I think the Ti-Cats should give Tony Akins another look because he has his heart in the game now, and to prove it, here is an article I came by from googling stuff, very interesting.
Hamilton may have ended [Tony Akins]' playing streak that day but the 27- year-old Starkville, Mississippi resident's desire to resume his career continues to burn bright.
It's the reason Akins left wife, Tonia, and his three young children back home to come to Hamilton to take part in some off- season training with pal and former Ticat teammate Archie Amerson.
Photo: Tony Akins, left, says he is determined to continue pursuing his dream. Of being dropped last summer, he said, 'I think they wanted some new faces.'; Photo: Hamilton Spectator File Photo / Akin[url=http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/hamiltonspectator/access/793339491.html?dids=793339491:793339491&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&date=Feb+15%2C+2005&author=Hamilton+Spectator+Staff&pub=The+Spectator&edition=&startpage=SP.09&desc=Akins+makes+the+trip+north%2C+looking+for+another+CFL+chance]http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/hamiltonspe ... CFL+chance[/url]