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Dave Rowe: Dave Dickenson's 'to-do list' as Calgary Stampeders head to Western Final

“Who do you want to face in the Western Final?”

Bet you $10 if I ask that question of anyone on the Stampeders before Sunday, this is the answer I’m going to get: “We don’t really care who we face as long as we take care of our own business.” 467 more words


Dave Rowe: Calgary Stampeders 'not at full gallop' despite clinching division final

A “growing sense of unease” would be the words I’d use to describe the mood amongst Calgary Stampeders fans these days.

We’ve been hearing it on the 5th Quarter call-in show and after… 445 more words


Riders ready for challenges presented by Wilder Jr.

OTTAWA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders are ready for a run on the Wilder side.

The Riders are to face James Wilder Jr., a rookie tailback sensation with the Toronto Argonauts, when the teams meet Saturday at BMO Field. 716 more words

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Stamps blow out Alouettes

Terry Williams scored a trio of touchdowns for the Calgary Stampeders in a 59-11 win over the visiting Montreal Alouettes on Friday.

Calgary (12-1-1) could clinch a home playoff date before the end of September if the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (9-3) beat the Edmonton Eskimos (7-5) on Saturday. 118 more words


Roughriders hope to enjoy a run of success

The Saskatchewan Roughriders need to run effectively to enjoy a successful stretch run.

The numbers bear that out.

During the Roughriders’ six victories this season, they have outrushed the opposition by 30.3 yards per game (85.8 to 55.5). 273 more words

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Dave Rowe: Calgary Stampeders grind it out in Regina

A receiving corps without its biggest star and a kicker with a wonky leg… I kind of had the feeling if the Stampeders were going to beat the Riders on Sunday, it would have to be the defence doing the damage. 148 more words


Rushing calls hit historic low in CFL, but Eskimos still must stop Messam

Rushing plays are at an all-time low across the Canadian Football League these days.

But that’s provided little comfort for an Edmonton Eskimos team coming up against league-leading rusher Jerome Messam here Saturday in the 2017 Labour Day series. 690 more words