Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Als Parade Their Cup For Montreal Fans

Montreal Alouettes Ben Cahoon holds the Grey Cup for fans to see as the team's victory parade makes its way down St. Catherine St. in Montreal Tuesday, December 2, 2009. Photograph by: John Mahoney, The Gazette

From Montreal Gazette:

MONTREAL ­ It was a sky of blue and sea of good cheer above and along Ste. Catherine St. on Wednesday as the city of Montreal staged a upbeat Grey Cup parade for the victorious Montreal Alouettes.

Under a bright sun and amid unseasonably mild temperatures, fans lined both sides of the parade route in large numbers. It was the Als’s sixth Grey Cup, and the victorious parade took the same route that Stanley Cup parades do – “the usual route,” as former mayor Jean Drapeau used to say.

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More News On Today's Grey Cup Parade

Alouettes feted for Grey Cup victory
-- CBC
Grey Cup celebration in the streets -- CTV
Tens of thousands cram downtown Montreal to fete Grey Cup champion Alouettes -- National Post
Massive crowd engulfs downtown for Montreal Alouettes victory parade -- Canadian Press

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