Ottawa Redblacks lose 2021 home opener to B.C Lions 24-12, now 1-2 heading into first eastern opponent

After winning their first game of the season in Edmonton 16-12 over the Elks, the Ottawa Redblacks have lost two straight. Week one’s battle was also the last time that the Redblacks defence had a takeaway. They have stayed consistent, holding offences to just 59 points in 3 games and only giving up three touchdowns,Continue reading “Ottawa Redblacks lose 2021 home opener to B.C Lions 24-12, now 1-2 heading into first eastern opponent”

Ottawa Redblacks return home after 1-1 start in the west; what has worked early on and what needs work

featured image: KAYLE NEIS/THE CANADIAN PRESS After Saturday night’s game in Saskatchewan the Ottawa Redblacks fell to 1-1. They come out of their west coast trip with a 16-12 victory over the Edmonton Elks and a 23-10 loss to the Roughriders, and despite only scoring 26 points over the two matchups and struggling to moveContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks return home after 1-1 start in the west; what has worked early on and what needs work”

Ottawa Redblacks fall to Saskatchewan Roughriders in week 3 matchup; all eyes on home opener against B.C Lions

In the second game of the season the Ottawa Redblacks kicked off against the Saskatchewan Roughriders. They began the game 1-0, and the Roughriders did so 2-0. Saskatchewan was coming off of a big win a week ago against the Hamilton Tiger Cats and it was going to be a big test for the OttawaContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks fall to Saskatchewan Roughriders in week 3 matchup; all eyes on home opener against B.C Lions”

Antler down. Ottawa Redblacks’ defence led by Abdul Kanneh comes up big in week one victory

After a long off-season which began in November of 2019 the Ottawa Redblacks hit the field once again and did so successfully. Coming out of Edmonton’s Commonwealth stadium with a 16-12 victory it is clear that the Ottawa Redblacks’ defence and special teams unit are the franchise’s biggest assets moving forward this season. Matt NicholsContinue reading “Antler down. Ottawa Redblacks’ defence led by Abdul Kanneh comes up big in week one victory”

The buzz is back at TD Place! Ottawa Redblacks players show out big for fans in practice to kickoff 2021 CFL season

On Saturday the Ottawa Redblacks opened up TD Place to a few hundred fans. The last time fans were at TD Place was for the team’s 2019 CFL season finale when Ottawa hosted the Alouettes in November of 2019, making the inner-squad game even more exciting for not only the fans but the players asContinue reading “The buzz is back at TD Place! Ottawa Redblacks players show out big for fans in practice to kickoff 2021 CFL season”

Arndt comes off first start, Redblacks have eyes glued on future following 28-21 loss to Argonauts

Last week, the Redblacks took on the Toronto Argonauts at BMO field in Toronto, unlike the rest of Ottawa’s games the quarterback under center had been William Arndt. Arndt started the season as the 3rd string quarterback of the team, but as the season developed and our playoff chances getting slimmer he started to getContinue reading “Arndt comes off first start, Redblacks have eyes glued on future following 28-21 loss to Argonauts”

Lions take their third win home in a 40-7 Redblacks loss

Last night at TD Place in Ottawa, the Redblacks and Lions faced off for a 7:00 Saturday Night Football matchup, and the Lions got the best of it. With the Lions going 2-0 against Ottawa, they now share a 3-10 record with the Redblacks. On Ottawa’s side of things, Mossis Madu came up on topContinue reading “Lions take their third win home in a 40-7 Redblacks loss”

George Uko puts impact on game early, Redblacks offense deflates as they hand Argos’ their 2nd win of the season

The Ottawa Redblacks faced off against the Toronto Argonauts this afternoon at TD Place. The Redblacks’ family day game only got 22,489 fans, and the non-sellout may be a reason for the flat offensive performance. With Jennings making his first start since the birth of his first child, the Redblacks were the favorites to winContinue reading “George Uko puts impact on game early, Redblacks offense deflates as they hand Argos’ their 2nd win of the season”

Redblacks drop like flies as William Powell and Roughriders take 40-18 win over Redblacks

The Ottawa Redblacks went to Regina, Saskatchewan to visit the Roughriders on Saturday, and their visit wasn’t too long. After the first quarter, starting running back John Crockett was out due to a shoulder injury while Jonathon Jennings was taking over for Dominique Davis who’d thrown for 3 interceptions in the quarter. Nearing the endContinue reading “Redblacks drop like flies as William Powell and Roughriders take 40-18 win over Redblacks”

Standing ovation “something special” for Lewis Ward in tough 21-7 loss to Hamilton

On Saturday at 4:00, the Ottawa Redblacks faced off head to head with divisional rival, Hamilton Tiger Cats. The Ti-cats ended up beating the Redblacks 21-7, leading Ottawa to 3-6 and Hamilton to 7-2. Pointing out the bright spots Of course, the Redblacks are 3-6 and have had multiple struggles not only in Today’s game,Continue reading “Standing ovation “something special” for Lewis Ward in tough 21-7 loss to Hamilton”