Riders Mini-Slump, Ottawa’s Short-Lived Winning Form – CFL Week 10 Recap

Week 10 in the Canadian Football League had everything from Toronto re-establishing itself atop the East Division and Hamilton dropping down the order to Saskatchewan finding itself in the unaccustomed position of a mini-slump. To start things off, it didn’t take long for the Redblacks (2-6) to slide back into the doldrums from which they… Continue reading Riders Mini-Slump, Ottawa’s Short-Lived Winning Form – CFL Week 10 Recap

CFL Positional Ranking at the Halfway Mark

Bombers soaring, Redblacks (not) scoring, Elk fans are in mourning (of their offence). What a wild, wild CFL season it has been through 10 weeks. I happened to take a quick glance at TSN's top 50 CFL players heading into the 2021 season. Brandon Banks was number one. Bo Levi Mitchell was number two. The… Continue reading CFL Positional Ranking at the Halfway Mark

Will Trevor Harris be the Elks Quarterback in 2022?

With all of the things happening with the Edmonton Elks organization, the play of Trevor Harris has been somewhat swept under the rug and rarely talked about. It's really a well-known fact at this point that Harris is mired with inconsistencies from game to game, but for some reason, those highs haven't been very high… Continue reading Will Trevor Harris be the Elks Quarterback in 2022?

Them Against Themselves for the Edmonton Elks

I've refrained from saying anything that could remotely be construed as negative about the Canadian Football League, its players or teams. It's been a rough year-plus for all of us, for the league, its players, teams and fans. The capacity to find positive in all of this is something we all need. If I'm accused of… Continue reading Them Against Themselves for the Edmonton Elks

CFL Fantasy Football – Week 10 Preview

Well, it's another long week, so to make a single and complete Fantasy preview is hard because we are several days away from depth charts for nearly all games but here's an early look at my thoughts for games starting Wednesday and running through Thanksgiving. Total CFL Pick 'Em  I think we've come to the… Continue reading CFL Fantasy Football – Week 10 Preview

Calgary’s Big Upset, Montreal Stuns Hamilton – Week 9 CFL Recap

Calgary holding off Saskatchewan was probably the biggest upset of Week 9 in the Canadian Football League, but it wasn’t the only highlight. The others being Montreal’s win in OT against Hamilton and Ottawa stopping Edmonton. In what was a heart-stopping finale to the week’s schedule, Calgary (3-5) without a doubt scored the biggest upset… Continue reading Calgary’s Big Upset, Montreal Stuns Hamilton – Week 9 CFL Recap

CFL Power Rankings – Week 9

We are now just beyond the midway point of the CFL season and things are really starting to heat up. Some of the teams towards the bottom of the list look like they may be starting to turn things around and getting back into the playoff hunt. Things keep changing week to week, so you… Continue reading CFL Power Rankings – Week 9

CFL Week 9 Fantasy Preview

The hardest thing about giving a full week of picks is often that we don't have depth chart information for, for example, Friday/Saturday games. But, in order to be sure recommended plays come under the salary caps, I think the best thing to do is make full suggestions and remind everyone to check depth charts… Continue reading CFL Week 9 Fantasy Preview

CFL Power Rankings – Week 8

We are now starting to see the CFL take shape. The best teams keep winning, and the bad teams keep losing. Week eight held some interesting matchups to go hand in hand with some bad scheduling with three teams on a bye week. It was a little bit less CFL action than we are accustomed… Continue reading CFL Power Rankings – Week 8