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Alouettes' GM/coach Popp confident Gagnon will find fit on offensive line

The Alouettes might yet be forced to start an import at the all-important left-tackle position, but Jim Popp maintains there are qualified Canadians on the team’s roster who can replace the departed Josh Bourke. 852 more words


Alouettes go for Philippe Gagnon in CFL draft

It was hardly a surprise the Alouettes took an offensive lineman from Université Laval second overall in Tuesday night’s Canadian Football League draft. However, their choice arguably raised eyebrows and might lead to some skepticism. 874 more words


'I'm really proud of my record,' outgoing CFLPA president Scott Flory says

History ultimately will decide how productive Scott Flory’s two-year tenure as president of the Canadian Football League players’ association was, but the former Alouettes guard departs what many regard as a thankless job with his head high. 822 more words


Jim Popp talks Als' past and future, and Calvillo's role in both

Jim Popp coaching the Alouettes is nothing new; he has done so four times over two decades as the team’s general manager. But this will be the first time since 2007 he has coached the team since the start of training camp. 878 more words


Ruby, Perrett are options to fill Alouettes' vacant left-tackle spot

He’s only 23 years old and relatively inexperienced, but Jacob Ruby — one of the Alouettes’ two first-round draft choices in 2015 — believes he’s ready to replace the departed Josh Bourke at the all-important left offensive-tackle position. 739 more words


Henoc Muamba a salary-cap casualty, Alouettes GM-coach Jim Popp says

The fact the Alouettes had to eventually release a linebacker wasn’t a surprise considering the team is stacked at the position. But who could have expected non-import middle-linebacker Henoc Muamba would draw the short straw? 868 more words


CFL locals Brian Bulcke and Josh Bourke sign with Argonauts

For the second time in three days the Toronto Argonauts grabbed a Canadian Football League free agent with ties to Essex County.

On Thursday, the Argos signed free agent defensive tackle Brian Bulcke from the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to a one-year deal. 526 more words