2017 Training Camp

Yell: “I’m excited to show the world what they missed.”

June 14, 2017 | Matt Baker
Lions defensive back Ronnie Yell is excited for his first game action since the broken foot he suffered last August. He talks about the secondary in Kamloops.

Camp Breaks | One Goal Down

June 14, 2017 | Matt Baker
They survived the three weeks of two-a-days, endless meetings and meticulous film sessions. Now the quest is on for the 2017 edition of the BC Lions to write their own story. After a remarkable ...

Buono: “We created a challenge of gladiators.”

June 13, 2017 | Matt Baker
Wally Buono talks about a couple of new practice methods they have added in Kamloops. The GM/head coach also says they will not treat Friday’s contest with Saskatchewan as a pre-season game.

Baker’s Dozen | First Year Standouts In Kamloops

June 13, 2017 | Matt Baker
Call them whatever you want. Diamonds in the rough. Surprises. Hidden gems. You can scan the current roster and quickly realize names like Elimimian, Lulay, Arceneaux, Burnham and Yell, just to ...

DeQuin Evans: “I’m super hungry to win!”

June 12, 2017 | Matt Baker
Defensive end DeQuin Evans does not hold back his excitement about his new team and the prospects for 2017. Evans loves the the linemen battling on both sides of the ball.

Shaq Johnson: “I love being back out there with my brothers.”

June 12, 2017 | Matt Baker
Wide receiver Shaq Johnson talks about his second training camp and his ability to perform after suffering a hamstring injury early on in Kamloops.

Alex Ross | The Long Road To BC

June 11, 2017 | Matt Baker
He is Coastal Carolina’s all-time leader in passing yards, completions and touchdowns. He earned a mini-camp tryout with the Atlanta Falcons in 2016; the same team he grew up idolizing as a kid ...

BC Lions Trim Roster By 12

June 10, 2017 | Matt Baker
The BC Lions Football Club announced the release of 12 players on Saturday morning: QB Keith Price (I) DL Harold Brantley (I) DL Edward Godin (N) OL Vincent Brown (I) OL Quinn Horton (N) OL Evan ...

Training Camp Day 12 Report | Back To The Drawing Board

June 8, 2017 | Matt Baker
Wally Buono didn’t hold anything back when he said his players needed a better effort than what they showed in Tuesday’s pre-season loss at Calgary. The good news is they still have a ...

Micah Awe | Man Of Many Talents

June 8, 2017 | Matt Baker
Don’t let the on field swagger and focus fool you: Micah Awe is anything but a one trick pony. The product of Texas Tech has expertise far beyond football. In fact, he has already gotten started ...

Maxx Forde: “We saw some good things. We’re going to get after it.”

June 8, 2017 | Matt Baker
Defensive lineman Maxx Forde talks about the job they did in Calgary and what they can take to use for the last few days in Kamloops.

Fan Fest 2017: Tonight In Kamloops!

June 7, 2017 | digitalteam
The BC Lions are pleased to invite fans to the club’s 2017 FanFest presented by BCLC this Saturday, June 10th from 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm at Hillside Stadium in Kamloops, site of the team’s 2017 ...

Breaking Down The Receivers

June 7, 2017 | Matt Baker
We won’t dub them “The Greatest Show On Canadian Turf” just yet. That would be disrespectful to the old St. Louis Rams squad with Isaac Bruce, Torey Holt and company. But when you factor in the ...

Breaking Down The Quarterbacks

June 5, 2017 | Brian Helberg
Khari Jones was one of the most dominant quarterbacks of his generation and he has done a fantastic job since being hired as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the BC Lions in ...

Training Camp Day 8 Report | Intensity Heats Up

June 4, 2017 | Matt Baker
Perhaps it’s a good thing select members of this training camp roster only have to wait until Tuesday to hit someone in another uniform. That’s because the intensity and competitiveness of camp ...

TJ Lee: “It’s not easy to come back, but I am progressing.”

June 4, 2017 | Matt Baker
Defensive back TJ Lee talks about the first week of camp after his rehab from last season’s achilles injury. He has enjoyed battling with the fellow vets and youngsters in the secondary,

Arceneaux: “Everyone’s temper and patience grows thin.”

June 4, 2017 | Matt Baker
Manny Arceneaux talks about the intensity heating up in Kamloops. The nine-year veteran also talks about how he still approaches every camp like it is his first.

Breaking Down The Special Teams

June 3, 2017 | Brian Helberg
Marcello Simmons took over as the special teams coordinator for the BC Lions prior to the 2016 season and he immediately elevated the unit from good to great in his debut season. Following a ...

McDonald | The Next Generation

June 3, 2017 | Matt Baker
Tevin McDonald looks right at home in his first CFL camp, and that shouldn’t surprise anyone. After all, there was the productive college career, split between UCLA and Eastern Washington. A year ...

Chris Williams: “I look forward to ramping it up.”

June 3, 2017 | Matt Baker
Dynamic receiver Chris Williams on returning to limited practice duty and the timetable for expanding his participation after rehab from ACL surgery last October.