Tagged Football

Dinos dominate Bears in Battle of Alberta

By Tommy Osborne, October 4 2016 — It was a tale of two halves for the Dinos football team in the Battle of Alberta on Oct. 1. The excitement was palpable as fans watched the Dinos take the field in celebration of the University of Calgary’s 50th anniversary. Dubbed the “Battle of Alberta,” pre-game festivities…

Dinos fans roar at annual Kickoff game

By David Song, September 10 2016 — Kickoff is the marquee event of the University of Calgary’s Orientation Week. A long-running tradition, first-year and upper-year students alike are encouraged to attend the annual gridiron showdown. This year was no exception, as fans decked out in red livery and yellow O-Week shirts packed McMahon Stadium to…

Five players who stood out in the Dinos Kickoff win

By Tommy Osborne, September 10 2016 — The University of Calgary Dinos faced off against the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds on September 9, coming out with a decisive 35–8 victory. While the entire team had a stellar performance, here are our top five players who really stood out. 1.Kicker Niko DiFonte First-year student Niko…

Stamps’ Eric Rogers signs with NFL’s San Francisco 49ers

By Sonny Sachdeva, January 26 2016 — While the Calgary Stampeders’ 2015 season didn’t end as they hoped — losing in the Western Final to eventual Grey Cup champions, the Edmonton Eskimos — there was one bright spot for our local CFL club. Rookie receiver Eric Rogers put forth an exceptional season, finishing the 2015…

CFL vs. NFL: Which is better?

By David Song, November 3 2015 — As we head into Week 19 of the CFL, three teams are battling for the final playoff spot — the B.C. Lions, Montreal Alouettes and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. South of the border, the NFL is in full swing as well, with four squads remaining undefeated through Week Eight….

CFL’s Stampeders and Eskimos reviving the Battle of Alberta

By Eric Licis, October 27 2015 — After years of dominance at the hands of the Calgary Stampeders, the Edmonton Eskimos are finally reviving the CFL’s Battle of Alberta. The Stampeders and Eskimos have battled one another since their 1949 inception. Edmonton leads Calgary 125–93–3 in the clubs’ all-time regular season head-to-head record and 13–12…

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