The Hoser’s Guide to the 103rd Grey Cup

Canadian Christmas is back and with it, by popular demand, the 103rd edition of the Hoser’s Guide to Grey Cup!  So grab a beer ‘eh and settle in for this year’s lesson. Introduction By using this guide to chart a course across the frozen tundra of Winterpeg, Manisnowba, you will be taken through every important watering hole Grey Cup…

Division Final Weekend Picks

Division Final Weekend Picks A ticket to Grey Cup on the line! Hamilton @ Ottawa: Sunday, November 22 (1:00pm EDT) Pick: Ottawa Hamilton hasn’t been able to beat these guys yet this year. Calgary @ Edmonton: Sunday, November 22 (4:30pm EDT) Pick: Edmonton It’ll be close but I’m giving Edmonton the edge. Last week 1-1. Some game in the…

Semi-Final Weekend Picks

Semi-Final Weekend Picks How many QBs does it take to make it through a semi-final weekend?  We find out today! Toronto @ Hamilton: Sunday, November 15 (1:00pm EDT) Pick: Toronto Sorry Hamilton but you need do better than a 4th string QB or whomever it is you’re starting which is too bad because you were my Grey Cup…

The Last Ever Football Game at SkyDome

I haven’t heard any mention of it but tonight’s Bombers v Argos tilt is likely the last ever football game that will be played at SkyDome (I’ll never accept Rogers Centre). The Argos will finish third, meaning no home playoff game. Next year’s Grey Cup (and all the ones after that in TO) will be…

Week 20 Picks

Week 20 Picks Mercifully the end of the regular season is here.  Traditionally the last week of the season is mostly meaningless and this season has proved no exception.  It closes with the Bombers, Argos, Lions, Stamps, Als and Eskies all playing their third exhibition game of the year. Winnipeg @ Toronto: Friday, November 6 (7:30pm EDT)…