CFL America Radio

CFL America Radio is where Canadian football is celebrated through replays of historical games, old radio shows, and documentaries in the public domain on the history, remembrances, culture, lore, and legends of pro football in Canada and around the world. Additionally, every few weeks journalist Scott Adamson and armchair historian Greg James, from their 55 yard line cheap seats, sit down with authors and historians who, through their works, have given all of us a close-up look and perspective at the gridiron game we have grown up with and enjoy no matter where on the map we may call home.

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The CFL: A Century of Battle


A look at the CFL's greatest teams, from the Toronto Argonauts to the Baltimore Stallions.


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   58m
 
 

Traditions- British Columbia Lions


The final chapter in a ten part documentary series detailing the history of football and the Canadian Football League through the early 21st Century. The series is also available for viewing at www.cfl-films.ca


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   23m
 
 

Engraved on a Nation- The 13th Man


During the 97th Grey Cup, the Saskatchewan Roughriders received a last-minute “13th man” penalty, spoiling their championship hopes. In the wake of defeat, fans stood by their team proving that they are, and will forever be, the team’s “13th man”.


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   44m
 
 

Traditions- Edmonton Eskimos


The ninth chapter in a ten part documentary series detailing the history of football and the Canadian Football League through the early 21st Century. The series is also available for viewing at www.cfl-films.ca


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   23m
 
 

Traditions- Calgary Stampeders


The eighth chapter in a ten part documentary series detailing the history of football and the Canadian Football League through the early 21st Century. The series is also available for viewing at www.cfl-films.ca


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   23m
 
 

Engraved on a Nation- The Crash


Following the 1965 All-Star Game in Vancouver, a plane carrying five players crashed, killing everyone on board. The tragedy sent shockwaves through the league that can still be felt to this day as the descendants of one of the athletes retrace the footsteps of the fateful flight.


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   44m
 
 

Journey to the Grey Cup- 2019 Winnipeg Blue Bombers


It had been almost 29 years to the day since the Winnipeg Blue Bombers hoisted the Grey Cup, this was not lost on Bombers fans who had endured three decades of heartbreak, but there was something different about the 2019 Blue Bombers. Every time they've faced adversity, they had been able to keep moving forward and with a never-say-die attitude ended their championship drought. Here is their journey to Calgary.


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Biography- Matt Dunigan


A 14-year CFL standout, Matt Dunigan is one of the CFL's most accomplished and celebrated players. In 2006, Dunigan received the CFL's highest honor with his induction into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and was also named one of the TSN Top 50 CFL Players of the modern era.  Dunigan played with six CFL teams throughout his professional career: Edmonton Eskimos (1983-1987), B.C...


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Biography- Johnny Unitas


Known as "The Golden Arm," Johnny Unitas is considered to be one of the best and toughest quarter backs to ever play. As a member of the Baltimore Colts, he played in what is arguably the greatest game in American pro football history. In 1958, he led his team to a championship in the first overtime and first nationally-televised American championship game.


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   56m
 
 

Engraved on a Nation- The Kid From La Puente


During his 19-year CFL career, Anthony Calvillo never talked a lot about his past. It was known the Canadian Football League’s all-time passing leader grew up in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles and that he chose football over a life of street gang crime, but over the years he gave few details of just how difficult it was...


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