‘It was close’: Bo Levi Mitchell says offers from other teams were close

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‘Finally got him to open up his wallet’: QB Mitchell on negotiating with Stamps GM Hufnagel

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Rogers, Turner re-sign with Calgary Stampeders before free agency opens

Veteran receiver Eric Rogers and Canadian defensive lineman Junior Turner are staying with the Calgary Stampeders. Rogers signed a two-year contract with the Grey Cup champions, while Turner also re-signed rather than hit the free-agent market Tuesday at 12 p.m.…

On eve of CFL free agency, Hufnagel ‘optimistic’ about signing QB Mitchell

Despite not having his Grey Cup MVP quarterback signed, Calgary Stampeders general manager John Hufnagel is viewing his cup as half-full. “We’re talking. I’m very optimistic something will get done,” Hufnagel said Monday. “It’s been a very confusing, stressful couple…

Stampeders coach Dickenson dealing with ‘so much uncertainty’ in off-season

Change is inevitable in pro sport, but Dave Dickenson has never seen an off-season quite like this one. Story continues below Since the Calgary Stampeders‘ Grey Cup win in November, defensive co-ordinator DeVone Claybrooks left to become the B.C. Lions…

Stampeders begin Grey Cup defense at home in June against Ottawa

CFL fans got an early Christmas present from the league — the 2019 season schedule was released on Thursday. The Grey Cup champion Calgary Stampeders officially begin their title defense at home on June 15 with a game against the…

Trio of Calgary Stampeders named CFL all-stars

Three Calgary Stampeders were named to the 2018 CFL All-Stars team, including starting quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell, defensive lineman Micah Johnson and linebacker Alex Singleton. Story continues below This is the second time in Mitchell’s career that he has been…

‘Kindness Ninjas’ in Airdrie kindergarten spread joy with guest Bo Levi Mitchell

For the past three years, the kindergarten classes at Windsong Heights School in Airdrie have had a reputation throughout the school and the community: they’re known as the Kindness Ninjas. “We talk a lot about kindness everyday, it’s a big…