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Wray Morrison: Are we culturally capable?

By Wray Morrison February 21, 2017 - 10:43am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 10:45am

There are people fighting to keep Saskatoon from becoming Canada's most outdated city.   Saskatoon Tourism President and CEO Todd Brandt went to Edmonton last week with members...

Wray Morrison: We've seen this before

By Wray Morrison February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

As soon as word broke that Vince Young's representatives were talking with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, the province got very excited.   Can you imagine a third-overall NFL...

Wray Morrison: Argos owners to blame for team's free agency woes

By Wray Morrison February 16, 2017 - 12:32pm Updated: February 16, 2017 - 12:45pm

As expected, dysfunction within the Toronto Argos organization has carried into free agency.   Some of the Canadian Football League's most talented players are available for...

Wray Morrison: Keeping up with Jones

By Wray Morrison February 15, 2017 - 11:36am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 11:45am

Chris Jones has one year under his belt as a General Manager in the Canadian Football League. It's too early to know if he can succeed in that position.

The Riders were...

Wray Morrison: A tale of two CFL markets came to light this week.

By Wray Morrison February 14, 2017 - 8:57am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 9:00am

On Monday, the league announced CFL week will be held in Regina next month.   There will be a buzz as the league's top 50 players, Canadian Football Hall of Fame inductees and...

Wray Morrison: Bye and bye

By Wray Morrison February 13, 2017 - 10:10am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 10:15am

I've heard a lot of discussion about the NHL's bye weeks.

This is the first season teams get at least one five-day break with no practices or games during the season....

Wray Morrison: Let me comment

By Wray Morrison February 10, 2017 - 11:42am Updated: February 10, 2017 - 11:45am

On Thursday at 3:19 pm, Riders VP of Football Operations, GM and Head Coach Chris Jones issued a statement regarding the 3DownNation report that Johnny Manziel had worked out...

Wray Morrison: Best on Best

By Wray Morrison February 9, 2017 - 11:37am Updated: February 9, 2017 - 11:45am

Another Best on Best world event is being put to the test.

Two of Canada's baseball stars, Russell Martin and Michael Saunders, will not play for Canada at the upcoming...

Wray Morrison: Bruins for bottom?

By 650 CKOM February 8, 2017 - 11:17am Updated: February 8, 2017 - 11:30am

Every storied professional sports team goes through peaks and valleys – but there are some that hit bottom.

The greatest North American example of hitting bottom is the...

Wray Morrison: Alouettes upgrade

By Wray Morrison February 7, 2017 - 12:48pm Updated: February 7, 2017 - 1:00pm

Rakeem Cato's release got me thinking about the state of the Montreal Alouettes going in to next season.

You've heard me say this before, but I'll say it again. Success...

Wray Morrison: Best Super Bowl ever a much-needed escape

By Wray Morrison February 6, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: February 6, 2017 - 11:33am

NFL Network host Rich Eisen tweeted this just over a week ago: "My day now starts with being horrified by at least 5 things seen on my Twitter feed, taking a deep breath, then...

Wray Morrison: Atlanta in an upset

By Wray Morrison February 3, 2017 - 10:46am Updated: February 3, 2017 - 11:00am

Oddsmakers have the New England Patriots as three-point favourites to beat the Atlanta Falcons in Sunday's Super Bowl.   Diehard New England fans hope the Pats leave little...