Ticats Prep for Grey Cup

The Hamilton Tiger Cats held their last long practice of the 2014 season Friday morning in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup in Vancouver. The boys looked focused but relaxed; at this point, it’s more mental preparation than physical. Saturday, they’ll have a short ‘walk-through’, and rest before the big game. For more from Grey Cup 2014, check out Drew Edwards’ Scratching Post blog at http://scratchingpost.thespec.com. Here’s a look at a few photos from today. – Barry Gray

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28,2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28,2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Nic Grigsby and Mossis Madu watch practice.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Nic Grigsby and Mossis Madu watch practice. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Offensive linemen Brian Simmons, Mike Filer, and Jake Olson pose with trainer Claire Toffelmire.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Offensive linemen Brian Simmons, Mike Filer, and Jake Olson pose with trainer Claire Toffelmire. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. head coach Kent Austin keeping an eye on things.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. head coach Kent Austin keeping an eye on things. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. The offensive linemen getting some instruction.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. The offensive linemen getting some instruction. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. QB Zach Collaros airs one out during practice.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. QB Zach Collaros airs one out during practice. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Defensive end Bryan Hall looking stealth at practice.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Defensive end Bryan Hall looking stealth at practice. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Offensive lineman Brian Simmons sporting some nose tape. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: Drew Edwards, Steve Milton

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Offensive lineman Brian Simmons sporting some nose tape. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: Drew Edwards, Steve Milton

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Brandon Banks runs with the ball.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Brandon Banks runs with the ball. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Team owner Bob Young watches practice.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Team owner Bob Young watches practice. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Terrell Sinkfield with a catch. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Terrell Sinkfield with a catch. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Andy Fantuz makes a catch in the end zone.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Andy Fantuz makes a catch in the end zone. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. WR Bakari Grant goes up for a ball.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. WR Bakari Grant goes up for a ball. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Joel Figueroa, left, and Adewale Ojomo share a laugh on the sidelines. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Joel Figueroa, left, and Adewale Ojomo share a laugh on the sidelines. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. QB Zach Collaros stands beside his helmet on the turf. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. QB Zach Collaros stands beside his helmet on the turf. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. QN Zach Collaros walks off the field following practice.  Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. QN Zach Collaros walks off the field following practice. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Portrait of Rico Murray. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Portrait of Rico Murray. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Portrait of Rico Murray, Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Portrait of Rico Murray, Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday's Grey Cup. Rico Murray walks off the field. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, November 28, 2014 -Ticat practice at B.C. Place Friday, in advance of Sunday’s Grey Cup. Rico Murray walks off the field. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

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