Clock strikes midnight for the Montreal Alouettes’ Cinderella season

It seems almost poetic that there is a good chance that the next owner(s) of the Montreal Alouettes made their bones in Hollywood as film/TV producers. One look at the 2019 season for this team and you almost wonder if it was scripted by one of Tinseltown’s great storytellers. Imagine a script writer penning this … More Clock strikes midnight for the Montreal Alouettes’ Cinderella season

Alouettes top RedBlacks for their first winning season in seven years

Just once, I’d really like the Montreal Alouettes to just flat-out curb stomp an opponent versus playing a game that is the textbook definition of a nail-biter. But that’s clearly not their style in 2019. Not even versus an opponent that’s had a very miserable season and probably just wanted to go home and prepare … More Alouettes top RedBlacks for their first winning season in seven years

Alouettes lose rubber match to Tiger-Cats to end regular season home stand

The next time that a football game will be played here at Percival Molson Stadium, the stakes will be a lot higher and hopefully the play will reflect that. The Montreal Alouettes hosted the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in their last regular season home game and made it interesting at first, but then played it safe. A … More Alouettes lose rubber match to Tiger-Cats to end regular season home stand

Alouettes play it safe and survive battle versus the Argonauts

I wish I knew why the Montreal Alouettes seem to enjoy participating in football games that are a lot closer than they have any right to be. Like we have seen numerous times before this season, the Alouettes managed to pull a win from out of their behinds. In this case, it was a 27-24 … More Alouettes play it safe and survive battle versus the Argonauts

Alouettes join Grey Cup playoff party by sweeping Stampeders at home

“What’s that? (stammers) PLAYOFFS?! Don’t talk to me about….playoffs?! You kidding me? Playoffs?!?” — Jim Mora Sr. Yes Alouettes Nation, DO talk to me about playoffs!!! For the first time in five long years, the Montreal Alouettes will be participating in the Grey Cup playoffs. With a thrilling 21-17 victory over the Calgary Stampeders, the … More Alouettes join Grey Cup playoff party by sweeping Stampeders at home

Alouettes let victory slip through their fingers at BC Place

It was so close, Alouettes Nation. So, so close. All the Montreal Alouettes had to do was hang on for the win and they’d punch their ticket to the Grey Cup playoffs. But fate is a cruel mistress who unfortunately travels well; in this case, all the way to Vancouver, British Columbia The Alouettes’ misfortunes … More Alouettes let victory slip through their fingers at BC Place

The toughest test awaits the Alouettes at home.

If the Montreal Alouettes want to eliminate any remaining doubt of their legitimacy, they will need to play some pretty outstanding football this Saturday. On Saturday, they will defend the nest against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, who are arguably the best all-around team in the Canadian Football League. Like every team this season, they’ve hit … More The toughest test awaits the Alouettes at home.