If Ottawa is to return to the CFL I hope the league gives them a fighting chance.
- Don't charge such a high expansion fee that the team is in financial trouble from day 1.
- Set player protection rules for the expansion draft to allow the team to get some good players.
- Give the team first pick in the entry draft and bonus picks early in the draft.
- Allow the team to carry extra players if even just on the taxi squad.
- Extend the salary cap to allow for #4.
- Award the city the Grey cup game within first 5 years.
- The team needs preferential access to players returning from the NFL.