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How I finally made peace with the CFL

TAUBE (Troy Media) I still prefer the NFL to the CFL. But I’ve gained a brand-new appreciation for the Canadian game

The brutal truth about football’s waning popularity

DOWBIGGIN (Troy Media) As devastating hits and debilitating injuries rise, football faces a diminished audience. Can the sport curb its most violent tendencies and survive?

Hamilton’s desperate third-down gamble

DOWBIGGIN (Troy Media) What were the Ticats thinking? Hiring someone who looked the other way as his stars engaged in sordid behaviour would never get a generous hearing

ESPN, the Worldwide Leader in overreaction

(Troy Media) So consumed with progressive propriety was the network that it imagined that a few fevered opinions would destroy it

Newspeak and the dystopian world of the CFL

DOWBIGGIN (Troy Media) The benign endorsement of the Liberal’s Diversity Is Strength dogma puts the league in the political spotlight – where it doesn’t belong

CFL: The Dark League Rises (again)

DOWBIGGIN (Troy Media) The three-down football league seems to move from one episode of crisis to another. But every spring it emerges again, despite its critics – and itself

Touchdown: an NFL franchise in Canada would score big

TAUBE (Troy Media) A Toronto team would easily sell out. New advertising revenue, jobs and industries would be created. Hotels, restaurants and bars would flourish

Third down and long for the Canadian Football League

SPORTS (Troy Media) As we head into Grey Cup weekend in Toronto, the stadium still isn’t sold out – and that’s just one of the league’s many problems