'A chip on your shoulder': Calgary Stampeders use Grey Cup loss as fuel for upcoming season
He intends to bottle the feeling and use it like “spinach for Popeye” in his quest to lead the Calgary Stampeders to a title. “I just have a burning drive and a passion,” Mitchell says. “I've been working out harder than I ever have and pushing myself ...
Prospect Profile: Robert Woodson following family footsteps
Woodson's father, Tony, played four seasons in the CFL as linebacker including two with the Calgary Stampeders in 1985 to 1986. His older brother, Anthony, was a running back for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats before signing with the Calgary Stampeders as a ...
Tiger-Cats add 6 to defensive line ahead of CFL mini-camp
... signed with the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent on May 6 and attended mini-camp. He was then signed by the Cleveland Browns on August 1 and attended training camp before ultimately joining the Calgary Stampeders' practice roster on Sept.
CFL's Calgary Stampeders comb through local talent in Peters Township open tryout
PETERS TWP. -- Last Sunday, 55 football players gathered together at Peters Township High School for a chance to play professionally in Canada. Thank you for reading the Beaver County Times. This story is more than 24 hours old. If you're already a ...
Winnipeg Blue Bomber hopefuls looking to become household names during mini-camp
WINNIPEG — As relative unknowns, Winnipeg Blue Bombers prospects are hoping to make a name for themselves during this week's mini-camp. Of the 37 players participating in the five practices, 25 have never dressed a down in the CFL. The majority of the ...
Stafford reborn as a Blue Bomber
Winnipeg Free Press
When Kenny Stafford signed a two-year deal with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in January, he described the contract as a "long-term commitment" and, in more direct terms, as a second chance at life. For Stafford, who turned 27 on April 20, the Bombers will ...
Look who's helping Bombers find talent?
III school in the Philadelphia area. Kelly posted a photo of himself with Bomber assistant GM's Danny McManus and Ted Goveia, via Twitter, on the weekend. “It's the second year they've been here,” Kelly told the Sun, via e-mail. “Over the past three ...
Bombers QB Nichols ready to hit ground running
It's a kind of passion that has Nichols feeling like a kid a Christmas just because he's about to get on the field and start chucking footballs, even if it's just for a Winnipeg Blue Bombers spring mini-camp at a chilly Investors Group Field. “For me ...