2021 NCAA season nearing end; a look in at Canadians making plays south of the border

For most NCAA programs there are just one or two games remaining on their 2021 schedule. The majority of teams that were bound to play in bowl games for both December and January have already secured their spot in one, NFL eligible players have helped or hurt their draft stock over the last 11 weeksContinue reading “2021 NCAA season nearing end; a look in at Canadians making plays south of the border”

Mr. Tuesday Night, Ottawa Redblacks quarterback Caleb Evans appears on JZ Media’s “Talking Phresh”

Photos from REDBLACKS and CFL twitter On Tuesday September 28th, 2021 the CFL’s Ottawa Redblacks hosted the Edmonton Elks in a week 9 matchup at TD Place in Ottawa. The Redblacks went into the game as major underdogs, having lost both Matt Nichols and Dominique Davis the previous week to injuries there were questions concerningContinue reading “Mr. Tuesday Night, Ottawa Redblacks quarterback Caleb Evans appears on JZ Media’s “Talking Phresh””

Guyana-born, Ottawa-raised receiver Kurleigh Gittens Jr provides big plays for Toronto Argonauts, clinching first place in the east

The 2021 calendar year has been a big one for the Canadian Football League. After missing out on a season in 2020 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the CFL returned to play on August 5th for the first time since the 2019 Grey Cup in November of 2019 and it has been a year fullContinue reading “Guyana-born, Ottawa-raised receiver Kurleigh Gittens Jr provides big plays for Toronto Argonauts, clinching first place in the east”

“Ottawa is my home.” electric kickoff returner DeVonte Dedmon signs one year extension with the Redblacks

The past two CFL seasons have not been great for the Ottawa Redblacks. In 2019, after losing in the Grey Cup the previous year the Redblacks went 3-15 and missed the playoffs for the first time since the inaugural season in 2014, then this year the team sits at 2-10 with just two games remainingContinue reading ““Ottawa is my home.” electric kickoff returner DeVonte Dedmon signs one year extension with the Redblacks”

Joshua Palmer scores first career NFL touchdown, headlines list of Canadians making plays down south over Halloweekend

Over Halloween weekend, or what some may call “Halloweekend” Canadian football fans were given quite the treat. The Ottawa Redblacks, Calgary Stampeders, Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Edmonton Elks took part in the CFL’s Friday night double header, on Saturday another CFL double header kicked off alongside a full Saturday slate of NCAA football and on SundayContinue reading “Joshua Palmer scores first career NFL touchdown, headlines list of Canadians making plays down south over Halloweekend”

Canadian Derrick Henry? Gee Gees running back J.P Cimankinda runs over 100 yards in inner city win

On Thursday night at TD Place the University of Ottawa Gee Gees beat the Carleton University Ravens 24-19. The win marks their second win over their inner city rivals and the second game which Ottawa-raised running back J.P Cimankinda ran for more than 100 yards on the ground. Cimankinda ran for 133 yards on 22Continue reading “Canadian Derrick Henry? Gee Gees running back J.P Cimankinda runs over 100 yards in inner city win”

JZ Media, Ottawa barber Jean Phresh launch podcast “Talking Phresh” with Ottawa Redblacks’ DeVonte Dedmon

The city of Ottawa is on the rise. There has always been talent all around the nation’s capital in all fields, but of all fields, one section which the city has seen a lot of growth in over recent years has come in the pop culture of Ottawa, Ontario. Sports, music and entertainment in OttawaContinue reading “JZ Media, Ottawa barber Jean Phresh launch podcast “Talking Phresh” with Ottawa Redblacks’ DeVonte Dedmon”

Ottawa Redblacks lose first game without long time GM Marcel Desjardins, fall to Stampeders 26-13

The Ottawa Redblacks and Calgary Stampeders kicked off week 13 of the 2021 CFL season on Friday night at TD Place and after a long week for the Ottawa Redblacks which began with the firing of long time general manager Marcel Desjardins, the team fell short at home to the Calgary Stampeders in a 26-13Continue reading “Ottawa Redblacks lose first game without long time GM Marcel Desjardins, fall to Stampeders 26-13”

What needs to be done for the Ottawa Redblacks to beat the Calgary Stampeders on Friday

On Friday, the Ottawa Redblacks and Calgary Stampeders will be kicking off week 13 of the 2021 CFL season at TD Place in Ottawa. It will mark the first and only time this season where the two teams face off against each other. Despite the playoffs being out of the picture for the Ottawa Redblacks,Continue reading “What needs to be done for the Ottawa Redblacks to beat the Calgary Stampeders on Friday”

Documentary “Journey From The 613” hits one year anniversary; a look at the project that launched JZ Media

On Tuesday May 26th 2020 I got on a FaceTime call with Ottawa Redblacks’ star defensive back Sherrod Baltimore which I would say changed my life. Just over 2 months into the COVID-19 pandemic, I was bored out of my mind. Being locked up in one home for what felt like forever, being around theContinue reading “Documentary “Journey From The 613” hits one year anniversary; a look at the project that launched JZ Media”