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Proud To Announce A Partnership with Payline by ICE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2016 The Canadian Football League Players’ Association is Proud To Announce A Partnership with Payline by ICE (Stoney Creek, ON) The Canadian Football League Players Association is pleased to announce a new partnership with Payline by ICE, a Canadian-based provider of foreign exchange and international payments. Payline, in acting as […]

CFLPA RESPONDS TO DRUG POLICY VIOLATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2016 (Stoney Creek, ON) The Canadian Football League Players’ Association does not condone the use of prohibited substances’‎ by its members, and supports the CFL/CFLPA Policy to Prevent the Use of Performance Enhancing Drugs. The policy recognizes previous violations from Canadian Interuniversity Sport, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the […]

The Canadian Football League Players’ Association Mourns the Passing of Norman Kwong

(Stoney Creek, ON) Norman Kwong’s legacy is written both on and off the football field. History shows the exceptional character that Mr. Kwong led with during his Hall of Fame football days followed by a distinguished business and political career. He was and continues to be an inspiration to many across the country. He will be […]

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        August 29, 2016 “The CFLPA is disappointed with the outcome of the arbitrators ruling, but believe our member received a fair opportunity to be heard. We respect this decision and will be moving forward in support of our membership for the remainder of the 2016 season and beyond. We are looking […]

CFLPA Makes WCB Application

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2016 For Better Standards and Protection in Their Sport, Canadian Football League Players’ Association Makes the Case for Coverage of Their Members MEDIA ADVISORY (Stoney Creek, ON) “Professional football players are no different than every working Canadian; they work hard for their employer and deserve to be included in the standards […]

CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYER HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES FOR 2016 SEASON

  NEW CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYER HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES FOR 2016 SEASON Stoney Creek, ON: The Canadian Football League (CFL) and Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA) announced today a number of Player Health and Safety initiatives for the 2016 season and beyond. Today’s announcement is highlighted by the implementation of an injury spotter that […]

DRUG TESTING IN PLACE FOR 2016 CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE SEASON

DRUG TESTING IN PLACE FOR 2016 CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE SEASON CFLPA Reaches Agreement with League Thursday, April 21, 2016 — Stoney Creek, On (April 21, 2016) – Expanded testing for performance enhancing drugs will be in place for the upcoming 2016 season, the Canadian Football League (CFL) and Canadian Football League Players’ Association (CFLPA) announced […]