Category Archives: CFL
His Name is Tchissakid Dre Player and last Tuesday night, he was selected in the second round of the Canadian Football League draft by the B.C. Lions. He is the first proud member of Sagkeeng First Nation to be selected in the CFL draft.
Former Winnipeg Blue Bombers player personnel director Bill Quinter, one of the men most responsible for putting together the team that shocked the CFL and won the 1988 Grey Cup, passed away last weekend in West Kelowna, B.C. He was 74.
Quarterback Ricky Ray was terrific, runningback Chad Kackert was electrifying and the Toronto defense made the Calgary Stampeders look pretty ordinary as the Argos thrilled the home fans with a 35-22 victory in the 100th Grey Cup game.