“I hope to impress all 32 teams” FCFL’s T.J Edwards to perform at Team Up Sports Consulting Pro Day on Sunday

Over the last two NFL off-seasons nothing has been normal. The entire world, including the sports world has been forced to adapt to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic which has impacted a lot of football player’s careers. At the beginning of the pandemic, all University Pro Days were cancelled, cancelling opportunities for non combine invitees toContinue reading ““I hope to impress all 32 teams” FCFL’s T.J Edwards to perform at Team Up Sports Consulting Pro Day on Sunday”

“I needed this opportunity” FCFL receiver Andrew Jamiel looks back at his breakout season and goal to play in the NFL/CFL in 2021

In the game of football, unlike hockey, baseball, soccer or basketball there is just one superior league, the NFL. The NFL is by far the biggest football league and always will be. In front of international leagues over seas as well as small startup leagues, the NFL has the most money, the most talent andContinue reading ““I needed this opportunity” FCFL receiver Andrew Jamiel looks back at his breakout season and goal to play in the NFL/CFL in 2021”

Retired CFL Quarterback Danny O’Brien “Paying it forward” with new coaching opportunity at Penn State University

When the CFL returned to the city of Ottawa in 2014 lives were changed. A number of athletes got their first professional opportunities, coaches got their foot in the door for the first time and numerous individuals fell in love with the football culture in Ottawa, Danny O’Brien was among those people. O’Brien, a productContinue reading “Retired CFL Quarterback Danny O’Brien “Paying it forward” with new coaching opportunity at Penn State University”

Skyline Sports Global, Vado Visuals and JZ Media to release “The Alain B. Cimankinda Story”

The city of Ottawa has always been a hotspot for talent. We’ve always seen people come out of Ottawa and be successful in a number of different fields, though it is only recently that we’ve seen success happen through the game of football. Sports has been a big thing for not only the city ofContinue reading “Skyline Sports Global, Vado Visuals and JZ Media to release “The Alain B. Cimankinda Story””

“I’ve done so much to get to this point, I can’t stop now.” more than five Canadians projected to be drafted in the 2021 NFL Draft

This year, north of the USA-Canada border history will be made. For the first time in the history of the NFL more than 4 Canadians will be drafted into the NFL, 6 are expected to be drafted from Thursday April 29th through Saturday May 1st, breaking the record for the 4 Canadians drafted in bothContinue reading ““I’ve done so much to get to this point, I can’t stop now.” more than five Canadians projected to be drafted in the 2021 NFL Draft”

Ottawa Redblacks linebacker Micah Awe launches groundbreaking fitness app “PurpleShift” that can have a large impact on football’s recruiting system

For years there has been a misconception that Canadian athletes aren’t as good as American athletes in many sports. It has seemed like Canada is only good for hockey for a number of years but in 2021 only 43% of the NHL is Canadian, so is hockey really Canada’s sport? Sure Canada has been aContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks linebacker Micah Awe launches groundbreaking fitness app “PurpleShift” that can have a large impact on football’s recruiting system”

George Reynolds among International recruits coming to the Ottawa Gee Gees football team “ready to prove himself”

When you think of the game of football, you traditionally think of North America. Canada and the United States are the main countries for football, mostly because they are the only two countries with football being played at every single level. The two countries see football being played from youth football and high school allContinue reading “George Reynolds among International recruits coming to the Ottawa Gee Gees football team “ready to prove himself””

Is 7 on 7 the next big thing for Canadian football? A look into what Philip Edworthy and former CFLer Keon Raymond have started in Canada

Over recent years we have seen a larger than expected growth from the game of football in Canada. With over 20 Canadians now on rosters in the NFL and over one hundred at the NCAA division one level, it is fantastic to see Canadian athletes getting opportunities around the world, at the highest of stagesContinue reading “Is 7 on 7 the next big thing for Canadian football? A look into what Philip Edworthy and former CFLer Keon Raymond have started in Canada”

Former University of Ottawa running back Donald Shaw explores life as a strength and conditioning coach

Over recent years we have seen a large growth in the University of Ottawa football program. It has become something the school is proud of and with a number of former Gee Gees athletes now playing the sport professionally it has given athletes at the school hope to do the same. Being a professional footballContinue reading “Former University of Ottawa running back Donald Shaw explores life as a strength and conditioning coach”

2021 NFL Draft full of Canadian talent; future of Canadian football “extremely bright”

On the opening day of the 2020 NFL season, on Sunday September 13th, 2020 there were 1316 players that suited up and wore an NFL jersey. Adding on top of that number, with both of the games from Thursday night football between the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans as well as the Monday nightContinue reading “2021 NFL Draft full of Canadian talent; future of Canadian football “extremely bright””