Wally Buono

“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 ...

Christmas Q&A I Wally Buono

December 24, 2017 | Brian Helberg
To put it simply, the holidays are the best time of year. Michael Bublé and Frank Sinatra music is always within earshot, family is around and the alluring aroma of turkey is growing stronger. ...

Jeff Reinebold | West Coaster At Heart

December 21, 2017 | Matt Baker
His coaching career has spanned six CFL cities, prestigious college programs such as Hawaii and Southern Methodist and even a stint with the Rhein Fire of now defunct NFL Europe. Yet you’d ...

Ed Hervey | “I didn’t come here looking for full control.”

November 30, 2017 | Matt Baker
It is a philosophy that may sound cliché- that is until you hear the newly minted Lions General Manager talk about it. “‘We before I’ is a concept I truly embrace. I believe you can do more as a ...

Long Read | The Brent Johnson Story

August 15, 2017 | Matt Baker
He helped the Ohio State Buckeyes win the Rose Bowl in 1997 and Sugar Bowl two years later. Perhaps that is what helped give Brent Johnson that “big game player” prowess that almost instantly ...

Hokie Adds Intrigue To Defensive Line

May 25, 2017 | Matt Baker
He may only be entering his second year of pro football but Luther Maddy already knows a thing or two about being around legendary coaches. As the Lions’ defensive line hopeful continues to get ...

Steinberg’s MMQB: Buono’s back for more

May 22, 2017 |
With Wally Buono back at the helm of the upstart BC Lions, our MMQB Pat Steinberg says the all-time wins leader looks poised to build on his legacy.

The Waggle, Episode 51: Wally Sharing Wisdom

May 17, 2017 | CFL.ca Staff
BC head coach and GM Wally Buono sits down with James & Davis to talk about his years of experience as a legendary coach and GM. Tough decisions, working with Canadian content and improving ...

Mini Camp I Recap & International Flavour

April 28, 2017 | Matt Baker
He has ventured overseas and agreed to play a position he only tried once in high school on opening day of mini-camp. That tells you all you need to know about how passionate Tyler Davis is about ...

Frank And The Gang

April 27, 2017 | Matt Baker
Virtually every pro football player has an interesting backstory and 2017 BC Lions mini-camp is certainly no exception. There is Tyler Davis, who spent two seasons catching passes and returning ...