2021 CFL schedule set to begin on August 5

By Kevin Kelley -

The 2021 Canadian Football League (CFL) schedule will begin on Thursday, Aug. 5, the league announced on Monday.

The league’s Board of Governors has approved a 14-game regular-season schedule that will culminate with the 108th Grey Cup on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021 at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton, Ontario.

“This is an exciting day for Canadian football and for Canada itself,” said Randy Ambrosie, Commissioner of the CFL.

“I want to thank our fans, players, coaches, and partners for their incredible support and patience as we’ve worked together towards this day. This is great news for everyone who loves our game and our country.”

The revised 14-game schedule for the 2021 season will be announced on Tuesday, June 15. CFL training camps are now scheduled to begin on Saturday, July 10.

“We are on track to receive all of the necessary health and safety approvals, thanks to our tireless medical advisors and staff, and the dedicated government officials who have been working with them,” Ambrosie said. “And while the outlook for fans in the stands varies from province to province, we are confident that process is also on the right track.”

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Comments (2)

Go CFL! I am glad Canada is letting you play these games in Canada. 14 Games is a fine number. Now get team #10 in the Maritimes and stay true to yourself.

So pleased to see that the CFL IS BACK FOR 2021.

The shorter season is fine.

A 14 Games Schedule starting in August….. a December GREY CUP in Hamilton

This is just like the CFL was back in the 60’s