It's been a sad week for the CFL, with the loss of several prominent alumni: league single-season interception leader Al Brenner, 1990 Grey Cup most outstanding Canadian Warren Hudson and now legendary coach and general manager Cal Murphy. Murphy won nine Grey Cups in various roles over the years, is tenth on the all-time coaching win list and was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 2004 in recognition for his stellar accomplishments. TSN's Chris Cuthbert reported Saturday that Murphy passed away, and the incredible response to the news from everyone from coaches like Mike Kelly to media types like Cuthbert and Peter James to fans demonstrated just how much he meant to the CFL and the other leagues he was involved with, and the unique ways in which he touched people's lives. Here are some of the best Twitter tributes to Murphy from those groups:Read More »from Legendary CFL coach and GM Cal Murphy passes away; Twitter tributes show his impact
Andrew Bucholtz is a Canadian football blogger for Yahoo! Sports.