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CFL Depth Charts/Injury Notes: Week 7
CFL Depth Charts/Injury Notes: Week 7
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 7:30 PM
Last updated: August 3, 9.30am ET With the CFL’s partnership with daily fantasy sports provider DraftKings announced, be sure to keep it locked to CFLpass to stay up-to-date on team depth charts and injury reports so you can win your league. Hamilton Tiger-Cats Notable Injuries • Zach Collaros is on track to return next week against BC. Winni
Edmonton Eskimos CEO Len Rhodes visits the Empre
Edmonton Eskimos CEO Len Rhodes visits the Empre
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 12:12 AM
The Eskimos President and CEO, Len Rhodes, returns to the Eskimo Empire podcast in episode 53 with a one on one conversation with Andrew. Len talks about joining the Esks and the changes he's seen in the last five years. They discuss the changes to the Esks game day experience and some of the new ideas to bring more fans to the Brick Field at Comm
Tom Richards visits the Eskimo Empire podcast in episode 52
Tom Richards visits the Eskimo Empire podcast in episode 52
Thursday, July 14, 2016 12:38 AM
In episode 52 on The Eskimo Empire Podcast, The Empire welcomes another Eskimo alumni into the Turf District! Former slotback/kick returner Tom Richards comes in to talk about his time with the Esks. In 1989, he was the first Canadian receiver to go over 1,000 yards in a season with 1,239 on 60 catches. Tom tells the guys what it was like to make i
On Eskimo Empire this week: Funky Susan (need we say more?)
On Eskimo Empire this week: Funky Susan (need we say more?)
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 12:31 AM
No Esks game this week? No problem! The Eskimo Empire Podcast guys welcome Susan into the Turf District for more female CFL fan perspective and hear her journey from being a Stamps fan to cheering for the Esks now! Susan even turns the tables and has some rapid-fire questions for Andrew and Uncle Time. The fan question from last week got a lot of
Eskimo Empire episode 50: Questions and a fan from Lethbridge
Eskimo Empire episode 50: Questions and a fan from Lethbridge
Thursday, June 30, 2016 1:35 AM
For the first time in quite a while, the Eskimo Empire boys get together to talk about a loss by the Eskimos. In episode 50 of the Eskimo Empire podcast, Andrew and Uncle Tim are joined by Joel, an Esks fan from Lethbridge, that came up to see the Esks home opener and stayed to be a featured fan. His connection to football started at 10, and he ha
CFL week 1: By the Numbers…
CFL week 1: By the Numbers…
Sunday, June 26, 2016 11:50 PM
It’s about time we should expect nothing short of craziness during Week 1 of the CFL season but if I told you that nothing surprised me this past weekend, I’d be lying. When will I learn? I didn’t expect the Argos to get crushed while ushering in a new era at BMO Field or for Trevor Harris to throw a 70+ yard touchdown on his first play with Ottaw
The 2016 CFL season: Official Fearless Predictions™
The 2016 CFL season: Official Fearless Predictions™
Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:35 AM
Almost a year ago to the day, I nervously sent in my picks ahead of the 2015 season and felt pretty good about what I predicted. I didn’t predict Montreal missing the playoffs for the first time since returning to the city, I didn’t predict Saskatchewan’s implosion or Ottawa’s *ex*plosion along with the now infamous “2nd and 25”. I was actually p
Eskimo Empire podcast episode 49: ‘Twas the night before football…
Eskimo Empire podcast episode 49: ‘Twas the night before football…
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 11:33 PM
The regular season is upon us! Featured Fan Joe B is back in the Turf District to regale us with more Esks stories and talk about his first time getting onto Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium, i.e. the Esks Kids Club is awesome. The fan question this week of how to bring 20- to 30-year-olds back to the game stirs up some great ideas. The boys re
Red Deer Roundup: On injuries, stadiums, Toronto, TV...
Red Deer Roundup: On injuries, stadiums, Toronto, TV...
Friday, June 17, 2016 12:39 AM
We are six days away from having *new* CFL games to watch on TSN instead of repeats every single night. I’m actually watching the 2015 East Final right now as I roundup this week’s news in the CFL. Can I just fast forward to this part? What a moment. • CFL teams were to trim rosters to 65 players on Tuesday and most of the cuts weren’t surpris
Eskimo Empire Podcast #48: It’s Ladies Nite (Oh, what a night!)
Eskimo Empire Podcast #48: It’s Ladies Nite (Oh, what a night!)
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 11:40 PM
The Italian Connection Break out the panini and the wine as the Empire welcomes Anto and Lulu into the Turf District as featured fans! The ladies have been Esks fans for most of their lives and tell the boys about some of their favorite memories with the team, their favorite players and the changes for the upcoming season. The debate then rages on