On Friday, the BC Lions will likely announce the release of veteran defensive back Ryan Phillips. It will mark the end of an era in the Lions Den.
For years the BC Lions secondary was the picture of continuity. Dante Marsh, Korey Banks and Ryan Phillips could read each other like a book and the Lions reaped the rewards of their cohesiveness. They quickly became fixtures on the team and won two Grey Cups as a group anointing themselves ‘Lockdown U’. Two seasons ago […]
In Episode 47 we look back at a successful Grey Cup week in Vancouver. Ryan Ballantine of the CFL Horsemen Podcast joins us to talk about the Stampeders win and 11 year BC Lion Dante Marsh joins us to talk about the end of his run as a Leo.
Every year in the Training Camp Guide the BC Lions produce, there is a section that outlines events and records that could take place during the upcoming season. I thought it would be fun to post some of those here for those fans that didn’t get a copy of the guide. If you would like […]
As a sports fan I think that I am a bit wiser than I was in my younger years. I’ve come to understand that sports is a business and that getting attached to players is just a bad idea. Unlike my younger days when players actually played for one team their entire careers, it rarely […]
In Episode 11 Brian and Mojo review the Lions last second loss to the Montreal Alouettes, preview the Lions and Ticats and are joined by 10 year CFL veteran Dante Marsh of the BC Lions. We also give away two pairs of tickets to the Ticats game. To stay up to date with our podcasts, […]
Becoming a professional football player involves possessing the talent and is the result of hard work. Remaining a professional football player is just as hard and at any given moment you could be out of a job if someone works their way past you into the lineup and it’s up to you and nobody else […]
The BC Lions announced a contract extension for nine year veteran cornerback Dante Marsh on Wednesday and it would be a tough to find anyone who questions that move. Marsh has been consistently solid in his nine years patrolling the corner of the Lions secondary, and has become a leader on and off the field. […]
It came down to the wire, but the BC Lions signed two more of their own Wednesday morning as the team announced that Ryan Phillips and Dante Marsh would be back with the team in 2012. Farhan Lalji of TSN broke the story last night indicating the sides had agreed to new deals but the […]
The BC Lions have reportedly signed free agent defensive back Lin-J Shell. Photo: CFL.ca The BC Lions have kept themselves in the news this off-season and they achieved that once again Monday with news that running back Jamall Lee retired and that the team had signed two time eastern all-star Lin-J Shell to a free […]