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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Now, following a 21-year pro football career, quarterback Doug Flutie can add to his long list of accomplishments the title of # 1 player in the Canadian Football League, as chosen by the TSN Top 50 CFL Players panel.
But three solid seasons there elicited little notice from the NFL and he landed in the Canadian Football League, where he won five Grey Cups in six seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos.
Current LPI clients include the PGA TOUR, the World Golf Hall of Fame, the Indy Racing League (IRL) and the Canadian Football League (CFL) among others.
Since this is the Pro Football Hall of Fame, not the NFL Hall of Fame, it should be noted that Moon was even more prolific in the Canadian Football League - where he led the Edmonton Eskimos to five Grey Cup championships.
His professional football career also included the Canadian Football League, the World League of American Football and the Detroit Drive of the Arena Football League.
Leigh Steinberg, then a young attorney and fellow Hamilton alum whose father had been the principal at the school, figured Moon would be better off heading to the Canadian Football League, where he could refine his skills and win over the skeptics south of the border.
DALLAS -- Superstar Shania Twain will perform live at the Canadian Football League Grey Cup Halftime Show in Edmonton, Alberta being broadcast live on the America One Television Network in the United States on Sunday, November 24.
Current LPI clients include such high-profile sports organizations as the PGA TOUR ("TOUR"), the World Golf Hall of Fame, the Indy Racing League ("IRL"), and the Canadian Football League ("CFL").
Kicker Sean Fleming made a 36-yard field goal in the second round of overtime to help the Edmonton Eskimos beat the Montreal Alouettes for the Canadian Football League championship 38-35 in the 93rd Grey Cup at Vancouver, British Columbia.
Brown, President and CEO of America One Television Network, and Brent Scrimshaw, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Partnerships for the Canadian Football League, announced today that for the second year, America One is the exclusive United States distributor for Canadian Football.
Holland gained early business management experience at Commonwealth Edison after playing professional football with both the Canadian Football League and National Football League.

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