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  1. CFL Gives Michael Sam the Opportunity That NFL Wouldn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Whenever you mention the name Michael Sam , what follows is a thermonuclear explosion on Twitter and in message boards. There is something about an openly gay football player that causes some people to absolutely lose their minds.

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  2. Jorgen Hus is set for his homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    ... West football, he signed with the NFL's St. Louis Rams in April of 2013. Even after he was selected by the Edmonton Eskimos in the fourth round (31st overall) of the 2013 CFL draft, he decided to keep trying his luck in the NFL. Tryouts with the ...

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  3. Hus set for his Roughriders homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    ... West football, he signed with the NFL's St. Louis Rams in April of 2013. Even after he was selected by the Edmonton Eskimos in the fourth round (31st overall) of the 2013 CFL draft, he decided to keep trying his luck in the NFL. Tryouts with the ...

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  4. Bell, MLSE chairman Tanenbaum buy CFL's ArgonautsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Globe and Mail

    ... games were held at Exhibition Stadium, the last being in November, 1982, when 54,741 spectators watched the Edmonton Eskimos beat Toronto 32-16 in a game affectionately dubbed "the Rain Bowl." The transaction is expected to close Dec. 31 with BCE ...

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  5. Bell, MLSE chair announce purchase of Toronto ArgonautsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CTV

    ... games were held at Exhibition Stadium, the last being in November 1982 when 54,741 spectators watched the Edmonton Eskimos beat Toronto 32-16 in a game affectionately dubbed "The Rain Bowl." The transaction is expected to close Dec. 31 with Bell and ...

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  6. Hus signs with RoughridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Regina Leader Post

    Hus was acquired by the Riders on May 11 along with a third round selection in the 2016 CFL Draft from Edmonton. In exchange the Riders sent national wide receiver Cory Watson and a second round selection in the 2016 CFL Draft to the Eskimos.

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  7. By the Numbers: CFL Supplemental DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CFL.ca

    TORONTO Even though the CFL Draft has come and gone there is still new Canadian talent hoping their name will be called. The CFL Supplemental Draft features a much smaller draft pool to choose from because of its nature.

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  8. Bell, MLSE chairman Tanenbaum announce purchase of CFL's ArgonautsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 680News

    ... games were held at Exhibition Stadium, the last being in November 1982 when 54,741 spectators watched the Edmonton Eskimos beat Toronto 32-16 in a game affectionately dubbed "The Rain Bowl." The transaction is expected to close Dec. 31 with Bell and ...

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  9. Roughriders special teams needing a rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Phoenix

    ... touchdowns during the 2014 season, including an 84-yard punt return for a major by Kendial Lawrence in the Edmonton Eskimos' 18-10 victory over Saskatchewan in the West Division semifinal. The Roughriders expect to get increased special-teams ...

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  10. Reboot needed for Riders' special teams | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Star Phoenix

    ... touchdowns during the 2014 season, including an 84-yard punt return for a major by Kendial Lawrence in the Edmonton Eskimos' 18-10 victory over Saskatchewan in the West Division semifinal. The Roughriders expect to get increased specialteams ...

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  11. Former Langley Rams selected in CFL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Langley Times

    ... in the Canadian Football League draft on May 12. Linebacker Adam Konar went in the third round to the Edmonton Eskimos while receiver Daniel English was taken in the sixth round by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. English was tied for the B.C. Football ...

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  12. 3-for-3: The CFL Draft's biggest moversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | CFL.ca

    TORONTO One of the great mysteries of any draft is how teams rank players on their draft board. Every few years, a "can't-miss" prospect comes along which every team clamours for.

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  13. Eskimos release Guyton; sign Medeiros and PencerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | CFL.ca

    The Edmonton Eskimos made a little more space in their receiving corps on Thursday, announcing the release of international slotback AJ Guyton. Guyton signed as a free agent on Feb. 20, 2014, and in 14 games he recorded 43 receptions for 402 yards with three touchdowns and six carries for 18 yards.

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  14. Inuit elder Peter Irniq brings his wisdom to WolfvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Nova News Now

    Irniq has spent much of his adult life explaining to southerners that, "someone else called us that. I told them Edmonton is the place to go if you want to see Eskimos."

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  15. Long, winding road leads Johnson back to EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Edmonton Journal

    ... over the phone on Wednesday, the morning after the latest turn in his winding football journey when the Edmonton Eskimos selected him in the fourth round of the CFL Canadian draft. Johnson led the McNally High School Tigers, competing at the Tier II ...

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  16. Eskimos choose Laval's huge Groulx to fill void on O-lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Edmonton Journal

    Ryan King and Adarius Bowman of the Edmonton Eskimos talk about training the next generation of football stars while at the Eskimos Amateur Football Camp on May 11, 2015. Video by Topher Seguin/Edmonton Journal "I'm a tough guy," the Edmonton Eskimos' first-round draft pick said over the phone from Quebec City on Tuesday night, with a party buzzing in the background.

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  17. Eskimos add to offensive line at 2015 CFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2013 | GlobalNews

    Eskimos GM Ed Hervey made it clear on Monday that acquiring offensive linemen was a priority, and the Eskimos stayed true to that in tonight's CFL Canadian Draft. The Eskimos took offensive lineman Danny Groulx with the seventh pick in the first round.

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  18. Eskimos acquire veteran receiver Watson from RoughridersRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Star Phoenix

    ... Watson had 2,217 yards and six TDs in 67 career games with the Blue Bombers. (John Woods/CP) EDMONTON - The Edmonton Eskimos acquired Canadian receiver Cory Watson and a 2016 second-round pick from the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Monday for the ...

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  19. Edmonton Eskimos tweet about Calgary Flames causes a stirRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | GlobalNews

    A short message from the Eskimos' Twitter account Sunday night seems to have raised the ire of Calgarians while getting a thumbs down from some Edmontonians as well. The tweet - sent at 11:15 p.m. May 10 after the Anaheim Ducks eliminated the Flames - contained the hashtag #QuackQuackQuack and tagged both the Flames' and Stampeders' Twitter accounts.

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  20. West Trade Winds: Eskimos acquire Cory WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CFL.ca

    CFL.ca Staff EDMONTON -- Cory Watson's move west is going just a little bit further, after the Edmonton Eskimos announced on Monday they've acquired the veteran national slotback in a trade with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Going back the other way are the rights to national long-snapper Jorgen Hus and a third round pick in the 2016 CFL Canadian Draft.

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