Darrell Davis

Darrell Davis: It's fun being Green

By Darrell Davis January 19, 2017 - 5:41am Updated: January 19, 2017 - 5:41am

We're taking some heat on the Green Zone. But if we dish it out — as we do sometimes — we better be able to take it.

The Green Zone has moved into an earlier time slot,...

Darrell Davis: Drive dry, like a professional

By Darrell Davis January 18, 2017 - 5:59am Updated: January 18, 2017 - 5:59am


A friend of mine is a rally driver. A Hall of Fame rally driver.

I think about his driving prowess whenever the winter weather gets warm and sloppy. Have...

Darrell Davis: Offence wins championships

By Darrell Davis January 17, 2017 - 5:53am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 5:57am

Defence doesn't win championships. Not this year. Not in the NFL.

None of the four remaining teams have a top-rated defence. In yards surrendered per game their defences...

Darrell Davis: Paying for Franklin

By Darrell Davis January 16, 2017 - 6:30am Updated: January 16, 2017 - 6:30am

The shock has worn off. Saskatchewan Roughriders fans are no longer steaming with rage.

Beloved quarterback Darian Durant is a Montreal Alouette. A pending free agent,...

Darrell Davis: Jones and Durant weren’t meant for each other

By Darrell Davis January 13, 2017 - 11:20am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 11:20am

The forced marriage between Chris Jones and Darian Durant has ended, barely more than a year after they got stuck together with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

From the...

Darell Davis: Screw you, NFL!

By Darrell Davis January 13, 2017 - 9:43am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 9:45am

This would be such a great time to be an NFL fan in Los Angeles. And not for the reason you may think.   If you lived in LA you could say: 'Screw you, NFL!'   Now that San...

Darrell Davis: Remembering the Old Barn

By Darrell Davis January 12, 2017 - 11:43am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:43am

The nearly century-old Exhibition Stadium is scheduled for demolition Tuesday, and with it will go so many memories.

I watched the Regina Pats play there en route to the...

Darrell Davis: Stop treating junior players like slaves!

By Darrell Davis January 11, 2017 - 7:45am Updated: January 11, 2017 - 7:45am

Partly to avoid enhancing their image as slave dealers, junior hockey teams should not be allowed to trade players.

Strong teams can be built through good scouting,...

Darrell Davis: Snuffing out MMA

By Darrell Davis January 10, 2017 - 11:21am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 11:21am

Meryl Streep didn't just blast president-elect Donald Trump.

During her speech at the Golden Globes, the award-winning actress also berated football and mixed martial...

Darrell Davis: Checking Durant's value

By Darrell Davis January 9, 2017 - 5:35am Updated: January 9, 2017 - 5:35am

Unless Darian Durant gets the salary he's asking for, there's no reason for him to sign with the Saskatchewan Roughriders before he becomes a free agent Feb.14.

That was...

Darrell Davis: After the Grey Cup

By Darrell Davis January 6, 2017 - 7:36am Updated: January 6, 2017 - 7:36am

Wakey, wakey, CFL. It's time to come out of hibernation.

It happens after every Grey Cup. No matter how great the league's championship game, how much of a marketing...

Darrell Davis: Maltby, my man

By Darrell Davis January 5, 2017 - 8:01am Updated: January 5, 2017 - 8:01am

After watching Kirk Maltby play for the Detroit Red Wings alumni team in the Centennial Classic, it reminded me – I drafted him!

In February 1992, my dad and I drove...