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A cruel way to lose a million dollars for a fan...

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There is a contest for each game up here in the CFL put on by a large grocery chain where a fan is chosen at the start of the game, if one kick off is returned for a td they get a $25,000 tv package.  If a second kick off is returned for a td they get 1 million dollars.

Well it happened last night, except with the return guy in the clear going for the 2nd td a team mate bumped a defender in the back about 15 yards back up field.  Penalty flag goes down, no td, no 1 million dollars.

Most people agree that the call was totally awful and the epitome of ticky tacky.

http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/cfl-karen-kuldys-million-dollar-prize-1.4204710

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12 minutes ago, The Crusher said:

How much did the ref get from Safeway/Sobey for that call? 

Hey the conspiracy theories are coming in doves up here.  However I think it is simply good old awful reffing.

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On 7/14/2017 at 10:13 AM, Beerfish said:

There is a contest for each game up here in the CFL put on by a large grocery chain where a fan is chosen at the start of the game, if one kick off is returned for a td they get a $25,000 tv package.  If a second kick off is returned for a td they get 1 million dollars.

Well it happened last night, except with the return guy in the clear going for the 2nd td a team mate bumped a defender in the back about 15 yards back up field.  Penalty flag goes down, no td, no 1 million dollars.

Most people agree that the call was totally awful and the epitome of ticky tacky.

http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/cfl-karen-kuldys-million-dollar-prize-1.4204710

Story and video above.

The CFL season already started?

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8 hours ago, TuscanyTile2 said:

Is there any way to watch it free?  When are the games on?  I'm a CFL newbie.

ESPN 3 (online) if Im not mistaken. 

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