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Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie delivers his annual state of the league address to reporters during the CFL Grey Cup week in Calgary, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. Ambrosie says the league is examining all of its options to stage a 2021 season. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says league exploring all options to hold 2021 season

The CFL had maintained it required government funding to stage a shortened season

 

CFL balls are photographed at the Winnipeg Blue Bombers stadium in Winnipeg Thursday, May 24, 2018. The CFL has cancelled its 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It marks the first year the Grey Cup won’t be presented since 1919. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

CFL cancels 2020 season during pandemic, ends 100-plus year run for Grey Cup

The CFL becomes one of the few major North American pro sports leagues to wipe out play in 2020

 

FILE – A football with the new CFL logo sits on a chair in Winnipeg, Friday, November 27, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

Sources: CFL’s $30-million federal loan request falls through

The $30-million, interest-free loan request was essentially seen as the league’s last-ditch effort

 

Sources: CFL no longer talking to Business Development Bank of Canada

Sources: CFL no longer talking to Business Development Bank of Canada

Sources: CFL no longer talking to Business Development Bank of Canada

Sources: CFL no longer talking to Business Development Bank of Canada

CFL opt-out rules come into focus as CBA negotiations continue

CFL opt-out rules come into focus as CBA negotiations continue

Tam: Feds, CFL in discussion about NHL-style cohort quarantine for Winnipeg hub

Tam: Feds, CFL in discussion about NHL-style cohort quarantine for Winnipeg hub

Source: Federal, provincial government awaiting certainty from CFL

Source: Federal, provincial government awaiting certainty from CFL

Source: Federal, provincial government awaiting certainty from CFL

Source: Federal, provincial government awaiting certainty from CFL
CFL, CFL Players’ Association extend CBA amendment talks deadline

CFL, CFL Players’ Association extend CBA amendment talks deadline

CFL, CFL Players’ Association extend CBA amendment talks deadline

CFL, CFL Players’ Association extend CBA amendment talks deadline
Former CFL star quarterback Henry Burris returning to the NFL’s Chicago Bears

Former CFL star quarterback Henry Burris returning to the NFL’s Chicago Bears

Former CFL star quarterback Henry Burris returning to the NFL’s Chicago Bears

Former CFL star quarterback Henry Burris returning to the NFL’s Chicago Bears
Former Edmonton players weigh in on CFL team dropping Eskimos name

Former Edmonton players weigh in on CFL team dropping Eskimos name

Former Edmonton players weigh in on CFL team dropping Eskimos name

Former Edmonton players weigh in on CFL team dropping Eskimos name
Edmonton CFL team sees sales spike in Eskimos gear after name change decision

Edmonton CFL team sees sales spike in Eskimos gear after name change decision

Edmonton CFL team sees sales spike in Eskimos gear after name change decision

Edmonton CFL team sees sales spike in Eskimos gear after name change decision
Government assistance the key to CFL staging abbreviated 2020 season

Government assistance the key to CFL staging abbreviated 2020 season

Government assistance the key to CFL staging abbreviated 2020 season

Government assistance the key to CFL staging abbreviated 2020 season
CFL players will have ability to opt out of shortened 2020 season

CFL players will have ability to opt out of shortened 2020 season

CFL players will have ability to opt out of shortened 2020 season

CFL players will have ability to opt out of shortened 2020 season
CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos will search for new name

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos will search for new name

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos will search for new name

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos will search for new name
Winnipeg set to become CFL hub city if league has 2020 season

Winnipeg set to become CFL hub city if league has 2020 season

Winnipeg set to become CFL hub city if league has 2020 season

Winnipeg set to become CFL hub city if league has 2020 season

Manitoba premier willing to commit $2.5M if Winnipeg chosen CFL hub

Manitoba premier willing to commit $2.5M if Winnipeg chosen CFL hub

Tootoo says Edmonton team name discussion should centre on feelings of Inuk people

Tootoo says Edmonton team name discussion should centre on feelings of Inuk people

Tootoo says Edmonton team name discussion should centre on feelings of Inuk people

Tootoo says Edmonton team name discussion should centre on feelings of Inuk people
CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos speed up name review as sponsor backlash builds

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos speed up name review as sponsor backlash builds

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos speed up name review as sponsor backlash builds

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos speed up name review as sponsor backlash builds

Hall of Fame induction top career accomplishment for former Stampeder Cornish

Hall of Fame induction top career accomplishment for former Stampeder Cornish

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos plan to talk to Inuit communities about team name

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos plan to talk to Inuit communities about team name

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos plan to talk to Inuit communities about team name

CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos plan to talk to Inuit communities about team name