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CFL comments on broadcast disruption

August 19, 2007 - Canadian Football League (CFL) News Release

Toronto, ON (August 19, 2007) - Canadian Football League (CFL) Commissioner Mark Cohon offered the following comments regarding the disrupted CBC broadcast of the Edmonton Eskimos at Saskatchewan Roughriders game on Saturday, August 18 at Mosaic Stadium.

"We are truly disappointed that this has happened. Our concerns and dismay have been conveyed to the CBC. We express regret to our fans and we will work with our broadcast partners to ensure that this does not happen again."

The final hour of Saturday's game between the Edmonton Eskimos and Saskatchewan Roughriders will air on CBC at 12:30 A.M. local time tonight in all Canadian markets.

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