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  1. No. 9 Women's Gymnastics Falls at No. 14 IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Penn State Athetlics

    A school record team score on the vault and a trio of record book performances weren't enough for the No. 9 Penn State women's gymnastics team on Saturday at No.

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  2. Greenwood looking to seize his opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    The six-foot-two, 237-pound linebacker's preparation for the 2015 season is well underway but for the first time it's with the intention of being a CFL starter. The Toronto Argonauts drafted Greenwood third overall in 2010 out of Concordia.

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  3. Former BYU, NFL receiver Austin Collie is flirting with disaster in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... dream. On Thurs. Jan. 30, Collie announced he would be joining his former BYU mate, quarterback John Beck on the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League, the same league in which Collie's own father played and starred. Well, the Lions--who should ...

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  4. Running back Jerome Messam hopeful he can remain with Saskatchewan RoughridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Brandon Sun

    He's not patient by nature, but the business of pro football has taught Jerome Messam how to play the waiting game. The Saskatchewan running back is scheduled to become a free agent Feb. 10. Although talks between Messam's agent, Montreal-based Darren Gill, and the Roughriders are continuing, the 29-year-old Toronto native isn't worrying about the uncertainty surrounding where he'll be next season.

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  5. #12North: B.C. big part of 'Blue Friday' festivities for Seattle SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobalNews

    ... the flag at 10:12 a.m. Friday morning on the north side of City Hall. City councillor Kerry Jang even took off his BC Lions jersey and donned a Seahawks one in support of our neighbours to the south. "When the BC Lions were here vying for the Grey ...

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  6. Lions sign NFL veteran Austin CollieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SLAM! Sports

    Collie, who spent the majority of his five seasons in the NFL with the Indianapolis Colts, was reportedly close to signing a deal with the Montreal Alouettes earlier this week, making his signing with B.C. a bit of a surprise. "I'm excited to be joining the Lions and very much look forward to playing in the CFL," Collie said in a release.

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  7. Things coming together in big way for tiny Harvest ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    A program that first played in the IHSA state tournament series in 2012 has suddenly become state ranked and stands poised to win the school's first regional championship in girls basketball next month when it is the top seed in its own Class 1A regional that begins Feb. 9. But before this 19-5 season could happen, the chemistry had to be developed and there wasn't all that long to get it done at the tiny school on Elgin's west side. The Lions had the makings of a decent team coming back, with senior scoring machine Kylee Knox and developing 6-foot-1 junior Rachel Oostdyk coming back from a team that went 15-11 last season under coach Kelly Friestad.

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  8. Austin Collie signs on with B.C. LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Townsman

    The veteran receiver signed as a free agent with the Lions on Thursday, two days after published reports said the former Brigham Young University star had come to terms with the Montreal Alouettes. The six-foot, 204-pound Collie spent five seasons in the NFL - four with the Indianapolis Colts, another with the New England Patriots.

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  9. Former Colts Wide Receiver Austin Collie Signs with CFL's BC LionsRead the original story

    Thursday | Stampede Blue

    Former Colts wide receiver Austin Collie is making a return to football, as he signed with the Canadian Football League's BC Lions. At Stampede Blue we try to keep you updated on what some former Colts are doing, and one former Colts' wide receiver is making a return to football, as Austin Collie has signed with the Canadian Football League's BC Lions : Collie was a fourth round selection by the Colts in the 2009 Draft and he showed significant promise as a slot receiver.

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  10. CFL's top potential free agent pool whittling downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SLAM! Sports

    Calgary Stampeders offensive lineman Brett Jones wipes away shaving cream after getting pied during training camp at McMahon stadium on June 12, 2013. Receiver S.J. Green became the latest free agent to take himself off the list after signing a three-year deal on Wednesday to remain with the Montreal Alouettes.

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  11. Austin Collie signs with CFL's BC Lions, joins John BeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Deseret News

    New England Patriots wide receiver Austin Collie warms up before an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. "Austin has an established football resume and will add depth, speed and experience to our roster," said VP of football operations and GM Wally Buono in a press release.

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  12. Lions sign NFL veteran CollieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | 24 Hours

    Receiver Austin Collie, seen here during his time with the Indianapolis Colts, has signed with the B.C. Lions. REUTERS Collie, who spent the majority of his five seasons in the NFL with the Indianapolis Colts, was reportedly close to signing a deal with the Montreal Alouettes earlier this week, making his signing with B.C. a bit of a surprise.

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  13. If this were a popularity contest, Seahawks lead Whitecaps but trail Canucks, Lions: PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Canada.com

    An overwhelming majority of British Columbia's will be rooting for the Seattle Seahawks in Sunday's Super Bowl, according to an online poll conducted by Insights West . Sixty-three per cent of the poll respondents are throwing their support behind the Seahawks compared to just five per cent who said they will be cheering for the New England Patriots.

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  14. This week in Saanich Sports (Jan. 29-Feb. 5): ERG rowers set to sweat at UVicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    As Saanich youth hockey teams enter playoffs and the quest for a provincial title, three Saanich Minor Hockey teams wrapped up their regular seasons with league titles. In addition to Saanich Bantam AA , which earned the Div.

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  15. #12North: Seahawks fever builds up in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | GlobalNews

    ... morning on the north side of City Hall. In Surrey, the flag raising ceremony will be held Friday at noon at the BC Lions head office, and is expected to be attended by city mayor Linda Hepner and special guests from the BC Lions. The ceremony is ...

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  16. 4 Arena/CFL Players to Keep an Eye OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... of Cincinnati, but was cut before the end of training camp. He has been in the AFL since. 2. LB Solomon Elimimian, BC Lions (CFL) Elimimian has been dominant in the Canadian Football League since his rookie season in 2010. He was the CFL's Most ...

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  17. Vanstone: Thank you, Ricky FoleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Star Phoenix

    Further investigation has led to 26 more charges against a Saskatoon man who allegedly sexually assaulted multiple young girls more than a decade ago. It's not surprising that critics were quick to pounce on Mayor Don Atchison's claim that when it comes to relations with aboriginal people, Saskatoon is "eons ahead" of Winnipeg, which was recently branded... The most expensive home up for sale in Saskatoon right now is on 14th Street with an asking price of $1.7 million.

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  18. Veteran receiver S.J. Green signs contract extension with Montreal AlouettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Brandon Sun

    Montreal Alouettes receiver S.J. Green, second left, poses for phtos with team president Mark Weightman, left, head coach Tom Higgins, second right, and assistant director of football operations Joey Abrams, right, at a news conference Wednesday, January 28, 2015 in Montreal. Green has signed a three year contract extension with the team.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz The eight-year veteran receiver, who was slated to become a free agent Feb. 10, signed a three-year contract extension with the Montreal Alouettes on Wednesday.

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  19. Montreal Alouettes re-sign S.J. Green to contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Globe and Mail

    The eight-year veteran receiver, who was slated to become a free agent Feb. 10, signed a three-year contract extension with the Montreal Alouettes on Wednesday. The deal allows Green, 29, to remain with the only CFL team he has known.

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  20. Going Nowhere: Als lock up WR GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | CFL.ca

    ... touchdowns and 126 receiving yards. He tallied another touchdown a week before in a decisive 50-17 victory over the BC Lions in the Eastern Division Semi-final. As it's been the case throughout his career, Green multiplied spectacular catches all ...

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