Stampeder’s Sweep Eskimos

Stampeder’s Sweep Eskimos

It was the worst thing that could have happened to the Edmonton Eskimos. They were swept by their provincial rivals and the possibility of a home playoff game is almost assured. After an embarrassing effort against Calgary on Labour Day, the team did play better in the rematch but the result was the same. To make matters worse, the Eskimos...

Eskimos Fall to Blue Bombers

Eskimos Fall to Blue Bombers

The Edmonton Eskimos and Winnipeg Blue Bombers faced off for second time this season with first place at stake. Back in week three, the Blue Bombers took advantage of the ‘big play’ in defeating the Eskimos and this week the Eskimos were looking to turn things around. The biggest story going into this week was Winnipeg placing Matt Nichols on...

Eskimos Thump Argonauts

Eskimos Thump Argonauts

The last time the Edmonton Eskimos and the Toronto Argonauts played one another, it was a very lopsided 26-0 win for the Eskimos. Coming off a bye week, the Argonauts were well rested and looking for a little redemption after being shut out in Edmonton three weeks ago. The Eskimos needed to win this game if they were going to...

Eskimos Hang On To Defeat RedBlacks

Eskimos Hang On To Defeat RedBlacks

Having lost three of their last four games, the Edmonton Eskimos could not afford another loss this week against the visiting Ottawa RedBlacks. The Calgary Stampeder’s and Saskatchewan Roughriders had defeated their opponents this week, so the Eskimos needed this game to keep pace with their Western counterparts. The injury woes for the Eskimos continued again this week as Calvin...

Stampeder’s Outlast Eskimos

Stampeder’s Outlast Eskimos

The ‘Battle of Alberta’ got off to an earlier start this year. For the first time since 2014, the Eskimos and the Stampeder’s would play one another before their traditional Labour Day match. It would also be the first time Trevor Harris and Nick Arbuckle would get a chance to play in the leagues most intense rivalry! With the Winnipeg...