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Calgary Sun
Early season flaws magnified for defending champion EskimosA 2-3 start to the season surely wasn't the way the Edmonton Eskimos envisioned
Early season flaws magnified for defending champion Eskimos
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
A 2-3 start to the season surely wasn't the way the Edmonton Eskimos envisioned kicking off their title defence. Falling 30-27 to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Thursday means back-to-back losses for the first time since the 2014 Labour Day series –... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stampeders and Lions put on classic in West Division battleand Calgary Stampeders provided three-down football fans under the lights Frida
Stampeders and Lions put on classic in West Division battle
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
and Calgary Stampeders provided three-down football fans under the lights Friday night at McMahon Stadium. As the Edmonton Eskimos are struggling to stop anyone on defence, the Lions have quietly emerged as a serious threat though the first five... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stampeders and Lions put on classic in West Division battleand Calgary Stampeders provided three-down football fans under the lights Frida
Stampeders and Lions put on classic in West Division battle
Calgary Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
and Calgary Stampeders provided three-down football fans under the lights Friday night at McMahon Stadium. As the Edmonton Eskimos are struggling to stop anyone on defence, the Lions have quietly emerged as a serious threat though the first five... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stampeders RB Jerome Messam overcame injury, career setbacksaway,” Messam said. With the training camp curfew incident still fresh in his
Stampeders RB Jerome Messam overcame injury, career setbacks
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
away,” Messam said. With the training camp curfew incident still fresh in his mind, Buono shipped Messam to the Edmonton Eskimos in exchange for a fifth-round pick in the 2013 CFL Draft on June 19, 2011. Messam made them regret that almost... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Festival brings in crowdwomen bring a catchy country-rock sound infused with layered harmonies. The ban
Festival brings in crowd
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted yesterday
women bring a catchy country-rock sound infused with layered harmonies. The band sang the national anthem at the Edmonton Eskimos game last weekend. “They’re making an impression,” Sliter said. “I love them, and every time I hear them they get... Read more
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TSN
Nichols, Harris lead Bombers over Eskimosquarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming
Nichols, Harris lead Bombers over Eskimos
TSN / Posted yesterday
quarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming away with a 30-23 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday. Nichols, who got the nod over starter Drew Willy, was effective out of the gate and put together a long... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Matt Nichols leads Bombers to first win at Commonwealth Stadium since 2006quarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming
Matt Nichols leads Bombers to first win at Commonwealth Stadium since 2006
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
quarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming away with a 30-23 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday. Nichols, who got the nod over starter Drew Willy, was effective out of the gate and put together a long... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Matt Nichols leads Bombers to first win at Commonwealth Stadium since 2006quarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming
Matt Nichols leads Bombers to first win at Commonwealth Stadium since 2006
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
quarterback paid off as the Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming away with a 30-23 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday. Nichols, who got the nod over starter Drew Willy, was effective out of the gate and put together a long... Read more
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TSN
Nichols, Harris lead Blue Bombers to win over Eskimospaid off as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming aw
Nichols, Harris lead Blue Bombers to win over Eskimos
TSN / Posted yesterday
paid off as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers snapped a two-game losing skid, coming away with a 30-23 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday. Nichols, who got the nod over starter Drew Willy, was effective out of the gate and put together a long... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Nichols leads Bombers to rare win at Commonwealth Stadiumon the final play of the first half, with a Sean Whyte 47-yard field goal makin
Nichols leads Bombers to rare win at Commonwealth Stadium
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
on the final play of the first half, with a Sean Whyte 47-yard field goal making it 17-3. It was the first points for the Eskimos in 56:22 of playing time, extending back to their loss to Hamilton. After Medlock nailed a 42-yard field goal,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Key Redblacks duo closes in on returnlist before the start of the CFL season, are back practising — likely to return
