NWSB Insider and B.C. Lions Blogger Ben Lypka recaps Damon Allen’s (Yes Marcus Allen’s brother for our American friends reading this today) honour onto the Wall of Fame, but questions whether or not he deserves it more than another polarizing presence, Casey Printers. Allen only produced one Grey Cup in the seven years he was with the Lions. Printers put together one of the best single seasons by a Lions quarterback in club history in 2004.
NWSB Insider and BC Lions blogger Phil “The bartender” Slater isn’t suggesting that backup QB Thomas DeMarco could usurp Travis Lulay as starter for the Lions this season but watch out for him in the future. A vet of Old Dominion, DeMarco brings a lot to the table, inclucling more importantly, a small college resume. The CFL proves year in and year out: it’s not where you come from, it’s how you play…
Listen up BC Lions fans, we’ve got a good read here for you. Fun take by Steve Lee as he weighs in with his top five BC Lions quarterbacks in the great history of BC football. Dave Dickenson, Damon Allen, Roy Dewalt, Joe Paopao are all mentioned.
In another installment of our Great Northwest sports moments Matt Larkin weighs in with his take on the 2000 Candian Football Leagues Grey Cup Championship run by the B.C. Lions. Who will be the next great Lion to get them back in a Grey Cup?