Matt Baker

Combine Notebook | Claybrooks Watches With Keen Eye

March 24, 2019 | Matt Baker
Toronto, ON- On the surface, it’s yet another ‘first time as a head coach’ endeavour. Yet for DeVone Claybrooks, the 2019 CFL National Combine is far from his first rodeo when ...

Combine Notebook | UBC Pivot Ready To Show Stuff

March 22, 2019 | Matt Baker
Toronto, ON- As he continues in his quest to add more Canadian content to the CFL’s quarterback club, Michael O’Connor continues to use the guidance of a mentor he gained in Kamloops. Flashback ...

Combine Notebook | GM Ed Hervey On The Process

March 20, 2019 | Matt Baker
The art of player evaluation has its unorthodox practices, specifically when it comes to the interview room. Ed Hervey can attest to that. As an athletic wide receiver out of the USC Trojans, ...

Combine Notebook | Chungh Goes Down Memory Lane

March 18, 2019 | Matt Baker
He was a highly touted prospect out of the University of Calgary AKA the offensive lineman factory. But that’s not to suggest Sukh Chungh didn’t approach the 2015 CFL Combine as if he ...

Another Look At The Schedule

March 12, 2019 | Matt Baker
67 days. As of this writing, that is the official countdown to 2019 training camp in Kamloops. The addition of quarterback Mike Reilly and several other key pieces added to the Lions roster in ...

Drew Tate Was Born To Coach

March 11, 2019 | Matt Baker
His first cup of coffee in the coaching fraternity was a short and somewhat eye-opening experience as a defensive analyst at Coastal Carolina University. “It was a desk job, ...

Tributes Pour In For Travis Lulay

February 28, 2019 | Matt Baker
He is third all-time in passing yards for the franchise and is the only quarterback to hoist the Grey Cup and win CFL Most Outstanding Player in BC Lions colours. And on the day Travis Lulay ...

Aaron Grymes | A Key Piece Of Emerald City Pie

February 26, 2019 | Matt Baker
It may have come six years later than he originally anticipated, but the journey to British Columbia is complete for Aaron Grymes. Quick history lesson: the athletic defensive back out of the ...

Jevon Cottoy | From St. Vincent To The BC Lions

February 21, 2019 | Matt Baker
Jevon Cottoy’s unorthodox path to pro football isn’t unlike many others. But considering where he came from, it’s hard to not marvel at the fact he’s made it this far. The ...