September 2018 – OK, I get it now

Johnny Manziel has talent. There’s little doubt about that. And every player in the league wants to start. Wants to star. But there appears to be something irreparably broken about Johnny Manziel. I just watched an interview with Manziel complaining about not getting any playing time. Thing is: he was concussed for two games, and… Continue reading September 2018 – OK, I get it now

September 2018 – The Power of ONE voice

This post may end up seeming a little self-serving. It may appear a little unhinged. Trust me, I realize that. But when you keep predicting things about a team, and they keep happening…well you start to wonder. I spent the last several seasons of Anthony Calvillo’s career as quarterback, decrying the lack of opportunity our… Continue reading September 2018 – The Power of ONE voice

August 2018 – And So They Draw Me Back In…

So now we have a quarterback controversy. And while I wouldn’t want to throw a bucket of water on Antonio Pipkin’s performance, last week and especially tonight, I respectfully suggest that everyone’s asking the wrong question. After the Alouettes last week released O-lineman Landon Rice, the #3 guy in the Manziel trade, they are facing yet… Continue reading August 2018 – And So They Draw Me Back In…

July 2018 – Als Give Up 6 Sacks in Loss – Trade All-Star O’Lineman

The consensus from the CFL fans I know is that Adams wasn’t so bad in his first start this season…despite Molson Morons screaming Manziel’s name while the offence was on the field. AND despite the fact that he had less than a week to prepare with the 1st team offence. AND despite the fact that… Continue reading July 2018 – Als Give Up 6 Sacks in Loss – Trade All-Star O’Lineman

July 2018 – Adams’ Old Coach Beau Baldwin Interview (Again)

In 2016, Justin Dunk of 3Down Nation interviewed Eastern Washington head coach Beau Baldwin. Baldwin coached almost half the starting quarterbacks in the CFL this week: Matt Nichols, Bo Levi Mitchell, Mike Reilly and Vernon Adams. Here are a couple of selections from that interview: Dunk: Do you believe Adams can be a franchise quarterback in the CFL?… Continue reading July 2018 – Adams’ Old Coach Beau Baldwin Interview (Again)