Check out this week’s top tweets from the Eskimo Empire. Want to make the list? Follow @CFL_Esks and add #Esks to your tweets. Check back on Mondays to see if you made the top 10.
Mourning Former Eskimo and Alberta Premier Peter Lougheed
Last Thursday, Alberta lost a legend with the passing of Peter Lougheed. The man who was highly regarded as one of the best premiers in Canadian politics played for the Eskimos from 1949-1950.
@56Parkies: very sad to hear the news just now. Godspeed number 30.
Welcoming visitors to YEG, Eskimo style
A luggage carousel at the Edmonton International Airport is now dedicated to all things Edmonton Eskimo. Check it out next time you come through international arrivals.
@robina_s: The @cfl_esks international baggage carousel completes the trio that welcomes visitors to #YEG #FlyEIA
@FlyEIA: “No matter where you touchdown, once an Eskimo, always an Eskimo!" Duane Viennau of @cfl_esks #yeg#Expansion2012"
Notable quotables from around the Eskimo Empire
@missyjiggs: Heres to the athletes who believe in themselves and will do whatever it takes to conquer their goals.
@JessicaCzajkows: Painting our Edmonton Eskimos inspired cupboard today :)
@BradMulders: I brought my @siriusxm radio so i can cheer on the @cfl_esks from San Diego! GO ESKS GO!! #cfl
@Gibbsy_11: Huge thank you to bowman and Bertrand from @cfl_esks for coming out to speak at my school today. Great pleasure meeting people I look up to
@BarryArmstrong2: Really enjoyed the feature tonight on Hank Ilesic. The Esks are such a class organization that I would have loved to be part of.
@Kellielevy: I know sweets but I have to give a shout out to my Eastern Washington boys...JC Sherritt!
@CrazyPinkHippo: had an amazing time at football 101. I finally understand some of the finer details of the game! Now to sign up for 201.