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Edmonton Eskimos Announce Name Change
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Edmonton Eskimos Announce Name Change

The writing was on the wall when FedEx asked the Washington Redskins of the NFL to change their name in early July. Having followed football and the NFL for over 40 years, I could hardly believe what I was hearing! I never thought I would see the day where the team would be moving ahead...

CFL Delays Start of 2020 Season
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CFL Delays Start of 2020 Season

The world has been turned upside down by the Covid-19 virus! Sports leagues around the globe in the midst of their seasons shut down once the WHO declared a pandemic. From the moment those decisions were made, fans of the CFL have been waiting for word on the upcoming season. That word came Tuesday as...

Milanovich Hires Assistant Coaches
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Milanovich Hires Assistant Coaches

The Edmonton Eskimos hired Scott Milanovich back on December 12th and since then fans have been patiently waiting for him to announce the rest of his staff. The waiting came to an end this past Wednesday as six assistants were hired with additional ones to be named at a later date. The following individuals were...

Eskimos Hire Scott Milanovich
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Eskimos Hire Scott Milanovich

When the CFL season ended after the Grey Cup in Calgary, there were three teams looking for head coaches. The B.C. Lions, the Ottawa RedBlacks and the Edmonton Eskimos had openings with the names of Rick Campbell and Paul LaPolice being the top candidates. There was much talk about the return of Rick Campbell to...

Eskimos Lose Fourth Straight
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Eskimos Lose Fourth Straight

When the Eskimos were sitting with a 6-3 record in mid August, things were looking pretty good for the team. They were challenging for first place in the Western Conference and had a chance to prove to everyone they were for real! Meanwhile, critics were saying the team had not beaten anyone with a winning...

Stampeder’s Sweep Eskimos
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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...