Carleton Ravens receiver Tristan Ready makes name for himself as “Receiver Teacher”

Tristan Ready signed to play football for the Carleton University Ravens in early 2020. The Ravens were getting a hometown, 6-foot-1, 195 pound receiver who has proven himself on the field at all levels including at football north, becoming the 4th ranked receiver in all of Canada and running a 4.50 40 yard dash, showcasingContinue reading “Carleton Ravens receiver Tristan Ready makes name for himself as “Receiver Teacher””

Alabama receiver John Metchie headlines list of Canadians eligible for the 2022 NFL Draft; who else should be talked about?

In the 2021 NFL Draft the record, set in 2014 of four Canadians drafted into the NFL was tied. Jevon Holland, Benjamin St Juste, Chuba Hubbard and Joshua Palmer each got drafted over the weekend of April 29th while four Canadians, Amen Ogbongbemiga, Alaric Jackson, Bruno Labelle and Pier-Olivier Lestage signed undrafted free agent contractsContinue reading “Alabama receiver John Metchie headlines list of Canadians eligible for the 2022 NFL Draft; who else should be talked about?”

Nathan Rourke signs 3 year contract with CFL’s B.C Lions, has potential to be the next big name Canadian quarterback

In the CFL there are 21 Canadians on every team’s game day roster. On each of every 9 team’s roster throughout the CFL season 7 of 24 offensive/defensive starters are Canadian, and the rest are typically American. The majority of Canadian starters and players in the CFL are found at offensive line, full back/tight end,Continue reading “Nathan Rourke signs 3 year contract with CFL’s B.C Lions, has potential to be the next big name Canadian quarterback”

“Its going to be a movie!” Ottawa Quarterback Wesley Tshimanga signs with Los Angeles Valley College Monarchs

Last week Wesley Tshimanga, an Ottawa-raised quarterback announced on his YouTube channel “Weezy Football” that he’ll be attending Los Angeles Valley College. Tshimanga spent the 2020 school year at the University of Ottawa where he originally signed to play however due to the COVID-19 pandemic he was never able to suit up for the GeeContinue reading ““Its going to be a movie!” Ottawa Quarterback Wesley Tshimanga signs with Los Angeles Valley College Monarchs”

The call: Watch Alain Cimankinda receive the call and get drafted by the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the 2021 CFL Draft

On Tuesday night at approximately 10:00 PM EDT Alain Cimankinda, a Congo-born, Ottawa-raised football player got a phone call from the CFL’s Saskatchewan Roughriders that changed his life. From a very young age, Cimankinda has been working hard to become a professional football player and now at 25 years old the established pass rusher hasContinue reading “The call: Watch Alain Cimankinda receive the call and get drafted by the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the 2021 CFL Draft”

“His impact was significant.” newly drafted pass rusher Deshawn Stevens remembers Redblacks teammate Sherrod Baltimore coaching him during his freshman season at Maine

In the 2021 CFL Draft the Ottawa Redblacks front office led by general manager Marcel Desjardins selected with their six draft picks pass rusher Deshawn Stevens, West Virginia defensive back Alonzo Addae, Connor Berglof, an offensive lineman of Saskatchewan who pairs with Matthew Derks on the offensive line from Delaware State and special teamers JakeContinue reading ““His impact was significant.” newly drafted pass rusher Deshawn Stevens remembers Redblacks teammate Sherrod Baltimore coaching him during his freshman season at Maine”

Canadian pass catcher James Tyrrell of Concordia to make The Spring League debut tonight

At 9:30 PM eastern tonight Canadian wide receiver James Tyrrell will be making his TSL debut. He will be suiting up for the Spring League’s Sea Lions alongside 38 teammates. One being Ottawa Redblacks defensive tackle Shaneil Jenkins. Tyrrell is just one of two Canadians in this year’s Spring League season, the only other oneContinue reading “Canadian pass catcher James Tyrrell of Concordia to make The Spring League debut tonight”

It’s CFL Draft day, where will Ottawa’s Alain Cimankinda land?

Tonight at 7:00, the CFL will be having their annual entry draft. There will be 54 athletes entering the CFL today, and like every year there will be a number of athletes of the 54 that will end up having spectacular careers in the CFL. Just from looking at the 2021 CFL Draft class thereContinue reading “It’s CFL Draft day, where will Ottawa’s Alain Cimankinda land?”

2021 NFL Draft now complete, all eyes on Tuesday’s CFL Draft

Every year the NFL Draft represents the beginning of the football season. You have the Super Bowl in early February followed by Free Agency in March which is a part of the off-season, but when the draft is complete that is when you know what the rosters look like and it doesn’t take long beforeContinue reading “2021 NFL Draft now complete, all eyes on Tuesday’s CFL Draft”

Montreal-born tight end Bruno Labelle of the Cincinnati Bearcats signs contract with the Arizona Cardinals after the 2021 NFL Draft

There were four Canadians selected in this weekend’s NFL Draft and Bruno Labelle is the fourth Canadian to sign a contract in the NFL following the 2021 NFL Draft. Labelle actually will be joining Canadian undrafted free agents Pier-Olivier Lestage and Alaric Jackson in the NFL West as Jackson signed a contract with the RamsContinue reading “Montreal-born tight end Bruno Labelle of the Cincinnati Bearcats signs contract with the Arizona Cardinals after the 2021 NFL Draft”