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.
Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Joe McKnight has been shot to death following an argument at an intersection with another motorist. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand says it happened about 2:43 p.m. Thursday in Terrytown, a suburb of New Orleans. more »
Running back Joe McKnight was shot and killed in Louisiana on Thursday night following what police said was a traffic argument. He spent time in both the CFL and NFL, and his death resonated throughout the football community on social media. more »
The end of another CFL season — and the start of a new bobsleigh campaign this week in Whistler, B.C., — brings a reminder that some retired football players are extending their athletic careers in an unexpected place. more »
Paul Byron scored the clinching goal in the fourth round of the shootout, and the Montreal Canadiens avoided a winless swing through California with a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday. more »
Lara Gut of Switzlerland won Sunday's super-G at the Lake Louise World Cup, her third such victory at the Alberta resort after wins in 2014 and 2013. Valerie Grenier was the top Canadian in 25th place. more »