Mike Benson

“Going to free agency wasn’t even a thought.” | Benson returns

January 11, 2018 | Matt Baker
Sometimes, things do indeed happen for a reason. As the ink continues to dry on his two-year contract extension, Mike Benson can’t help but think back to late August of 2014. The special teams ...

Lions Bring Back Benson

January 11, 2018 | Jamie Cartmell
The BC Lions Football Club today announced that national long-snapper Mike Benson has signed a two-year contract through the 2019 season. Benson was eligible to become a free agent in ...

Coffee And Kicking

March 17, 2017 | Matt Baker
The chance to win a second Grey Cup ring no doubt trumps any other reason for Swayze Waters to be excited about his new home. But the Lions’ new kicker has enjoyed experimenting with an important ...

Christmas Quotables: Favourite Presents

December 24, 2016 | Matt Baker
Tis’ the season! Our Christmas Quotable series concludes with one of the best things about the holidays: presents! For many of us, the holiday season is not only a time of giving but also the ...

Lions Enjoy Some Fun And History At Parliament Hill

August 29, 2016 | Matt Baker
Ottawa, Ontario – Justin Trudeau may have been en route to China for his first official visit, but that didn’t stop four members of the BC Lions from trying to seek out the 23rd Prime ...