John Jenkins

Team-by-team capsules CFL PREVIEW

Northern Division

B. C. LIONS

1994 record: 11-6-1

Stadium: BC Place Stadium

Capacity: 59,478

Championships: 1964, 1985, 1994

Head coach: Dave Ritchie

Top players: QB Danny McManus, RB Cory Philpot, WR Mike Trevathan, DE Glenn Scrivener, LB Henry Newby, CB Charles Gordon.

Outlook: The defending CFL champs lost nine starters from the Grey Cup squad, including CBs Barry Wilburn and James Jefferson to the Philadelphia Eagles, FB Sean Millington to the San Francisco 49ers, and LB Angelo Snipes to Birmingham. Both OT Rob Smith and CB Less Browne retired. CFL All-Star Gordon, who had eight interceptions last year, will have to fill void at...

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