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'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


Alouettes sign White, Giguère, Venable and Stafford, but lose Bourke on first day of CFL free agency

In the span of several hours on Tuesday, Jim Popp re-signed three of his potential free agents — never an easy task when they become eligible to hit the open market — corrected what appeared at the time to be a one-sided trade and added one of the premier cornerbacks in the Canadian Football League. 867 more words


Free agency deadline looms for Alouettes

The clock’s ticking and it’s almost midnight. With free agency set to begin Tuesday at noon in the Canadian Football League, the Alouettes almost certainly will suffer some casualties. 912 more words