College Team Finally Ends 49-Game Losing Streak

When the smoke finally cleared on last night’s 18-17 win over the Waterloo Warriors, the University of Toronto Varsity Blues and their 2,562 fans got to celebrate something they haven’t witnessed in the past six years: a football victory.

Toronto Varsity Blues game winning FG

It was a pretty good first impression for new coach Greg DeLaval - this was his first game as the “leader of Canadian men”. DeLaval took over for Steve Howlett who, as you’ll recall, was offered a raise after leading the team to an 0-40 start. Guess the school figured out that wasn’t such a great plan.

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Football Coach With 0-40 Record Up For Promotion

A Canadian football coach with a perfect gridiron record is up for a raise. This wouldn’t seem so odd - save for the fact that his perfect record is 0-40.

Steve Howlett University of Toronto football coach

The TORONTO STAR has the story on Steve Howlett, head coach for the University of Toronto Varsity Blues. And Howlett has seen nothing but the blues, as he has yet to taste victory during his five years on the U of T sidelines. Read more…