoffs in the Canadian Football League took place over the weekend, and for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the Montreal Alouettes, that meant braving some treacherous weather at Alumni Stadium in Guelph, Ontario. The Tiger-Cats have been forced to play in Guelph for the 2013 season while they await the opening […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 30th) – Hamilton Tiger-Cats

    This Day In Sports History (November 30th) – Hamilton Tiger-Cats

    It was on this day in 1986 that the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Edmonton Eskimos battled it out for the Grey Cup Championship.  Hamilton cruised to a 39-15 victory in a game played at B.C. Place in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Eskimos entered the game as 12-point favorites, but just 95 seconds into the game they […]