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Cruickshank: Transaction leaves Stamps lineman glum – and looking for a roommate

Another successful weekend, another stretch of well-deserved rest.

Except this session of shuteye gets interrupted.

Ja’Gared Davis’s roommate – who also happens to be his cousin, his close friend, his fellow defender, his former college teammate – is shattering the morning’s peace by banging on the bedroom door. 804 more words

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Five battles to watch as the Stampeders take on the Eskimos

Every Labour Day Classic is memorable in its own way.

Some moreso than others.

Take last year’s not-so-thriller.

The Stamps won the defensive tilt 16-7 and fans probably recall very little, other than Esks LB Deon Lacey staring down Stamps QB Bo Levi Mitchell. 557 more words

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Man Gets 17 Years In Fatal Maplewood Bar Assault

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for a fatal attack at a Maplewood bar. 110 more words


Calgary Stampeders secondary enjoy picks in mock game

Sure, it didn’t count for real.

Heck, it wasn’t even a pre-season game.

But a pick is a pick.

And Josh Bell is not about to throw it back. 599 more words

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Calgary Stampeders veteran Brandon Smith's off-season marked by weddings and divorces

Brandon Smith spent the first few days of his ninth CFL training camp watching his cousin get married in Mexico.

On the opposite side of the coin, the veteran defensive back spent the first few weeks of his off-season watching the Calgary Stampeders divorce two of his good friends. 790 more words

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Stampeders training camp report: Day 4


Same formula as the first few days. Overcast and cloudy in the morning, but mostly sunny and warm for a spirited afternoon session in pads. 323 more words

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Stampeders training camp report: Day 1


A decent crowd took advantage of a beautifully sunny morning session, while the afternoon contingent, luckily, just avoided the rain.


Stamps veteran HB Brandon Smith didn’t show up, but don’t worry, his delay was simply due to a wedding he was in … DT Junior Turner (off-season shoulder surgery) isn’t ready to go and will likely miss regular-season time, as well … OL Brad Erdos (shoulder) joined Turner on the injured-veteran-exempt list. 202 more words

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