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  1. 8 other NFL stars who played in the Canadian Football LeagueRead the original story

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... coming out of Penn State in 2005, Wake was cut by the New York Giants in training camp and ended up playing for the BC Lions in 2007 and 2008, winning the CFL's Outstanding Defensive Player Award both times. He stuck in the NFL after that, signing ...

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  2. Teammates will follow their leader: SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    "Darian's a big pillar in this organization and for this team, so for the organization to get this done now, I think it's important," Simon said after Durant's new deal was announced at the Hotel Saskatchewan.

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  3. Canucks woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Langley Advance

    Baselines Pub manager Natasha Doctor poured a glass for a patron at lunchtime Tuesday.

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  4. Roughriders sign Durant to multi-year contract extensionRead the original story

    Wednesday | Red Deer Advocate

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders signed veteran Darian Durant to a multi-year extension Wednesday after leading the club to just its fourth Grey Cup title last year.

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  5. Report: Could Khalif Mitchell be heading back to BC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CFL.ca

    CFL.ca Staff VANCOUVER -- Veteran defensive tackle Khalif Mitchell could be heading back to the BC Lions after one season with Toronto, according to reports.

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  6. Roughriders sign QB Darian Durant to contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Canada.com

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders signed veteran Darian Durant to a multi-year extension Wednesday after leading the club to just its fourth Grey Cup title last year.

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  7. Abou-Mechrek: Pay CFL players more moneyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Regina Leader Post

    In Murray McCormick's article last week in the Leader-Post, longtime CFLPA rep Angus Reid commented on a topic that should be on the agenda of both sides of the CFLPA-CFL CBA negotiations - making our game more "professional."

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  8. Barclay finalist for BLG AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Brandon Sun

    Brandon's Lisa Barclay, a fourth-year outside hitter with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds, has been named the Canada West conference's nominee for the BLG Award as the top female athlete in Canadian Interuniversity Sport.

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  9. Seven organizations receive Lions fundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Courtenay Comox Valley Record

    Last Wednesday at the Lion's Valley View Estates in Courtenay, the Comox Valley Monarch Lions Club gave a total of $4,000 to seven organizations.

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  10. All hype and no hope for washed-up former NFL starRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In news heard around the world last week, the Montreal Alouettes confirmed former NFL Pro Bowl receiver Chad "formerly known as Ochocinco" Johnson will be working out and attending their mini-camp in Florida, which begins today.

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  11. Buck where he belongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The longtime former CFL quarterback -- and much beloved Bombers alumnus -- has been on the football field this week at Bombers mini-camp, just like he's been every spring at this time for as long as he can remember.

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  12. Obituary: Former Riders general manager Bill Quinter dead at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Regina Leader Post

    Quinter was hired by the Roughriders in December of 1984 and fired, along with head coach Jack Gotta, after the 1986 CFL season.

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  13. Obituary: Former B.C. Lions director of player personnel had long CFL careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Canada.com

    Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach Jack Gotta after being hired by general manager Bill Quinter on Dec. 12, 1984.

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  14. Chad Johnson to workout with Montreal AlouettesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Cincy Jungle

    Johnson, who has been out of football since being publicly released on HBO's Hard Knocks in '12, will work out this week with the CFL's Montreal Alouettes.

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  15. Critical Rolfe Division Showdown with Yale in HanoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Dartmouth Big Green

    The Games: Dartmouth vs. Yale Location: Red Rolfe Field at Biondi Park , Hanover, N.H. First pitches: Saturday, April 12 at noon / Sunday, April 13 at noon Series Record vs. Yale : Bulldogs lead 119-88-1 Video, Audio : Ivy League Digital Network Rolfe Division Showdown Dartmouth finds itself in unfamiliar territory of late, three games off the pace ... (more)

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  16. DeMarco looks to make his mark on new CFL teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Virginian-Pilot

    With a Canadian Football League expansion team to build, the Ottawa RedBlacks have handed an undersized scrapper from Old Dominion a chance to bolster his resume as a ground-up kind of guy.

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  17. Roughriders ride wave of financial successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Star Phoenix

    Riders GM Jim Hopson, a former player, recalls the team's five Grey Cup appearances the 1960s and 1970s as a golden era.

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  18. Matt Norman nets contract extension from B.C. LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | CBC News

    The Lions selected Norman in the third round, No. 22 overall, in the 2012 CFL draft out of the University of Western Ontario.

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  19. Centre of attention: Norman inks extension with LeosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | CFL.ca

    The BC Lions announced this morning that Canadian centre Matt Norman has signed a contract extension through the 2016 season.

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  20. Greg Hickman stands out on FIU’s Pro DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Miami Herald

    ... Green Bay and St. Louis were in attendance. Canadian Football League scouts from Montreal, Winnipeg and the BC Lions (where Dolphins sack specialist Cameron Wake starred for two seasons) also attended. In a doubleheader, the University of Florida ...

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