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2011 Tom Pate Memorial Award Winners

2011 Tom Pate Memorial Award Winners

by Staff Writer – Dec 17 Every year at Grey Cup, the Canadian Football League Players’ Association presents the Tom Pate Award. It is not an award presented on one’s ability to perform on the field, but rather it is an award given to players who display qualities that distinguish them from their peers off […]

2011 CFLPA All-Star Team

2011 CFLPA All-Star Team

by Staff Writer – Nov 24 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 24/11/11 CFLPA PRO PLAYER 2011 ALL STAR TEAM OAKVILLE (Nov 24, 2011) – The CFL Players’ Association and Pro Players is pleased to announce it’s 2011 CLFPA Pro Players’ All Star Team : HEAD COACH: Wally Buono, BC Lions SPECIAL TEAMS: Chad Owens*, Toronto Argonauts PLACE […]

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The Four Pillars of Developing Speed

by Larry Jusdanis When an athlete starts training with SST, the most common question is “Will I improve my speed?” I am honest and upfront and tell them that not everyone has the genetics to be a 100m champion. However, most athletes haven’t scratched the surface of their potential. At SST we have 4 methods […]

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TWO ROUGHRIDERS PLAYERS CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

REGINA — Two members of the Saskatchewan Roughriders football team are facing charges after a fight at a Regina nightclub. Defensive back Dwight Anderson, 32, and wide receiver Taj Smith, 29, each face one charge of aggravated assault. Anderson and Smith made a brief appearance together in provincial court Thursday and were released on conditions, […]

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BLUE BOMBERS MOVING BACK TO WEST DIVISION IN 2014

TORONTO — The CFL’s board of governors has officially moved the Winnipeg Blue Bombers back to the West Division. The league announced Thursday the Bombers will play in the West Division in 2014. They’ll be replaced in the East Division by the expansion Ottawa Redblacks. Since 1930, Winnipeg has spent 61 years in the West, […]

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THE CFL Players’ Association Apply for Judicial Review of Williams’ Arbitration Decision

The CFL Players’ Association has reviewed the decision of Arbitrator E.E. Palmer, Q.C., in which he found that the contract between Chris Williams and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats was valid. While the CFLPA is respectful of the arbitration process, given the potential implications of this decision on all CFL Players, the CFLPA will be proceeding with […]