Edmonton-area football player Chuba Hubbard named Big 12 top offensive player of the year

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 5, 2019 3:57 pm Updated December 5, 2019 3:59 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Edmonton native Chuba Hubbard, the NCAA rushing leader, has…

Edmonton Eskimos GM begins search for new head coach

General manager Brock Sunderland is on the lookout for a new head coach after the Edmonton Eskimos parted ways with Jason Maas on Wednesday. Related News Sunderland has been through the hunt for a new coach before, but not as…

Bombers’ Whitehead catches 2 TDs as Winnipeg hands Edmonton Eskimos their 1st loss of season

Lucky Whitehead caught a pair of touchdowns to help the Winnipeg Blue Bombers win their first home-opener in five seasons with a 28-21 victory over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday. Matt Nichols threw touchdown passes of 75 and 41 yards…

Eskimos defence turns up the pressure; veteran linebacker Jones released

B.C. Lions quarterback Mike Reilly was sacked early and then, again, again and again in the Edmonton Eskimos’ 39-23 win on Friday night. The Eskimos recorded seven quarterback sacks on Reilly, and five more sacks were called back because of…

Edmonton Eskimos training camp Day 7: Eskimos host Lions in first pre-season game

The Edmonton Eskimos will receive their first real test of the 2019 CFL season as they host the B.C. Lions on Sunday afternoon in the first pre-season game for both teams. READ MORE: Edmonton Eskimos offering free admission to Sunday’s…

On eve of training camp, Edmonton Eskimos know building team chemistry will be key

The Edmonton Eskimos underwent a massive makeover in the off-season. Gone are Mike Reilly, Derel Walker, J.C. Sherritt, Aaron Grymes, Duke Williams and Bryant Mitchell, to name a few. As training camp is set to open Sunday from the Brick…

New football program a touchdown for Edmonton girls

An Edmonton woman has created the city’s first female midget tackle football division, in an effort to make the sport more inclusive. Tanya Henderson said she created the new division because most young female football players don’t have an opportunity…