CFL Power Rankings – Week 12

Week 12 of the CFL season was interesting, to say the least. A big trade that saw Trevor Harris going to Montreal, the Blue Bombers clinching the West Division title, and the Redblacks moving on from Marcel Desjardins. It was a crazy week, and the power rankings continue to change. Here’s how we have themContinue reading “CFL Power Rankings – Week 12”

Montreal Makes Move, Can BC Make It? – CFL Week 12 Recap

Does Montreal have what it takes to get to the Grey Cup championship game? And is B.C. destined to miss the postseason? These are two questions to pop up after Week 12 in the Canadian Football League. The Montreal Alouettes (6-4) moved into first place in the East Division on points differential with a comprehensiveContinue reading “Montreal Makes Move, Can BC Make It? – CFL Week 12 Recap”

CFL Fantasy Football Preview – Week 12

Generally, this week the ‘momentum picks” (based on active winning/losing streaks) are the same as the home picks, with one exception being the Double Blue, holders of a 3-game win streak, visiting Montreal. CFL Total Pick ‘Em I’m riding with the home teams in every game except the aforementioned game. Toronto isn’t quite perfectly healthyContinue reading “CFL Fantasy Football Preview – Week 12”

Regular-Season Success Doesn’t Always Mean a Championship, Blue Bombers Have Work to Do

The Blue Bombers are 9-1. Undefeated at home, plus/minus over 100. Their opponents have 67 points in the six games, they have 179. That is absolutely absurd. It’s not really a matter of if they make it to the Grey Cup, but how much they will win by. That made me think. The clear-cut bestContinue reading “Regular-Season Success Doesn’t Always Mean a Championship, Blue Bombers Have Work to Do”

Bombers Clinch, Alouettes Contend – CFL Week 11 Recap

More exciting action in Week 11 of the Canadian Football League saw the Blue Bombers punch their ticket to the playoffs, the Alouettes play themselves into contention, and the Redblacks and Elks all but capitulate. It wasn’t their prettiest game by any stretch, but Winnipeg (9-1) did enough in their match against Edmonton (2-7) toContinue reading “Bombers Clinch, Alouettes Contend – CFL Week 11 Recap”

CFL Power Rankings – Week 11

Week 11 of the CFL season didn’t create any new or drastic changes in our rankings, but there are still some teams trending in the right direction while some others fall back down to earth at terminal velocity. The playoff scenarios are getting interesting, and those are going to be fun to follow this season.Continue reading “CFL Power Rankings – Week 11”

CFL Week 11 Fantasy Preview

With a much more compact schedule this week we are in a far better position for Fantasy players.  So, here are suggested plays this weekend. CFL Fantasy  It gets harder as the year goes on to find value plays while salaries are adjusted, still, our plays the last several weeks have been putting up decent point totals. Continue reading “CFL Week 11 Fantasy Preview”

The CFL Still Has Mojo – Responding to Ken Coates

This article is in response to an opinion piece written by Ken Coates in the Regina Leader-Post that can be found here. I don’t know Ken Coates of the Regina Leader-Post, I don’t have a vote in Canadian elections and I have never even been an official resident, let alone a citizen, of Canada. IContinue reading “The CFL Still Has Mojo – Responding to Ken Coates”

CFL Week 11 Preview

Thanksgiving has come and gone here in Canada and we can all be thankful for the great round of fixtures last week to set up what will surely be a close-run race to the playoffs. Week 11 throws us up three games this week and here’s a preview of what’s coming up starting up atContinue reading “CFL Week 11 Preview”

Evaluating CFL Kickers in Week 10

Were we ever treated right this week! We got game-winners, Winnipeg’s kicking woes, and even a game loser. First, let’s talk about Rene Paredes. He had an absolute night! He made five of his six field-goal attempts and was good on his single convert attempt. It was a back and forth battle against the second-bestContinue reading “Evaluating CFL Kickers in Week 10”