Key Redblacks duo closes in on return
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
list before the start of the CFL season, are back practising — likely to return to the lineup Aug. 6 when the Edmonton Eskimos come to town. Said Gillanders, who will play an all-around role as a fullback and on special teams: “It was in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stampeders RB Jerome Messam had to overcame injury, career setbacksaway,” Messam said. With the training camp curfew incident still fresh in his
Stampeders RB Jerome Messam had to overcame injury, career setbacks
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
away,” Messam said. With the training camp curfew incident still fresh in his mind, Buono shipped Messam to the Edmonton Eskimos in exchange for a fifth-round pick in the 2013 CFL Draft on June 19, 2011. Messam made them regret that almost... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols led Grey Cup Eskimos for a chunk of the championship seasonMatt Nichols didn’t get a 2015 Grey Cup ring. But if there was one member of l
Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols led Grey Cup Eskimos for a chunk of the championship season
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Matt Nichols didn’t get a 2015 Grey Cup ring. But if there was one member of last year’s Edmonton Eskimos who probably deserves one, it’s the backup quarterback who stepped in to help the team tread water while Mike Reilly was out. With the starter... Read more
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TSN
The Rouge: Breathe easy, Ottawaweek we get a statistical take from SportsCentre anchor and renowned numbers ge
The Rouge: Breathe easy, Ottawa
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
week we get a statistical take from SportsCentre anchor and renowned numbers geek Derek Taylor. Passing yards dropped by Eskimos receivers this season. They have a league-high nine drops so far this season. Passes Drew Willy has thrown at or... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stampeders veteran linebacker Joe Burnett recovering from broken anklewas a big relief,” Burnett said after he scored his first major since his 2012
Stampeders veteran linebacker Joe Burnett recovering from broken ankle
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
was a big relief,” Burnett said after he scored his first major since his 2012 rookie campaign with the Edmonton Eskimos. “It put a huge smile on my face. “It took me back to September when I broke my ankle in that stadium (Investors... Read more
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Philly.com
Domo: New Bird Grymes migrated from Canadasupport. So he agreed to give it a try. "I went in with not the best attitude,
Domo: New Bird Grymes migrated from Canada
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
support. So he agreed to give it a try. "I went in with not the best attitude," said Grymes, who signed with the Edmonton Eskimos. "I went in with (the attitude that) this is not really my dream. My dream is to play in the NFL. "I hadn't even... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Edmonton Eskimos welcome an old friend – even if he’s a foewere 18. That’s a decade now,” said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after pract
Edmonton Eskimos welcome an old friend – even if he’s a foe
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
were 18. That’s a decade now,” said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after practice Wednesday at Commonwealth Stadium as the Eskimos (2-2) prepared to play host to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1-4). “But we’re both professionals. I guarantee you, if... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Veteran quarterback Burris returns under centre for Ottawa Redblacksfor the defending East Division champions but suffered a finger injury in Ottaw
Veteran quarterback Burris returns under centre for Ottawa Redblacks
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
for the defending East Division champions but suffered a finger injury in Ottawa's 45-37 overtime win over the Edmonton Eskimos. Burris, 41, left after having thrown for 251 yards but was overshadowed by backup Trevor Harris, who had 292 yards... Read more
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TSN
CFL Fantasy: Trends starting to surfacein check every game: Redblacks’ Williams, one reception for 14 yards; Lions’ Em
CFL Fantasy: Trends starting to surface
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
in check every game: Redblacks’ Williams, one reception for 14 yards; Lions’ Emmanuel Arceneaux, six catches for 83 yards; Eskimos’ Derel Walker, five grabs for 51 yards, and the only game Walker was held under 100 yards; Argos’ Vidal Hazelton, two... Read more
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TSN
Old Eskimos friends ready for Bombers' Nicholswere 18. That's a decade now," said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after pract
Old Eskimos friends ready for Bombers' Nichols
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
