This state and its individuals are made up of an identical hardy stuff that makes our video game and our league. the gray Cup has helped unite our nation for a hundred years now. And it has published us, outfitted our delight and our feel of Canadianness in annual tributes to attempt, sweat and toil. yet what does a hundred years of heritage and cultural relevance upload as much as? after we Canadians examine the gray Cup, we see way over a sparkling soccer trophy; we see a mirrored image of ourselves. After its first years as an beginner problem cup, the gray Cup could move directly to be offered to the simplest soccer workforce in Canada, with Western challengers touring again east to fall by the hands of the extra tested Toronto groups. that's, till a bunch of pissed off Winnipeggers paid a tremendous sum in the course of the melancholy to shop for up famous person avid gamers and produce the cup west for the 1st time. Following this, the video games grew to become concerning the delight of the rustic, East as opposed to West, the nationwide id fought over the gridiron, all chronicled dutifully by way of bestselling writer Stephen Brunt.
From the delivery of the fashionable CFL in 1958, throughout the dynastic Edmonton Eskimos and into the nineties, tried united states enlargement, franchise re-birth in Montreal, 100 gray Cups has all of it: behind-the-scene anecdotes, never-before-seen pictures, and extraordinary entry to the CFL records. it's a must-have for all fanatics of this nationwide culture
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