2021 Training Camp

Camp Notebook | Q & A With Neil McEvoy

July 27, 2021 | Matt Baker
As 2021 BC Lions Training Camp enters its final two days in Kamloops, sat down with Leos Co-general manager and director of football operations Neil McEvoy over breakfast for a ...

Camp Notebook | Gamboa Eager For Round Two With Lions

July 26, 2021 | Steven Chang
“Hey, what’s good with y’all? I’m Victor Gamboa, born and raised in Tacoma, Washington. I went to Eastern Washington University. Fun fact about me: I’m a first generation anything sports in my ...

Spill The Tea | Norman Brothers

July 25, 2021 | Matt Baker
Who was the bigger mama’s boy? Who would win in a fight? Phil and Marcus Norman are here with the latest edition of Spill The Tea, presented by Twisted Tea!

Camp Notebook | Scrimmage Two Recap

July 24, 2021 | Matt Baker
With only four days of full on-field work remaining in Kamloops, BC Lions veterans and rookies hit it hard Saturday morning at Hillside for their second of three team scrimmages. Without any ...

Reilly Soldiers Through Camp With Mother Rhonda On His Mind

July 23, 2021 | Matt Baker
Rhonda Reilly is never far away in spirit. On Saturday, July 24th, what would have been her 60th birthday, she’ll be even closer in the heart and mind of her son, Michael as he honours her memory ...

Camp Notebook | Hatcher Catching On

July 22, 2021 | Matt Baker
Keon Hatcher knows what it takes to rise to the occasion. Whether it was a big performance for Arkansas in 2016 where he caught two touchdowns against number one ranked Alabama, or clutching up ...

Training Camp July 21 | Rick Campbell

July 21, 2021 | Matt Baker
Head coach Rick Campbell on Claudell Louis taking over a bigger role coaching the defensive line and how the players have conducted themselves throughout this camp.

Camp Notebook | ‘Last Chance U’ Bonner Enjoys New Chapter

July 21, 2021 | Steven Chang
It’s a new chapter for Tim Bonner. The star in the second season of the acclaimed Netflix series, “Last Chance U” arrived in Kamloops with a mindset of making the final roster that’ll be ...

Camp Notebook | Big Takeaways Through 10 Days

July 20, 2021 | Matt Baker
It has had the look and feel of a Lions training camp like no other. Nearly 100 players on the field to start, all kinds of COVID protocols and that minor detail of the majority of players trying ...

Training Camp July 20 | Rick Campbell

July 20, 2021 | Matt Baker
Head coach Rick Campbell on getting a full practice in and what he likes about a few of the newcomers to this squad in 2021 camp.

Lions Trim Roster By 12

July 19, 2021 | Matt Baker
The BC Lions Football Club announced today the following players have been released from the training camp roster:   QB D’Angelo Fulford (A) LB Kendall Futrell (A) DB Damon Hayes (A) DL ...

Camp Notebook | ‘Big Game’ Powell Turning Heads

July 19, 2021 | Matt Baker
If you like your American CFL camp rookies to have plenty of big-game experience, look no further than Tyvis Powell. For starters, the hard-hitting safety was Defensive MVP in Ohio State’s ...

Camp Notebook | Scrimmage One Recap

July 17, 2021 | Matt Baker
The first of three full team scrimmages- roughly 50 or so plays involving various situations- is in the books from Hillside Stadium. And if one had any doubt as to just how hungry these men are ...

Camp Notebook | Young Draft Picks Making Impression

July 16, 2021 | Matt Baker
Everyone in CFL circles is feeling like a kid on Christmas morning these days. Rob Ralph is another one with the look of an individual who received every item on his list before snagging an extra ...

Camp Notebook | Rouse Draws Inspiration From Life Threatening Incident

July 14, 2021 | Matt Baker
“I’ve got a story to tell. I was shot in the head.” That’s not how you expect to start a conversation with a Lions training camp hopeful. With that, we present you the ...

Camp Notebook | Ryker, O-Line Enjoy Early Bond

July 13, 2021 | Matt Baker
There were some Blizzards in the Kamloops forecast for Tuesday afternoon. About 16 in total, if we’re being precise. As offensive line coach Kelly Bates and his group of big men were ...

Camp Notebook | Lucky Looks To Charm

July 12, 2021 | Matt Baker
It could be argued that this Lions squad being shaped in Kamloops already had enough playmakers on offence. But even with just one full practice under their belts heading into a stretch of ...

Training Camp July 12 | Michael Reilly

July 12, 2021 | Matt Baker
Michael Reilly on the first few days of Kamloops and what the group is looking to accomplish day by day.

Training Camp July 12 | Lucky Whitehead

July 12, 2021 | Matt Baker
Lucky Whitehead on his first LIons camp, experience in previous stops in the NFL and what he’s looking to bring to this Lions offence.

Training Camp July 12 | Rick Campbell

July 12, 2021 | Matt Baker
Head coach Rick Campbell on how night practice will do good for the squad and what he has seen through two days and film sessions so far.