Category: CFL

Ontario Allows Facilities to Open, but Don’t Get too Excited About it

Ontario has now allowed pro sports facilities to open in multiple leagues, including the CFL’s three Ontario teams.  While this is a step in the right direction for seeing the CFL return to playing football in 2020, we are still a long way away… Continue Reading “Ontario Allows Facilities to Open, but Don’t Get too Excited About it”

How Redblacks Players are Staying Ready for the Season

With the current world climate holding Redblacks players out of the facilities, they have been left to their own devices to maintain themselves for the upcoming season. The start of the 2020 CFL season has been delayed and with an unknown start date, the… Continue Reading “How Redblacks Players are Staying Ready for the Season”

CFL Postpones Start Of Season

FreeStyle Photography | Ottawa REDBLACKS When the Canadian Football League announced on March 31 that training camps, which were slated to start May 11 for rookies and main camp opening up May 17, were to be postponed due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, it… Continue Reading “CFL Postpones Start Of Season”

The XFL Could Pose a Serious Threat to the CFL

If there is one thing CFL fans don’t want to recognize, it is that the XFL could threaten the CFL and its viability as a league.  The newly formed league averaged 2.26 million viewers across its four weeks two games. In comparison, the CFL… Continue Reading “The XFL Could Pose a Serious Threat to the CFL”

Ottawa Redblacks Post-Free Agency Defensive Preview

Front Seven Getting after the Quarterback is what Ottawa missed last season on defense and they made it a priority heading into the first day of CFL free agency.  The Ottawa Redblacks wanted to help bolster the defensive line and they did that on… Continue Reading “Ottawa Redblacks Post-Free Agency Defensive Preview”

Ottawa Redblacks post-free agency offensive preview

The Redblacks’ offense figures to be much more dangerous this year than what was on the field last season

REDBLACKS Free Agency – Day One Recap

Featured Image: This is a joint article written by Frankie and Shane. Enjoy! Ottawa REDBLACKS Free Agency – Day One Recap Day one of free agency around the CFL was a hectic one as per usual, but with the REDBLACKS expected to do… Continue Reading “REDBLACKS Free Agency – Day One Recap”

REDBLACK Shopping list: Offensive help

The end of January marked the end of an uneasy feeling for REDBLACKS’ management and fans, but the start of an interesting February. Nick Arbuckle signed on the dotted line making him the REDBLACKS starting quarterback for 2 years. Marcel Desjardin having gotten done… Continue Reading “REDBLACK Shopping list: Offensive help”

Nick Arbuckle Signs With the Ottawa REDBLACKS

Late Friday afternoon, Nick Arbuckle and the Ottawa REDBLACKS reached a deal securing the up and coming quarterback for two years, according to multiple sources. After a dismal 3-15 season, it was clear that a quarterback was the number one priority for Marcel Desjardins… Continue Reading “Nick Arbuckle Signs With the Ottawa REDBLACKS”

Fajardo, Collaros, Adams Jr. now it’s Arbuckle turn.

January 3rd Marcel Desjardin shocked the CFL world by making a trade with the Calgary Stampeders. Ottawa sent a 2020 3rd pick plus a conditional pick (swap of 2020 1st round picks) to the Calgary Stampeders for pending UFA Quarterback Nick Arbuckle. 26 year… Continue Reading “Fajardo, Collaros, Adams Jr. now it’s Arbuckle turn.”