CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 6

Phew! That was close. The three-game set for week five saw our Odds & Ends picks facing their possible first losing week. Fortunately, the Saturday Game pulled us through on the over with an avalanche of points. We are sitting at 13-6 on the season with the Pick of the Week at 5-0. You can't lose dough when… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 6

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Edmonton Elks Vs Montreal Alouettes

On November 10th, 2019, the Montreal Alouettes were gearing up for a playoff game for the first time since 2014. Their opponents are a familiar postseason foe for Montreal going back as far as the 1950s; the Edmonton Eskimos (now known and will be referred to as the Edmonton Elks). Despite being in different divisions… Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – Edmonton Elks Vs Montreal Alouettes

CFL Power Rankings – Week 5

Week five of the Canadian Football League season was a bit of an odd one. A third of the league was on a bye, with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Toronto Argonauts, and Montreal Alouettes all sitting at home watching the games. What it did mean was the West Division's thrashing of the East wouldn't be as… Continue reading CFL Power Rankings – Week 5

5 Options for the Redblacks to Replace Jeremiah Masoli

Thanks to a dirty, gutless, despicable, (and whatever other adjective you want to throw in there) hit by Garrett Marino on a vulnerable Jeremiah Masoli, the Ottawa Redblacks appear to be without their starting quarterback for the foreseeable future. Regardless of who you cheer for, or even who you play/work for, the hit was brutal.… Continue reading 5 Options for the Redblacks to Replace Jeremiah Masoli

CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 5

It looked for a while like we were going to have our first perfect week, but we were foiled by a late scoring drive by the Toronto Argonauts in their game against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, as they covered the 4.5-point opening line. Still, sitting at 11-5 after four weeks, and 4-0 on the Play of… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 5

3 Surprises in the CFL Going Into Week 5

The start of the 2022 Canadian Football League season has been a wild ride, filled with a good quantity of games decided by a single score or less. We have seen a pair of games decided by a last-second shank by kickers, we have seen games come right down to the final play, and we… Continue reading 3 Surprises in the CFL Going Into Week 5

CFL Power Rankings – Week 4 2022

The 2022 season in the Canadian Football League has spoiled us through the first four weeks of the campaign. Games have been close, and despite the West Division running roughshod over the East this season, it hasn't come via blowouts, rather it has been games that come right down to the final seconds in many… Continue reading CFL Power Rankings – Week 4 2022

CFL Betting Odds ‘N Ends: Week 4

Based on the Monday night lines from DraftKings sportsbook, I have my work cut out for me to keep a pretty nice early record intact for Odds 'N Ends week four. Lions @ Redblacks BC is giving Ottawa 4.5. The over/under is 47. All -110. The money line has the favourite -190 and the underdog +160. In… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds ‘N Ends: Week 4

Opinion: Could the Elks Swing a Trade for Vernon Adams Jr.?

There are already a handful of interesting storylines bubbling up around the Canadian Football League, with perhaps none of them being more interesting than what is going on with the Montreal Alouettes' quarterback room. Vernon Adams Jr. started in both week one and two for the Alouettes, but was replaced by Trevor Harris in the… Continue reading Opinion: Could the Elks Swing a Trade for Vernon Adams Jr.?

Adding Expansion Teams to the CFL, CPL and CEBL 

Whilst Canadians love to see their teams shine against American opposition in leagues like the NHL, MLB, and MLS, we also have beloved domestic leagues that give fans all across Canada to see their cities face off for the chance to be domestic champions. Football, soccer, and basketball are all popular sports in Canada, and… Continue reading Adding Expansion Teams to the CFL, CPL and CEBL