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  1. Life & Times: Dentist, dog trainer and former Edmonton Eskimo was 'curiosity, plus'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... skier, golfer and prize-winning dog trainer. A skilled jazz pianist, he also played football for the Edmonton Eskimos. "He was curiosity, plus. He just had to find out about things," said Dunsworth's wife of 66 years, Berenice Dunsworth. "He was a ...

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

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    ... as offensive co-ordinator. In 2007, he was an assistant head coach and offensive co-ordinator with the Edmonton Eskimos. He succeeds George Cortez as offensive co-ordinator in Saskatchewan. The Roughriders finished third in the West Division last ...

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  3. Foley glad to remain with RoughridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Phoenix

    ... was named the team's most outstanding Canadian. Following Saskatchewan's season-ending, 18-10 loss to the Edmonton Eskimos in the West Division semifinal, Foley and other veterans spoke in the locker-room and vowed to return in 2015. Despite those ...

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  4. Veteran Jackson leads three Esks re-signingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CFL.ca

    Paris Jackson isn't done providing stable veteran leadership for the Edmonton Eskimos, as the team announced a contract extension on Thursday. The 34-year-old Jackson joined the Eskimos late in October after spending most of 2014 with the Ottawa REDBLACKS, making an impact down the stretch and in the playoffs.

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  5. Howard, Washington extended by EskimosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CFL.ca

    The Edmonton Eskimos crossed two more big names off their future free agent list, announcing they've re-signed Marcus Howard and Tony Washington to contract extensions. Both are an important part of an Esks' core that thrived in 2014 under first-year head coach Chris Jones, as Washington played left tackle and helped keep Mike Reilly on his feet throughout a successful offensive season.

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  6. Oilers fire Dallas Eakins as head coach, new-coach 'spikes' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The London Free Press

    Oilers GM Craig MacTavish announced the firing of Dallas Eakins as the team's head coach at the Oilers office Monday. Dallas Eakins was fired as coach of the Edmonton Oilers Monday by GM Craig MacTavish who will take over as interim head coach until he decides to replace himself with OKC Barons head coach Todd Nelson as interim head coach for the rest of the season.

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  7. Edmonton: Adage-free since 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Globe and Mail

    City of Edmonton sign with the City of Champions removed from it, in Edmonton Alberta December 14, 2014. Jason Franson for The Globe and Mail.

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  8. Vanstone: Riders facing age-old problem for next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Star Phoenix

    Rob Bagg, left, of the Saskatchewan Roughriders is one of the many thirtysomethings who will potentially be on the roster for the 2015 season. On Nov. 16, for example, Chamblin met the media following an 18-10 loss to the host Edmonton Eskimos in the CFL's West Division semifinal.

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  9. In hopes of renewal, Edmonton drops 'City of Champions' mottoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Globe and Mail

    ... will be no replacement - the change drops a link with the glorious '80s when the Oilers and football's Edmonton Eskimos seemed unstoppable. The slogan's origins are murky, but most accounts say it was coined after the city's response to a deadly ...

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  10. Eskimos extend contracts of pending free agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | SLAM! Sports

    Shamawd Chambers catches a pass during Edmonton Eskimos' training camp at Commonwealth Fieldhouse in Edmonton Monday, June 9, 2014. On Friday, the 2014 CFL West Division runners-up announced the signing of starting import defensive halfback Marcell Young, who is coming off of 43 tackles, four knockdowns, an interception and two sacks in his fourth year in the league.

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  11. Chambers, Rottier among four re-signed by EsksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | CFL.ca

    The Edmonton Eskimos kicked off their off-season with a flurry of activity on Friday, signing four players to contract extensions, including soon-to-be free agent Marcell Young. Offensive lineman Simeon Rottier, safety Corbin Sharun and wide receiver Shamawd Chambers are also among the signings, as General Manager Ed Hervey looks to solidify an already-strong core in Edmonton.

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  12. Top 15 games to remember from 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | CFL.ca

    A late October clash between the Alouettes and REDBLACKS had less to do with any playoff implications than what had just happened off the field in both Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. and the city of Ottawa.

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  13. The secrets of magicRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | St. Albert Gazette

    Sorcery is afoot this day at the Gazette office. Dressed in a fancy suit and equipped with a magic wand, the arch-mage Henry Parker has arrived to flaunt the laws of physics with the help of a young audience assembled for this occasion.

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  14. Esks' All-Star core something to build onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | CFL.ca

    The Edmonton Eskimos aren't where they want to be just yet, but it appears they're on the right track. When Ed Hervey took over as general manager and later hired replaced Kavis Reed with Chris Jones at head coach, the Eskimos began building a sturdy concrete foundation on which to build future success.

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  15. Former Auburn staffer Phillip Lolley returns from CFL season with new perspective on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Alabama Live

    ... running full speed at the line of scrimmage before the snap? After a season spent helping turn around the Edmonton Eskimos in the CFL, Lolley had gotten so used to the Canadian game's speed that the game he'd coached in Alabama for most of his ...

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  16. Living the dream: Strength and conditioning coach making a difference for Acadia athletesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Nova News Now

    ... Bowl all-star game, which may have cost him a chance to be drafted to the CFL. That summer, he made the Edmonton Eskimos anyway, as an undrafted free agent. He started 12 games that season and ended up playing two seasons with Edmonton. He returned ...

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  17. Vanstone: Roughriders should calm downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Star Phoenix

    ... from the 11-7 slate of 2013). The Roughriders' 2014 campaign ended with an 18-10 loss to the host Edmonton Eskimos in the West Division semifinal on Nov. 16. Thereafter, the only game left was the blame game. Blame quarterback Darian Durant for ...

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  18. Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Kerry Joseph announces his retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Star Phoenix

    ... in Saskatchewan. He also spent time with the Ottawa Renegades (2003-'05), Toronto Argonauts (2008-'09) and Edmonton Eskimos (2010-'13). Joseph's best season in the CFL was arguably the 2005 campaign with the Renegades. That year he set career highs ...

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  19. Roughriders QB Kerry Joseph retires againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | CBC News

    ... in Saskatchewan. He also spent time with the Ottawa Renegades (2003-'05), Toronto Argonauts (2008-'09) and Edmonton Eskimos (2010-'13). Joseph's best season in the CFL was arguably the 2005 campaign with the Renegades. That year he set career highs ...

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  20. Denmark lone Blue Bomber on all-star squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... is voted upon by the members of the Football Reporters of Canada and the league's nine head coaches. The Edmonton Eskimos had seven all-stars, the Grey Cup champion Calgary Stampeders had five all-stars, the Toronto Argonauts had four all-stars, the ...

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