January 23, 2013
Five names short-listed for CFL team
By TIM BAINES, QMI Agency

Andy Davidhazy, creative director at Downstream, OSEG's US-based branding company, speaks to a focus group about the naming of Ottawa's coming CFL team Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. Darren Brown/Ottawa Sun/QMI Agency

Ottawa’s CFL team is third and inches in its search for a name and identity.

Focus groups were shown five possible team names Wednesday — Nationals, Raftsmen, Voyageurs, Rush and RedBlacks (all one word) — and you can bet there will be a lot of haters.

There was mixed consensus in a media focus group, where Nationals was quickly dismissed.

 



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