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  1. Tedford named Lions head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    According to the Canadian Press on Friday, former Calgary Stampeders quarterback Jeff Tedford was named the head coach of the British Columbia Lions . Tedford played for the Stampeders in the 1986 season and completed 17 of 34 passes for 277 yards and three touchdowns.

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  2. Dec 19 11:34 PM Bucs' Tedford, healthy, lands with CFL's B.C. LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Two weeks after he was released from his contract by the Bucs, former offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford was formally introduced Friday as the new head coach of the CFL's B.C. Lions, saying he's healthy and eager to return to coaching. Tedford, 53, underwent a surgical procedure in August to insert two stents near his heart, and after a few weeks of uncertainty, he was placed on indefinite medical leave on Sept.

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  3. The BC Lions have new head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    The BC Lions have officially announced Jeff Tedford as the new head coach of the team. He becomes the 25th man to have the job in franchise history.

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  4. Jeff Tedford takes over as coach of BC LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    The former University of California coach took over as head coach of the B.C. Lions on Friday. He replaced Mike Benevides, fired following B.C.'s 50-17 loss to Montreal in the East Division semifinal.

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  5. Morris: BC acts as a homecoming of sorts for TedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    Moments before he was officially introduced as the B.C. Lions new head coach Friday Jeff Tedford casually strolled around the room introducing himself to people. He shook hands and exchanged a few words with assistant coaches, members of the front office staff, even the media.

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  6. Lions trumpet Tedford timeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Canadian crooner Michael Buble and his wife Luisana Lopilato, who are partners of DOG for DOG presents the BC SPCA with a donation of DOG for DOG treats for shelter pets. New B.C. Lions head coach Jeff Tedford pauses during a news conference at the CFL team's practice facility in Surrey on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.

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  7. B.C. Lions name Jeff Tedford head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Tedford, who played six seasons as a quarterback from 1983-'88 with Hamilton, Calgary, Saskatchewan, and Winnipeg, was named head coach of the B.C. Lions Friday. He replaces Mike Benevides in the position.

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  8. Ullrich: Jeff Tedford chooses B.C. Lions over big bucksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canada.com

    B.C. Lions' new head coach Jeff Tedford, right, signs a contract as general manager Wally Buono looks on during a news conference at the CFL football team's practice facility in Surrey, B.C., on Friday Dec. 19, 2014. Tedford replaces Mike Benevides who was fired at the end of the season Jeff Tedford undoubtedly knew there will always be other lucrative coaching offers in a country that has 10 times the population of Canada, and the salaries to match for those in his line of work.

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  9. CFL player with Manitoba roots visits North End high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    B.C. Lions offensive guard T-Dre Player visited St. John's High School Friday. His mother is from Sagkeeng First Nation.

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  10. B.C. Lions hire Jeff Tedford as new coachRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    Jeff Tedford of the California Golden Bears stands on the sidelines during his game against the Arizona Wildcats at Arizona Stadium on September 25, 2010 in Tucson, Arizona. Tedford, who quarterbacked four CFL teams and got his start in coaching as an assistant with the Calgary Stampeders in 1989, was hired Friday as the B.C. Lions new head coach, replacing the fired Mike Benevides.

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  11. Lions, Tedford agree to new coaching dealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The B.C. Lions announced Friday that Jeff Tedford, a former Canadian Football League quarterback and NCAA head coach, is the new head coach of the B.C. Lions, and will be introduced today at a news conference. "I am excited and honoured to be the head coach of the BC Lions," said Tedford.

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  12. Source: Lions come to terms with TedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A league source says Tedford has agreed to terms to become the new head coach of the B.C. Lions and will be introduced today at a news conference in Vancouver. Tedford played six seasons as a quarterback in the CFL with Hamilton, Calgary, Saskatchewan, and Winnipeg from 1983 to '88.

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  13. B.C. Lions confirm they have hired Jeff Tedford as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... Lions, and will be introduced today at a news conference. "I am excited and honoured to be the head coach of the BC Lions," said Tedford. "The Canadian Football League has remained close to my heart since my days as a player and as an assistant in ...

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  14. Chapdelaine named Riders' next offensive coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    ... offensive coordinator. The 53-year-old went on to spend 10 of the next 11 seasons (2003-2006, 2008-2013) with the BC Lions, including six years as offensive coordinator. He spent the 2007 season with the Edmonton Eskimos as assistant head coach and ...

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  15. Lions name Jeff Tedford their next head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CFL.ca

    The BC Lions ended their head coaching search Friday, announcing that former CFL quarterback and coach Jeff Tedford will become the 25th head coach in team history. Tedford quarterbacked four teams during his CFL playing career, then coached on current BC Lions Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Wally Buono's coaching staff in Calgary from 1989 to 1991.

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  16. Tedford to be named Lions' head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Jeff Tedford has agreed to a new coaching contract with the B.C. Lions that will pay him much less than the $2.44 million US he made in 2012 with the University of California Golden Bears. Jeff Tedford undoubtedly knew there will always be other lucrative coaching offers in a country that has 10 times the population of Canada, and the salaries to match for those in his line of work.

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  17. Roughriders hire veteran coach Chapdelaine to be offensive co-ordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    He started his CFL coaching career in 2001 with the Calgary Stampeders as a special-teams co-ordinator/receivers coach and became the team's offensive co-ordinator the next season. Chapdelaine, 53, spent 10 seasons with the B.C. Lions, including six years as offensive co-ordinator.

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  18. Eight nonprofits for B.C. outdoor enthusiasts looking to give back this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    I swear, if this Transit Tax passes, I'm going to go out of my way to buy everything I can outside the 'region'. We were stuck in the Beta 5 parking lot this afternoon and I helped you move your car out..

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  19. Chapdelaine joins Riders' coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    ... Stampeders in 2001. The 53-year-old went on to spend ten of the next 11 seasons (2003-2006, 2008-2013) with the BC Lions including six years as offensive co-ordinator. He spent the 2007 season with the Edmonton Eskimos as assistant head coach and ...

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  20. Roughriders hire Jacques Chapdelaine as offensive co-ordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    The veteran CFL assistant is a two-time Grey Cup champion as offensive co-ordinator with the B.C. Lions. The Riders have been shaking up their coaching staff in recent days following a disappointing season.

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