Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/10/12
CFL vs. NFL No it’s not quite the level of the Lion vs the Tuna but still thought about taking a fun compare and contrast look at the two North West football teams. While I may be one of the few that would be man enough to say that I prefer to watch the BC Lions games over a Seattle Seahawks game, it may just be the homer in me coming out. Don’t get me wrong, I do enjoy my fair share of NFL action, as my weekly football pool can attest to (I have been battling for last place for the previous two years!), but there is just something about the underdog CFL game that captures my attention more than the NFL. Maybe it is the three downs as opposed to four, maybe it is the more frequent air attacks rather than running for short yardage, maybe it is the fact that the game play is faster in the CFL as opposed to the slow down NFL game which seems to take forever, maybe it’s the fact that the media hype machine never made it over the border. So with that being said comparing the two leagues...
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