Edmonton Eskimos re-affirm name after Washington football team wavers

The Edmonton Eskimos have released another statement saying the club will be ramping up consultation with the Inuit community after the Washington Redskins said it will be conducting a “thorough review” of its name. Related News The Redskins made the…

Edmonton Eskimo Christion Jones released from team after sending out homophobic tweets

June 28 2020 8:08pm The Edmonton Eskimos have released on their players after he tweeted several homophobic statements. Christion Jones expressed his opposition to gay relationships. As Nicole Stillger explains, his actions led to quick repercussions. ‘ }); } else…

‘Your comments hurt’: Edmonton Eskimo Christion Jones sends out anti-gay tweet

A tweet sent out Saturday evening by Edmonton Eskimos‘ kick returner Christion Jones with anti-gay and lesbian sentiments has led to some backlash and a pointed response from MLA Janis Irwin. In his tweet, Jones said, “Man ain’t suppose to…

New Edmonton Eskimos head coach Scott Milanovich eager for season to start

When Scott Milanovich accepted the job as the Edmonton Eskimos next head coach in mid-December, he had to finish out the NFL season with the Jacksonville Jaguars before turning his full attention to the Eskimos and the CFL. At the…

Nunavut MP calls on Eskimos to change name after club tweets support for George Floyd protests

On Monday, the Edmonton Eskimos tweeted a statement of support for those protesting Black racism around the world. “We seek to understand what it must feel like to live in fear of going birding, jogging or even relaxing in the…