Jamie Nye

Jamie Nye: Football is back and so are the armchair QBs

By Jamie Nye June 23, 2017 - 6:37am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 6:45am

There is plenty to debate after the first Riders game of the season.

Did they lose because of penalties? The coach? The kicker? The coach took his share of knocks on the...

Jamie Nye: Durant storyline doesn't end tonight

By Jamie Nye June 22, 2017 - 6:33am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 6:45am

Finally, we have football!

And for the start of the season, the Roughriders take on their former quarterback in Darian Durant.

Durant told me a few months ago...

Jamie Nye: 2017 CFL predictions

By Jamie Nye June 21, 2017 - 6:29am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 6:30am

The CFL is near and many are asking what is going to happen.

So once again, I will try my best to look into my crystal ball and predict the nearly unpredictable.


Jamie Nye: If you don't like it, there's the door

By Jamie Nye June 20, 2017 - 8:41am Updated: June 20, 2017 - 8:45am

Nate Behar isn't exactly endearing himself to the Canadian Football League.

Not only is his first impression holding out of camp, his second impression is comparing his...

Jamie Nye: On paper, the Riders are not contenders

By Jamie Nye June 19, 2017 - 7:29am Updated: June 19, 2017 - 7:30am

We can now see what the 2017 Roughriders look like on paper.

When you line up their roster against those around the league, you'll quickly realize this is going to be...

Jamie Nye: Advice for the new guy

By Jamie Nye June 16, 2017 - 8:38am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 8:45am

As cool as it sounds to be the commissioner of the CFL, it is usually a thankless job that doesn't last that long.

We close the book on the two-year tenure of...

Jamie Nye: Mayweather vs. McGregor will be hard to ignore

By Jamie Nye June 15, 2017 - 8:09am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 8:15am

It's actually happening.

After months of speculation, Floyd Mayweather, the biggest name in boxing, will fight Conor McGregor, the biggest name in mixed martial arts....

Jamie Nye: Feeling no sympathy for U.S. Open whiners

By Jamie Nye June 14, 2017 - 8:25am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 8:30am

Nice to see some professional golfers are acting like crybabies ahead of the U.S. Open once again.

The annual storyline is usually about how difficult the course plays....

Jamie Nye: Don't criticize players for NBA broken system

By Jamie Nye June 13, 2017 - 7:27am Updated: June 13, 2017 - 7:30am

All the haters of Kevin Durant for jumping ship and joining the Golden State Warriors can swiftly shut their mouths.

Durant is a champion and the only reason people play...

Jamie Nye: Crosby is too great to hate

By Jamie Nye June 12, 2017 - 8:10am Updated: June 12, 2017 - 8:15am

Watching greatness is what draws people into sports.

Watching Sidney Crosby has been especially amazing in over a decade.

Crosby was heralded as the next one when...

Jamie Nye: Saturday's preseason game has a lot to offer

By Jamie Nye June 9, 2017 - 8:38am Updated: June 9, 2017 - 8:45am

Saturday's preseason game was going to be about Vince Young.

The 34-year old quarterback was to get a lot of work but a hamstring injury has stopped that.


Jamie Nye: Burke's Calgary arena comments were irresponsible

By Jamie Nye June 8, 2017 - 7:26am Updated: June 8, 2017 - 7:30am

Without coming out and saying it directly, Flames president and CEO Ken King pretty well said Brian Burke should keep his mouth shut on the discussions between the city and the...