“I’m in a place that I prayed to be at.” Melique Straker’s journey from Brampton to Jonesboro

There are nearly 130 division one, FBS football programs across the United States, each team carrying rosters north of 100 players, making it a total close to 13,000 football players on FBS rosters. In each of those locker rooms across the country, it took every player a different journey to make it to where theyContinue reading ““I’m in a place that I prayed to be at.” Melique Straker’s journey from Brampton to Jonesboro”

“I live football.” Memphis’ Geoffrey Cantin-Arku working hard to make a name for himself from Canada

At the University of Memphis, and across the NCAA there are plenty of football players with plenty of different goals. Many have the goal of getting drafted into the NFL and making a name for themselves as football players, some want to be good in the class room and get their degree, and some evenContinue reading ““I live football.” Memphis’ Geoffrey Cantin-Arku working hard to make a name for himself from Canada”

“I’m enjoying the process.” London, England’s Seydou Traore and his journey to division one football

In 2022 there are several paths you can take to play division one football in the NCAA. Although it isn’t a common path taken for most players, Seydou Traore’s path from London, England to Arkansas State is an interesting one and makes up of a good story. Traore began playing football in England, at aContinue reading ““I’m enjoying the process.” London, England’s Seydou Traore and his journey to division one football”

The Edwin Tara Kolenge Story

In July, JZ Media’s Jordan Zlomislic made a trip down to Boston to visit Montreal’s Edwin Tara Kolenge in Chestnut Hill. Over the time spent on campus at Boston College both Zlomislic and Tara Kolenge were able to work on a couple of small projects. One of the projects worked on was a day inContinue reading “The Edwin Tara Kolenge Story”

“Its been a complete blessing” Ottawa Redblacks running back Devonte Williams looks back on his story

After going 6-26 over the last two seasons, the CFL’s Ottawa Redblacks made several moves during the off-season to improve in every aspect possible. One of the more popular moves of the off-season was the signing of running back William Powell. Powell had played in Ottawa previously, having won the Grey Cup with the RedblacksContinue reading ““Its been a complete blessing” Ottawa Redblacks running back Devonte Williams looks back on his story”

Gameday with RedBlacks’ defensive back Sherrod Baltimore by JZ Media

Featured image taken by Scott Grant On Friday June 17th for the CFL’s Ottawa Redblacks 2022 home opener, JZ Media’s Jordan Zlomislic met up with Redblacks fan favourite defensive back to film a gameday video. Every game, Redblacks fans and football fans around the globe get the opportunity to watch number 27 for the OttawaContinue reading “Gameday with RedBlacks’ defensive back Sherrod Baltimore by JZ Media”

“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”