Friday, April 21, 2017 — TORONTO (April 21, 2017) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) will once again host a series of season preview conference calls this year to give media access to each team ahead of the kickoff for the 2017 CFL season.
In addition, the CFL will also host a conference call on Tuesday May 2nd ahead of the CFL Draft with TSN football analyst Duane Forde and CFL.ca columnist and Draft Insider Marshall Ferguson.
The CFL Draft will take place on Sunday, May 7th. The CFL hosted a conference call with three top prospects from the Scouting Bureau Rankings on April 13th. Media can listen to the call with Johnny Augustine, Dariusz Bladek, and Danny Vandervoort here.
SEASON PREVIEW CONFERENCE CALLS
All conference calls will take place at 1:00pm ET unless otherwise stated, and the call-in details (see below) will be the same for each call. Any changes or updates will be sent out in advance of the call.
Tuesday, April 25th – Ottawa REDBLACKS
General Manager Marcel Desjardins, Head Coach Rick Campbell, and quarterback Trevor Harris will be present on the call
Tuesday, May 2nd – CFL Draft call with Duane Forde and Marshall Ferguson
Wednesday, May 3rd – Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Tuesday, May 9th – Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Tuesday, May 9th – 4:00pm ET – Edmonton Eskimos
Wednesday, May 10th – BC Lions
Thursday, May 11th – Calgary Stampeders
Tuesday, May 16th – Toronto Argonauts
Wednesday, May 17th – Saskatchewan Roughriders
Thursday, May 18th – Montreal Alouettes
OTTAWA REDBLACKS SEASON PREVIEW CONFERENCE CALL DETAILS:
What: Conference call with the Ottawa REDBLACKS
When: Tuesday, April 25th
1:00 pm ET
Call-In Number: 416.406.0743 / 1.800.898.3989
On the Call: General Manager Marcel Desjardins
Head Coach Rick Campbell
Quarterback Trevor Harris