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Eskimos don't miss facing quarterback Henry Burris

Henry Burris may be gone but not forgotten.

But he certainly wasn’t missed Friday night at Commonwealth Stadium.

At least, not by an Edmonton Eskimos club that saw enough of the opposing quarterback in their longstanding rivalry with the Calgary Stampeders. 694 more words

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Marcus Howard returns to the Edmonton Eskimos lineup

When Marcus Howard is in the Edmonton Eskimos lineup he is always good. The problem is the often injured defensive end is not always in the lineup. 452 more words

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Dan Barnes: Eskimo depth being tested early

For the Edmonton Eskimos, the Ottawa RedBlacks are both a formidable foe and a painful reminder about the importance of depth.

For context, we take you back to the 2016 Eastern Final, played in a raging blizzard on Nov. 795 more words

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Edmonton Eskimos relying on Odell Willis for leadership in absence of key starters

The injury bug has bit the Edmonton Eskimos hard in the early part of the season.

Running back John White is out for the season with a knee injury and the Eskimos are down two veteran linebackers in Cory Greenwood and J.C Sherritt. 401 more words

Sports

Home opener a new flavour for Eskimos

It’s home, sweet home for the Edmonton Eskimos on Friday when they kick off their first game inside Commonwealth Stadium.

And following last week’s season-opening victory over the B.C. 199 more words

Football

Kavis Reed marks return to Edmonton as opposing GM

When it comes to their time with the Edmonton Eskimos, Jason Maas and Kavis Reed somehow avoided having their careers cross paths at the same time in Commonwealth Stadium. 719 more words

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Edmonton Eskimos players anxiously awaiting word of Canadian citizenship

Canada 150 is just around the corner and two Edmonton Eskimos are celebrating as they await news as to whether they’re going to become citizens. 439 more words

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