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    Justin Medlock hopes to give Bombers a big boost vs. Stampeders

    Justin Medlock hopes to give Bombers a big boost vs. Stampeders


    Blue Bombers kicker Justin Medlock will try to give the Bombers points and great field position in Sunday's West Division final in...

    Blue Bombers kicker Justin Medlock will try to give the Bombers points and great field position in Sunday's West Division final in Calgary.

    Quarterbacks got (a bit) safer today

    Quarterbacks got (a bit) safer today


    The Buzzer is CBC Sports' daily newsletter. Get up to speed in a hurry on the interesting stuff happening in sports, including the CFL's on-the-fly move to protect...

    The Buzzer is CBC Sports' daily newsletter. Get up to speed in a hurry on the interesting stuff happening in sports, including the CFL's on-the-fly move to protect QBs.

    CFL to add extra official to watch for head shots

    CFL to add extra official to watch for head shots


    The Canadian Football League will add an extra official to the field for the rest of the playoffs to watch for any blows delivered to the head or neck of a...

    The Canadian Football League will add an extra official to the field for the rest of the playoffs to watch for any blows delivered to the head or neck of a quarterback.

    Lions, 'gifted linebacker' Herdman agree to contract extension

    Lions, 'gifted linebacker' Herdman agree to contract extension


    The B.C. Lions are keeping Canadian linebacker Jordan Herdman on their roster, announcing Wednesday that the Winnipeg native has signed an extension to play for the CFL team through...

    The B.C. Lions are keeping Canadian linebacker Jordan Herdman on their roster, announcing Wednesday that the Winnipeg native has signed an extension to play for the CFL team through 2020.

    Riders QB Bridge pushes for change after costly non-call

    Riders QB Bridge pushes for change after costly non-call


    Brandon Bridge is calling for change. The Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback wants the CFL's command centre to have the ability to review hits to the head for potential penalties after he was the latest pivot to be on the receiving end of a...

    Brandon Bridge is calling for change. The Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback wants the CFL's command centre to have the ability to review hits to the head for potential penalties after he was the latest pivot to be on the receiving end of a controversial tackle on Sunday.

    Voyeurism trial booked for former CFL running back Jerome Messam

    Voyeurism trial booked for former CFL running back Jerome Messam


    Despite a judge's order, a former Calgary Stampeder and Saskatchewan Roughrider charged with voyeurism will not appear in a Calgary courtroom in person on Thursday — as a trial date has now been set for next...

    Despite a judge's order, a former Calgary Stampeder and Saskatchewan Roughrider charged with voyeurism will not appear in a Calgary courtroom in person on Thursday — as a trial date has now been set for next year.

    Riders head coach noncommittal on QBs Collaros, Bridge for 2019

    Riders head coach noncommittal on QBs Collaros, Bridge for 2019


    Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach Chris Jones isn't saying whether he's interested in bringing back either of his quarterbacks next season. Jones also isn't commenting on what his biggest off-season target...

    Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach Chris Jones isn't saying whether he's interested in bringing back either of his quarterbacks next season. Jones also isn't commenting on what his biggest off-season target is.

    CFL sets wheels of change in motion following West semifinal non-call

    CFL sets wheels of change in motion following West semifinal non-call


    CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie was planning to talk with the league's board of governors on Tuesday to discuss some business matters. He'll be adding one new item to the agenda for...

    CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie was planning to talk with the league's board of governors on Tuesday to discuss some business matters. He'll be adding one new item to the agenda for discussion.

    High hits on Riders QBs spur fan outcry, commissioner statement

    High hits on Riders QBs spur fan outcry, commissioner statement


    An American CFL fan is calling on the league to change how it handles helmet-to-helmet hits. CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie has also commented on hits the head following Sunday's...

    An American CFL fan is calling on the league to change how it handles helmet-to-helmet hits. CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie has also commented on hits the head following Sunday's game.

