Mini-Camp Report | Shaun Wick Chapter Two

May 16, 2019 | Matt Baker
Football has provided many different things to many different players. For Lions’ running back hopeful Shaun Wick, it was an escape from a not always easy childhood in Ventura, ...

Mini-Camp Report | Global Players Begin CFL Dreams

May 15, 2019 | Matt Baker
The CFL’s relationship with Mexico may still be fresh and hard for some to get used to, but it’s been 27 years in the making for Gerardo Alvarez. When asked in a chat with ...

Bulked Up Peirson Ready For More In Year Two

May 6, 2019 | Matt Baker
With the first training camp practice more than two weeks away, Andrew Peirson was back in the facility as if last season never ended. Following an intense weight room session, it was a quick ...

Stokes Ready To Run With Lions

May 4, 2019 | Lindsey Horsting
Familiar with the Lions stomping grounds, Keith Stokes made visits to Vancouver during his seven-year playing career in the CFL. Now the new B.C. Lions Special Teams and Offensive Assistant is ...

Mike Reilly | Settled in BC And Eager To Play

April 18, 2019 | Matt Baker
It’s no debate that he has, so far at least, accomplished more as a member of the Edmonton Eskimos than the BC Lions. When all is said and done though, that definitely remains to be seen. ...

Reunited With Old Pals, Peters Excited For Chance To Win

April 9, 2019 | Matt Baker
He won a Grey Cup championship with the Edmonton Eskimos in 2015 and was part of a Clemson Tigers squad that shut down Odell Beckham Jr. and LSU in the 2012 Chick-fil-A- Bowl. Yet if Garry Peters ...

DC Just Wants To Play | “People Haven’t Seen The Best Of Me Yet.”

April 5, 2019 | Matt Baker
Expectations don’t always meet reality. As a six-year veteran of the CFL, Duron Carter knows exactly how that works. So it’s safe to say the charismatic wide receiver knows there is ...

Big O Looks Back With No Regrets

April 4, 2019 | Matt Baker
When chatting about the difficult decision to walk away from pro football, Jovan Olafioye couldn’t help but reflect on how his path to Canada began. Flashback to a BC Lions open workout in ...

Pride Of Jackson’s Point Ready For Year Two

April 2, 2019 | Matt Baker
He saw action in all but one game and took a few reps on offence in addition to his solid work as a special teams foot soldier. But because David Mackie isn’t a thump his chest or “I ...

Rutley Recovered & Ready

March 26, 2019 | Matt Baker
It was the dedication of a roller coaster season. Despite a strong showing at his first training camp in Lions orange, Brandon Rutley had to wait until week five for a shot on the active roster. ...


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 | 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, ...

Morris: Lions OC Looks To Utilize Shiny New Key

March 18, 2019 | Jim Morris
On paper the BC Lions appear to have one of the CFL’s most explosive offences. As Jim Morris writes, it’ll be up to Jarious Jackson to unlock that potential.

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 ...

Morris: Lions praise Carter’s ‘elite level football IQ’

March 14, 2019 | Jim Morris
For the BC Lions, new receiving addition Duron Carter checks off all the boxes, including his intelligence on the field.’s Jim Morris writes.

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, ...


March 8, 2019 | digitalteam
CFL.CA STAFF TORONTO — On International Women’s Day, the Canadian Football League (CFL) is partnering with SheIS to recognize and celebrate the many girls and women players, fans, employees, ...

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 ...

One on One | DeVone Claybrooks

February 22, 2019 | Matt Baker
How has coach Claybrooks enjoyed being a Vancouverite? Matt Baker with sits down with the head coach to talk about his new city, exciting new additions to his squad and much, much more.