Record-Setting Raffle In Memory Of Joey Moss

Ben Hamill - November 24, 2020

An incredible $991,800 has been raised for the benefit of a memorial fund created by Edmonton’s Winnifred Stewart Association in honour of long-time Edmonton Oilers and EE Football Team locker room attendant the late Joey Moss. The ...Read More

Dale Selection Gets Women’s Football Trending

Ben Hamill - October 06, 2020

Football is a sport enjoyed by many Canadians. And to some, it’s a sport enjoyed by entire families, and in many cases, families made up of mostly women. One example of a family of female football players and enthusiasts is WWCFL st...Read More

Chase Claypool Makes NFL History

Ben Hamill - September 23, 2020

The man who on Sunday aced the longest Touch Down from scrimmage in the history of the NFL – an 84-yard touchdown reception – is no one other than Abbotsford, B.C. native Chase Claypool. In only his second career game played ...Read More

CONCACAF Says Re New WC Qualifier Schedule

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2020

Theirs was never going to be a World Cup journey free of its fair share of challenges. And now that making it all the way through to the 2022 competition in Qatar requires of the team to also navigate those hindrances and delays cause by ...Read More

Kansas City Bans Native US Imagery At Games

Ben Hamill - August 28, 2020

Kansas City supporters and fans will no longer be permitted to don headdresses, face paint, and/or clothing in any way associated with Native American groups and cultures, the NFL team announced on Thursday. The team said by way of a stat...Read More

Cancelled 2020 Won’t Affect Edmonton Rebrand

Ben Hamill - August 22, 2020

Edmonton Football Team club president and chief executive Chris Presson says the now-confirmed cancellation of the 2020 CFL season will not have any effect either which way on the club’s intentions and plans to rebrand. After Edmon...Read More

CFL Players Offer Unique Take On Dud Season

Ben Hamill - August 20, 2020

While several CFL players will have to try and find alternative sources of income following the cancellation of the 2020 season, a cancelled season right about now is also an opportunity in disguise, say players Bo Levi Mitchell and Adam ...Read More

CFL Fails To Secure $30M In Federal Funding

Ben Hamill - August 18, 2020

The Canadian Football League’s board of directors will reportedly convene on Monday in order to come up with a viable survival plan as well as to determine how to best approach an abbreviated 2020 season given that no financial assi...Read More

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Has Bought The XFL

Ben Hamill - August 06, 2020

Actor and former WWE wrestling superstar Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has acquired professional American football league XFL. The 48-year-old wrestler-turned-actor made the announcement on social media, and even though did not c...Read More

NFLPA & GVC Launch Betting Education Program

Ben Hamill - July 24, 2020

The NFL Players Association (NFLPA) is launching an initiative focused on creating a better understanding of what sports betting is about, how it functions alongside the professional sports world, and why, now that more and more US states...Read More

Football’s 2020 Ballon d’Or Award Cancelled

Ben Hamill - July 21, 2020

Football’s prestigious annual Ballon d’Or award is the latest big event to have been cancelled as a result of the disruptions caused by the ongoing global health crisis. Awarded every year for the past 64 years by France Footb...Read More

CFL Commissioner Ambrosie Reveals Pay Cut

Ben Hamill - June 21, 2020

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says he’s not expecting any more from the league’s players than what he himself is willing to do. Ambrosie on Thursday revealed that he has taken a 20 per cent pay cut – along with every o...Read More

CFL Talks About Season, Grey Cup Changes

Ben Hamill - May 24, 2020

The (CFL), not unlike the majority of leagues the world over, is eager to the point of desperate to salvage as much of the remainder of the current season as possible. CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie in an official statement sent to seas...Read More

Former Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson Has Died

Ben Hamill - April 15, 2020

Ex-NFL player and former Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, died in a car crash on Sunday evening, Alabama authorities have confirmed. The former quarterback’s car had reportedly left the road whilst driving on Pike Road, which is abo...Read More

Tampa Bay Bucs Unveil New Colours

Ben Hamill - April 11, 2020

 won’t be resembling orange creamy puff pies during his debut season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Bucs revealed their new attire on Tuesday, and fans no doubt let out a collective sigh of relief that the franchise won&rsq...Read More

NFL Sponsorships Driven By Gambling Industry

Ben Hamill - February 05, 2020

The NFL is nothing short of a royal cash cow. This is also the biggest reason behind its 32 football franchises having attracted in excess of $1.47 billion in sponsorship revenue for the period 2019-2020 alone. That’s a single seas...Read More

Canadian Football League Faces Off-Season Challenges

Ben Hamill - December 10, 2019

It’s that time of the year again: the Canadian Football League off-season. A time when nothing and everything of significance happens all at once. The current off-season poses a number of interesting challenges and s...Read More

Carmelina Moscato Joins Team CSB

Ben Hamill - September 16, 2019

Former Canadian professional soccer star Carmelina Moscato has been appointed to the position of manager of women’s pro-football development for Canadian Soccer Business (CSB). The Canadian star, who is a native of M...Read More

Study Hopes To Negate Football Head Injuries

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2019

A team of Montreal researchers hoping to better understand and negate the occurrence of head injuries in football have enlisted the members of 3 local varsity football teams in a new study. The study hopes to make head...Read More

Rooney Takes A Beating Over Gambling Shirt Sponsorship

Ben Hamill - August 12, 2019

Former Man United and England captain Wayne Rooney recently managed to attract quite a bit of controversy when he revealed to the football world that the wheels of his leaving current team D.C. United and joining Derby...Read More

