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  1. CFL Power Rankings: Eskimos hold strong at No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Eskimos slotback Adarius Bowman,right, grabs a pass in front of Roughriders defensive back Macho Harris, left, during the fourth quarter of Sunday's 24-19 victory in Regina. CBC Sports football contributor Malcolm Kelly breaks down the balance of power in the Canadian Football League on a weekly basis CBC Sports football contributor Malcolm Kelly breaks down the balance of power in the Canadian Football League on a weekly basis.

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  2. Bombers will hand offence controls back over to Willy for matchup with B.C. LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Calgary Stampeders' Jon Cornish runs for yards against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers during the second half of CFL action in Winnipeg Saturday, October 18, 2014. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback depth chart will be juggled again this week for Saturday's matchup against the B.C. Lions.

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  3. RedBlacks should've gambledRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    It's easy to second-guess a football coach, especially when that coach's team has won just twice in 15 games. For purposes of transparency, my vision isn't nearly what it used to be and I was watching the game from a pressbox situated seven floors above field level, but the old armchair football coach in me was both agitated and surprised at two decisions made by the Ottawa RedBlacks on Friday night.

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  4. Stampeders RB Jon Cornish back atop rushing chartRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    When Calgary Stampeders running back Jon Cornish was placed on the six-game injured list earlier in the season with a concussion, it seemed obvious his two-year reign atop the CFL rushing charts would come to an end. First, he's simply that good.

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  5. :52.5) (1+0) in the womens 7.5-kilometreRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Electronic Design

    The Stampeders will be minus running back Cornish - the CFLs outstanding player last year - and receivers Nik Lewis and Maurice Price . Catch the game live on TSN as part of a doubleheader starting at 6:30pm et/3:30pm pt.

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  6. Lions hoping Jordan Rodgers can make a name for himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    A battered Russian freighter was on its way Sunday safely to port, but the rescue in northern B.C. waters has raised pointed safety questions. B.C. Lions quarterback Jordan Rodgers throws during practice at their training facility in Surrey, B.C., October 20, 2014.

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  7. Bombers not content with 'moral victories'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    BlueBombers.com Staff WINNIPEG -- It was a result many didn't see coming, and even though the Winnipeg Blue Bombers fell 33-23 to the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday night, they did so admirably. Written off by many pundits even before the opening kickoff, the CFL-best Calgary Stampeders were supposed to run rampant on the Bombers.

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  8. Bombers QB Drew Willy will be back against LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    Quarterback Drew Willy will be back at the controls on Saturday night when the Bombers try to keep their playoff hopes alive against the B.C. Lions. Willy threw the ball at some point on Monday, and head coach Mike O'Shea said the pivot's injured throwing hand is looking good.

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  9. Bye week buys Eskimos time to tend woundsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    The Edmonton Eskimos have a bye in their schedule this week before taking on the B.C. Lions at home on Nov. 1 and then returning to Regina for the regular-season finale the following week. And, if the Lions, with their 8-7 record, beat the Winnipeg Blue Bombers while the Eskimos are off, as expected, the next game at Commonwealth Stadium won't even require the home team to win, so long as they don't lose to the Lions by more than six points.

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  10. Winnipeg sports teams lacking winsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    "It's hard," said one Winnipeg Blue Bombers fan. "It's sad. You can only take so much after so much losses."

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  11. Pedersen: Positive signs for Riders despite lossRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    At 9-7, they've lost four games in a row including Sunday's 24-19 home loss to Edmonton, which clinched second place in the CFL West for the Eskimos. With first place going to the Calgary Stampeders the night before, we now know the Green & White will be heading on the road for the 2014 CFL playoffs.

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  12. BU Wall of Fame induction 'pretty incredible'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Shannon Larkins , Sandra Hamilton, Mike Steeves , Jerry Hemmings, Bob Simmons, George Birger and Larry Rodenbush are the newest inductees in Brandon University's athletics Wall of Fame. Even after she gave her acceptance speech and had received her plaque for entering Brandon University's athletics Wall of Fame on Saturday, Shannon Larkins was still pinching herself.

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  13. Mike Reilly leads Eskimos to 24-19 victory over Kerry Joseph and RoughridersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    The Edmonton Eskimos landed three staggering blows on Sunday, all of which helped to bring down the Saskatchewan Roughriders on their home field. Kendial Lawrence, Mike Reilly and the Eskimos' defensive unit all played pivotal roles in Edmonton's second straight victory, a 24-19 triumph over the Riders at Mosaic Stadium.

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  14. Vanstone: Joseph looks good, but losing is getting oldRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    The Calgary Flames have signed defenceman T.J. Brodie to a five-year contract extension. Brodie is in the final year of a two-year deal signed in 2013 which paid him an average annual ... SEOUL, South Korea - Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 metres to their deaths Friday when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed, officials said.

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  15. Cliff Notes: 7 things we learned from Week 17Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    There's plenty to take from each week of exciting CFL action, and every Monday we deliver some of the things we learned from the week's biggest plays. Week 17 featured a fierce defensive battle in the Hammer; a power shift in the East led by the Alouettes; a division-clinching performance by the Stampeders; and an exciting second-half comeback by the Esks.

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  16. CFL Replay: A look back at Week 17Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    Another week of football is in the books. Miss anything over the weekend? Don't worry, CFL.ca's Replay has got you covered.

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  17. Steinberg's MMQB: Starting to take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    We now know for sure the Calgary Stampeders have clinched top spot overall, clinching that this past weekend. We also have a good idea of what two teams will square off for the right to face the Stamps in the West Final.

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  18. Mitchell: Time is running out for a Rider revival | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    It's going to be awfully lonely around old Mosaic Stadium next month, when the weekends roll up and there's nobody home. Ladies and gentlemen, we present your defending Grey Cup-champion Saskatchewan Roughriders: Four straight losses, five in six games, a 41-year-old quarterback lured out of retirement in an attempted quick fix and no hope of a post-season game at home.

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  19. Issues return for Riders' special teams | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    The Riders won't get to start the playoffs with a home game, but some members of the team feel that's not as bad as it sounds. The Saskatchewan Roughriders' special-teams stalwart was particularly unhappy with one play during his team's 24-19 CFL loss to the Edmonton Eskimos: A 96-yard kickoff return for a touchdown by Edmonton's Kendial Lawrence to open the second half.

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  20. The GW to be city's only seven-day live venueRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Tim Hoover , Anthony Kowalczyk, Abi Torquato, David Schellenberg and Cam Loeppky are five of the nine owners of the GW, a new restaurant, livemusic and entertainment venue on Portage Avenue slated to open Nov. 3. The company that gave Winnipeg its first craft-beer pub is planning to open what's believed to be its only seven-day-a-week, live-music/entertainment venue. On Nov. 3, Winnipeg-based FB Hospitality will add the GW -- short for the Goodwill -- to its fast-growing stable of Winnipeg restaurants and Barley Brothers craft-beer pubs.

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