Canadian football


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Canadian football

n
1. (Soccer) a game resembling American football, played on a grass pitch between two teams of 12 players
2. (Rugby) a game resembling American football, played on a grass pitch between two teams of 12 players
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After graduating from Florida A&M, Eason played one year in the NFL with the Oakland Raiders (1968), one season with the British Columbia Lions of the Canadian Football League (CFL) in 1969, and later returned to the CFL in 1972 with the Montreal Alouettes.
The Colts signed the undrafted Freeman as a free agent after he played three seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders (2009-11) in the Canadian Football League.
com/nfl/story/_/id/18187426/johnny-manziel-reaches-agreement-dismiss-domestic-violence-charge) domestic violence case , Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie announced the quarterback is now free to sign a CFL contract.
The Canadian Football League said Thursday it would approve a contract for quarterback Johnny Manziel if one is reached with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, who have the former Heisman Trophy winner on their negotiation list.
The attacker, suspected to be associated with the Islamic State, crashed his white Chevrolet Malibu SUV into a police Edmonton Police Service SUV outside a Canadian Football League game outside Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday evening.
TORONTO, Dhu-AlHijjah 24, 1437, September 25, 2016, SPA -- An American player in the Canadian Football League (CFL) was killed in an early morning shooting in the western city of Calgary, the gaming body said on Sunday, according to Reuters.
It will be the largest home crowd any Canadian football team, men's or women's, has played before, and England are determined to spoil the carnival atmosphere.
is carrying a range of football-themed products this season, thanks to expanded licensing agreements with Western teams in the Canadian Football League.
Mark Cohon, commissioner of the Canadian Football League and the man responsible for its reinvention and success, will talk about doing more (and better) with less, and Lee Peterson, executive vice president of the retail consultancy WD Partners, will tell pharmacy operators "What Amazon Can't Do.
The Canadian football federation had asked the game's governing body to rule on the matter after Quebec refused to overturn its ban on turbans.
I opened the email to find a link that casually mentioned the Bears were in talks with Marc Trestman, head coach of the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League, sandwiched in the middle of about eight other possible candidates.
Two sports that have seen increases in average attendance year-on-year are Major League Baseball and the Canadian Football League.

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