Eli Ankou, Neville Gallimore to represent the 613 in NFL Playoffs; is Ottawa becoming a football city?

NFL playoffs are here! On Saturday January 15th the 2022 Super Bowl playoffs will kickoff in Cincinnati with the Las Vegas Raiders taking on the Bengals. The 4:30 eastern game on Saturday will be one of six over the course of the weekend. We will watch the New England Patriots at the Buffalo Bills, PhiladelphiaContinue reading “Eli Ankou, Neville Gallimore to represent the 613 in NFL Playoffs; is Ottawa becoming a football city?”

Ottawa brothers Alex and Luiji Vilain set to play in championship games across the border on Saturday

In today’s day and age, you can turn on the television on Sunday to watch your weekly dose of NFL football and do so seeing Canadian players playing regularly. During the 2021-22 NFL season we have already seen Canadians Chase Claypool, Chuba Hubbard, Jevon Holland, Benjamin St Juste, Christian Covington, Tevaughn Campbell and Joshua PalmerContinue reading “Ottawa brothers Alex and Luiji Vilain set to play in championship games across the border on Saturday”

John Metchie headlines group of Canadians making plays down south with game winning catch in Iron Bowl

Prior to the 2021 NCAA Football season, ESPN’s Mel Kiper named Alabama Crimson Tide receiver John Metchie, who is originally from Brampton, Ontario the 21st best player in the 2022 NFL Draft class and with the regular season officially wrapped up for the NCAA, Metchie was able to live up tp the hype. Over theContinue reading “John Metchie headlines group of Canadians making plays down south with game winning catch in Iron Bowl”

The boys are back in town! Who on the Ottawa Redblacks to keep eyes on heading into the 2021 CFL season

After over year and a half since they were last playing football the Ottawa Redblacks have officially begun the 2021 CFL season. With less than a month away from the very first game of the season in Edmonton against the Elks the Ottawa Redblacks players are in the city of Ottawa, getting ready to kickoffContinue reading “The boys are back in town! Who on the Ottawa Redblacks to keep eyes on heading into the 2021 CFL season”

“I’ve got passion.” Ottawa Redblacks draft pick Dan Basambombo is more than excited to play for his hometown team

This CFL off-season has been overly busy for the Redblacks and after coming off of a 3-15 season a year ago they wanted to improve. Starting with free agency and then moving forward with the draft they were able to get a number of Canadian stars. Among their off-season additions is Ottawa native Dan Basambombo.Continue reading ““I’ve got passion.” Ottawa Redblacks draft pick Dan Basambombo is more than excited to play for his hometown team”

Who remains un-drafted/signed after the NFL draft? Will anyone take the CFL route? If so, who?

This CFL off-season has been very different due to the on-going spread of the coronavirus. The coronavirus (Covid-19) has forced a lot of things to be different this year, such as the draft, training camps, season games, and as we look more into it the Grey Cup will look different as well. Eventhough a lotContinue reading “Who remains un-drafted/signed after the NFL draft? Will anyone take the CFL route? If so, who?”

Didn’t draft offense? Take a look at the Otawa Redblacks’ Canadian skill position players heading into the future

Although there is a lot of uncertainty around the 2020 CFL season and if it happens but when the day comes and the Ottawa Redblacks step on the field, they should be more than ready to get back in the grey cup run. After a Grey Cup loss in 2018, the team took a bigContinue reading “Didn’t draft offense? Take a look at the Otawa Redblacks’ Canadian skill position players heading into the future”

Ottawa Redblacks’ draft pick, Adam Auclair follows big brother’s footsteps to professional football

In last week’s CFL draft the Ottawa Redblacks improved heavily on the defensive side of the ball and one of their biggest pickups came from the first round where they drafted a stud linebacker in Adam Auclair. There is a lot of uncertainty of where Auclair will play on Ottawa’s defense because of just howContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks’ draft pick, Adam Auclair follows big brother’s footsteps to professional football”

Ottawa Redblacks take trio of Laval players in 2020 CFL Draft

As the Ottawa Redblacks and the rest of the world look to flatten the curve and help stop the spread of the coronavirus there has been a lot going on in the CFL. Out of all that’s happened, Thursday night’s CFL Draft is one of the biggest moments of the Redblacks’ off-season. Coming off aContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks take trio of Laval players in 2020 CFL Draft”

Take a look at the Ottawa Redblacks’ 2020 CFL Draft class

After a long 8 rounds, the Ottawa Redblacks have been able to improve on both sides of the ball. Checkout the chart below which shows each of the Ottawa Redblacks draft picks from this year’s CFL Draft. Stay tuned for more at https://lilzbigr.blog/ Round 1, Pick 8 LB/DB Adam Auclair, Laval Round 2, Pick 10Continue reading “Take a look at the Ottawa Redblacks’ 2020 CFL Draft class”