Tags » Jerome Messam

Calgary Stampeders zeroing in on deal with RB Jerome Messam

Close only counts when it comes to horseshoes and hand grenades.

Being in the vicinity, oftentimes, does not get contracts done in CFL free agency. 328 more words

Calgary Stampeders

Messam's future with Stamps up in air as CFL free agency looms

The expectation was that it would simply be a case of putting pen to paper.

It hasn’t exactly transpired that way so far.

When Jon Cornish retired from football in December and left a gaping hole in the Calgary Stampeders backfield, most assumed GM John Hufnagel would move quickly to re-sign free-agent-to-be Jerome Messam. 869 more words

Calgary Stampeders

Stamps notes: Simpson not tuning in to Grey Cup

As familiar as he is with the players and the coaches taking part in Sunday’s Grey Cup game, the appeal just isn’t there for Juwan Simpson. 700 more words

Calgary Stampeders

Long list of Stampeders free agents head into uncertain off-season

The Calgary Stampeders without Keon Raymond would be like the sky without stars. Hard, hard to fathom.

Yet, as the Stamps embark on a week-early off-season, the veteran SAM linebacker is on a lengthy list of pending free agents and even he is uncertain what the future will bring. 755 more words

Calgary Stampeders

Eskimos Make Sure Bad Call Didn't Matter in Easy Victory

In tonight’s CFL Western Conference Final between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Calgary Stampeders my Eskimos appeared to have given themselves some breathing room heading into the final frame. 626 more words

West final repeat takes Battle of Alberta to another level

The tension that started building between the Calgary Stampeders and Edmonton Eskimos a couple of years ago will come to a head at kickoff on Sunday. 828 more words

Calgary Stampeders

John MacKinnon: Eskimos look to shut down Stampeders' Messam in West Final on Sunday

The objective is football at its most basic: throttle the running attack and force the opposing quarterback to rely on the passing game to succeed. 906 more words

Columnists