Tag Archives: Sports/Football/CFL

CFL, players’ union reach tentative deal on new CBA

By | May 15, 2019

The CFL and the union representing players have reached a tentative deal on a new collective agreement, the league announced on Wednesday. The deal, reached before the current one was set to expire Saturday, is subject to ratification by Canadian Football League Players Association members and approval by the league’s board of governors. More to come

CFL Players’ Association urges training camp boycott unless new deal with league is done

By | April 17, 2019

Contract talks between the CFL and its players have turned ugly. The CFL Players’ Association has instructed its players not to make travel arrangements to attend training camps when they open May 19. The union has also informed its membership it has no intention of working past May 18, which is the date the current collective bargaining agreement… Read More »

Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber charged in murder of 5-year-old in Las Vegas

By | April 16, 2019

A Las Vegas judge expressed shock Tuesday at the severity of injuries found on a five-year-old girl whose death led to murder and felony child abuse charges against her 25-year-old mother and the mother’s former professional football player boyfriend. “Once you’ve seen them, you can’t ever unsee them,” Justice of the Peace Melanie Andress-Tobiasson said of the images… Read More »