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Ticats’ Spencer Watt wants to show he’s healthy

Spencer Watt (89) prepares to run a play during a Hamilton Tiger-Cats training camp practice being held at Ron Joyce Stadium, on the campus of McMaster University.

Posted: Jun 5 2016 | 12:57 pm
HAMILTON — Spencer Watt is a man on a mission. The 27-year-old Hamilton Tiger-Cats wide receiver wants to prove that he’s fully recovered from a ruptured achilles that caused him to miss the entire 2015 season. He’s putting the CFL on notice. “I really want to make a statement to show that my achilles hasn’t bothered […]

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Argos’ Diontae Spencer thinks he can fill Owens’ shoes

Diontae Spencer runs pass drills at Argo camp in Guelph.

Posted: Jun 2 2016 | 3:04 pm
Diontae Spencer has a tough task this season. The second-year  Toronto Argonauts wide receiver, will most likely be the man responsible for filling the void left by the departure of the team’s face of the franchise for several years, Chad Owens. Owens, now with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, joined the Argonauts back in 2010, and for […]


Ford fumbles too much for Toronto Argonauts

Toronto residents hoping to see Mayor Rob dethroned on Thursday were out in force in the public gallery at City Hall.

Posted: Nov 14 2013 | 9:28 pm
Santa Claus, most of Toronto city council and now the Toronto ‘Argo Nots’. The list of organizations and political actors distancing themselves from Toronto’s mayor grew on Thursday after more toxic comments, and another apology, from Rob Ford The latest mayoral gaffe grew from graphic comments uttered by Mayor Ford on Thursday morning who, visibly […]

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Argos lose to Ti-Cats 33-19 as another slow start dooms them

Posted: Oct 4 2013 | 10:00 pm
Toronto Argonauts head coach Scott Milanovich knew his team’s first half offensive woes were eventually going to haunt them. It finally happened Friday night. Hamilton quarterback Henry Burris found receiver Bakari Grant for two crucial plays, including a 15-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter, to give the Tiger-Cats a 33-19 win over Toronto at […]

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Argos attempt to improve on poor starts, clinch East vs Ti-Cats

Toronto Argonauts scrimmage during practice on Wednesday (Jamar Hinds, Toronto Observer)

Posted: Oct 4 2013 | 3:40 pm
The Toronto Argonauts (9-4) will look to finally accomplish something they haven’t done in almost two months against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats (6-7) on Friday night. Despite winning their last four games, all on the road, Toronto has not led a game at the half since week eight at home against Edmonton. The main reason for […] @storyartscentre Story Arts Centre on Vine Story Arts Centre on Google+