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Province Sports Radio: The Fifth Quarter podcast on CFL rule changes and Jeff Tedford's Lions plans

It’s the end of March, which obviously means it’s time to start thinking football.

Yes, we’re surprised too, but given the CFL got the ball rolling with new ideas on rules last week, we figured it was time to warm up the Province Sports Radio studio. 63 more words

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Benevides doubts he'll ever get over disappointment of being fired by Lions

TORONTO – Time hasn’t cured what ails Mike Benevides and he doubts it ever will.

The longtime CFL coach is attending the league’s national combine this weekend working again with TSN. 615 more words


Lions announce that Dorazio, Hairston, Bates and Paopao won't return

VANCOUVER – The B.C. Lions will have a new-look coaching staff under new head coach Jeff Tedford next season.

Offensive line coach Dan Dorazio, defensive line coach Carl Hairston, running backs coach Kelly Bates and receivers coach Joe Paopao will not return to the team, the Lions announced Tuesday. 77 more words


Riders to replace Hall as DC

Saskatchewan Roughriders Head Coach Corey Chamblin announced on Tuesday that the team will not retain Richie Hall as Defensive Coordinator next season.

Chamblin stated at a press conference that he called the plays on defence for the West Division Semi-Final game against the Edmonton Eskimos, and that if a suitable replacement for Hall isn’t found, Chamblin will call the plays next season as well. 310 more words

CFL News

Stamps have successful succession plan

John Hufnagel finally made it official when he announced today he’ll hand over coaching duties with the Calgary Stampeders after next season. (Files)

The news clips and press dispatches from the Calgary Stampeders as the Grey Cup was paraded around town were everything the Lions had hoped for but was sadly lacking. 304 more words

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Tiger-Cats' Orlondo Steinauer one of CFL's top head-coaching prospects

VANCOUVER — It hasn’t taken Orlondo Steinauer long to get noticed in the CFL.

Despite being in just his second year as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ defensive co-ordinator, Steinauer is already regarded as one of the CFL’s top head-coaching candidates. 1,054 more words


Westerman deal a boost for Lions' Canadian content

Jabar Westerman had three sacks and averaged less than a tackle a game but his signing is a big plus. (Lions)

There’s a message to be found from the first off-season transaction of the winter by the B.C. 185 more words

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