The 2011 B.C. Lions Are Heading to the Grey Cup

Carolyn Smith is back with another Social Media report following the reaction post-game of the 2011 Western Final between the BC Lions and the Edmonton Eskimos. Geroy Simon tweeted “Thank you to the BC Lions fans you were great. Can’t wait to see the sea of Orange next week!”

Nine B.C. Lions named to the CFL All-Star team

NWSB insider Carolyn Smith brings us good news for BC Lions fans. 9 Lions have been named to the CFL all-star team. Travis Lulay, Geroy Simon, Angus Reid, Jovan Olafiove, Aaron hunt, Khalif Mitchell, Solomon Eilimiann, Korey Banks, and Paul McCallum all made the list.

Western Division Final: Edmonton vs. BC CFL Handicapping Preview

Nice CFL matchup this week. Edmonton Eskimos vs. BC Lions Sunday, Novemeber 20, 2011. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and Canadian football gambling trends. Geroy Simon, Arland Bruce, Travis Lulay and Andrew Harris will need to be factors for BC to win and go on to the 2011 Grey Cup.

Tsk Tsk! Are Vancouverites wrapped up in the Canucks Cult?

The Grey Cup is coming to Vancouver, and there’s no fanfare. Steve Lee is up in arms. Face it Vancouverites, despite the successes of the Lions, Canadians and at some point hopefully the Whitecaps, the sports circus in the Lower Mainland is nothing but a one trick pony, the Vancouver Canucks.

Crisis averted at BC Place – workers will not go on strike

Our Vancouver blogger Carolyn Smith tells us that a stadium strike has been averted as BC Place. As workers reached a deal on Tuesday. Good news that the Grey Cup is safe from a strike at BC Place Stadium eh? The $563M newly renovated stadium would have endured disrupted operations resulting in a lack of services for guests.

Sensing Inevitability: Lions can start mapping out the parade route

Riley Trottier another one of our men with his pulse on the Vancouver sports beat is back with his prediction that the BC Lions will win the 2011 Grey Cup in Vancouver. This Lions team might not go undefeated the rest of the way, but they will go the rest of the way. And when they lift that cup, no one will be surprised.

BC Lions Arland Bruce gives the Leo’s a new attitude

Quick look at the Canadian football leagues BC Lions veteran wide receiver Arland Bruce. After eleven years in the league, no longer the young buck on the squad, and closer to the downside of his career, the addition of Arland Bruce has helped kick the butts of the other BC Lions receivers. Akeem Foster, Tim Brown, and Geroy Simon are all benefitting…

Fourth straight win shows it’s time to take BC seriously

It’s a good time to be a BC Lions CFL football fan. Q points out after starting 0-5, BC is 5-6 and rapidly emerging as a team no one wants to meet in the playoffs. Quarterback Travis Lulay is partially to thank…

Re-Vamped stadium to open for Whitecaps & BC Lions

Vancouver beat blogger Carolyn Smith tells us the BC Lions and Vancouver Whitecaps will finally be moving into their re-vamped home, BC Place at the end of September. FINALLY!

BC Lions’ 2000 Grey Cup Run

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?

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