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    I know it was only an exhibition game and I don't...

    I know it was only an exhibition game and I don't know how many of their American recruits showed up for camp, but I'm prepared to predict that SMU wins the AUS strictly based on the Huskies having...
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    Look for one of the Carabins top 2019 MIA...

    Look for one of the Carabins top 2019 MIA recruits to end up wearing rouge, or et noir. But the OUA version of those colours.
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    Sticky: I'm IN the wager pool. 1 Fri, Aug 23 7:00 PM...

    I'm IN the wager pool.

    1 Fri, Aug 23 7:00 PM Montreal at Concordia RSEQ
    1 Sat, Aug 24 2:00 PM ADT Mount Allison at StFX AUS
    1 Sat, Aug 24 3:00 PM ADT Bishop's at Acadia AUS
    1 Sun, Aug 25 1:00...
  4. IF this CW exhibition game and the two AUS games...

    IF this CW exhibition game and the two AUS games are all that are scheduled, then there are no interlocking pre-season games in U Sports for the first time in more than a decade. The total interlock...
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    Huskie Athletics announce chief athletics officer

    https://huskies.usask.ca/news/2019/8/7/general-huskie-athletics-announce-chief-athletics-officer.aspx
  6. The Circelli File: A first look at the 2019 season

    https://golancers.ca/news/2019/8/6/the-circelli-file-a-first-look-at-the-2019-lancer-football-season.aspx

    A couple hilites ... "This is going to be O-Line U," & Circelli even channels his...
  7. Nothing is permanent in football. Richard...

    Nothing is permanent in football.

    Richard gets another opportunity, a few weeks to impress the coaches. If he doesn't make a sufficient enough impression he'll be back on special teams and at...
  8. Nothing yet. Unfortunately, the number of...

    Nothing yet.

    Unfortunately, the number of games will be dramatically reduced since the OUA has shrunk their training camps from 17 days to 10 days.
  9. If this is the end of the line for Bridge, I'm...

    If this is the end of the line for Bridge, I'm wondering if the CFL-discriminates-against-Cdn-QB critics can tell us whether or not he has been given a fair shot.
  10. And now it's official ... ...

    And now it's official ...

    https://www.tigernet.com/update/recruiting/Receiver-commits-after-All-In-Cookout-stop-33315
  11. Receiver prospect could become first Cdn to play at Clemson

    I've followed Clemson football since 1978. I don't recall a single Canadian ever playing there or being recruited by the Tigers. That could change very soon.
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    SMU signs American QB w big arm

    St Mary's has landed a talented quarterback from Georgia. Joshua Shim is 3 years out of high school, where he was a 3-year starter for a 7-A program. He played against some very tough opponents. He...
  13. Outside of the OUA, I'm more interesting in...

    Outside of the OUA, I'm more interesting in seeing what impact Greg Knox has in CanWest as UofA's DC than any particular player's performance.
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    Sticky: A new attempt to get people talking about OUA...

    A new attempt to get people talking about OUA football on Twitter - https://twitter.com/OUAFootballTalk
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    Did Ottawa ever announce their response to the...

    Did Ottawa ever announce their response to the offer of a place in the RSEQ for GeeGees football?
  16. Were either Karikari or Kania recruited by or...

    Were either Karikari or Kania recruited by or coached by Dennis McPhee at StFX? That might explain the sudden rise of X-men talent in Guelph.
  17. La Tuque, Karikari wasn't the only StFX addition...

    La Tuque, Karikari wasn't the only StFX addition to the Gryphon staff. The new S&C coach is Adam Kania.
  18. 1. UW QB Tre Ford - can he improve as much in his...

    1. UW QB Tre Ford - can he improve as much in his third year as he did from Yr 1 to Yr 2? If so, we might be talking about him as a possible CFL prospect

    2. GUE RB J-P Cimankinda - if he plays in...
  19. Western announced their full staff last month -...

    Western announced their full staff last month - https://lfpress.com/sports/local-sports/mustangs-hope-energy-of-new-coaches-makes-up-for-loss-in-continuity

    Guelph replaces coach lost to Western...
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    I hoped a young, new coach [J-P Circelli] with...

    I hoped a young, new coach [J-P Circelli] with something to prove would help reverse Ontario's fortunes, but no such luck.
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    Bureaucracy wins!

    Bureaucracy wins!
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    Well said Golden Guy.

    You nailed it. U Sports and its school have had opportunities to move things ahead but they've bungled almost everything when it comes to media and marketing.
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    I understand that this makes sense with TSN...

    I understand that this makes sense with TSN broadcasting as many NCAA games as they do. But I still find it sad.

