The Scratching Post

A Ticats comeback for the ages

It was impossible, improbable, amazingly entertaining ridiculousness. At 11:09 mark of the third quarter of Saturday’s game against the Edmonton Eskimos, the Hamilton [...]

July 23, 2016 // 59 Comments

Maher making the most of it

Before each game, Brett Maher wraps a strip of white athletic tape around his right wrist and prints the letters “M.H.” on it in black marker. Then he adds a [...]

July 22, 2016 // 8 Comments

News and notes from Ticats practice

Day three of Ticats practice, their last before travelling to Edmonton and taking on the Eskimos on Saturday evening. Here’s what you need to know: • centre Mike [...]

July 21, 2016 // 6 Comments

Bad Hotel Coffee Chat: Montreal

In the first edition of Bad Hotel Coffee Chat of the 2016 season, Drew discusses the Ticats’ win over the Alouettes, the unparalleled awesomeness of Montreal bagels [...]

July 16, 2016 // 11 Comments

Banks sparks Ticats 31-7 win over Alouettes

In a game with so much ugliness, there was a single moment of unadulterated beauty and it came courtesy of Brandon Banks. Banks came into week three of the CFL season ranked [...]

July 15, 2016 // 29 Comments

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