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  1. CFL spring camps full of passionate fringe playersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    "I've never been to Florida before," Randle said Monday from the Sunshine State, which was actually overcast but hot and muggy nonetheless as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers conducted Day 2 of their annual spring mini-camp at IMG Academy. Randle is a running back-returner who was on Winnipeg's practice roster two years ago and is once again trying to impress the team's brass.

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  2. BILLERICA, Mass. -- There are only a handful pitchers in these parts...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ESPN.com

    There are only a handful pitchers in these parts able to carry a reputation of striking fear into the minds of opposing teams. After all, this is New England, where a typical baseball season lasts about four months -- and because of it, the level of quality pitching remains at a premium.

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  3. CFL spring camps full of passionate fringe playersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Saskatchewan Roughriders' Eddie Russ covers his eyes as training staff examine his injured leg during CFL action between the Riders and the Calgary Stampeders in Calgary on July 19, 2012. "I've never been to Florida before," Randle said Monday from the Sunshine State, which was actually overcast but hot and muggy nonetheless as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers conducted Day 2 of their annual spring mini-camp at IMG Academy.

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  4. Dolphins free agent bracket: Who is the best FA signing in team history? - Finals: Wake vs GrimesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Phinsider

    ... Giants before being released before training camp started. After a year away from football, Wake signed with the BC Lions in the Canadian Football League, moving from linebacker to defensive end and winning the 2007 Rookie of the Year and Most ...

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

    Friday Apr 17 | 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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  6. United clubs ready for provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Nanaimo Daily News

    It's a big weekend for both the male and female Nanaimo United teams as they head into the first round of the provincial championships in a bid to bring the B.C. Cup home to the Harbour City. Both teams qualified for provincials after finishing in the top five of the regular league season which ended in February.

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  7. BC-FBC--Big Ten East-SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Erie Times News

    The pundits are talking up the league this spring, largely because of the achievements and trends in the East Division. There was Ohio State's national championship under Urban Meyer, Michigan State's bowl win over a Baylor team that narrowly missed the College Football Playoff, the start of James Franklin's rebuilding job at Penn State and, of course, Jim Harbaugh's hiring at Michigan.

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  8. Stampeders sign Burnett from EskimosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    According to the Canadian Press on Friday, the Calgary Stampeders signed defensive back Joe Burnett from the Edmonton Eskimos . Burnett was cut last week by the Eskimos after only playing in five games in 2014 because of a leg injury.

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  9. Be Our Guest: Odd and telling political donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Chilliwack Times

    ... were also big on the Liberals donating $18,600, with Douglas Crossing Duty Free topping the list at $8,000. The BC Lions ($15,750) remain Liberal cheerleaders, which is about $2,000 shy of what they paid B.C. Place Stadium in 2007 to play a regular ...

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  10. New offence introduced at mini-campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Star Phoenix

    Chapdelaine filled many roles because he was recently hired as the CFL team's offensive co-ordinator and quarterbacks coach. The mini-camp, which concluded Sunday at the IMG Academy, was Chapdelaine's first extended interaction with Riders players since replacing George Cortez, whose contract wasn't renewed after two season and who recently signed with the B.C. Lions as their offensive coordinator.

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  11. Former SVSU quarterback Jonathan Jennings signs with CFL'sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | MLive.com

    Former Saginaw Valley State University quarterback Jonathon Jennings signed with the Canadian Football League Monday, giving the Cardinals two former players in the CFL. Jennings, who was invited to the Detroit Lions rookie mini-camp in 2014, signed Monday with the British Columbia Lions.

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  12. Dermod Travis: Odd and telling B.C. political donations from 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Georgia Straight

    Children sing that "when you wish upon a star, it makes no difference who you are". By adulthood, most of us have given up on that idea and a few-just to hedge their bets-donate to political parties rather than testing their luck on a star.

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  13. Former NFL pro Chris Wilson eyes an NFL comeback, ideally with Detroit LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2012 | MLive.com

    He has a strong desire to play in the NFL, again. And he'd like to play for the Detroit Lions.

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  14. Roughriders QB Darian Durant has impressive camp | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Canada.com

    Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Darian Durant earned more than passing grades from teammates and coaches after testing his surgically repaired elbow on the weekend. "He did great,' veteran wide receiver Taj Smith said after Sunday's final session of the CFL team's minicamp.

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  15. Canucks vs Flames playoff series scheduleRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    ... times. Anyway, ugh. Rick Ball called Flames games all season, and guess what? Before that, he called Canucks and BC Lions stuff. It's almost as though he has a lot of familiarity with both teams and both fanbases. It'd make too much sense to put him ...

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  16. "Baby, you got a stew going!": Carl Weathers on Apollo Cree, video...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Canada.com

    Local Input~ LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actor Carl Weathers arrives 2nd Annual "Get Lucky For Lupus!" Event on September 22, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. In fact, the ranks of past Calgary and Comic and Entertainment Expo guests are filled with performers who have offered profile-boosting self-parodies for TV and film: Carrie Fisher, Sam Jones, William Shatner, Patrick Stewart.

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  17. Stampeders sign Burnett from EskimosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    According to the Canadian Press on Friday, the Calgary Stampeders signed defensive back Joe Burnett from the Edmonton Eskimos . Burnett was cut last week by the Eskimos after only playing in five games in 2014 because of a leg injury.

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  18. Dolphins free agent bracket: Who is the best FA signing in team...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Phinsider

    ... Giants before being released before training camp started. After a year away from football, Wake signed with the BC Lions in the Canadian Football League, moving from linebacker to defensive end and winning the 2007 Rookie of the Year and Most ...

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  19. REDBLACKS' Pruneau striving for sophomore successRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CFL.ca

    ... to playing different positions on defence. His play was good enough that the REDBLACKS traded Kevin Glenn to the BC Lions for the fourth overall pick in the CFL Draft. The REDBLACKS would then go on to pick Pruneau. "The first day that I attended ...

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  20. Checking Down: Minicamps, Kackert and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | CFL.ca

    The May 12 Draft is getting closer, but before then many teams are holding minicamps. While fans settle in and project who's headed where in the draft, CFL teams are equally busy setting the table for 2015 training camp.

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