were 18. That's a decade now," said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after practice Wednesday at Commonwealth Stadium as the Eskimos (2-2) prepared to host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1-4). "But we're both professionals. I guarantee you, if he sees... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Old Eskimos friends set to get after Blue Bomber quaterback Matt Nicholswere 18. That's a decade now," said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after pract
Old Eskimos friends set to get after Blue Bomber quaterback Matt Nichols
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
were 18. That's a decade now," said Edmonton linebacker JC Sherritt after practice Wednesday at Commonwealth Stadium as the Eskimos (2-2)prepared to host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1-4). "But we're both professionals. I guarantee you, if he sees me... Read more
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TSN
Masoli leads CFL top performers for Week 5He broke a CFL record for most consecutive completions, stringing together 23 p
Masoli leads CFL top performers for Week 5
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
He broke a CFL record for most consecutive completions, stringing together 23 passes in a row as the Ticats Stunned the Eskimos 37-31 in Edmonton. He completed 31-of-38 passes (81.6 per cent) for 391 yards and tossed three second-half touchdown... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame has local flavortotal defense. Estay, also known as "Crockett," played in the Canadian Football
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame has local flavor
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago
total defense. Estay, also known as "Crockett," played in the Canadian Football League from 1973-82 and helped the Edmonton Eskimos win six Grey Cup championships, including five straight wins from 1978-82. He is also a member of the LSU Hall of... Read more
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CBC.ca
CFL Power Rankings: Redblacks stay atop despite lossthe 70s, you're no where. There are six QBs with major minutes better than 70.
CFL Power Rankings: Redblacks stay atop despite loss
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
the 70s, you're no where. There are six QBs with major minutes better than 70. Good QBs, or lousy secondaries?4. Edmonton Eskimos (Down from 2) There's no way to account for what happened on Saturday night. QB Mike Reilly, with receivers Derel... Read more
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Calgary Sun
CFL Blitz: Quarterback injuries can be traced to offensive line weaknessesmore consistent than what several teams are putting out there to attempt field
CFL Blitz: Quarterback injuries can be traced to offensive line weaknesses
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
more consistent than what several teams are putting out there to attempt field goals these days. TWEETS OF THE WEEK – Eskimos DE Odell Willis (@KuntryKane205) after Mitch Gale outduelled Ottawa's Brock Jensen – Riders LB Otha Foster... Read more
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TSN
Ticats' Masoli leads CFL top performers for Week 5He broke a CFL record for most consecutive completions, stringing together 23 p
Ticats' Masoli leads CFL top performers for Week 5
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
He broke a CFL record for most consecutive completions, stringing together 23 passes in a row as the Ticats Stunned the Eskimos 37-31 in Edmonton. He completed 31-of-38 passes (81.6 per cent) for 391 yards and tossed three second-half touchdown... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Ticats QB Masoli, Esks QB Reilly, Riders WR Roosevelt named CFL top performersHe broke a CFL record for most consecutive completions, stringing together 23 p
Ticats QB Masoli, Esks QB Reilly, Riders WR Roosevelt named CFL top performers
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
He broke a CFL record for most consecutive completions, stringing together 23 passes in a row as the Ticats Stunned the Eskimos 37-31 in Edmonton. He completed 31-of-38 passes (81.6 per cent) for 391 yards and tossed three second-half touchdown... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Week 5 Takeaways: Mitchell, Willy trending in opposite directionsproven that about his career and on Saturday he proved that in his road perform
Week 5 Takeaways: Mitchell, Willy trending in opposite directions
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
proven that about his career and on Saturday he proved that in his road performance against the defending champion Edmonton Eskimos. Down 25 in the third quarter, Masoli was lights out going 14-for-14 in the third to cut the lead just down to 11... Read more
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TSN
CFL Fantasy: Masoli finishes with a flourish– In possibly his last start before Zach Collaros’ return, the sophomore quarte
CFL Fantasy: Masoli finishes with a flourish
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
– In possibly his last start before Zach Collaros’ return, the sophomore quarterback went out with a bang against the Eskimos. He connected on 31 of 38 passes for 391 yards and three touchdowns. He set a new CFL record for consecutive... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
After a huge defeat, the Edmonton Eskimos just want consistencyThe Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied history, h
After a huge defeat, the Edmonton Eskimos just want consistency
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
The Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied history, have a more modest goal this week: Put it behind them and play 60 minutes of consistent football. The Eskimos host the 1-4 Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Thursday, less than a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ottawa set to be announced as 2017 Grey Cup hostoutstanding player award in 2015, damaged the pinky finger on his passing hand
Ottawa set to be announced as 2017 Grey Cup host
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
outstanding player award in 2015, damaged the pinky finger on his passing hand by rapping it off the helmet of an Edmonton Eskimos defender on June 25. Burris has since been on the six-game injured list, which would keep him out of the lineup... Read more
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The News & Observer
A big weather warning about excessive heat – Saunders25, 2016 5:53 PM Ever met anyone who actually could sell ice to Eskimos? Di
A big weather warning about excessive heat – Saunders
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
25, 2016 5:53 PM Ever met anyone who actually could sell ice to Eskimos? Didn’t think so. Ever met someone who couldn’t give away ice water to a thirsty man when it’s 94 degrees... Read more
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TSN
Eskimos look to just put in solid 60 minutesEDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied
Eskimos look to just put in solid 60 minutes
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied history, have a more modest goal this week: put it behind them and play 60 minutes of consistent football. The Eskimos host the 1-4 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Thursday, less... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sports Breaking NewsRedskins have released Kyshoen Jarrett after the safety failed his physical bef
Sports Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Redskins have released Kyshoen Jarrett after the safety failed his physical before training camp. EDMONTON - The Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied history, have a more modest goal this week: put it behind them and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Eskimos, coming off historic collapse, look to just put in solid 60 minutesEDMONTON - The Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied
Eskimos, coming off historic collapse, look to just put in solid 60 minutes
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
EDMONTON - The Edmonton Eskimos, coming off the worst collapse in their storied history, have a more modest goal this week: put it behind them and play 60 minutes of consistent football. The Eskimos host the 1-4 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Thursday, less... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Eskimos squander 25-point lead in loss to TicatsAll signs were pointing to an Edmonton Eskimos blowout. Right up until the Ham
Eskimos squander 25-point lead in loss to Ticats
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
All signs were pointing to an Edmonton Eskimos blowout. Right up until the Hamilton Tiger-Cats hauled those signs out by the posts, tore them up and stuffed the wreckage down their throats, that is. After three close games to open the season, the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Galloway on Film: How Shakespeare Taught Me the Movie Business Is Dyingand flick have dropped out of usage), but you’d think by now Hollywood would ha
Galloway on Film: How Shakespeare Taught Me the Movie Business Is Dying
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
and flick have dropped out of usage), but you’d think by now Hollywood would have come up with as many variants as the Eskimos have for snow. Even television, a medium so closely related to film, has been a steady spigot for words. Think... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Fantuz sparks Ticats' winChatham reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as the Tiger-
Fantuz sparks Ticats' win
Chatham Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Chatham reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as the Tiger-Cats came from behind to defeat the Edmonton Eskimos 37-31 on Saturday. The Eskimos looked to be in full control of the game with a 31-6 lead early in the third, before... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ticats come back from behind to beat Eskimos 37-31Fantuz reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as Hamilton ca
Ticats come back from behind to beat Eskimos 37-31
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Fantuz reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as Hamilton came from behind to defeat the Edmonton Eskimos 37-31 on Saturday. Edmonton looked to be in full control of the game with a 31-6 lead early in the third, before the... Read more
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TSN
Blue Bombers name QB Nichols starterfor the first five games of the season, was named starter at quarterback for th
Blue Bombers name QB Nichols starter
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
for the first five games of the season, was named starter at quarterback for the Bombers' Week 6 game against the Edmonton Eskimos Thursday. TSN's Gary Lawless reported the move was expected earlier Sunday. Nichols is 10-16 for 91 yards and a... Read more
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TSN
