Whoa, Canada: Examining the NFL talent pipeline emerging up north

By Brad Gagnon | CBSSports.com There was a time when the NBA was strictly a league of Americans, with only a few exceptions — Dirk Nowitzki, Steve Nash, Tony Parker, Dikembe Mutombo, Vlade Divac and Hedo Türkoglu among the most notable. But the … Continue reading


Broncos OL Orlando Franklin went from the mean streets of Toronto to the NFL

BY: MIKE ZEISBERGER Back in the summer of 2002, as Peyton Manning was spending time in Indianapolis familiarizing himself with newly hired Colts coach Tony Dungy, a 15-year-old boy was sitting behind bars at a Toronto-area youth detention facility some … Continue reading