Tag Archives: Montreal Alouettes

  • 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, […]

  • 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 29th) – Montreal Alouettes

    This Day In Sports History (November 29th) – Montreal Alouettes

    It was on this day in 2009 that the Montreal Alouettes and Saskatchewan Roughriders played in the 97th annual Grey Cup.  The game took place at McMahon Stadium in Calgary, Alberta, and the Alouettes came out on top by a score of 28-27. Montreal entered the game as heavy favorites, as they went 15-3 in […]

  • CFL Player Delivers The Block Of The Year (Video)

    CFL Player Delivers The Block Of The Year (Video)

    The CFL may not be quite as popular as the NFL or college football (understatement of the year?), but it’s still a lot better than the other goofy football leagues in North America, like the Arena Football League or the United Football League—if you can even call that four-team association a “league.” After all, there’s […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 24th) – Montreal Alouettes

    This Day In Sports History (November 24th) – Montreal Alouettes

    It was on this day in 2002 that the Montreal Alouettes and Edmonton Eskimos played in the 90th annual Grey Cup.  The Alouettes defeated the Eskimos 25-16 to capture the franchise’s sixth Grey Cup title. The Alouettes and Eskimos were the two best teams in the regular season, as they both won their respective divisions […]

  • S.J. Green Makes CFL Play Of The Year In Game One Of Season

    S.J. Green Makes CFL Play Of The Year In Game One Of Season

    It was only the first game of the season, but what a game it was.  A shootout between the defending CFL champion Montreal Alouettes and the runner-up Saskatchewan Roughriders (105 total points) needed overtime to decide a winner, and just when it seemed as though a too-many-men penalty at the end of the game would […]

  • Put Your Grey Cup In My Regina! Alouettes Win

    Put Your Grey Cup In My Regina! Alouettes Win

    Last night in Calgary, the Canadian Football League season, which has been filled with numerous big hits, great plays, and even some crazy celebrations, was capped off with one of the most entertaining Grey Cup matches in recent memory. The Montreal Alouettes and the Saskatchewan Roughriders were the two best teams throughout the year, leading […]

  • B.C. Lions’ Emmanuel Arceneaux On Receiving End Of Huge Hit

    B.C. Lions’ Emmanuel Arceneaux On Receiving End Of Huge Hit

    A chance to play for the Grey Cup should be enough to make any Canadian Football League player lay their body on the line in order to produce a big play. That was certainly the case Sunday afternoon when B.C. Lions receiver Emmanuel Arceneaux went head over heals to make a catch with his team […]