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  1. Talent search: Bombers looking for players in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Running back Paris Cotton, along with safety Ian Leggett and defensive back Bruce Johnson are big cogs in the Bombers machine. Remember the Winnipeg Blue Bombers? Professional football team, long history, play in a little three-down loop called the CFL? Well, we interrupt your Stanley Cup playoffs fever this morning to call your attention to the fact the Bombers will this weekend begin in earnest their preparations for a 2015 CFL season they hope will culminate with them hoisting the Grey Cup at Investors Group Field on the final Sunday in November.

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  2. Southern camp pays dividends for Blue and GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Winnipeg Blue Bombers gambled last year that holding their annual spring mini-camp in sunny Florida for the first time -- instead of indoors in Winnipeg as they'd done for years -- would pay dividends. It was a gamble that paid off big -- seven of the players the club brought to Florida last April are still on the roster today and six of those seven started at some point last season.

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  3. Quarterback-maiming men top Blue Bombers' listRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    AFTER an extraordinarily busy free-agent buying spree, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers head into Florida this weekend for their annual spring mini-training camp a lot further ahead than they were at this time last year. The Bombers have a much deeper roster and a lot more positions already settled heading into this year's camp than they did last year.

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  4. Hawkins' fast feet torching cyberspaceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UPI

    The Cleveland Browns have a new look this year, but it wasn't garb grabbing the internets attention this Thursday. Andrew Hawkins , the Browns' leading pass-catcher last season posted a video to his Instagram account, showcasing his world class quicks.

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  5. Rapid pace defines Als' 2015 mini-campRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    If mini-camp sets the tone for the season, the Montreal Alouettes believe they're off to a pretty good start in 2015. The team wrapped up its annual three-day mini-camp on Friday in Vero Beach, Fla., taking in the historic Dodgertown and celebrating the significance of Jackie Robinson, while also getting plenty done on the field.

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  6. Keith Pelley named new chief executive of European TourRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    O'Grady announced in November that he would be stepping down from his role but would continue until a permanent successor was found. Pelley, 51, will replace him from this summer, with O'Grady moving into the position of president of international relations.

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  7. Blue Bombers on the hunt for gems at Florida mini-campRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Paris Cotton was one of two starting running backs to participate in last year's Florda mini-camp. This year the team is hoping to find some linebackers.

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  8. European Tour appoint Keith Pelley as new chiefRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. THE European Tour has plumped for an expert in modern media markets to guide it into a new era with the appointment of Canadian Keith Pelley as George O'Grady's successor as chief executive.

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  9. CFL snaps: Chad Johnson, Michael Sam absent from Als campRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    There is way too much symmetry between Cody Hoffman's past and present for him to not be a success story with the Montreal Alouettes. However, the fact he's a pretty good football player will be more than enough to get him a good, long look at Alouettes training camp in June.

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  10. KidSport fundraising event with Weston Dressler held FridayRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Southwest Booster

    KidSport Swift Current's fundraising breakfast held Friday morning at the Living Sky Casino Sky Centre was a massive success. Featuring Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Weston Dressler as the guest speaker, the event was a near sell-out, with 250 in attendance.

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  11. Town Talk: Friends salute radio legend and 'crazy, reckless' banditRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Sedin brothers will have to play more if the Vancouver Canucks hope to have any chance to dig themselves out of a 0-1 hole, says Vancouver Sun columnist Iain MacIntyre. The Sun Run Fair was held at BC Place Stadium April 16, 2015 ahead of the run on Sunday, April 19. Bruce Stewart's painting of broadcasters in their prime placed Carole and Red Robinson, Tom Peacock, Frosty Forst, Fred Latremouille, Ed Kargl and Al Gordon at the Granville-at-67th White Spot Drive-In.

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  12. Riders fans getting say on stadium seatingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders are planning to fill the new Mosaic Stadium with amenities that CFL fans will enjoy when the facility opens in 2017. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are planning to fill the new Mosaic Stadium with amenities that CFL fans will enjoy when the facility opens in 2017.

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  13. European Tour names Pelley as chief executiveRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    The European Tour named Keith Pelley as it new Chief Executive Officer on Friday. Pelley will replace George O'Grady, who announced last November that he was stepping down.

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  14. More than a sporting chance at Renaissance Toronto Downtown HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The Arriba restaurant at the Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel overlooks centre field at Rogers Centre, and on game night, reservations could be quite elusive. Toronto's sports frenzy will peak in 2015 with the Pan-Am and Parapan Am Games and the 20th anniversary of the NBA team The Raptors .

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  15. Estevan Bruins host a successful Sportsman's DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Lifestyles

    Jace Carlisle , Auriel Bill , Anthony Melle and Chad Chapman with their awards. A large crowd gathered at the Power Dodge Curling Centre in Estevan on Thursday night for the Estevan Bruins annual Sportsman's Dinner.

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  16. Raiders remain unbeaten with dominant victory over HilltoppersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Airdrie City View

    A ravenous Airdrie Northern Raiders squad toppled the Calgary Hilltoppers 23-8 in Calgary and Area Midget Football Association action on April 11 at Calgary's Shouldice Athletic Park. With the victory, the Northern Raiders leapfrogged the Hilltoppers for top spot in the Boulton Division with an unbeaten 2-0-1 record.

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  17. Canadian Keith Pelley new European Tour chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    O'Grady announced in November that he would be stepping down from his role but would continue until a permanent successor was found. Pelley, 51, will replace him from this summer, with O'Grady moving into the position of president of international relations.

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  18. Salary cap fits the RoughridersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    The CFL announced Thursday that the Hamilton Tiger-Cats were the only team to exceed the league's $5-million salary cap in 2014. The Tiger-Cats were over by $8,939, earning them an $8,939 fine.

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  19. Rider fans getting say on new stadium's seatingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    It's a mystery as to from where the Wall government is taking its cues on enacting regulations on stripping in Saskatchewan, but the latest iteration of the rules has taken matters from the merely laughable... Investment in multi-family housing developments is stronger than ever with more buildings being sold and new product coming into the market. ANAHEIM, Calif.

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  20. Keith Pelley leaving RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Marketing

    Rogers has announced that Keith Pelley , president of Rogers Media, will be leaving the company at the end of the summer. Pelley will move on to lead The European Tour, a global golf tour spanning 26 countries, as commissioner and CEO.

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