Category Archives: Gryphons in CFL

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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Reinhart receives contract extension from Argos

From Justin Dunk at 3-Down Nation blog – Argonauts sign trick shot artist to contract extension The Argos have signed long snapper and trick shot master Jake Reinhart to a two-year contract extension, per CFL sources. The 27-year-old has played … Continue reading

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Saskatchewan Roughriders made a snap decision with Dan MacDonald

Saskatchewan Roughriders made a snap decision with Dan MacDonald From the Regina Leader-Post: Dan MacDonald wasn’t sitting on the couch waiting for a CFL team to call with a job offer. Actually, he was moving couches while waiting for the … Continue reading

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Congrats to Dan MacDonald

Congratulations to Daniel MacDonald on realizing his dream of playing in the CFL! This past week MacDonald was signed by the Saskatchewan Roughriders. He made his CFL debut in yesterday’s Labour Day Classic with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Picked by … Continue reading

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More on Maver’s “perfect” punt

More on the 49-yard Rob Maver punt I mentioned yesterday from Scott Cruikshank of the Calgary Herald – Stamps veteran gets kick out of pinning enemies deep in their own zone Perhaps, he suggests, golf is the best comparison. Which makes … Continue reading

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