As we have approached Remembrance Day – I have been ruminating over what this day is: a day to remember.
When the Riders were say, 3-4 and looking to jettison the aspiring defensive back Duron Carter, it seemed the Rider season was threatening to circle around a drain of despair and disillusionment so profound it would have made Game of Thr
The Saskatchewan Roughriders refused to fold with three games left in the season with a 29-24 win against the Calgary Stampeders that might have turned their 2018 season around.
That thud heard somewhere in the middle of where dreams go to die on Saturday could very well have been the Grey Cup hopes of the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Thanksgiving Weekend served up a number of turkeys on a several fronts, and judging from the lists of TSN/CFL sponsors being compiled in Edmonton by Schmoe fans for potential boycotts, there seem to be seconds for everyone.
If you were as nauseated as I was listening to Rod Black gush over Johnny Manziel last Sunday, well, spare a thought for the fans of the Montreal Alouettes.
There is a sports cliché that sometimes teams need to win ugly at times if they are going to get to a championship.