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  1. Fortius Raptors training camp puts spotlight on Vancouver facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Mining financier Scott Cousens is the driving force behind the Fortius Sport & Health centre in Burnaby, B.C. Mining financier Scott Cousens is the driving force behind the Fortius Sport & Health centre in Burnaby, B.C. A decade ago, mining financier Scott Cousens staked $23-million - most of his personal fortune - on a bold idea of a new and better way to conduct sports medicine: bringing together an array of elite medical talent under one soaring roof, complete with top-tier sports facilities. Building what has become Fortius Sport & Health, in the Vancouver suburbs, became an odyssey.

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  2. Stampeders have chance to clinch playoff spotRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Stampeders quarterback Drew Tate, left, hands the ball off to Jon Cornish during their CFL game against the B.C. Lions in Calgary on Saturday. Calgary failed to generate a touchdown that game.

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  3. Stampeders going with Drew Tate at QB against Saskatchewan RoughridersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Calgary coach and general manager John Hufnagel said Tuesday that Bo Levi Mitchell looked ready to return after missing two games with an injury. But Hufnagel is instead giving Tate a third straight start this season, the football team announced on its Twitter account.

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  4. Riders look to start Seth Doege at quarterback against Calgary StampedersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders' head coach announced Wednesday rookie Seth Doege will start at quarterback when the club hosts Calgary at Mosaic Stadium. Doege will make his first CFL against a Stampeders' squad that not only boasts a league-best 11-2 record but can become the first team to clinch a playoff berth.

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  5. 'We got into a really good rhythm near the end of practice' Drew Willy said today after practice.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    'We got into a really good rhythm near the end of practice' Drew Willy said today after practice. Now the question on everyone's mind as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers head into Ottawa for Friday's match-up with the Redblacks is this: Can he do it when the real bullets are flying and defenders are trying to separate his head from his spine? "I felt good out here today.

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  6. Career of Ticats' Madu back in gearRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    Toronto Argonauts' Delano Johnson tackles Hamilton Tiger-Cats' Mossis Madu during the Labour Day Classic football game on September 1, 2014. 9REUTERS/Fred Thornhill) "I was so excited that I forgot all about holding onto the ball," Madu said Wednesday of his 22-yard touchdown scamper that proved the difference in last week's win in Winnipeg.

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  7. NHL's Jim Hughson's fitness regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | C-Health

    "I do run the NHL," the 57-year-old Canadian broadcast legend tells Keeping Fit by phone. "I have a running route in every one of the 30 NHL cities."

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  8. Stamps, Riders to start backup QBs for Friday matchupRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBC News

    Drew Tate, left, and Seth Doege will start for the Stampeders and Roughriders, respectively on Friday. Calgary's No.

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  9. Seth Doege will be Riders' starting QB against Stampeders | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    Despite prices rising by as much as 10 per cent in the past year, Saskatchewan farmland is still a deal compared to the rest of Canada. ST. ANDREWS - One incredible month of golf was enough for Rory McIlroy to be voted PGA Tour player of the year.

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  10. Tate gets the nod in Week 15 versus RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    After signs pointing to Bo Levi Mitchell being ready to return from injury for the Stampeders, it was announced that Drew Tate will get his third straight start when the Stampeders visit Saskatchewan on Friday night. On Tuesday, Mitchell practiced with the team and also took first team reps, which led to speculation that he would be the starter in Week 15. It seems like Calgary is taking the cautious approach with Mitchell.

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  11. Individual stats not important for GetzlafRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    Chris Getzlaf will be the first one to admit the 2014 season has been a rough one for him, but he isn't making any apologies because his team is battling for first place in the CFL West. The Regina native has struggled right from the start of training camp this season.

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  12. Twitter-view about Calgary Flames with Eric FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Flame For Thought

    Sep 30, 2014; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau celebrates his second period goal against the Colorado Avalanche at Scotiabank Saddledome. Mandatory Credit: Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports Eric Francis has been a Calgary Sun sports columnist since 1994, covering everything from the Flames and Stampeders to the British Open, Super Bowl and Olympics.

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  13. Doege's Day: Roughriders name Seth Doege starting QBRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    Riders head coach Corey Chamblin announced this afternoon quarterback Seth Doege will make his first career start on Friday against the Calgary Stampeders. "Where we are in a situation in the season right now, I'd like to see Seth and see what he brings to the table," Chamblin said.

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  14. Stamps have been very consistent this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    Calgary visits the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Friday night needing a win or Winnipeg Blue Bombers loss to clinch a spot in the post-season. It's also an important matchup for the defending Grey Cup champions, who are currently tied for second in the West Division with the Edmonton Eskimos.

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  15. Jon Cornish takes CFL's offensive and Canadian awards for SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Calgary Stampeders' Jon Cornish dives for a first down away from Hamilton Tiger-Cats defender Neil King in the first half of their CFL football game in Guelph, Ontario September 28, 2013. Calgary Stampeders' Jon Cornish dives for a first down away from Hamilton Tiger-Cats defender Neil King in the first half of their CFL football game in Guelph, Ontario September 28, 2013.

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  16. Calgary running back Cornish takes offensive and Canadian awards for SeptemberRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Calgary running back Jon Cornish has won a pair of CFL monthly awards after putting up big numbers in September. Cornish was named the league's top offensive player and top Canadian after he rushed for 439 yards and two touchdowns and added 62 receiving yards and a touchdown over three games.

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  17. Up-tempo short-yardage offence has legsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    Defensive excellence continues to define the 2014 CFL season heading into Week 15 play, and it's a theme that no less applies to third-down, short-yardage situations. The numbers show that teams are facing third-and-short more frequently than a year ago , while coaches are taking more chances in these situations .

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  18. Bomber QB looking forward to Friday's game against RedblacksRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    'We got into a really good rhythm near the end of practice' Drew Willy said today after practice. Now the question on everyone's mind as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers head into Ottawa for Friday's match-up with the Redblacks is this: Can he do it when the real bullets are flying and defenders are trying to separate his head from his spine? "I felt good out here today.

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  19. Shedding purple light on the violence problem in ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Chilliwack Progress

    It's for Purple Light Nights, a month-long campaign, kicking off Oct. 1 with the unequivocal message that domestic violence has no place in the community. "We know domestic violence is a difficult subject to talk about, and it can be even more difficult to get community involvement, but by lighting a tree and shining purple lights at home, we can help raise awareness," said Beverly Coles of Specialized Victim Assistance, and a member of the Chilliwack Violence Against Women in Relationships sub-committee, which started the PLN campaign in Chilliwack in 2009.

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  20. Durant-less 'Riders are a messRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders are a mess without Darian Durant and yet I still run into a number of fans who insist Durant was the by-product of a great team who doesn't need much of a pivot to win football games. By now, it's clear there is nothing behind Durant whatsoever to offer any form of hope and it would be nice if we could come to some sort of general consensus that Durant is what makes the Riders go.

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