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'Take advantage' of opportunity, Redblacks tell themselves

WINNIPEG — “You’re never guaranteed to get back to the Grey Cup always,” according to Henry Burris, who should know, having only played in the… 1,063 more words

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Siena rallies past Loyola in OT for fourth straight win

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Siena stormed back from 15 down in the second half to topple Loyola 90-82 in overtime in a wildly entertaining home opener in front of 5,681 fans at Times Union Center Saturday afternoon. 535 more words


Redblacks-Eskimos: Grey Cup Game Essentials

Redblacks vs. Eskimos

The Redblacks lost only six teams all season, but they lost twice to the Eskimos. Of course, that was in July. The Redblacks are playing much better than they were then, and the Eskimos have had some major roster moves, including the return of starting QB Mike Reilly and the additions of tailback Akeem Shavers and wide receiver Derel Walker, the CFL’s rookie of the year despite playing only 12 games. 207 more words

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Ex-Redblack Akeem Shavers to start for Eskimos in Grey Cup game

WINNIPEG — Akeem Shavers knows more than most about the Ottawa Redblacks defence even if he has never faced it in a Canadian Football League… 760 more words

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Rolovich era to begin in Australia vs. Cal

The University of Hawai’i and University of California will open the 2016 football season in Sydney, Australia, Aug. 27, 2016 at ANZ Stadium in a game dubbed the “Sydney College Football Cup.” 361 more words


Game Day: Senators at Coyotes

The Game

Ottawa Senators at Arizona Coyotes, Saturday, 10 p.m., CITY

The Series

Three days after sweeping games on back-to-back nights for the first time this season, the Senators face a Coyotes team playing its second in as many nights after taking on Calgary Friday. 294 more words


December on tap as Sporting Christmas moves along

A pretty large chunk of November lies in the rear-view mirror, and December’s coming up fast.

It’s still early — very, very early — in our annual Sporting Christmas campaign as we work to raise funds for the Salvation Army’s Christmas hamper program, but these things go quickly, as we see year after year. 218 more words

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