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
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?
The REDBLACKS season is long lost at this point, sitting in 3rd place in the east division with a record of 3-10. There is no denying the offence has been nothing short of putrid at the best of times this season, scoring a total of just 180 points in 13 games, good for last in the CFL and 39 points behind Toronto, who has only … Continue reading Who Should the REDBLACKS Bring Back on Offence Next Season ?
It seems as if every member of #RNation and their dog has been taking to social media and sharing their displeasure with the coaching staff, the general manager and the players, but the truth of the matter is that there is no magic wand to be waved to fix the mess that is the REDBLACKS. While fans are justified in their frustrations with the team, … Continue reading REDBLACKS Fans Need to be Patient, No Fix Coming
More than likely, the Dominique Davis Experience came to an end Friday night in Regina. The interception-prone quarterback completed as many passes to Roughrider defenders as he did to his own receivers, finishing 3-of-6 for 23 yards before head coach Rick Campbell pulled the plug in favor of Jonathon Jennings. Not only did the three interceptions all come within a span of 8:44 in the … Continue reading Interceptions cost REDBLACKS in loss to Saskatchewan
Frankie Benvenuti and Ryan Mikkelson of 613 Sports share their thoughts on five key points concerning the Ottawa REDBLACKS at the season’s midway point. MVP OffenceFB: Nothing has been going right for the REDBLACKS offensively this season, and it is very difficult to find a positive for this group, let alone a single player who is deserving of the title of MVP, but there is … Continue reading At the half: 5 key points for the REDBLACKS through Week 10
Last week, I wrote an article about how we needed to relax and not push the panic button on the REDBLACKS, but times have changed. I am now hitting the panic button with force. The REDBLACKS are coming off of an embarrassing 21-7 loss against the Dane Evans led Hamilton Tiger-Cats. The REDBLACKS failed to find the end zone once again and were forced to … Continue reading Pushing the Panic Button: Ottawa REDBLACKS