Wikipedia:WikiProject Canadian football

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Some Wikipedians have formed a project to better organize information in articles related to Canadian football and the Canadian Football League (CFL). This page and its subpages contain their suggestions; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and check out the to-do list.


Wikiproject on the Canadian Football League → renamed to WikiProject on Canadian football

To do list[edit]

Articles under discussion[edit]

Did you know

Good article nominees

Articles to be split


The aim of this WikiProject is to organize, standardize, and improve the quality of all article pertaining to the CFL/Canadian football. It includes all articles within the Category:Canadian football, with particular attention to Category:Canadian Football League.

A list of articles falling under the Canadian football category is listed at Wikipedia:WikiProject Canadian football/Articles (caution: this list is 638 kb long). Check Recent changes to these articles.

Parent Projects[edit]

Similar WikiProjects[edit]


This is a list of Wikipedians who are committed to this WikiProject. Please, feel free to join by clicking edit on the right, and signing your name at the top of the list with an asterisk and three tildes (~~~).

If you would like to add our category to your userbox to your userpage, insert {{Member WikiProject CFL}}

It will look like this:



The following users had not made an edit for two years as of August 18, 2016.

Volunteer recognition[edit]

The Maple Leaf Award may be awarded to recognise those who have made a significant contribution toward Canadian football articles.


  • Improve all league and team pages
  • Improve and create pages for CFL Players
  • Standardize all CFL pages
  • Create a complete history of the league


Article formats[edit]

See the following sub pages for information on article structures. If you would like to comment on the recommended format for an article type, please do so on the talk page for that article type's subpage.

and Naming conventions

Recognized content[edit]

Featured articles
Featured lists
Good articles
Former good articles
Did you know? articles
In the News articles

Wikipedia:Version 1.0 Editorial Team release version selections[edit]



  • O'Brien, Steve (2005), The Canadian Football League: The Phoenix of Professional Sports Leagues, Lulu Press, ISBN 1411658604
  • Wieting, Stephen G (2001). Sport and memory in North America. Frank Cass. ISBN 0-7146-8205-5.
  • Zawadzki, Edward (2004), The Ultimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book, Volume 2, Dundurn Group, ISBN 1550025295


Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.