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  1. Singers game for Eskimos' anthem challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... McDavid. Judges Morley Scot, left, Derek Allen and Steph Hansen listen to the finalists auditioning at the Edmonton Eskimos Fresh New Voice Anthem Auditions at West Edmonton Mall on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Seven winners will be chosen to sing the ...

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  2. The evergrowing Wally Buono coaching treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CFL.ca

    Under head coach Lary Kuharich in 1989, the Stamps had posted a respectable 10-8 record and finished second in the West Division but the season ended like every other season in the 1980s as Calgary was unable to win a playoff game. So general manager Normie Kwong made a change, turning the coaching reins over to Wally Buono, one of Kuharich's assistants in 1989.

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  3. Checking Down: Passaglia, Chris Williams and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CFL.ca

    While mini-camps continued with the Eskimos and Blue Bombers in Florida, the biggest splash of the week was made by the Ottawa REDBLACKS, who made a major signing in Chris Williams. With player signings, mini-camps and some interesting debate among players, see what's making news this week around the CFL with the latest edition of Checking Down : The Lions held free agent camps last weekend in Atlanta and Washington D.C., giving hidden talented players the opportunity to dazzle scouts and earn an invite to the team's mini-camp later this month.

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  4. MacKinnon: Eskimos reward Hervey with contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Edmonton Journal

    The Edmonton Eskimos announced on April 23, 2015 that General Manager Ed Hervey's contract has been extended and he has also been named Vice-President of Football Operations for the CFL club. Video by Larry Wong, Edmonton Journal.

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  5. Eskimos extend Hervey's contract through 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Edmonton Journal

    ... Oilers. Video by Ryan Jackson, edmontonjournal.com EDMONTON - On the heels of a 12-6 season that saw the Edmonton Eskimos get within a win of playing for the Grey Cup, the Canadian Football League team announced on Thursday that it wants to see more ...

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  6. Eskimos, GM Hervey agree to contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CFL.ca

    ... leadership is integral to the health and success of this club," says Len Rhodes, President and CEO of the Edmonton Eskimos. "Every decision Ed makes is with the goal of long-term success on-field and making a positive impact in the community. He has ...

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  7. Eskimos give general manager Ed Hervey contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Globe and Mail

    Edmonton Eskimos general manager Ed Hervey looks over Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton on August 1, 2013. Edmonton Eskimos general manager Ed Hervey looks over Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton on August 1, 2013.

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  8. New Edmonton Eskimos receiver at Florida mini-camp: 'I'm here to work'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Edmonton Journal

    Kenny Stafford has one simple request to make of the fans of the new team that he plays for." Just give me a chance," said the Edmonton Eskimos receiver, who turns 25 on Monday.

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  9. Edmonton Eskimos autograph sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Edmonton Journal

    Megan Williams, 10 and her brother Dallas, 8. get their jerseys signed Saturday by wide receiver Nate Coehoorn at the Eskimos Team Store at Commonwealth Stadium. Many fans brought their kids to sign them up for the Eskimos Kids Club.

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  10. Chapman making push for NLL playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Prince George Citizen

    ... like his father Kurt, a six-foot-four, 240-pound football centre who played two seasons in the CFL for the Edmonton Eskimos in1985-86. Chapman's size and speed are huge assets playing in the NLL against the best box lacrosse players in the world. ...

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  11. CFL players, Grey Cup to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Alouette and Edmonton Eskimo kicker Damon Duval and former CFL journeyman Fred Perry (Toronto Argonauts, Edmonton Eskimos, Ottawa Renegades, Calgary Stampeders, Saskatchewan Roughriders and Winnipeg Blue Bombers) will be in attendance at the event ...

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  12. Stampeders sign Burnett from EskimosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    According to the Canadian Press on Friday, the Calgary Stampeders signed defensive back Joe Burnett from the Edmonton Eskimos . Burnett was cut last week by the Eskimos after only playing in five games in 2014 because of a leg injury.

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  13. Not a Battle, more of a Shutdown of AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Edmonton Journal

    ... said he couldn't recall usage of the phrase being an issue prior to games they've promoted against the Edmonton Eskimos, but he also noted that these days, the Labour Day Classic has become the signature pitch rather than the Battle of Alberta. ...

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  14. Q&A: Esks GM Hervey talks about rule changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | CFL.ca

    EDMONTON The CFL Board of Governors voted to approve several rule changes on Wednesday in Toronto, several of which have the potential to create substantial change in 2015. A faster-paced, less predictable and more exciting product is always the end goal in these discussions, and Edmonton Eskimos general manager Ed Hervey says all three of those things are in store as a result of this off-season's changes.

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  15. CFL is coming to Courtenay for May campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the event. Among those scheduled to attend are Parksville-born, offensive lineman Justin Sorenson of the Edmonton Eskimos, BC Lions safety JR Larose and linebacker Jason Arakgi, Winnipeg Blue Bombers fullback Tim Cronk and Edmonton slotback Paris ...

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  16. MacKinnon: Proposed rule changes should increase CFL scoring, excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Edmonton Journal

    Yes, the thinkers behind proposed Canadian Football League rules changes want to goose up scoring, but just as important, they want fans stapled to their couches or their stadium seats, cupholders and all, when historically automatic plays like converts occur. Under a proposal unveiled late Thursday in Toronto by Glen Johnson, the CFL's vice-president of officiating, the point after a touchdown will be anything but a foregone conclusion.

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  17. CFL making 'significant' changes to increase scoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The London Free Press

    A CFL official is seen as the Edmonton Eskimos take on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013.

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  18. Shakir Bell signs with EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Former Indiana State All-American running back Shakir Bell is finally going to get his chance to play professional football. Bell informed Sports 10 he's signed with the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League.

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  19. Edmonton regional combine produces four prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Now in its third year, the Canadian Football League's regional combines have a survival-of-the-fittest feel to them. There's no sugar-coating the competitive nature of these camps, which are held for draft-eligible Canadian-born football players and free agents who haven't already been invited to the league's national combine this Friday through Sunday at Toronto.

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  20. Eskimos head coach at home on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Edmonton Eskimos head coach Chris Jones was always busy on the sidelines during Canadian Football League games in the 2014 season. The Edmonton Eskimos head coach's off-season sounds less like downtime and more like a different version of the Canadian Football League's regular-season grind.

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