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  • Three Stars: Dexter McCoil, Jon Cornish and Kendial Lawrence lead the way in Week Seventeen

    55 Yard Line1 day ago

    Welcome to the latest edition of our Three Stars series, this time looking at Week Seventeen's top showings, which have a substantial Alberta flavour.

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  • Star receivers Chad Owens and Duron Carter have been dominating 2014 highlight reels (videos)

    Andrew Bucholtz at 55 Yard Line3 days ago

    Saturday's Montreal Alouettes-Toronto Argonauts game (4 p.m. Eastern, TSN/ESPN3) is notable for quarterbacks Jonathon Crompton and Ricky Ray, but two of their receivers have also stood out this year. Toronto's Chad Owens and Montreal's Duron Carter  have proven to be two of the league's most impressive players. On the year, they have 763 yards, six touchdowns and 712 yards, five touchdowns respectively, best on their teams and good for fifth and sixth respectively in receiving yards in the CFL. Both are averaging 13.2 yards per catch and have also made plenty of spectacular plays. Here's Owens' 69-yard touchdown catch from last week, a key moment in Toronto's 17-point fourth-quarter comeback win over Hamilton:

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