October 2016 – Vernon Adams Jr. 1st CFL Start

The life of a pro quarterback is a precarious one. Just ask Rakeem Cato. Cato came in as a fresh rookie out of Marshall University. Amazingly enough, Cato DOMINATED in his first game, beating the defending Grey Cup Champions Calgary Stampeders. I was IMMEDIATELY  hooked.  That kind of talent doesn’t lie. The road has been… Continue reading October 2016 – Vernon Adams Jr. 1st CFL Start

November 2015 – MORE Than Black and White

Brandon Bridge started the last game of the Alouettes 2015 season…against Saskatchewan. It marked the first start by an African-Canadian quarterback in the CFL’s long and storied history. All without the slightest mention. Maybe it’s Canada. Here we don’t see colour, we see PEOPLE. MAYBE we’re so happy to see a Canadian quarterback of ANY… Continue reading November 2015 – MORE Than Black and White

October 2015 – Building and Maintaining a Quarterback Carousel – For Dummies (Ride Them Doagies!)

If you REALLY want to mess with the quarterback succession on your team, be sure to NEVER allow ANY backup any MEANINGFUL playing time. Once your established starter has retired OR has been injured the Quarterback Carousel can begin in earnest.