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Articles are in depth commentary on CFL topics, often with a researched and historical perspective.

Football Guy

October 6th 2014 at 11:22 PM by dbo

Glen Suitor says the next CFL Commissioner needs to be a football guy. Then he lists some football-related points as to why a football guy stepping into the office would be the right person to help get them done.

Now let’s be clear, I love Glen Suitor. I even understand what he is trying to say in his article. I think he raises a number of good initiatives that should be examined by the league. Equating them to a football guy, though, and insinuating that Mark Cohon failed to implement these because he was too busy with Ottawa and new stadiums is wrong. There are no low hanging fruit here, just pie in the sky ideas that reflect a lack of business constraints. The real commissioner will be working within the economics of the CFL.

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Obstacles and Hurdles

September 29th 2014 at 10:45 PM by dbo

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The Why of Flags that Fly

August 23rd 2014 at 2:47 PM by dbo

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Scoring Lows and Attendance Woes

July 26th 2014 at 2:03 PM by dbo

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Statistics Refresh

June 21st 2014 at 6:15 PM by dbo

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Single Points are links to external points of interest on the CFL with short commentary and supporting/related sources.

Semi-Finals Bring Three Fines

November 20th 2014 at 7:27 PM by dbo

Not to be outdone, the playoffs bring a continuation of fines seen throughout the regular season as league discipline continues.

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CFL Gets Artist Treatment

November 15th 2014 at 5:15 PM by dbo

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Mark Cohon Reflects on Success

November 15th 2014 at 1:17 PM by dbo

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2014 TSN Player Poll

November 9th 2014 at 8:05 PM by dbo

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Daniel Still CFL Stats Guru

November 4th 2014 at 9:16 PM by dbo

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