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  1. Colts LB Jerrell Freeman signs offerRead the original story

    4 min ago | Journal Gazette

    ... week of offseason workouts. Freeman joined the Colts in 2012 after spending three seasons in the Canadian Football League. Since then, he has been one of Indy's most productive defenders. Last season, Freeman was credited by the coaches with 144 ...

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  2. Indianapolis linebacker Jerrell Freeman signs offerRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Erie Times News

    The team says the 6-foot, 240-pound Freeman signed his one-year offer Monday as the Colts began their second week of offseason workouts. Freeman joined the Colts in 2012 after spending three seasons in the Canadian Football League.

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  3. Breakfast Bylines: Edmonton climber survives Nepal quake, Hotel Mac at 100, disposing medi wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    Full-volume opera singers were up against country crooners and teenage talent at West Edmonton Mall on Saturday, in a competition that makes NBC's The Voice look tame. The competition was much more challenging than the TV version because everyone was required to sing the same well-known tune, O Canada, in hopes of impressing three judges from the Edmonton Eskimos football team.

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  4. Neil Young announces anti-oilsands concert in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    Full-volume opera singers were up against country crooners and teenage talent at West Edmonton Mall on Saturday, in a competition that makes NBC's The Voice look tame. The competition was much more challenging than the TV version because everyone was required to sing the same well-known tune, O Canada, in hopes of impressing three judges from the Edmonton Eskimos football team.

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  5. Ticats, REDBLACKS and Lions kick off mini-campsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CFL.ca

    Three CFL teams take the field for the first time in 2015 on Monday, as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, BC Lions and Ottawa REDBLACKS all kick off their voluntary off-season mini-camps. All three teams will be on the field Monday through Wednesday, with the Ticats and REDBLACKS featuring both rookies and veterans and the Lions opting for a pass-oriented mini-camp focusing on the offence.

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  6. The last man standingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | FOX16

    ... White proved to be inconsequential. Ohio State's Troy Smith couldn't even make an impact in the Canadian Football League and after two years out of the NFL, Tim Tebow is inexplicably now on the Philadelphia Eagles' roster. Robert Griffin III is ...

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  7. Jerrell Freeman Signs Restricted Free Agent Tender to Return to the ColtsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stampede Blue

    ... $2.35 million deal that the Colts' tender is worth. Since being signed by the Colts out of the Canadian Football League in 2012, Freeman has been a three-year starter at inside linebacker, starting 44 games and recording 516 tackles, nine sacks, ...

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  8. Girls get ready to grab grassRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    DAVID LIPNOWSKI / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Oakbank s Kim Solypa, 17, is one of the coaches of the newly-formed Sunrise Coyotes girls tackle football team. AS Football Canada moves to boost the safety of the sport, one Blue Bombers coach sees an upside for kids' hearts, as well as for their heads.

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  9. CFL tryout at California allows players to hold onto dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | O-R Online

    CALIFORNIA – The road to professional football is littered with stories of players who felt they could make it if just given an opportunity.

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  10. Choose from a wide menu of Edmonton workout options with monthly Fitset membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Around 150 junior high students showcased their inventions at the Invention Convention at the Centre for Education in Edmonton on Friday April 24, 2015. Tanner Nault was getting bored coming up with his own workout regime after two years at Snap Fitness.

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  11. Season tickets at Mosaic 2.0: five burning questions answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Saskatchewan Roughriders season ticket holders have completed surveys to gauge what they want from their experience at the new Mosaic Stadium when it opens for the 2017 CFL season. Many questions zeroed in on the transfer of roughly 27,000 season tickets and what's more important to people: sitting with their friends or keeping the same view of the field.

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  12. Colts front office pioneering search for talent outside of statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NFL

    As The Indianapolis Star explained this weekended , Grigson is pioneering a movement among NFL executives to search for athletic prospects around the globe. His recent workouts have included a 380-pound shotputter from Australia, a handful of players from the Canadian Football League and a rugby player from Kenya.

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  13. Singers game for Eskimos' anthem challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    Just nine days after he had been fired as the general manager of the Boston Bruins, Peter Chiarelli was handed the reins to the Edmonton Oilers' hockey operations department. It signals a significant shift in direction for the beleaguered Oilers, who just one week ago won the draft lottery and, with it, the rights to whiz kid Connor McDavid.

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  14. Selinger silent on builder's rush job claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger has refused to respond to allegations his government rushed Investors Group Field into the construction phase. Construction company Stuart Olson and former Winnipeg chief administrative officer Phil Sheegl both allege the province ignored deficiencies in the design of Winnipeg's new football stadium before giving construction crews a green light to proceed.

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  15. Pick 3: Blue in position to solidify future in draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Rice defensive lineman Christian Covington is skipping his senior season in college to make himself eligible for the CFL and NFL drafts. Covington is ranked No.

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  16. Daniel Adongo was a star rugby player in Africa before joining the Colts in 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indianapolis Star

    Colts' Grigson willing to think outside box ... or country General manager will look for players from other sports and continents Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1Gt57NR Last week, with the NFL draft looming and the ever-present pressure to build a Super Bowl roster intensifying, Indianapolis Colts General Manager Ryan Grigson did a very curious thing: But for a team that already counts among its numbers four former Canadian Football League players, two college basketball players and a Kenyan rugby player, it's called something else: Tuesday. The Colts, perhaps more than any NFL team, have made scouring unconventional sources of talent an organizational priority.

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  17. Rising star Rogers ready for more in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CFL.ca

    He was, after all, only 23 the day he signed as a free agent on July 7, months after being released by the Ottawa REDBLACKS. For Rogers, catching on with a CFL team and making an impression heading into the 2015 season probably would have sufficed.

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  18. NFL Draft: Steelers' search for outside linebackers getting tougherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Erie Times News

    See for yourself: Their top four outside linebackers include a first-round draft choice who did little in his two seasons, a veteran backup promoted to starter, a Canadian Football League player who could not make it previously in the NFL and a former All-Pro called out of retirement. Their outlook at outside linebacker has not been so bleak since Chuck Noll" s teams in the late 1980s, when a nose tackle once led them with four sacks.

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  19. Sportsman's Dinner a big night for BruinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lifestyles

    The transition from TSN to Fox Sports 1 has provided some challenges, but it's still been worth it for Dan O'Toole. O'Toole was one of the keynote speakers at the Estevan Bruins annual Sportsman's Dinner on April 16 at the Power Dodge Curling Centre.

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  20. Chamblin, Carr highlight Football Night in Sask.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2013 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Yorkton Minor Football's annual Football Night in Saskatchewan banquet didn't disappoint this past Saturday at St. Mary's Cultural Center. Highlighted by speeches from Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach Corey Chamblin and former CFL running back Craig Carr, the night entailed its share of laughter with a strong message on how important minor sports is for the youth.

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