Category Archives: Gryphons in CFL

CFL RedBlacks sign Gryphon receiver

When I read that Jacob Scarfone hadn’t made the Tiger-Cats dress roster back on Cutdown Sunday, I knew it wouldn’t be too long before the two-time All Canadian was picked up by another CFL team. That day has come … … Continue reading

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CFL back in Guelph

I’m looking forward to the Argos vs RedBlacks game at Alumni Stadium Thursday night. I bought my tickets online as soon as they went on sale back in April. According to Athletic Director Scott McRoberts there will be tickets available … Continue reading

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Big week for Gryphons in pre-season CFL action

The CFL pre-season is in full swing now with four exhibition games played on Thursday (1) and Friday (3) nights. Lots Guelph grads had notable performances [see social media below] but none bigger than running back Johnny Augustine. Straight from … Continue reading

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Gryphon alum traded on eve of CFL draft

Now here is some surprising news … former Gryphon offensive lineman Ryan Bomben is returning to the Montreal Alouettes, the team that originally drafted him back in 2010. As first reported by @JDunk12, the #Ticats have traded OL Ryan Bomben to … Continue reading

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Welcome back Jacob & other CFL transactions – July 31/17

From Ticats.ca … The Tiger-Cats also announced the release of wide receiver Jacob Scarfone so he can return to Guelph University for the 2017 U Sports season. Scarfone was selected by Hamilton in the sixth round, 47th overall, in the … Continue reading

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First FoGF CFL Tailgate Party

I’m really looking forward to this game today … And it’s not just because there will be 5 Gryphons playing in it – Bomben, Walker, Reinhart, Newton and Finley. Nor is it because it is the oldest rivalry in professional … Continue reading

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Free agent Finley signs with Argos

With potential free agents Rob Maver, Cam Thorn and Jake Reinhart all re-signing with their teams back in December it was a fairly quiet day for former Gryphons when the CFL’s free agent signing period kicked off Tuesday. The lone … Continue reading

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John Rush signs with the Blue Bombers

A year after first signing the Gryphon star linebacker the Winnipeg Blue Bombers have done it again. The Bombers want John Rush back in Winnipeg for his second training camp with the team. Rob Massey has written a detailed story … Continue reading

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Bombers extend Walters & O’Shea

Congratulations to former Gryphons Kyle Walters and Mike O’Shea! The pair were supposedly on the hot-seat with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in their roles as General Manager and Head Coach heading into the 2016 season. A solid 11-7 record, the … Continue reading

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Stamps extend Maver

Another former Gryphon in the CFL receives a contract extension. And, once again, Justin Dunk breaks the news on the 3-Down Nation blog – Punter Rob Maver agrees to extension with Stamps Canadian punter Rob Maver and the Stampeders have come … Continue reading

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