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'Johnny Football' has chance to live up to nickname

'Johnny Football' has chance to live up to nickname

This time, Johnny Manziel promises, it's all about football.The former college star and NFL washout is getting his second chance in the professional ranks after signing a two-year contract with the
Manziel introduces himself to Canada: 'I have a lot of respect for this league'

Manziel introduces himself to Canada: 'I have a lot of respect for this league'

Johnny Manziel is a Hamilton Tiger-Cat, and the controversial quarterback said Saturday he isn't taking that lightly."I'm very thankful that they've given me a second chance, to be able to come up
#ComebackSZN: Tweets you need to see as Manziel signs in CFL

#ComebackSZN: Tweets you need to see as Manziel signs in CFL

Saturday was supposed to belong to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, but Johnny Manziel did his best to upstage the Royals by announcing his return to pro football on a two-year contract with the CFL's
Manziel announces he'll sign with CFL's Tiger-Cats

Manziel announces he'll sign with CFL's Tiger-Cats

Comeback season is officially on, as Johnny Manziel announced Saturday he'll sign a two-year contract with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League."Getting back to playing ball, that's
CFL's all-time catch leader Nik Lewis announces retirement

CFL's all-time catch leader Nik Lewis announces retirement

The CFL's all-time leader in catches is calling it a career as the Montreal Alouettes announced that Nik Lewis is retiring from professional football.Lewis played 14 seasons in the CFL with both the
Roughriders to hold practice in Humboldt to commemorate Broncos

Roughriders to hold practice in Humboldt to commemorate Broncos

The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced Thursday that they'll hold a practice in Humboldt, Sask. on June 3 in memory of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash."While we continue to mourn for all
Ex-CFL player Lin-J Shell subdues woman with gun at Florida high school

Ex-CFL player Lin-J Shell subdues woman with gun at Florida high school

Warning: Video contains coarse languageA former CFL player is being hailed a hero after preventing a potential shooting at a high school in Jacksonville, Fla. Lin-J Shell, a defensive back who won the
Darian Durant retires after 12 CFL seasons

Darian Durant retires after 12 CFL seasons

Veteran quarterback Darian Durant announced his retirement from the CFL on Friday after a 12-year career."To CFL, my former teammates, coaches, and to all the guys I’ve battled against over the past
Eskimos extend HC Maas, GM Sunderland through 2020 season

Eskimos extend HC Maas, GM Sunderland through 2020 season

The Edmonton Eskimos have extended the deals of head coach Jason Maas and general manager Brock Sunderland through the 2020 season, the club announced Tuesday.The Eskimos took up Sunderland's option
Manziel hospitalized due to reaction to adjustment in medication

Manziel hospitalized due to reaction to adjustment in medication

Former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel spent Monday night in a Texas hospital, TMZ Sports reports.Manziel was in Humble, Texas to attend a concert before being admitted to hospital."It seems like he
Tiger-Cats select WR Mark Chapman 1st overall in 2018 CFL Draft

Tiger-Cats select WR Mark Chapman 1st overall in 2018 CFL Draft

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats selected wide receiver Mark Chapman out of Central Michigan first overall in the 2018 CFL Draft on Thursday.Chapman is eligible for the CFL draft because he holds dual
2018 CFL Draft Tracker

2018 CFL Draft Tracker

For the latest update during the draft, close this page and re-enter the tracker.Round 1 Pick Team Player School 1 HAM Mark Chapman (WR) Central Michigan 2 MTL Trey Rutherford
Tiger-Cats grab 1st overall pick in blockbuster deal with Alouettes

Tiger-Cats grab 1st overall pick in blockbuster deal with Alouettes

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are now on the clock for Thursday's CFL Draft, as the club acquired the No. 1 overall selection from the Montreal Alouettes in a blockbuster deal.Hamilton also receives the
Eskimos' Chick retires after 8 CFL seasons

Eskimos' Chick retires after 8 CFL seasons

Edmonton Eskimos defensive end John Chick announced his retirement via the team on Friday."It has been an absolute privilege to (play) football at all levels and an amazing honour to have been part of
Manziel says he'll play in CFL if NFL opportunity doesn't come

Manziel says he'll play in CFL if NFL opportunity doesn't come

If the NFL doesn't want Johnny Manziel's services, he's willing to take them north of the border.After a Tuesday workout in front of scouts at the pro day of his alma mater Texas A&M, the
CFLPA files grievance claiming league 'failed in duties' to protect players

CFLPA files grievance claiming league 'failed in duties' to protect players

The CFL Players' Association filed a grievance against the league relating to player safety and rehabilitation, alleging the CFL and its clubs "have chosen not to act on their obligation to care for
Former Alouettes headline 2018 Canadian Football HOF class

Former Alouettes headline 2018 Canadian Football HOF class

The 2018 Canadian Football Hall of Fame class was announced on Wednesday, inducting former CFL players Scott Flory, Tommy Hugo, Hank Ilesic, Brent Johnson, and Barron Miles, along with builder Frank
Argonauts sign James Wilder Jr. to 2-year extension

Argonauts sign James Wilder Jr. to 2-year extension

The saga involving the Toronto Argonauts and running back James Wilder Jr. came to an end Saturday, as the team announced the two sides have agreed on a two-year contract extension through the 2019
Report: Calvillo to join Argonauts as QB coach

Report: Calvillo to join Argonauts as QB coach

It appears Ricky Ray will have a once-fierce rival coaching him in 2018.After ending last season as the Montreal Alouettes' offensive coordinator, legendary quarterback Anthony Calvillo will
Duron Carter claims Manziel is 'scared' to play in CFL, vows to pick him off

Duron Carter claims Manziel is 'scared' to play in CFL, vows to pick him off

Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver/cornerback Duron Carter hopes he'll get the opportunity to square off against Johnny Manziel.Carter responded to one of Manziel's tweets Tuesday morning chirping