Ottawa Redblacks practice twice over bye week, things to keep eyes on moving into week 3 of the 2021 CFL season

The 2021 CFL season kicked off last Thursday in a 2019 Grey Cup re-match between the reigning champions the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Hamilton Tiger Cats. This was followed by three other games over the weekend, including the last one for week 1 at 10:00 eastern on Saturday, featuring the newly named Edmonton Elks whoContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks practice twice over bye week, things to keep eyes on moving into week 3 of the 2021 CFL season”

Ottawa Redblacks single game tickets on sale NOW; 5 reasons to attend the home opener against the BC Lions on August 28th

After bringing home the win from their first game of the 2021 CFL season in Edmonton against the newly named Elks in a 16-12 defensive battle, the Ottawa Redblacks have officially began to sell single game tickets for the home opener on August 28th. Approximately 12,000 season ticket holders have already received their tickets toContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks single game tickets on sale NOW; 5 reasons to attend the home opener against the BC Lions on August 28th”

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 wait is over. It is Ottawa Redblacks game day, finally

The last time we had the ability to say the words, “It is Ottawa Redblacks game day” was on November 1st 2019 when the Redblacks hosted the Montreal Alouettes for their 2019 CFL season finale but today we can say it again. Ottawa will kickoff against the Edmonton Elks at Commonwealth Stadium tonight at 10:00Continue reading “The wait is over. It is Ottawa Redblacks game day, finally”

Actions speak louder than words; Ottawa Redblacks set to prove themselves to the CFL in season opener in Edmonton

After a hot start in 2019 when the Ottawa Redblacks opened their season 2-0, winning two big games against the Calgary Stampeders and Saskatchewan Roughriders, things went down hill in the nation’s capital. The team lost too many key parts in the free agency period leading into the season and never replaced those players, endingContinue reading “Actions speak louder than words; Ottawa Redblacks set to prove themselves to the CFL in season opener in Edmonton”

Abdul Kanneh “feels like this defensive secondary will be something special this year” in Ottawa for the Redblacks 2021 season which kicks off Saturday

On Saturday the Ottawa Redblacks will return to the football field after a long wait. The team will be back in action on the west coast kicking off their 2021 CFL season against the Edmonton Elks and coming off of a long off-season full of improvements there will be a lot for Ottawa Redblacks fansContinue reading “Abdul Kanneh “feels like this defensive secondary will be something special this year” in Ottawa for the Redblacks 2021 season which kicks off Saturday”

Ottawa Redblacks’ roster set for week one; what can R-Nation expect from the 2021 team, season predictions

After an extra long CFL off-season the Ottawa Redblacks are set to kickoff next week on the road against the Edmonton Elks. Coming off of a 3-15 season in 2019 and an off-season full of outside noise doubting the team’s decisions and future moving forward the Redblacks’ look to shut up the outside noise earlyContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks’ roster set for week one; what can R-Nation expect from the 2021 team, season predictions”

“We want to be the best defence point blank.” Sherrod Baltimore “honoured” to be a part of 2021 Ottawa Redblacks defence led by co-ordinator Mike Benevides

When the Ottawa Redblacks won the 104th Grey Cup in Toronto over the 15-2-1 Calgary Stampeders their defensive secondary was their best asset. The defensive secondary that year consisted of defensive backs Forest Hightower, Mitchell White, Jeff Richards, Jonathan Rose, Abdul Kanneh, Jerrell Gavins, Nick Taylor and Antoine Pruneau. They forced league MOP Bo LeviContinue reading ““We want to be the best defence point blank.” Sherrod Baltimore “honoured” to be a part of 2021 Ottawa Redblacks defence led by co-ordinator Mike Benevides”

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”

Ottawa Redblacks well into week 2 of the CFL’s 2021 training camp; who are the team’s top players heading into the season, who are some sleepers

Featured image taken by Frankie Benvenuti Every year there is at least one player on each CFL team that surprises the entire league. It could be a receiver that goes over 1,000 yards, a running back that surpasses 100 yards consistently in games or even a linebacker that leads the team in tackles in aContinue reading “Ottawa Redblacks well into week 2 of the CFL’s 2021 training camp; who are the team’s top players heading into the season, who are some sleepers”