Ottawa 67’s Week 4 Review, Week 5 Preview: Will Injuries Derail the 67’s?

The Ottawa 67’s are 6-3 after a crazy duo of games at TD Place over the weekend against the Mississauga Steelheads, and the Kingston Frontenacs. The weekend came at a cost of Graeme Clarke, Quinn Yule, and Merrick Rippon who all suffered injuries over the weekend. I won’t talk about ways to work around the injury bug, but you can see that here: https://613sportsblog.com/2019/10/15/ottawa-67s-in-major-injury-trouble/ Week … Continue reading Ottawa 67’s Week 4 Review, Week 5 Preview: Will Injuries Derail the 67’s?

Ottawa 67’s In Major Injury Trouble

The 67’s depth is being tested very early this season after Graeme Clarke and Quinn Yule both left the game Monday with injuries head coach Andre Tourigny described as long term injuries Tuesday on TSN 1200. Ottawa will be without Graeme Clarke, Quinn Yule, and Merrick Rippon for the foreseeable future, and are also missing Nikita Okhotyuk who broke his hand. The 67’s are already … Continue reading Ottawa 67’s In Major Injury Trouble

Setting Realistic Expectations for the New QB1, Will Arndt

We all knew this was coming. The REDBLACKS have officially named Will Arndt the week 18 starter. Arndt has never started a game in the Canadian Football League, and Friday will mark his first. Understanding that this is going to be a learning curve for the kid is important for the fans. Looking at Arndt’s past, and the supporting cast the REDBLACKS offer, I will … Continue reading Setting Realistic Expectations for the New QB1, Will Arndt

Ottawa 67’s Week 3 Review, Week 4 Preview: Is Something Wrong In 67’s Land?

The Ottawa 67’s started off the season on fire, but since the Marco Rossi suspension, the 67’s are 2-3. Ottawa can only hope that getting Rossi back this upcoming weekend will solve the problems, but the issues could be much deeper. Week 3 review @Windsor: The 3 game weekend trip began against the Windsor Spitfires on Thursday night. Quickly, the Spits found the back of … Continue reading Ottawa 67’s Week 3 Review, Week 4 Preview: Is Something Wrong In 67’s Land?

Ottawa 67’s Week 2 Review, Week 3 Preview

The 67’s continued their season over the weekend, playing Kingston on Friday, and the home opener against the Pete’s on Sunday. The 67’s may be 3-1 on the season, but there is still plenty to work on to get back to a championship level they were at last season. Week 2 review @Kingston: The 67’s traveled to Kingston on Friday night having won their first … Continue reading Ottawa 67’s Week 2 Review, Week 3 Preview

Who Should the REDBLACKS Bring Back on Defence Next Year?

Last week, I wrote about the REDBLACKS offence and who they should keep. This week, I am keeping with the same theme, but this time I will be looking at the defence. Many believed the defence was going to be among the elite groups in the CFL at the beginning of the season, but that hasn’t been the case for a variety of reasons. Some … Continue reading Who Should the REDBLACKS Bring Back on Defence Next Year?

Ottawa 67’s Week 1 Review, Week 2 Preview

Man oh man Ottawa 67’s hockey is exciting! The 67’s return home from the road trip a cool 2-0 after beating both Guelph and Owen Sound in the shootout. The 67’s were not great in either of the games, but finding a way to win games is vital to a hockey team, so you have to like what you see from the 67’s through 2 … Continue reading Ottawa 67’s Week 1 Review, Week 2 Preview