Monthly Archives: April 2016

Top 5 questions heading into Spring Camp

In college football every year you have to start over with what is essentially a new team. So there are always questions. Add the off-season coaching changes to the annual personnel changes and there could be lots of uncertainty around … Continue reading

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What are the Top 5 questions heading into Spring Camp?

Let me know what you think. What are the top questions you hope can be answered during the Gryphons Spring Camp? Ask your questions in the comments section or send me an email at I will have my list … Continue reading

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Spring Camp is underway

Spring Camp kicked off on Sunday with two practices. The Gryphons follow that up with 2-hour practices at 5 pm each day from Monday to Thursday. Spring Camp concludes with a combined practice & scrimmage with the Lions at York … Continue reading

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Two weeks ’til the 6th Annual Gala Dinner

We’re only two weeks away from the 6th Annual Friends of Gryphon Football Gala Dinner. I’ve enjoyed all five of the previous Dinners and expect this one will be as good as the others. In fact, it will have a few … Continue reading

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A deeper look at the Argos move & turf issues

After a game at the University of Waterloo’s Warrior Field I recall my son saying … “Dad, this is the best turf I’ve ever played on.” Walking on the field it did feel soft and “cushiony”. And it looked great. … Continue reading

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Georgia QB headed back to Canada, will suit up for Gryphons

The commitment and recent signing of Georgia QB Zach Buchan is probably the most interesting recruiting story of  this off-season. Buchan may not be the first “American” signee in recent years [Ray Bahr and Marcus Volpe come to mind], nor the … Continue reading

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More on coaching – Part 3

I saw the above Tweet from Coach Alex Derma earlier today. He is in South Bend, Indiana this weekend for a coaching clinic at the University of Notre Dame. If I’m not mistaken, Stu Lang, Todd Galloway and Mike MacDonald … Continue reading

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3 Gryphons to play in 14th East-West Bowl

Congratulations to tailback Johnny Augustine, quarterback James Roberts and defensive back  Orion Edwards on being selected to play in the East-West Bowl! Congratulations really ought to go out to receiver Jacob Scarfone as well. The CIS All Canadian received an invitation … Continue reading

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And today it’s official … Argos to Guelph

#Argos Training Camp is headed to the University of Guelph!DETAILS → — Toronto Argonauts (@TorontoArgos) April 12, 2016 From the Toronto Argonauts official announcement: ARGOS TRAINING CAMP HEADS TO UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH The Toronto Argonauts Football Club announced … Continue reading

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“Argos camp to Guelph” acc to CFL Source

#Argos to stage camp at Guelph #CFL via @CdnPress — CFL News (@CFL_News) April 11, 2016 Source: Argos to stage camp at Guelph TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts are returning to Guelph. A CFL source said Monday the Argos … Continue reading

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