Grey Cup News

Mayor Fougere addresses the city at the 50th annual State of the City on Feb. 23, 2017.

'I'm pushing for that:' Mayor wants to see Regina host Grey Cup

By Britton Gray February 23, 2017 - 8:52pm Updated: February 24, 2017 - 6:36am

At the 50th annual State of the City Address Thursday, Regina Mayor Michael Fougere made a comment in his speech that will get Rider fans buzzing.

While addressing the...

Jamie Nye: Can Chris Jones 3-year plan work like Ottawa's?

By Jamie Nye November 29, 2016 - 7:18am Updated: November 29, 2016 - 7:18am

When the Saskatchewan Roughriders hired Chris Jones they gave him a three-year deal.

Jones was in Toronto for Grey Cup week and here's hoping he paid attention to the...

Jamie Nye: Hank isn’t good or bad, he’s great

By Jamie Nye November 28, 2016 - 7:20am Updated: November 28, 2016 - 7:20am

Henry Burris' Grey Cup performance was the equivalent of a mic drop.

Fourth most passing yards ever, second best quarterback ranking, oldest QB to ever win. The list...

Darrell Davis: Winning with a plan

By Darrell Davis November 28, 2016 - 6:48am Updated: November 28, 2016 - 6:48am

Take heed, Saskatchewan Roughriders: It takes only four years to build a CFL champion from the ground up. And you can win with an old quarterback!

The Ottawa Redblacks...

Jamie Nye: Stamps are ready to roll and it's kind of scary

By Jamie Nye November 25, 2016 - 6:33am Updated: November 25, 2016 - 6:33am

The 104th Grey Cup could look a lot like the 101st, when three years ago Saskatchewan smashed the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to the tune of 45-23.

The Calgary Stampeders are...

Regina-born Zack Evans as a member of the Roughriders.

Regina-born Zack Evans prepares for his 3rd Grey Cup appearance in 4 years

By Brant Hilton November 24, 2016 - 3:28pm Updated: November 25, 2016 - 1:34pm

Fighting for the Grey Cup in the CFL's biggest game of the year is nothing new for Regina-born Zack Evans.

"This is, ah, pretty not new to me anymore. It's getting a...

Darrell Davis: Good coaches with good timing

By Darrell Davis November 24, 2016 - 8:04am Updated: November 24, 2016 - 8:04am

Watching this year's Grey Cup coaches together, on a stage before the media assembled for the 2016 Grey Cup in Toronto, you wonder how such inexperienced bosses motivated their...

Jamie Nye: Henry Burris is this year's Grey Cup X-Factor

By Jamie Nye November 23, 2016 - 8:12am Updated: November 23, 2016 - 8:12am

Henry Burris is definitely the x-factor in this year's Grey Cup.

We know how Bo Levi Mitchell is going to play – he’s been a Grey Cup MVP recently.

Burris is the...

Darrell Davis: No Richie, no Kent at Grey Cup

By Darrell Davis November 23, 2016 - 7:46am Updated: November 23, 2016 - 7:46am

Since I started covering the CFL fulltime as a journalist in 1988 – when the Toronto Argonauts were still playing in historic Exhibition Stadium – this is my 28th Grey Cup. It'...

Darrell Davis: It's the 20th anniversary of the most important Grey Cup

By Darrell Davis November 22, 2016 - 7:41am Updated: November 22, 2016 - 7:41am

The best and most important Grey Cup game occurred 20 years ago, in 1996, when the Toronto Argonauts beat the Edmonton Eskimos 43-37.

The game became famous for a fumble...

Darrell Davis: Hoping for a great Grey Cup

By Darrell Davis November 21, 2016 - 6:26am Updated: November 21, 2016 - 6:26am

Please, please, please, let this year's Grey Cup not be a disaster.

There are few better examples of Canadiana than the Grey Cup. An opportunity for people from across...

Jamie Nye: The Stampeders are good. Damn good.

By Jamie Nye November 21, 2016 - 6:22am Updated: November 21, 2016 - 6:22am

Rest is best.

No longer can anybody talk about rust or question whether having the bye week or a few weeks off could hinder good teams.

For the second straight...