    Blue Bombers golden when it mattered most in West semifinal

    Blue Bombers golden when it mattered most in West semifinal


    It was almost as if the Winnipeg Blue Bombers couldn’t get out of Regina quick enough Sunday night after defeating the Saskatchewan Roughriders 23-18 in the CFL Western...

    It was almost as if the Winnipeg Blue Bombers couldn’t get out of Regina quick enough Sunday night after defeating the Saskatchewan Roughriders 23-18 in the CFL Western semifinal.

    Harris leads Bombers to West final with win over Roughriders

    Harris leads Bombers to West final with win over Roughriders


    Andrew Harris ran in a fourth quarter touchdown as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers beat the Saskatchewan Roughriders 23-18 in the West Division...

    Andrew Harris ran in a fourth quarter touchdown as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers beat the Saskatchewan Roughriders 23-18 in the West Division semifinal.

    Bye-bye Buono: Tiger-Cats coast to East final in Lions coach's CFL farewell

    Bye-bye Buono: Tiger-Cats coast to East final in Lions coach's CFL farewell


    Jeremiah Masoli threw three first-half touchdown passes to lead the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to a lopsided 48-8 CFL East Division semifinal win over the visiting B.C. Lions on Sunday...

    Jeremiah Masoli threw three first-half touchdown passes to lead the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to a lopsided 48-8 CFL East Division semifinal win over the visiting B.C. Lions on Sunday afternoon.

    Group launches ticket drive to gauge interest in Halifax CFL team

    Group launches ticket drive to gauge interest in Halifax CFL team


    The group aiming to bring a Canadian Football League team to Halifax has announced details of a season ticket drive and a name-the-team...

    The group aiming to bring a Canadian Football League team to Halifax has announced details of a season ticket drive and a name-the-team contest.

    Ricky Ray on CFL future: 'I still have the feelings of wanting to play'

    Ricky Ray on CFL future: 'I still have the feelings of wanting to play'


    Toronto Argonauts quarterback Ricky Ray will spend the winter pondering his CFL future, something the 39-year-old has done each of the last two years before ultimately deciding to return. But, this time, he would be coming off a serious neck...

    Toronto Argonauts quarterback Ricky Ray will spend the winter pondering his CFL future, something the 39-year-old has done each of the last two years before ultimately deciding to return. But, this time, he would be coming off a serious neck injury.

    Riders sign QB Drew Tate out of retirement for playoff push

    Riders sign QB Drew Tate out of retirement for playoff push


    The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed veteran CFL quarterback Drew Tate out of retirement. The 34-year-old Tate joins the Green and White in time for the playoffs and as questions linger about starting QB Zach Collaros's...

    The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed veteran CFL quarterback Drew Tate out of retirement. The 34-year-old Tate joins the Green and White in time for the playoffs and as questions linger about starting QB Zach Collaros's availability.

    Chug away: CFL won't punish Redblacks' Gott for viral beer-chugging celebration

    Chug away: CFL won't punish Redblacks' Gott for viral beer-chugging celebration


    A CFL spokesman said Saturday that Ottawa Redblacks offensive lineman Jon Gott won't be fined for chugging a beer during the club's 24-9 home win over the Toronto Argonauts on Friday...

    A CFL spokesman said Saturday that Ottawa Redblacks offensive lineman Jon Gott won't be fined for chugging a beer during the club's 24-9 home win over the Toronto Argonauts on Friday night.

    Argonauts axe head coach Marc Trestman after 4-14 season

    Argonauts axe head coach Marc Trestman after 4-14 season


    The Toronto Argonauts announced the firing of head coach Marc Trestman on Saturday, just hours after completing a 4-14 campaign at Ottawa and less than a year after he guided the club to a stunning comeback victory in the Grey...

    The Toronto Argonauts announced the firing of head coach Marc Trestman on Saturday, just hours after completing a 4-14 campaign at Ottawa and less than a year after he guided the club to a stunning comeback victory in the Grey Cup.