Category: CFL

Pushing the Panic Button: Ottawa REDBLACKS

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… Continue Reading “Pushing the Panic Button: Ottawa REDBLACKS”

REDBLACKS can’t find end zone or offensive rhythm in loss to Tiger-Cats

In his post-game press conference following Saturday’s loss to the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, REDBLACKS head coach Rick Campbell did not question the work ethic of his team. “I know they’re working hard,” Campbell said. “Our job as coaches is to put players in the best… Continue Reading “REDBLACKS can’t find end zone or offensive rhythm in loss to Tiger-Cats”

Week 10 Preview: REDBLACKS vs. Tiger-Cats

THIS WEEK: Hamilton Tiger-Cats (6-2) at Ottawa REDBLACKS (3-5), Saturday, August 17; 4:00 PM EDT COVERAGE: TV–TSN 1/4/5 (Canada), ESPN+ (USA); Radio–TSN 1200, SiriusXM Canada Talks 167 SERIES HISTORY: For the 178th time since 1950, Ottawa and Hamilton meet on the gridiron. The Tiger-Cats… Continue Reading “Week 10 Preview: REDBLACKS vs. Tiger-Cats”

Is It Time to Push the Panic Button on the REDBLACKS?

As the REDBLACKS arrive back home in Ottawa after a heart braking loss against Trevor Harris and the Eskimos, many members of #RNation have begun to push the panic button. The comments range from “The QB sucks”, “The coach costed us another game”, and… Continue Reading “Is It Time to Push the Panic Button on the REDBLACKS?”

Offense stalls in second half as REDBLACKS fall to Eskimos

EDMONTON, Alta. — C.J. Gable‘s two rushing touchdowns and 116 yards on the ground helped lead the Edmonton Eskimos to a 16-12 win over the Ottawa REDBLACKS Friday night at Commonwealth Stadium. Ottawa falls to 3-5 on the year while the Eskimos improve to… Continue Reading “Offense stalls in second half as REDBLACKS fall to Eskimos”

Week 9 Preview: REDBLACKS at Eskimos

Ottawa aims for back-to-back wins following four-game skid THIS WEEK: Ottawa REDBLACKS (3-4) at Edmonton Eskimos (4-3), Friday, August 9; 10 PM EDT COVERAGE: TV–TSN (Canada), ESPN2 (USA); Radio–TSN 1200, SiriusXM Canada Talks 167 SERIES HISTORY: For the 71st time since 1961, Ottawa and… Continue Reading “Week 9 Preview: REDBLACKS at Eskimos”

What Can The REDBLACKS Do To Improve Offensively?

The REDBLACKS are coming off a win that can be described in many ways, but perfect is certainly not one of them. The REDBLACKS managed a 30-27 overtime victory against the Alouettes where the offence looked anemic for most of the game once again.… Continue Reading “What Can The REDBLACKS Do To Improve Offensively?”

Deep Dive: Inside Lewis Ward’s Consecutive FG Streak

Ottawa kicker keeps adding to his professional record for consecutive FGs Playing a position where one is only as good as his last attempt, the Ottawa REDBLACKS’ Lewis Ward continues be a model of consistency. Through week eight of the CFL season, Ward has… Continue Reading “Deep Dive: Inside Lewis Ward’s Consecutive FG Streak”

Special teams spark REDBLACKS to victory

MONTREAL — Two return touchdowns by DeVonte Dedmon and three Lewis Ward field goals helped the Ottawa REDBLACKS to a 30-27 overtime victory against the Montreal Alouettes Friday night. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for the REDBLACKS, now 3-4 on the year.… Continue Reading “Special teams spark REDBLACKS to victory”

What Will It Take For the REDBLACKS To Get a Win In Montréal?

After coming out of the gates hot with wins against Calgary and Saskatchewan, the REDBLACKS have been on the skids as of late with losses against the likes of Winnipeg (twice), Montréal, and the Calgary Stampeders sans Bo Levi Mitchell. Ottawa’s week 8 match… Continue Reading “What Will It Take For the REDBLACKS To Get a Win In Montréal?”