B.C. Lions’ wide receiver Geroy Simon celebrates after catching a pass to become the CFL’s all-time leader for receiving yards on June 29. Simon broke former Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ wide receiver Milt Stegall’s record.
Cory Boyd sheds a tear before he played against his former team the Toronto Argonauts on August 27. Boyd was cut by the Argos before signing with the Edmonton Eskimos. Later in the year he was cut by Edmonton on two separate occasions.
Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Kory Sheets flies through the air during a game against the Edmonton Eskimos. Sheets had a solid season, but his team fell short of reaching the Grey Cup much to the chagrin of their passionate fans.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers QB Buck Pierce talks to coaches in the booth after suffering yet another head injury.
Edmonton Eskimos running back Hugh Charles made a habit of doing a backflip when he would score a touchdown.
Wild weather is always a possibility in the CFL… even in October, as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Calgary Stampeders found out during snowy conditions on Oct. 20.
A fan holds up as sign during last CFL game at Ivor Wynne Stadium in Hamilton on Oct. 27. The stadium is set for demolition to make way for a new stadium.
Some thought 2012 would be Montreal Alouettes quarterback Anthony Calvillo’s final year in the CFL. However, following the season, Calvillo signed a new two-year contract and will return as the Alouettes starting QB in 2013.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats named Kent Austin their new head coach after firing George Cortez following a 6-12 season.
RCMP officers carry the Grey Cup during a pre-game ceremony before the 100th Grey Cup.
Belieb it or not… sorry, believe it or not, Justin Bieber was a big storyline in the CFL in 2012. The pop superstar garnered worldwide buzz as he performed during the halftime show at the Rogers Centre during the 100th Grey Cup.
Toronto Argonauts head coach Scott Milanovich gets a Gatorade shower after his team defeated the Calgary Stampeders in 100th Grey Cup. It was his first Grey Cup victory as a head coach.