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Eskimos Mourn the Passing of Vic Rapp

October 26, 2016 - Edmonton- The Edmonton Eskimos mourn the passing of former offensive coordinator Vic Rapp, who passed away at the age of 80. Rapp began his CFL coaching career in Edmonton where he coached five seasons from 1972 to 1976 . He was a member of Ray Jauch's coaching staff and helped lead the Green and Gold to the 1975 Grey Cup Championship victory. Rapp went on to become the head coach of the BC Lions from 1977 to 1982, recording a 53-39-4 record. He won the Annis Stukus Trophy in 1977 as the CFL's Coach of the Year. ... Full Story

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Eskimos Clinch Playoff Berth

October 15, 2016 - (Edmonton) - The Edmonton Eskimos have clinched a spot in the 104 th Grey Cup Playoffs with today's losses by the Toronto Argonauts and Montreal Alouettes. Positioning, game location and opponent will be determined as the season continues. About the Edmonton Eskimos The Edmonton Eskimo Football Club is the most successful franchise of the Canadian Football League modern era. Founded in 1949, the team, known for their Green and Gold colours, are 14-time Grey Cup champions, including the historic five-in-a-row from 197... Full Story

Statement from Len Rhodes on CFL Fine

October 12, 2016 - (Edmonton) -- The Canadian Football League has fined the Edmonton Eskimos $20,000 and Head Coach Jason Maas $15,000 for not wearing a live microphone during last Monday's TSN broadcast. Statement from Eskimos President and CEO Len Rhodes: Last Monday, our football club failed to honour the commitment we had previously made to the league to follow through on the live mic broadcast. By failing to act on our commitment, we let our peers down across the league. For this, we are sorry and we sincerely apologize to our leagu... Full Story

Esks Dominate CFL Players of the Week for Second Consecutive Week

October 12, 2016 - Edmonton- Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly and running back John White are CFL Players of the Week, for the second consecutive week, for their performances in Thanksgiving Monday's 40-20 victory over the Alouettes at Percival Molson Stadium in Montreal. Reilly completed 25-of-34 passes (73.5%) for 346 yards and two touchdowns - becoming the first Eskimos quarterback since 2008 and just the fourth in team history to throw for more than 5,000 yards in a season. Monday also marked Reilly's 12th 300-yard passing game this s... Full Story

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