Stories tagged: canadian football league
UPDATED: Wed., May 20, 2020
Former Eastern Washington quarterback, CFL veteran Matt Nichols has made Cheney his family’s permanent home
Facing cameras, microphones and a throng of reporters in Canada’s most populous city, quarterback Matt Nichols fielded questions in February after signing a three-year deal with the Toronto Argonauts.
Sun., May 3, 2020
‘A lucky individual’: Former Idaho standout receiver David Ungerer ready for shot in Canadian Football League
David Ungerer III says he’s “nothing but blessed.”
UPDATED: Fri., March 27, 2020
Vernon Adams Jr. is making the most of his days in self-quarantine.
Fri., March 13, 2020
A former Canadian Football League player pleaded guilty Friday to participating in a college admissions cheating scheme by hiring someone take the SATs in place of his two sons.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
Bo Levi Mitchell, who returned last month from an injury and has the Calgary Stampeders on a four-game win streak in the CFL, has to face another former EWU star …
UPDATED: Sun., April 21, 2019
Vernon Adams placed a knee onto Eastern Washington’s red turf, grabbed a football and proceeded to fire short, quick passes to Miles Richardson, his friend and former backup quarterback. Behind …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018
Terry Williams and Bo Levi Mitchell helped the Calgary Stampeders end their Grey Cup misery.
Sun., July 22, 2018
Johnny Manziel is headed to the Montreal Alouettes in a reunion with the coach who recruited him to Texas A&M.
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018
It’s been a rough few days for Eastern Washington University products in the Canadian Football League.
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018
For several former Eastern Washington stars, the upcoming Canadian Football League season offers more than a little drama. The storylines span the country as CFL fans await the season opener …
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018
Vernon Adams Jr. can’t catch a break. Now with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats – his third Canadian Football League team in as many seasons – the former Eastern Washington and Oregon …
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
Edmonton Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly is the Canadian Football League’s outstanding player.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017
Jerry “Soupy” Campbell, an overachiever at Lewis and Clark High School, the University of Idaho and the Canadian Football League, died Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017
Washington State’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson won her second Pac-12 Combined Events Championships title in three years Sunday, scoring a season-high 5,638 points in the heptathlon at Oregon State in Corvallis. Brooks-Johnson, …
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016
Henry Burris threw an 18-yard touchdown pass to Ernest Jackson in overtime and the Ottawa Redblacks won the Grey Cup on Sunday night, upsetting the Calgary Stampeders 39-33.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016
Bo Levi Mitchell and the Calgary Stampeders led a West Division sweep at the CFL awards banquet Thursday night.
Fri., May 20, 2016
The Montreal Alouettes acquired the Canadian Football League rights to former Oregon quarterback Vernon Adams on Friday from the British Columbia Lions for a first-round pick next year.
Sun., Nov. 29, 2015
Jordan Lynch scored on a 1-yard sneak with 3:17 left and the Edmonton Eskimos rallied to beat the Ottawa Redblacks 26-20 on Sunday night for their 14th Grey Cup title.
Thu., May 21, 2015
Former Eastern Washington Eagles wide receiver Cory Mitchell will join his brother Bo Levi Mitchell as a member of the Canadian Football League’s Calgary Stampeders after signing a free-agent contract …
Sat., Nov. 29, 2014
Once again, Bo Levi Mitchell is rising to the occasion. Four years after leading Eastern Washington to a national title, Mitchell is poised to grab another brass ring, this time …
Thu., Oct. 9, 2014
REGINA, Saskatchewan – Saskatchewan Roughriders free safety Tyron Brackenridge, acknowledged by his peers as one of the hardest-hitting players in the Canadian Football League, might be the sport’s equivalent to …
Fri., May 24, 2013
Bo Levi Mitchell saw his first Lilac Parade last weekend, and predictably found himself in the middle of it. Never a bystander, the former Eastern Washington quarterback joined girlfriend Madison …
Wed., June 27, 2012
Bo Levi Mitchell is in a new offense, a new team, a new country. But he’s still at home in the pocket, where on Friday he directed the Calgary Stampeders …
Wed., Sept. 1, 2010
The Spokane Shock announced Tuesday that defensive lineman Jeremy Geathers has signed with the British Columbia Lions of the Canadian Football League. In only nine regular-season Arena Football League games, …