“One door closed, but another opportunity opened for me.” Katley Joseph commits to University of Saskatchewan

On Saturday June 25th 2022 Ottawa’s Katley Joseph made a life changing decision. One that will be recognized nationwide. One that sends him across the country, and most importantly, one that will benefit him for years to come. Joseph’s big decision was to commit to the University of Saskatchewan. Now, as a football player thatContinue reading ““One door closed, but another opportunity opened for me.” Katley Joseph commits to University of Saskatchewan”

Gameday in the capital; 3 things to watch in the Redblacks home opener

The CFL opened up their 2022 regular season last week. To begin the 2022 CFL season the Ottawa Redblacks lost an away game to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, however it won’t really go down as a loss to everyone. For many Redblacks fans, losing 19-17 to the defending Grey Cup champions could be considered aContinue reading “Gameday in the capital; 3 things to watch in the Redblacks home opener”

Ottawa Redblacks off to good start of 2022 CFL season despite week one loss

The CFL’s Ottawa Redblacks opened up their 2022 season in Winnipeg on Friday night against the defending grey cup champions, Winnipeg Blue Bombers. After winning just 6 games combined over the past two CFL seasons, Ottawa’s one goal and plan for this season is to flip the script, to get back on the positive side.Continue reading “Ottawa Redblacks off to good start of 2022 CFL season despite week one loss”

Ottawa Redblacks to kickoff 2022 CFL season on Friday, what does the team look like?

This Friday, June 10th, the Ottawa Redblacks will be kicking off their 2022 season in Winnipeg against the Blue Bombers. It will be the first time that the Redblacks play against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers since they played in 2019, but it will also be the first time that the new look Ottawa Redblacks willContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks to kickoff 2022 CFL season on Friday, what does the team look like?”

Redblacks open pre-season with win in Ottawa, what was displayed on Friday night?

After a long off-season, filled with acquisitions and headlines from the front office the Ottawa Redblacks hit the field for the first time on Friday night. It may seem weird to say it, especially after the past two seasons, but they did indeed come away with the victory over the Toronto Argonauts. From the quarterbackContinue reading “Redblacks open pre-season with win in Ottawa, what was displayed on Friday night?”

“It went way better than expected.” first ever Sherrod Baltimore Family and Friends day was a success

On Sunday May 8th, Ottawa REDBLACKS fan favourite defensive back opened up the doors of TD Place to the city of Ottawa for his first ever Sherrod Baltimore Family and Friends Day. It was a free football camp for kids 6 to 18 years old, and it was an all around great day for anybodyContinue reading ““It went way better than expected.” first ever Sherrod Baltimore Family and Friends day was a success”

“I want to show-out for Canada.” Toronto’s Shanya Murape commits to Kansas Wesleyan for Flag Football

There has been a lot of talk as of recently regarding the growth in talent for football in Canada. With multiple Canadians getting drafted into the NFL each and every year it is clear that football has gotten bigger in Canada, and the football has gotten better, but when we talk about football, for theContinue reading ““I want to show-out for Canada.” Toronto’s Shanya Murape commits to Kansas Wesleyan for Flag Football”

“Its time to lock in.” Ottawa football player Justin Rowe lands opportunity at Asheville School in North Carolina

Over the recent years, there has been a clear growth of talent in the city of Ottawa when it comes to the game of football. With Ottawa’s Very Own, Jesse Luketa getting drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the 2022 NFL Draft and Luiji Vilain signing with the Minnesota Vikings, joining Neville Gallimore, and EliContinue reading ““Its time to lock in.” Ottawa football player Justin Rowe lands opportunity at Asheville School in North Carolina”

Newly drafted Edmonton Elks’ running back J.P Cimankinda ready for new opportunity “I’m excited to get to work.”

On Tuesday night, Jean-Paul Cimankinda was drafted into the CFL by the Edmonton Elks, and with that draft pick, in the 7th round, Cimankinda not only joined his brother in the CFL who got drafted by the Saskatchewan Roughriders last year but a number of athletes from Ottawa as well. Jean-Paul grew up playing footballContinue reading “Newly drafted Edmonton Elks’ running back J.P Cimankinda ready for new opportunity “I’m excited to get to work.””

Ottawa is a football city. Four from the capital latch onto NFL opportunities

On Saturday, April 30th, Ottawa’s Very Own: Jesse Luketa became the fourth football player from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada to get drafted by an NFL team. Selected with the 256th pick in the 2022 NFL Draft by the Arizona Cardinals, Luketa was joined by other Ottawa football players who were signed following the draft to NFLContinue reading “Ottawa is a football city. Four from the capital latch onto NFL opportunities”