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Oddities not rare in sports in 2014

...caddie told me to run, so I start running like a crazy guy."LOVE AND DEATH: The Win nipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League became wedding planners. The team offered couples the chance to say "I do" on its field, completing perhaps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-26/oddities-not-rare-sp
Overtime

...multiple drivers. Pro FootballCommissioner of CFL won't stayMark Cohon will step down as commissioner of the Canadian Football League on Jan. 9.The decision announced Thursday between Cohon and the league's board of governors was reached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-04/overtime
T.J. Yates stakes claim to Falcons backup QB job

...Money well spent," Manning told ESPN. BROWNS: Suspended star wide receiver Josh Gordon wanted to play in the Canadian Football League during his indefinite suspension, but CFL rules prohibit him from doing so.Gordon, whose season-long suspension...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-28/tj-yates-stakes-claim-falcons
Tommie Frazier finally enters College Hall of Fame

...Frazier guided the Cornhuskers to back-to-back national championships in 1994 and '95, played a year in the Canadian Football League. He was selected for Hall of Fame induction in the third year he was eligible.For Huskers fans, who watched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-12-10/tommie-frazier-finally-en
Opponent once attacked by Uga now heads to prison

...practice squad. After being cut, he briefly played for the Frankfurt Galaxy of NFL Europe then signed with the Canadian Football Leagues's Toronto Argonauts in 2004. Baker retired from professional football in 2006 to pursue a career in rap music...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-10-03/opponent-once-attacked
Aaron Hernandez pleads not guilty

...report by Peter King of Sports Illustrated.The report didn't say which team approached Tebow.In addition to maintaining a strong desire to remain a quarterback, Tebow also turned down an offer to play in the Canadian Football League.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-09-06/aaron-hernandez-pleads-not-gu
Baseball scouts had eyes on 49ers' Colin Kaepernick

...teams ? figured Kaepernick would be a late-round pick or even someone who might have to go the route of the Canadian Football League.That seems so laughable now.The Niners picked Kaepernick in the second round of the 2011 draft, made him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-01-23/baseball-scouts-had-eyes-49er
Jets cut quarterback Tim Tebow after one season

...made a pitch to get him. The only nibble so far came from the Montreal Alouettes, who hold his rights in the Canadian Football League and said he can come compete for a job ? as a backup.The Heisman Trophy winner attempted just eight passes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-04-29/jets-cut-quarterback-tim-tebo
Chicago Bears hire Marc Trestman as their new coach

...job in the NFL for Trestman, a longtime assistant in the league who spent the past five seasons coaching the Canadian Football League's Alouettes and led them to two Grey Cup titles.Trestman was an offensive coordinator with Cleveland, San...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-01-16/chicago-bears-hire-marc-trest
Defensive end Drew ready to step up for Dogs

...quarterback, had returned to Baton Rouge to finish his degree after playing with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He also was a free agent signee with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before joining the Alouettes.Jefferson had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-10-25/defensive-end-drew-ready-