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Westerman deal a boost for Lions' Canadian content

Jabar Westerman had three sacks and averaged less than a tackle a game but his signing is a big plus. (Lions)

There’s a message to be found from the first off-season transaction of the winter by the B.C. 185 more words

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Line for Lions coaching job begins to form; LaPolice doing background work

Not every day does a CFL head coaching job become available, and because there’s an opening with the Lions, TSN analyst Paul LaPolice has expressed interest (Files) 277 more words

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Benevides firing puts Buono on hot seat

Mike Benevides was in an impossible situation as Wally Buono’s successor (PNG)

The response to the latest move by the B.C. Lions Thursday, at least based on the letters which appeared on our print pages today, might still suggest they got the wrong guy when Mike Benevides was fired. 340 more words

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B.C. Lions fire Mike Benevides as head coach

WATCH ABOVE: Squire Barnes discusses the firing of Benevides on the Noon News

After three years and no playoff wins, the Mike Benevides era has come to a close. 258 more words


B.C. Lions fire head coach Mike Benevides after East semifinal blowout loss

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions have fired head coach Mike Benevides.

The move comes after the Lions were defeated 50-17 by Montreal in the CFL East Division semifinal on Sunday. 78 more words


Buono 'shocked, devastated' by Lions' loss

SURREY, B.C. – B.C. Lions general manager Wally Buono never saw it coming.

Head coach Mike Benevides called the performance “very, very disturbing.”

A little more than 24 hours after the Montreal Alouettes embarrassed the Lions 50-17 in the CFL’s East Division semifinal, Buono and Benevides met the media on Monday to begin the autopsy on a season that started with the promise of another Grey Cup in their backyard and ended with a resounding thud. 939 more words


From the Couch: Coaching biggest problem as Lions start autopsy on lost 2014 CFL season

Mike Benevides has taken the Lions backwards since going 13-5 in 2012. Does he deserve another chance? (Files)

Brian Wawryshyn, who runs the unofficial fan blog BCLionsDen.ca and hosts a weekly BCLionsDen.ca Pawdcast, has kindly agreed to provide his .02 on the Lions. 1,225 more words

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