Rugby 7’s Pan Am Teams Claim Gold & Silver

Ben Hamill - August 01, 2019

Canada’s Rugby 7’s teams made quick work of their Pan Am opponents, with the women’s team even having had managed to successfully defend its 2015 Toronto title. This after Canada beat the United States to the vic...Read More

Daniel Sturridge Guilty Of Leaking Betting Info

Ben Hamill - July 22, 2019

The English Football Association (FA) has sanctioned English football star Daniel Sturridge, after it was discovered that the player had leaked information about his possible transfer. An independent regulatory commiss...Read More

Gronkowski Cuts Short Rumours Of A Come-Back

Ben Hamill - June 10, 2019

Rumours of Rob Gronkowski’s intentions to make his way back out of retirement and onto the field have been doing the rounds for quite some time now. The player has however said that, even if this is a very tempting i...Read More

Football Legend Bart Starr Dies Aged 85

Ben Hamill - June 03, 2019

Life and health just wasn’t the same after former Green Bay Packer star quarterback Bart Starr’s life-changing strokes and heart attack back in 2014. Bart Starr, confirmed his family and former team, has passed awa...Read More

CFL And CFLPA Reach Last-Minute Agreement

Ben Hamill - May 27, 2019

There’s nothing quite like the threat of a stay-away from football training camp to miraculously restore the “labor peace”. The CFL and CFLPA issued a statement late on Saturday, confirming that a disagreement th...Read More

ESPN And Fox To Broadcast McMahon’s XFL

Ben Hamill - May 16, 2019

Vince McMahon is having a second go at launching a Football league, and this time round, he appears to be employing a more strategic approach. His first attempt; a joint venture between WWE and NBC, lasted only a singl...Read More

Smart Helmets To Solve Footy Concussion Woes

Ben Hamill - May 07, 2019

We are lovers of football and we’ll do everything in our power to keep playing; even to the point of applying our best scientific minds to ensure that the concussion-controversy is eliminated. Smart helmets make it p...Read More

Hajrullahu Signs New 2-Year Contract With Tiger-Cats

Ben Hamill - April 08, 2019

Is there any quality in pro-sports quite like consistency? It’s this very thing that has ensured that Hamilton Tiger-Cats veteran Canadian kicker Lirim Hajrullahu has been signed by his team for 2 more consecutive se...Read More

NFL’s Adam Jones Behind Bars for Cheating At A Casino

Ben Hamill - March 08, 2019

The Rising Sun Casino in Indiana is the reason behind NFL player Adam “Pacman”
Jones having had to spend a night behind bars, following accusations on the part of the casino’s management that Jones had been cheatin...Read More

New Leadership For Ocean Resort Casino

Ben Hamill - March 05, 2019

138,000 square ft. of pure gaming entertainment perfectly complimented by breathtaking views of the ocean. One can almost not imagine how this kind of potential can be mismanaged.  And yet, it must be possible, as most of the operati...Read More

Ambrosie Talks About CFL Seasonal Issues

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2018

Commissioner of the Canadian Football League Randy Ambrosie wrapped up the end of his second season when Grey Cup week in Edmonton came to a close. He also recently gave his annual State of the League address to an eager crowd of sports e...Read More

Former players who now own sports teams

Ben Hamill - October 27, 2018

Having enjoyed a career in professional sport, many ex-players simply move into a different kind of job. Nevertheless, many opt to continue inside their sport by taking on the role of coach or manager. And for the lucky few able to afford t...Read More

5 Of The Best Footballers in the World

Ben Hamill - October 24, 2018

So you’re sitting in your local pub, minding your own business, catching up on the latest sports news. But then, from nearby, you hear two patrons discussing who the top 5 football players in the world are. You know already that the...Read More

Canadian Player In Line for Women’s Ballon d’Or

Ben Hamill - October 13, 2018

, the soccer star from Canada, is 1 of 15 players in the running for the first women’s Ballon d’Or. France Football magazine is launching the individual award this year to a female player and a mal...Read More

Is Jose Mourinho the Wrong Man for the Man United Job?

Ben Hamill - September 29, 2018

Football circles have been abuzz lately with what is happening with Premier League stars Manchester United, and especially with their coach Jose Mourinho. According to inside reports, the Portuguese coach is living on borro...Read More

Soccer Fans Wage War Against eSports

Ben Hamill - September 26, 2018

Soccer clubs throughout Europe are increasingly more eager to begin franchises in eSports Leagues, according to recent news reports on the matter. However, many fans of the age-old sport are opposed to the idea, going as fa...Read More

Most Expensive Football Transfers Ever

Ben Hamill - September 25, 2018

What would the world of football be if it didn’t have the obscene player value amounts dangled in front of our eyes? After all, watching the games and cheering for the goals is one thing, but gasping at the utterly outrageous sums of mone...Read More

England Football Team Donates World Cup Winnings

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2018

The 2018 English World Cup football team has gained a strong following. They performed well, and even managed to hold it together all the way to the semi-finals. Defeat was eventually suffered at the hands of Croatia and they didn’t manag...Read More

Ronaldo’s Transfer Sees Real Madrid Lose Half its Instagram Followers

Ben Hamill - August 17, 2018

There are a few things in this world that can boast having fanatical followers. Religions, of course, are a fine example, but probably wish they had followers as fanatical as those that cluster around the game of football. In some cases, ...Read More

NFL Players Protest During Pre-Season Anthems

Ben Hamill - August 14, 2018

The NFL pre-season games have just kicked off, and the National Anthem protests are back. Players from the Seahawks, Eagles and Dolphins demonstrated during the national anthem at a number of NFL pre-season games last Thursday night. In ...Read More