Articles posted in January 2010

The Overtime Solution

Published on January 29, 2010

I have been promising to write a post on my analysis of what is wrong with the CFL overtime format for a long time. I had started formulating a draft for publishing this off-season and coincidently, the CFL announces they are accepting fan suggestions on rule changes with a focus on overtime this year. What great motivation to finish this article.

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Waiting on a Coach

Published on January 22, 2010

Two teams are still in need of a coach for the 2010 season. The Argos and Bombers fired their coaches on December 14th and 17th respectively. With every week there are more comments in the media around the delay in hiring their replacements, with the time to prepare for the upcoming schedule shrinking rapidly. At CFLdb I wondered how unusual it was to not have a coach in place by the end of January so I decided to find out.

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Grey Cup and Afterwards Review

Published on January 10, 2010

Late, but better than never, I itemize some of the stories from the Grey Cup through the end of 2009 from a wild finish to the game and how it happened to coaching moves and ownership questions.

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