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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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2018 Valero East-West Bowl live blog

The game is underway. I’m watching via this Youtube.com link Former Gryphon QB Justin Dunk doing the play-by-play on the broadcast. *      *      * All 3 Gryphons are playing for the West team [red unis]. #68 … Continue reading

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CFL Draft 2018

I have seen two mock drafts for 2018. The CFL.ca Mock draft 3.0 which projects that 3 Gryphon players be selected [OL Andrew Pickett (2nd round), DB Royce Metchie (4th round) and DB Nick Parisotto (8th round). The Ratio Breaker blog’s … 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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RB Recruit Wins 2 Awards

It was pretty obvious from the get-go that the Gryphons were getting a special player in  Kwame Osei. The John Abbott College running back came with a nice resume including … Rookie of the Year in 2015, team MVP in … Continue reading

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Shocking news – Kevin MacNeill out as head coach

If I hadn’t received a heads-up phone call, the following announcement is something I would have a hard time believing. Something you’d only expect to read on April Fools Day. GUELPH, ON – Kevin MacNeill is leaving the University of Guelph as … Continue reading

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CFL returning to Guelph in June

Tim Baines broke the news last month … The @REDBLACKS will play a @CFL pre-season game in #Guelph June 7 vs. the @TorontoArgos. @GryphonFootball. It's a Thursday. — Tim Baines (@TimCBaines) March 24, 2018 This week we learned the details … Continue reading

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It’s CFL Combine season

The CFL’s 2018 National Combine gets underway tomorrow in Winnipeg. The 3-day event winds up Sunday [March 23-25]. Two draft-eligible Gryphons have been invited – offensive lineman Andrew Pickett and defensive back Royce Metchie. Check out their highlight tapes … … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: OVC alum Bernie Brennan

A big thank you to Robbie Keith for the following submission on Ontario Veterinarian College [Class of ’51] alumnus Bernie Brennan … As a 19-year old graduate of St Patrick’s High School in Ottawa, and winner of the Doran Trophy … Continue reading

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