Is Moncton, New Brunswick a viable option for CFL expansion?

by Derek Williams 28. September 2010 12:23

Good article by Dave Naylor of TSN:

There's almost no one who doesn't want to see the Canadian Football League expand to Atlantic Canada.

Not fans in any of the CFL's existing eight cities, not the league head office in Toronto and certainly not the folks in New Brunswick, PEI and Nova Scotia who snapped up 20,000 tickets for Sunday's game between the Toronto Argonauts and the Edmonton Eskimos in about 30 hours back in the spring.

What the CFL has proven so far is that it's possible to stage a neutral site CFL game in Atlantic Canada and make it a roaring success. But the question on everyone's mind this weekend is 'could this city and this region support its own team?'

Read the rest here.

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by Derek Williams 25. September 2010 00:10

As you can tell we are a very new site. Our goal is allow you to follow a player throughout his career on one site regardless of the league he played in. For an example, take a look at Doug Flutie stat page. In the next few months we will be adding all individual statistics for NCAA Division 1A Football from 1970 on. We have about 90% of the schools currently, and we are still working on getting the others. We will be adding Div 1AA (FCS) football in the future as well.

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