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The BC Lions announced their seven-man practice roster this morning. The squad features three 2010 Draft picks: WR Akeem Foster, DB Cauchy Muamba and OL Adam Baboulas.
Posted: June 25, 2010
Some advice to future Lions prospects: Spend some time jazzing up your video highlights on YouTube. The head man is watching and using social media to help him evaluate potential Lions.
Posted: June 24, 2010
The BC Lions Football Club announced this morning that fullback Lyle Green and halfback Darren Toney have been released.
Posted: June 24, 2010
After police shut down a tailgate party before the Lions game on Sunday, the team's quick action within 24 hours of 'Tailgate-gate' was something to behold explains's Jim Mullin.
Posted: June 23, 2010
The BC Lions Football Club announced this morning that seven players have been released.
Posted: June 23, 2010
Jason Maas threw a touchdown pass to Skyler Green in the dying seconds to lead the Edmonton Eskimos to a come-from-behind 36-32 victory over the B.C. Lions in Vancouver.
Posted: June 20, 2010
The BC Lions held an open house at Empire Fields for their season ticket holders and the early reviews indicate that football will be a lot of fun in 2010 explains Bryan Wawryshyn.
Posted: June 19, 2010
Despite the best efforts of some to derail the new and improved Casey Printers,'s Jim Mullin explains how Casey 2.0 is a different man from his first stint with the Lions.
Posted: June 18, 2010
Just a few days separate the BC Lions and their first action at Empire Field and the club made more training camp moves Friday morning with the release of four players.
Posted: June 18, 2010
Geroy Simon sure doesn't look like a receiver who's about to turn 35. Asked if he's lost a step over the years he answered, "Did you see me running by these guys today?"
Posted: June 17, 2010
Day #11 of CFL training camp is in the books and brings you up to speed on what transpired in the Western Division including 'arm-gate- in BC.
Posted: June 17, 2010
Foster was ranked among the top 15 when the CFL's Amateur Scouting Bureau released its first rankings last fall. He was drafted by the Lions and is having success in camp.
Posted: June 16, 2010
Day #10 of CFL training camp is in the books and brings you up to speed on what transpired in the Western Division including Mark Restelli's passion for superheroes.
Posted: June 16, 2010
The BC Lions made their second round of training camp moves Tuesday morning as seven players were released including offensive lineman Darren Heerspink.
Posted: June 15, 2010
Despite being 40, Paul McCallum's leg looks as elastic as ever after hitting a pair of 43-yard field goals and punting for a 54 yard average in BC's preseason win over the Riders.
Posted: June 14, 2010
Sean Whyte kicked a 33-yard field goal in the fourth quarter to help the B.C. Lions rally for a 19-17 pre-season CFL victory over the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Sunday afternoon.
Posted: June 13, 2010
There has been a very pleasant sight for Ken Miller to enjoy at the Roughriders training camp. Slotback Weston Dressler, is back making catches and running crisp pass routes after suffering a broken leg.
Posted: June 13, 2010
Hamid Mahmoudi sits behind Davis Sanchez on the depth chart, but with similar paths to the CFL, the rookie Mahmoudi is soaking up all he can from the veteran Sanchez.
Posted: June 13, 2010
Offensive line coach Dan Dorazio wanted to make Dean Valli, 26, a starter but to do so it meant 33-year-old Angus Reid, a unifying presence for nine seasons, had to accept his new role.
Posted: June 10, 2010
A playbook in football, Jamall Lee suggested, is a little like a novel. If both are well-written, there's a tendency to skip a few pages and check out the next chapter.
Posted: June 09, 2010
Crawford is being given the chance to replace Miles in the Lions' secondary. It will be a tough task replacing a six-time CFL all-star whose 12-year career included 66 interceptions.
Posted: June 09, 2010
After being nominated four times, Sheahan he won the Frank Tindall Trophy as CIS coach of the year in 2008 and in 2009 he led the Queen's Gaels to a national championship.
Posted: June 09, 2010
Day #2 of CFL training camp is in the books and brings you up to speed on what transpired in the Western Division. The battle for DE in Regina led to a couple of injuries.
Posted: June 08, 2010
There is a leadership attribute that comes naturally to the 25-year-old Keron Williams, one which could be extremely valuable to the BC Lions heading into the 2010 season.
Posted: June 07, 2010
Day #1 of CFL training camp is in the books and brings you up to speed on what transpired in the Western Division. Things were heated in BC with a couple of camp fights.
Posted: June 06, 2010
The B.C. Lions ended last year's CFL season not only beaten, but humiliated. Wally Buono wants to change that this year and he realized maybe some of the changes start within.
Posted: June 05, 2010
The voices Wally Buono kept hearing during the offseason telling him what needed to change with the Lions were the kind that awaken coaches in the middle of the night.
Posted: June 03, 2010
With 541 days to go before Vancouver plays host to the 99th Grey Cup, the 2011 Grey Cup committee was announced and the 2011 championship brand was revealed.
Posted: June 03, 2010
If this is Davis Sanchez's final season of professional football, he couldn't think of a better way to go out than as a member of the hometown British Columbia Lions.
Posted: June 03, 2010's Rod Pedersen brings you the latest heading into training camp including an update on Paul McCallum; the Riders battle at defensive end and Calgary's offensive dilemma.
Posted: June 02, 2010

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