    The Gord Grace/Leo MacPherson decision for the CIS to sign their "last" broadcast...
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    Start times are often dictated by busing. If one...

    Start times are often dictated by busing. If one school starts at 8 and another at 9, the school board can use the sames buses to service both schools.

    The bigger issue is the lack of...
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    Dbl post

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    Congratulations Jim! Make Football in Canada...

    Congratulations Jim!

    Make Football in Canada Great Again!
  27. Bridge has been signed by the Alouettes. Argos...

    Bridge has been signed by the Alouettes.

    Argos play their first game today and O'Connor is on the 1-game injured list.
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    Laurier has to be one of them based on what has...

    Laurier has to be one of them based on what has happened in just the past 2-3 years.
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    I'm quite aware that many campus activists,...

    I'm quite aware that many campus activists, whether staff or students, don't like to be narrowly labelled that is why I offered four options - i) political correctness, ii) post-modernist, iii)...
  30. Bridge was cut but he'll likely get picked up by...

    Bridge was cut but he'll likely get picked up by another team once the inevitable QB injuries start.

    O'Connor survived cut-down day to make the Argos active roster, but it is a little fishy that...
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    Seriously, male students in elementary and...

    Seriously, male students in elementary and secondary school have been falling farther and farther beyond their female counterparts in academic achievement for decades. Fewer males are achieving the...
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    It's not just about domestic students, immigrants...

    It's not just about domestic students, immigrants and internationals. The shifting male/female enrollment numbers could play a huge role in the future of universities and the sports they consider...
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    LBF, I think I side with GoldenGuy on this just...

    LBF, I think I side with GoldenGuy on this just because the Dave Smart standard at CU is so much higher with all the Nat'l Championships won, than the high level of achievement that Rana brought to...
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    That's the problem with an 8-team playoff. It...

    That's the problem with an 8-team playoff. It will make too many other games insignificant, including all the conference championship games.
  36. The whole campus has become crowded. There is no...

    The whole campus has become crowded. There is no where to build it on campus. Ron Joyce Stadium was built on top of a parking garage.
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    From the report on the football strategy session...

    From the report on the football strategy session ...



    Sounds like there is agreement to deal with some overdue "housekeeping" issues, primarily compliance, but nothing at this time on more...
  38. Mac goes to CanWest to find their new AD

    https://marauders.ca/news/2019/5/30/shawn-burt-named-mcmaster-director-of-athletics-and-recreation.aspx
  39. Argos release Noah Picton, one of their three...

    Argos release Noah Picton, one of their three Canadian QBs, today.
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    No news came out of the first meeting on April...

    No news came out of the first meeting on April 10, but the various parties are at it again ...

    https://twitter.com/RichardMacLean/status/1134793236499877889
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    Drake vs DSquared

    Lots of people talking about Drake and his association with the Raptors these days.

    What no one is mentioning is that he is often sporting a DSquared sweatshirt.
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  42. The same old gang? Really? There are many...

    The same old gang? Really?

    There are many more Canadian coaches and GMs now than there were in the 1970 & 1980s.

    The first CFL season that I fully remember was 1972. On a trip that year from...
  43. Glad to see the Alouettes added QB Chris Merchant...

    Glad to see the Alouettes added QB Chris Merchant to their training camp roster this morning.

    https://en.montrealalouettes.com/2019/05/19/may-19-transactions/
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    Interesting to see the hometowns/provinces of the...

    Interesting to see the hometowns/provinces of the ten participants.

    - 3 QBs from the City of Calgary,
    - 4 from Quebec,
    - 2 from Saskatchewan,
    - 1 from Ontario
  45. I think the first ratio [44] remains the same -...

    I think the first ratio [44] remains the same - i.e. 21 Cdns, 20 Americans, 3 QBs - but the addition of an International brings it to 45.

    If a Cdn QB starts the game, then he counts as one of 7...
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    Interesting question because other years I've...

    Interesting question because other years I've seen that info without having to look to hard. This year I've seen nothing.
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    Nobody will be watching if this continues to be...

    Nobody will be watching if this continues to be all they can see.

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    I'm assuming U Sports want people to watch this...

    I'm assuming U Sports want people to watch this game, so why not make the experience better by providing the jersey numbers of the players. If you can't even identify your favourite players or the...
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    Yes, a football-specific rule. I still think...

    Yes, a football-specific rule.

    I still think the appropriate answer would have been to restrict football teams to 1 out-of-country trip every 3 or 4 years, like NCAA basketball teams.
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    Article mentions CFL 2.0. This game does tie-in...

    Article mentions CFL 2.0. This game does tie-in nicely with Randy Ambrosie's international initiative.
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