The expansion Ottawa Redblacks are going to have to look for another veteran centre to anchor their offensive line. According to a CFL source requesting anonymity, Marwan Hage has decided to retire after 10 seasons in the CFL.
They came into the CFL combine as the top prospects and Pierre Lavertu and David Foucault didn't do anything Sunday to diminish that standing. The two offensive linemen capped the weekend with solid performances in the one-on-one drills at Varsity Stadium.
Nine days after the Alouettes announced the veteran Higgins as their new head coach, he finally met with the media in the team's Olympic Stadium locker-room and introduced his coaching staff on Thursday.
The mayor of Halifax says the city should have its own mixed-use stadium and he likes the idea of having a CFL team as an anchor tenant, but Mike Savage says discussions with the league and potential investors are just starting.
Henry Burris couldn't pass up the chance to help build a franchise from the ground up. The veteran quarterback signed a three-year contract with the expansion Ottawa Redblacks on Tuesday, just six days after getting released by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.