Tigers Football 2018 Season Preview

HALIFAX, NS After a busy offseason of recruiting and training, the Dalhousie Tigers Football program is looking forward to their eighth season. After three consecutive trips to the Atlantic Football League championship since 2015, the Tigers look to start the season 1-0 against the UNB Fredericton Redbombers this Saturday at Wickwire Field, in a rematch of … Continue reading Tigers Football 2018 Season Preview

Tigers to host first Maritime CFC100 combine with CanadaFootballChat.com

HALIFAX, NS Dalhousie Tigers Football is pleased to partner with CanadaFootballChat.com to present the first #CFC100 combine in the Maritimes. The CFC100 combine is a chance for athletes to show off their skills in front of the CFC Scouting Bureau and college coaches. The combine will be filmed and evaluated for future CFC 100 ranking … Continue reading Tigers to host first Maritime CFC100 combine with CanadaFootballChat.com

Dalhousie Tiger athlete gives all-star effort on the field and in the community

Not only is Jordan Grant a 2017 Atlantic Football League All-Star, he’s an all-star in his community of Halifax West, too. The talented defensive tackle gets his first AFL all-star nod after two years with the Tigers, spanning a successful 12-year career in football that included time in U-Sports with the Concordia University Stingers (RSEQ) … Continue reading Dalhousie Tiger athlete gives all-star effort on the field and in the community

Tigers win eight AFL All-Stars and one major award

(HALIFAX, NS) The Atlantic Football League all-stars were announced last week and the Dalhousie Tigers were pleased to find eight of their players on the AFL's list. Rookie defensive end Eric Purcell earned an AFL rookie of the year nod after a highly successful season off the edge. Standout senior players include running back Zack … Continue reading Tigers win eight AFL All-Stars and one major award

Tigers lose close battle in AFL championship title to UNB Redbombers

In 2016, the Dalhousie Tigers had a perfect season, 8-0 to win the Atlantic Football League championship.  The 2017 season has proved to be inconsistent but still, the Tigers had a chance to have a perfect ending to this season.  They defeated the 2nd place Holland College Hurricanes, 21-18 in one semi-final and advanced to … Continue reading Tigers lose close battle in AFL championship title to UNB Redbombers

Tigers avenge season losses to Hurricanes en route to AFL Championship

TIGER PRIDE AND CONSISTENCY, YES! By Rick Rivers It was an absolutely perfect day for a stroll on an island beach and even more outrageous day for a football game on UPEI’s campus.  The Dal Tigers kept their hopes alive for an AFL championship repeat with as an exciting, hold your breath win over Holland … Continue reading Tigers avenge season losses to Hurricanes en route to AFL Championship

Tigers look to avenge season series versus Hurricanes

TIGER PRIDE AND CONSISTENCY NEEDED By Rick Rivers It was a majestic sunrise on the Northumberland Strait as the Dalhousie Tigers boarded Bay Ferries Limited for a seventy-five minute rolling ride from Caribou to Wood Islands.  The players had the treat of being able to have a cafeteria meal, roam the decks of the ferry … Continue reading Tigers look to avenge season series versus Hurricanes

Tigers drop a close game at home to first place Red Bombers

THE BRUISE BROTHERS If you like seeing exciting bruising football, you should have attended the Dalhousie Tigers/UNBF Red Bombers’ bash on Sunday afternoon at Wickwire Field.  It was a return to old school power football by both squads.  Turner Sturgeon, a 230 pound bowling ball, scored three running touchdowns.  The last one on a short … Continue reading Tigers drop a close game at home to first place Red Bombers