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November 16, 2018 | George Johnson
No middle ground. “They are both,” says Josh Bell, admiringly, “tackle machines. “Only one thing on their minds. Only one way to play. Relentless. “Alex, leading the league back-to-back, if I’m ...

Tackling Machine

October 17, 2018 | Laura Bates
Forget Alex the Great. Pretty soon, you’ll be able to call him Alex the best. For the second consecutive year, Alex Singleton has crested 100 defensive tackles – putting him on track for a few ...

Defending the Title

June 4, 2018 | Alex Medina
It’s time to defend the crown. Reigning CFL Defensive Player of the Year Alex Singleton has plans on winning the award on an annual basis. “First and foremost we want to go and win the Grey Cup,” ...

Singleton Trading Snow for Sun

March 21, 2018 | Alanna Nolan
Nothing like the swing in temperature from Winnipeg to Mexico in March. Just a wee bit of a difference, after all. After a busy CFL Week promoting the Canadian game in the Manitoba capital, ...

Singleton Living the Dream

March 17, 2018 | George Johnson
The rootlessness, the transience, the uncertainty. They can wear on a man as ruthlessly, as insidiously, as facing a double-team on every snap of the ball. “Bouncing around the NFL,’’ Alex ...

Stamps lead way with six CFL all-stars

December 5, 2017 | Staff
Six members of the Calgary Stampeders have been voted to the Canadian Football League all-star team for 2017. The Stamps have the largest contingent of players honoured, with the Edmonton Eskimos ...

The Silent Assassin

November 26, 2017 | George Johnson
OTTAWA – The big man with the rolling shoulders, slightly askew ball cap and voice that should be trademarked by Cadbury chocolate loves them all, each and every one, as if they were his ...


November 23, 2017 | George Johnson
OTTAWA – He had the look coming in. And left with the hardware, too. “A hundred percent,’’ said a cowboy-themed Alex Singleton, toting the CFL’s Most Outstanding Defensive Player trophy. ...

How Alex Singleton became the CFL’s fastest-rising star

November 16, 2017 | Chris O'Leary
There was a time when Alex Singleton wanted nothing more than to play football at the next level. The talented linebacker knew from the time he was six years old, maybe even younger, that he ...

Stamps have four finalists for CFL Awards

November 9, 2017 | Staff
Four members of the Calgary Stampeders are West Division finalists for 2017 Canadian Football League awards. Calgary’s award finalists are Alex Singleton (Most Outstanding Defensive Player), Roy ...