Matt Baker

Lions Sign American Linebacker Omar Fortt

18 hours ago | Matt Baker
The BC Lions announced today that American linebacker Omar Fortt has been signed to the practice roster. Fortt (6-1, 200 lbs)- suited up in 39 games at the University Connecticut from 2017-21, ...

Lions Defence Reaching New Heights To Begin 2022

June 26, 2022 | Matt Baker
The numbers through two games are staggering. Nine forced turnovers, 18 points allowed and just one touchdown surrendered in 26 total series.’ Making plays at the most opportune moments has ...

Bakes’ Game Takes | BC 44 TOR 3

June 25, 2022 | Matt Baker
Another week, another convincing win. And after this one, we think the rest of the CFL should be on notice. What’s more impressive is the fact they got it done despite losing three key ...

Game Notes | Week 3 Vs. Toronto

June 23, 2022 | Matt Baker

Lions Sign Multi-Skilled Wide Receiver Shai Ross

June 23, 2022 | Matt Baker
The BC Lions this afternoon announced that National wide receiver Shai Ross has signed with the team. Ross, 28, was selected in round five (40th overall) by Edmonton in the 2019 CFL Draft and ...

Game Preview | Lions vs. Argonauts

June 23, 2022 | Matt Baker
It may only be a one-game sample size. Yet the early returns on this 2022 Lions offence suggest the sky could be the limit. Look no further than the 59-15 drubbing of the Edmonton Elks in week ...

BC Lions Appoint Duane Vienneau As Chief Operating Officer

June 22, 2022 | Matt Baker
The BC Lions Football Club announced today that Duane Vienneau has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, effective August 2, 2022. Vienneau has enjoyed an extensive career in professional ...

Clutch McCallum Has One Heck Of Hall Of Fame Story

June 21, 2022 | Matt Baker
No one ever forgets where they were when they received The Call. For Lions and CFL legend Paul McCallum, we love to call him Clutch, getting the notification he is headed to the Canadian Football ...

Paul McCallum And Dave Ritchie Get Call To Hall

June 21, 2022 | Matt Baker
2022 Class also includes builder Roy Shivers and Ed Willes in the media wing (Vancouver)- The BC Lions are honoured to congratulate kicker Paul McCallum and head coach Dave Ritchie on being ...

Lions Sign Wyoming All-Time Leading Rusher Brian Hill

June 20, 2022 | Matt Baker
The BC Lions announced today that American running back Brian Hill has signed with the team. Hill, 26, moves north following five NFL seasons spent mostly with the Atlanta Falcons who selected ...