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Calgary Stampeders' Derek Dennis blocks Gabriel Knapton of the Montreal Alouettes as Jerome Messam runs the ball during CFL football in Calgary on Oct. 15, 2016. (AL CHAREST/POSTMEDIA)

Messam and Dennis share tragic bond

TORONTO — The bond between Jerome Messam and Derek Dennis began as Miami Dolphins way back in 2012, and continued when they were reunited as Calgary Stampeders late last season.

Inset: Stampeders defensive back Mylan Hicks. A polcie investigator at the scene of the fatal shooting early Sunday morning outside of a Calgary nightclub

Charge laid in Mylan Hicks slaying

Calgary police say one man has been charged in relation to the nightclub shooting that left Calgary Stampeders player Mylan Hicks dead.Nelson Tony Lugela, 19, of Calgary is charged with second-degree murder.Two other suspects were taken into custody following the shooting early Sunday but have been released from custody.

From left, Miami Dolphins' Jelani Jenkins, Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, and Kenny Stills, kneel during the singing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, in Seattle. Supermodel Kate Upton, right, has condemned the four players actions, writing on Instagram that it’s “a disgrace to those people who have served and currently serve our country.” (AP and Getty File Photos)

Kate Upton blasts Dolphins' anthem protest

Supermodel Kate Upton has condemned the four Miami Dolphins players who knelt during the national anthem, writing on Instagram that their actions are “a disgrace to those people who have served and currently serve our country.”

Don Cherry gave his take on the Colin Kaepernick controversy. (Postmedia Network/Files)

Cherry questions Kaepernick's motives

Don Cherry has decided to wade into the fallout over San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit down during the U.S. anthem in his team's first three NFL preseason games.