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Argonauts sign quarterback Matt Nichols to 3-year deal: reports

Matt Nichols signed a three-year deal with the Toronto Argonauts on Thursday. The move comes after Nichols was released by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Jan. 28.

CFL to stage league's 1st regular-season game in Halifax

A CFL source says the league will announce Thursday it will stage a regular-season game between the Toronto Argonauts and Saskatchewan Roughriders in the Nova Scotia capital on July 25.

Canadian Laurent Duvernay-Tardif didn't need long to get into Super Bowl mode

On Sunday, the offensive lineman and the Kansas City Chiefs advanced to the Super Bowl with a 35-24 AFC championship win over the visiting Tennessee Titans. That secured the franchise its first berth in the NFL title game in 50 years.

CFL commissioner envisions first international regular-season game in 2021

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says the league and its players need to be bigger, bolder and proud of the CFL.
107th Grey Cup

Homegrown hero Andrew Harris helps Winnipeg end 29-year Grey Cup drought

Andrew Harris rushed for one touchdown and caught another as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers ended a 29-year championship drought by beating the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 33-12 in the 107th Grey Cup in Calgary.

Andrew Harris, Bombers aren't worried about Grey Cup underdog status

Andrew Harris is fine with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers being considered Grey Cup underdogs.
AWARDS ROUNDUP

Grey Cup-bound Brandon Banks snags CFL's most outstanding player award

Brandon Banks is the CFL's most outstanding player. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats receiver captured the honour for the first time Thursday at the CFL awards banquet in voting conducted by the Football Reporters of Canada and nine league head coaches.

Old friends Steinauer, O'Shea now meet as foes in Grey Cup

Jim Barker will have a unique opportunity Sunday. Barker will watch two of his coaching proteges battle for their first title as CFL head coaches.

High-scoring Tiger-Cats clinch 1st Grey Cup berth since 2014

Dane Evans threw for 386 yards and a touchdown in his first CFL playoff start, leading the Hamilton Tiger-Cats past the visiting Edmonton Eskimos 36-16 in the East Division final Sunday afternoon.
Preview

Well-rested Tiger-Cats anxious to host Trevor Harris, Eskimos in East Final

Simoni Lawrence and the Tiger-Cats are more than ready for the CFL East Division final against visiting Edmonton on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET. "I get anxious when I don't play football," says the middle linebacker, who hasn't played since Hamilton beat Toronto on Nov. 2.

Eskimos ride Trevor Harris' near-flawless passing to East Final in Hamilton

Trevor Harris threw for 421 yards and a TD as the Edmonton Eskimos held on for an entertaining 37-29 CFL East Division semifinal win over the hometown Montreal Alouettes on Sunday afternoon.

Alouettes' Vernon Adams Jr. unfazed to start in CFL playoff debut

Vernon Adams Jr. will start his first CFL playoff game Sunday when Montreal (10-8) hosts the Edmonton Eskimos (8-10) in the East Division semifinal.

From backups to starters, QBs Fajardo, Evans, Adams Jr. have emerged as CFL stars

Cody Fajardo, Dane Evans and Vernon Adams Jr. have made 2019 the year of the backup CFL quarterback. All three began the season as backups but when opportunity knocked, they answered the call and have become emerging CFL stars heading into the 2019 playoffs.
CFL SEMIS PREVIEW

Defending champion Stampeders face longer road to Grey Cup

The road to a fourth straight Grey Cup appearance will be a little longer than usual for Bo Levi Mitchell and the Calgary Stampeders, as the Saskatchewan Roughriders were the best in the West this season.

Chamblin's future as Argos head coach to be determined during off-season

Argonauts general manager Mike (Pinball) Clemons says head coach Corey Chamblin's future will be addressed this off-season as Toronto's braintrust examines all facets of its football operation following a disappointing season.
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