31
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: BC, Calgary, Canada, Canadian Football League, CFL, Edmonton, Football, Hamilton, Montreal, Sports, Toronto, XFL

CFL, XFL face plenty of hurdles if they want to join forces and form a partnership

The CFL and XFL are continuing their talks on a potential partnership and ways to grow the game. However, Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson, a co-owner of the American-based XFL, gave the impression the two sides are much further along with a recent tweet. “We’ll figure out a smart season…
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Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Canadian Football League, CFL, CFL Football, CFLPA, Coronavirus impact on CFL, COVID-19 impact on CFL, Football, Possible partnership between CFL and XFL, Sports, UFPA, United Football Players Association

CFL dismisses social media report that 2021 and 2022 seasons might be cancelled

The CFL has denied a claim from the United Football Players Association suggesting the league will likely cancel its 2021 and ’22 seasons. The UFPA made the claim Tuesday in an update posted on Twitter regarding the CFL-XFL partnership. Last week, the two leagues announced jointly they were entering…
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Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Canadian Football League, CFL, Dwayne Johnson, Football, Randy Ambrosie, Sports, The Rock, Vince McMahon, Wade Miller, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Winnipeg Sports, WWE, XFL

Winnipeg Blue Bombers boss says CFL, XFL talks could be good news for league – Winnipeg

Discussions between the CFL and XFL about a potential partnership are underway, and the president of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers says it could be very good news overall for the Canadian league. The two sides say they are looking to identify opportunities for the leagues to collaborate, innovate and…
10
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: American Football, Canada, CFL, CFL XFL collaboration, CFL XFL partnership, Dwayne Johnson, Randy Ambrosie, Sports, XFL

CFL, XFL in talks over potential partnership – National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 10, 2021 12:14 pm     Updated March 10, 2021 12:20 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Commissioner Randy Ambrosie…
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Jan
2021
Posted by: In: Ch Cafeteria, Diego Viamontes, Edmonton Chocolate, Edmonton Eskimos, Edmonton food, Edmonton football team, EE Football, Features, mexican chocolate edmonton

Edmonton CFL player originally from Mexico City sets up roots with new chocolate shop – Edmonton

A player who was drafted to the Edmonton Football Team in 2019 has set up roots in the city and opened up a specialty chocolate and coffee shop. Diego Viamontes moved up north from Mexico City in November 2019 to join the EE Football team as a wide receiver,…
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Dec
2018
Posted by: In: Atlantic Schooners, Canadian Football League, CFL, Football, Halifax, Sports

Atlantic Schooners say business details, stadium drawings coming soon

Proponents for Halifax’s proposed CFL team say they have now sold more than 6,000 season-ticket applications – and will present more business details to city hall as early as today. Halifax Schooners founding partner Anthony LeBlanc says that level of ticket sales is in line with what the organization expected.…