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Tevaun Smith was just going with the flow of things. Now he’s in the National Football League. “It all started when I transferred from a school downtown to here. … Continue reading

Canadian Q&A: Geoff Gray

Winnipeg’s Geoff Gray was one of three Canadians to sign a priority undrafted free agent contract with an NFL team following this year’s draft, joining the Green Bay Packers … Continue reading

NFL Draft Q&A: Antony Auclair

In 2016, 17 NFL teams descended on Winnipeg to observe then-Manitoba Bisons standout David Onyemata go through the paces. The defensive lineman was drafted in the fourth round by New … Continue reading

The Doctor’s In: Q&A with Laurent Duvernay-Tardif

On February 27, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec native Laurent Duvernay-Tardif signed a reported five-year, $41.25 million contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs, making him the highest-paid Canadian offensive-side football … Continue reading

#LukesMailbag: Entry One!

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Luke’s Mailbag, where I answer 12 of your questions! Chen asks: Who would you say is the most influential person in your career? … Continue reading

Not Your Average Charlee

By: Dr. Jen Welter In the picture below, you will see a young football player, lining up to tackle a football dream. Charlee sees no limits, just another football … Continue reading

Jen’s Moments of Change: The First Ripple

By: Dr. Jen Welter I still remember when I found out I would represent my country in the inaugural IFAF Women’s World Championship. Forty-five of the top women from around … Continue reading

“Dear Jen”

“Being first is great, but what’s more important is not being the last.” Despite accomplishing so much, including becoming the first female to coach in the National Football League, … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Tevaun Smith

At least one Canadian-born player has been selected in each of the past five NFL drafts, and while there is little doubt their successes have sparked an interest in … Continue reading

All in the Family: Mehdi Abdesmad’s Story

“When I was nine, my dad wanted me to play soccer. I played for a few months and didn’t like it. One day I was walking by the park … Continue reading

5 Easy Recipes For Your Super Bowl 50 Party! – “Homegating” Presented By Chef Matt Dean Pettit

  Super Bowl 50 Homegating with Chef Matt Dean Pettit: Tune in to Super Bowl 50 on CTV, Sunday February 7, starting at 6:00 p.m Matt Dean Pettit has … Continue reading

    The 2015 NFL season kicks off the road to Super Bowl 50 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. on September 10; and at that very moment, nearly … Continue reading