Masoli, Ticats come back to stun EskimosFantuz reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as Hamilton ca
Masoli, Ticats come back to stun Eskimos
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
Fantuz reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as Hamilton came from behind to defeat the Edmonton Eskimos 37-31 on Saturday. Edmonton looked to be in full control of the game with a 31-6 lead early in the third, before the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Tiger-Cats stage big comeback over EskimosFantuz reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as Hamilton ca
Tiger-Cats stage big comeback over Eskimos
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
Fantuz reeled in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as Hamilton came from behind to defeat the Edmonton Eskimos 37-31 on Saturday. Edmonton looked to be in full control of the game with a 31-6 lead early in the third, before the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Masoli, Ticats overcome 25-point deficit to beat Eskimoswas completing 23 consecutive passes in the second half to eclipse the CFL reco
Masoli, Ticats overcome 25-point deficit to beat Eskimos
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
was completing 23 consecutive passes in the second half to eclipse the CFL record of 22 straight previously held by current Eskimos head coach Jason Maas. "I don’t think it has really set in. I’m not really focused on records or things like that. I... Read more
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TSN
Masoli, Ticats stun Eskimos with record-breaking comebackin a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats c
Masoli, Ticats stun Eskimos with record-breaking comeback
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
in a pair of touchdown passes from Jeremiah Masoli as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats came from behind to defeat the Edmonton Eskimos 37-31 on Saturday. It was the second win in a row for the Ticats, who improved to 3-2. Edmonton (2-2), which led... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Redblacks' Harris injured in wild loss to RoughridersQB hasn’t thrown a pass in public since whacking the pinky finger on his passin
Redblacks' Harris injured in wild loss to Roughriders
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
QB hasn’t thrown a pass in public since whacking the pinky finger on his passing hand off the helmet of Edmonton Eskimos defensive lineman Cedric McKinley less than four weeks ago. Come to think of it, McKinley was in the Roughriders’... Read more
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TSN
Eskimos place Coehoorn on six-game injured listThe Edmonton Eskimos could be without receiver Nate Coehoorn for a while. The
Eskimos place Coehoorn on six-game injured list
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
The Edmonton Eskimos could be without receiver Nate Coehoorn for a while. The team placed Coehoorn on the six-game injured list after head coach Jason Maas said he suffered a concussion in Thursday's practice. Natey Adjei will take Coehoorn's place... Read more
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TSN
Stampeders capitalize on turnovers in winfor 88 yards, the one TD and no picks. O'Shea wouldn't confirm which pivot wou
Stampeders capitalize on turnovers in win
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
for 88 yards, the one TD and no picks. O'Shea wouldn't confirm which pivot would start next week in Edmonton against the Eskimos, saying he'll talk to the coaches. He explained he put Nichols in after the Burnett TD because Willy tried to force... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Legendary rapper Snoop Dogg takes to social media after tuning in to CFL gameCFL viewer, it certainly doesn’t hurt having his glazed celebrity eyes on the l
Legendary rapper Snoop Dogg takes to social media after tuning in to CFL game
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
CFL viewer, it certainly doesn’t hurt having his glazed celebrity eyes on the league. And so far this season, the Edmonton Eskimos have done as much as any other team to bring an entertainment element to the CFL forefront with close games and an... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Stampeders make Blue Bombers pay for turnovers in 33-18 winfor 88 yards, the one TD and no picks. O’Shea wouldn’t confirm which pivot wou
Stampeders make Blue Bombers pay for turnovers in 33-18 win
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
for 88 yards, the one TD and no picks. O’Shea wouldn’t confirm which pivot would start next week in Edmonton against the Eskimos, saying he’ll talk to the coaches. He explained he put Nichols in after the Burnett TD because Willy tried to force... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Redblacks' Arnaud Gascon-Nadon, Roughriders' Justin Capicciotti experience different fortunestechniques all the time.” As a team, the Redblacks recorded just three sacks i
Redblacks' Arnaud Gascon-Nadon, Roughriders' Justin Capicciotti experience different fortunes
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
techniques all the time.” As a team, the Redblacks recorded just three sacks in season-opening games against the Edmonton Eskimos, Montreal Alouettes and Calgary Stampeders, but they recorded four last time out against the Toronto... Read more
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