Liegghio Has Been Ticats’ Mr. Automatic

July 5, 2024 | Steve Milton
If you’re lucky—or create your own luck—what goes around comes around. So there is a circular justice to this: Marc Liegghio played his first CFL game against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and now he’s ...

For The Hammer

July 4, 2024 | Steve Milton
There are many avenues to express civic pride, but over the last 150 years, Hamilton’s preferred path has run directly through sports. Reflecting that storied history, just a few days from now ...

Tuck Never Played High School Football, But He Plays Everything Now

June 21, 2024 | Steve Milton
Give James Tuck a job and he’s going to do it. And then he’ll do the next one…and the one after that. Which is why perceptive Ticats’ observers are noticing how important he has become to the ...

Ticats Not Stressed About 0-2 Start

June 20, 2024 | Steve Milton
It was another outdoor sauna for the Tiger-Cats as they continued to fine-tune themselves for Sunday night’s rematch against Saskatchewan in the Roughriders’ home opener Sunday night.

Ushering In a New Era On The Defensive Line

June 19, 2024 | Steve Milton
On the play which should have locked up a win for the Tiger-Cats in Sunday night’s home opener, defensive end Brandon Barlow made his third sack of the game.

Wilson, Ticats Ready For Riders’ Challenge in Home Opener

June 14, 2024 | Steve Milton
With six starters who were brand-new to the team—and another who didn’t start most of last year--the Ticats’ defence understandably had some issues of unfamiliarity in the season opener in ...

The Ticats, Tagovailoa Are Back at Practice Ahead of the Home Opener

June 12, 2024 | Steve Milton
The 1999 Grey Cup Champions Will be Honoured Ahead of the Home Opener One of the contrasts between the inside of a football organization, and the outside, is on full display this week as everyone ...

After a Long, Long Wait Bo Levi Mitchell Has Touched Down in Calgary

June 7, 2024 | Steve Milton
Bo Levi Mitchell has been business-only since the Ticats arrived in Calgary very late Wednesday night, concentrating on getting his team off on the right foot in Friday night’s season opener at ...

Get to Know Left Tackle Brendan Bordner, Who Holds Two Master’s Degrees

June 5, 2024 | Steve Milton
In all four of his Rutgers seasons, Bordner was named to the Academic All-Big-Ten list. That designates not only an effective player but even more importantly an effective student. While playing ...

Friday’s Season Opener a Significant One For Mitchell

June 3, 2024 | Steve Milton
It will be the first time the Ticats have played in Calgary since October 14, 2022, because somehow the Stampeders were not on Hamilton’s road schedule last year. There’s a special ring to this ...

Ticats Return to Guelph Where one of their Greatest Stories Was Told

May 30, 2024 | Steve Milton
For those who were there– and every couple of weeks there were more than 13,000 of us–it’s not just a place name.

Steven Dunbar Jr. is back in black & gold and reunited with Tim White

May 29, 2024 | Steve Milton
Effectively, real training camp ended for the Ticats today. It was the final instalment of power practice, the sweaty slice of hell that’s better known as two-a-days.

Leadership Was a Main Topic After Today’s Final Practice Ahead of Saturday’s Preseason Opener

May 23, 2024 | Steve Milton
Leadership can be like good art, essential and hard to define, but you know it when you see it.

Milanovich Hoping For More Opportunity to Evaluate Tight Ends

May 22, 2024 | Steve Milton
Scott Milanovich, his offensive coaching staff and the player personnel department invested considerable mental energy and scouting resources last winter, to design and populate one significant ...

Observations From Day 3 of Tiger-Cats Training Camp

May 14, 2024 | Steve Milton
Although you never want there to be, inevitably there are injuries at a football training camp. But this was a scene absolutely no one around and the Tiger-Cats wanted to witness…because of the ...

Bo Levi Mitchell was back on the Field at McMaster today, Without the Walking Boot

May 13, 2024 | Steve Milton
As promised, Bo Levi Mitchell was out there. And without the walking boot on his right leg.

Tim White Overcame Hardships, Family Tragedy On The Way To CFL Stardom

May 12, 2024 | Steve Milton
White also shared something much more personal and sensitive, forthrightly describing the hardships he and his family endured during  many years of his childhood—including homelessness and living ...

Ted Laurent made his share of sacks but what he did best was create sack opportunities for others

May 12, 2024 | Steve Milton
Back in the magical regular season of 2019, when the Ticats set a franchise record with 15 wins, the defence also increased their sack total by a whopping 24 takedowns.

“Wild Chase” at Receiver Highlights Ticats Position Battles Heading Into Camp

May 11, 2024 | Steve Milton
It’s Saturday afternoon on the campus of McMaster, and that’s so appropriate because for veteran Ticats who arrived today, this is a bit like the first day of school. They’re uber-excited because ...

McGriff Ready to Rebound After Freak Accident Ended His 2023 Season Before It Began

May 10, 2024 | Steve Milton
It was a horrific accident that could have–some thought would have–ended his football career. But 11 months after a horrific off-field accident on the McMaster campus, Tiger-Cats receiver ...