Greg FrersGreg played in the Canadian Football League as an all-star safety for 10 years, and was a two-time Grey Cup champion with the Calgary Stampeders. He retired from the CFL after the 2002 season, and later joined CBC Sports as a football analyst. Greg currently lives in Vancouver with his wife Lisa and their three boys.
Backup quarterback Jeff Mathews' one-yard touchdown plunge midway through the fourth quarter put Hamilton ahead for good as the Tiger-Cats handed the Saskatchewan Roughriders a 31-21 loss on Sunday at Mosaic Stadium. more »
James Franklin came in to toss a trio of touchdown passes, including two to Adarius Bowman, as the Edmonton Eskimos won their third game in a row with a 32-3 drubbing of the visiting Winnipeg Blue Bombers on a rainy Saturday night. more »
Calgary Stampeders running back Jon Cornish suffered a broken thumb in Friday's 29-26 overtime loss to the Ottawa Redblacks and is expected to be out indefinitely. He entered Friday's contest as the league's second leading rusher with 285 yards. more »
The Montreal Impact have made perhaps the biggest player acquisition in club history in former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba, who scored 163 goals and won four Premier League titles with Chelsea. more »
Pan Am Games CEO Saad Rafi says performance fees for West and the two other performers — Canadian howler Serena Ryder and Miami pop-rapper Pitbull — were covered by the concert promotion company Live Nation, which sponsored the Games. more »
Sprinter Andre De Grasse captured the hearts of Canadians after winning the 100- and 200-metre Pan Am titles. For these accomplishments, and more, the Markham, Ont., native is CBCSports.ca’s Canadian Athlete of the Pan Am Games. more »
The Arizona Cardinals have hired Jen Welter to coach inside linebackers through their upcoming training camp and pre-season. The Cardinals say Welter is believed to be the first woman to hold a coaching position of any kind in the NFL. more »