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  1. The countdown gets serious nowRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KTIK-AM Boise

    When you hit the 100-day mark in the countdown to kickoff, you move into warp-speed mode. That's where Boise State and Washington are today-and the momentous beginning of the season will be here in the blink of an eye.

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  2. Former Rider Schultz to join some of his idols | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    As a product of Moose Jaw, Scott Schultz knows about many of the historical figures from the Saskatchewan Roughriders' past. On Tuesday, the CFL team announced Schultz and Tim McCray are to be inducted into the Plaza of Honor.

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  3. Rookie Demski ready to learn the ropes | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    Nic Demski, the Roughriders' first round draft pick, signed with the green and white on Monday. He met with the media on Tuesday to talk about the signing.

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  4. OFA Graduate Allison Drafted By CFLa s BC LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Eight years ago Campbell “Cam” Allison left his native Canada to attend high school and play football at Ogdensburg Free Academy. Under the direction of coaches Matt Tessmer, Charlie McCormick, Tony Williams and Brett Monnat, Allison became an All-Northern Conference lineman and won the Don Petty Memorial Award as the NAC's Outstanding Player as a senior.

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  5. Video: Hedrick to CFLRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | ClipSyndicate

    Former Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick signed a one-year contract with the B.C. Lions in the Canadian Football League. Hedrick helped the Broncos win the Vizio Fiesta Bowl on New Year's Eve. After going undrafted to the NFL, Hedrick got a tryout with Denver but did not make the team. << Less

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  6. Raiders ready with the next in lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2013 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Moving on this year, of course, is quarterback Jordan Yantz and receivers Michael Schaper, Dustin Pederson and Matt Sawyer while they also lost defensive captain Tremaine Apperly and several other mainstays. Tomusiak lead the Canadian Junior Football League in receiving last year, while Rodriguez emerged as a home-run threat in the second half of his 2012 rookie campaign.

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  7. Michael Sam: Focused on football, not making history in CFLRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    Michael Sam says his priority is helping the Montreal Alouettes win, not making history as the first openly gay player in the Canadian Football League. "I'm not trying to really do anything historic here by being with Montreal, I'm just trying to help the team win some games so we can bring the Grey Cup back home," Sam said at packed news conference Tuesday.

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  8. Michael Sam says he has responsibility to help others struggling with sexualityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Neepawa Press

    Montreal Alouettes general manager Jim Popp, right, and newly-signed defensive end Michael Sam pose for a photo at a press conference in Montreal on Tuesday, May 26, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz Montreal Alouettes general manager Jim Popp, right, and newly-signed defensive end Michael Sam pose for a photo at a press conference in Montreal on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.

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  9. Rodgers informs Lions he won't be at campRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    The team announced Tuesday the quarterback won't attend training camp and that he doesn't plan on playing football in 2015. The younger brother of two-time NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers, the 26-year-old was signed to the Lions' practice roster in October and took part in B.C.'s minicamp last month.

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  10. O-linemen never get their dueRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | KTIK-AM Boise

    Marcus Henry received Friday what Matt Paradis should have two years ago: placement on the 2015 watch list for the Rimington Award that goes to college football's best center. Henry anchored a Boise State offensive line that got its run-blocking mojo back last season, helping the Broncos average 214 yards per game on the ground behind Jay Ajayi.

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  11. Rodgers won't attend B.C. Lions' camp, doesn't plan to play football in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    The team announced Tuesday the quarterback won't attend training camp and that he doesn't plan on playing football in 2015. The younger brother of two-time NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers, the 26-year-old was signed to the Lions' practice roster in October and took part in B.C.'s minicamp last month.

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  12. Michael Sam: I'm Focused On Football, Not Making History In CFLRead the original story w/Photo

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  13. Sam focused on football, not making CFL historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    Detroit Lions safety James Ihedigbo was in attendance for the Lions' first OTA session on Tuesday, and is apparently ending his contract dispute with the club. The Texans canceled their first day of organized team activities because of severe flooding in Houston that has submerged many roads and highways.

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  14. Syracuse University to install new FieldTurf at Carrier DomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Standard

    A near capacity crowd watches the SU-Clemson football game inside the Carrier Dome on Oct 5, 2013. FieldTurf will install a new surface for Syracuse University that is scheduled to be in place in time for the start of 2015 season.

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  15. Robservations: Riders' Hughes stands aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Regina Leader Post

    Hughes was part of the victory formation when quarterbacks Kerry Joseph and Darian Durant knelt down in the waning seconds to punctuate a Roughriders win. * Durant was the third in a series of starting quarterbacks to win home-field Grey Cups, following the B.C. Lions' Travis Lulay and the Toronto Argonauts' Ricky Ray .

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  16. More penalty flags could fly early in CFL seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    Defensive players will have a five-yard zone from the line of scrimmage to make contact with receivers without getting penalized under a new rule change this season. The journey, the league's vice-president of officiating admitted on Monday, might be a little turbulent at the beginning.

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  17. Kick returner Tim Brown was released by the BC Lions on Monday. Agence QmiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 24 Hours

    CFL veterans Tim Brown and Kito Poblah were among the casualties when the BC Lions announced a number of transactions Monday, just days ahead of the team's training camp kicking off. Brown, a running back and kick returner, had been with the Lions since 2011.

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  18. With Chick, George and Hall, Roughriders defensive line has strong foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Phoenix

    Saskatoon is seeing a spring outbreak of tent caterpillars, but there's no reason to panic. The StarPhoenix spoke to the city's pest management supervisor, Jeff Boone, to find out what's going on... Judges in two courts grappled last week with a question that has no easy answer: what is a just and proportionate sentence for someone who chooses to drink and drive and then kills someone? Is this really the end of Country of Origin Labelling , a protectionist policy that has cost Canadian livestock producers, U.S. meat packers and American consumers countless billions of dollars ... SWIFT CURRENT, Sask.

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  19. Lions release Tim BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vancouver Sun

    While increased ferry fares have negatively impacted property values on some Gulf Islands, prospective buyers of these high-end retreats are not likely deterred by the cost of getting to these properties, whether by ferry, yacht or floatplane. The film industry is booming again with multiple movies being made in Vancouver.

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  20. Lions sign draft picks; Poblah and Brown releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CFL.ca

    The BC Lions had a busy Monday in advance of training camp, announcing the signing of all six members of theri 2015 CFL Draft class on top of the release of Kito Poblah, Tim Brown, Steven Shott and Andre Ramsey. Defensive linemen Ese Mrabure-Ajufo and Maxx Forde, running back Shaquille Murray-Lawrence, linebacker Adrian Clarke, offensive lineman Campbell Allison and defensive back Josh Brinkworth will arrive in Vancouver with other first-year Lions on Wednesday, May 27 before making their way to Kamloops for mini-camp after signing contracts.

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