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

The Why of Flags that Fly

August 23rd 2014 at 2:47 PM by dbo

It took the new kids on the block to actually look into the reasons for increased penalties in the CFL this year. A lot of complaining about how it is affecting the game, requests that fewer penalties be called and worries that instead of a missed pass interference call affecting the playoffs or Grey Cup, it will be a blown pass interference reviewed call (!). With no patience and an expectation of perfection, the CFL officiating takes it on the chin again implementing the consistency that has been demanded.

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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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Kicking 101

May 29th 2014 at 9:05 PM by dbo

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Updated Razzle: CFL Roster Makeup

April 27th 2014 at 6:48 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.

Three Fined, None for Illegal Hits

September 12th 2014 at 9:53 PM by dbo

Cleaning up the other activity, seems like the message on illegal hits is getting through.

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Origin of Northside Southside Rivalry

September 10th 2014 at 8:42 PM by dbo

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Frank Clair Statue Unveiled in Ottawa

September 6th 2014 at 12:41 PM by dbo

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2014 Facts, Figures and Records Available

August 30th 2014 at 5:27 PM by dbo

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Five Fined, One for Dangerous Hit

August 27th 2014 at 9:39 PM by dbo

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