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According to his agent, Vince Young is among the players cut by the Roughriders on June 17, 2017.

Vince Young, Anthony Allen among those released by Riders

By 980 CJME June 17, 2017 - 5:27pm Updated: June 19, 2017 - 1:09pm

The Roughriders’ experiment with Vince Young seems to have come to an end.

The quarterback, who injured his hamstring in practice on June 6, was said to have needed four...

The Roughriders struggled in their second preseason game of the 2017 season.

Roughriders struggle in 42-10 loss to B.C.

By Arielle Zerr June 16, 2017 - 11:56pm Updated: June 17, 2017 - 12:58am

More than 70 players gave their final audition to the Chris Jones and Roughriders football operations staff and at times it was hard to watch.

The Roughriders were...

Wray Morrison: An A for DD

By Wray Morrison June 16, 2017 - 11:20am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 11:20am

Darian Durant made his CFL exhibition game debut with the Montreal Alouettes Thursday night.

The stats look impressive. Durant was seven of 12 for 113 yards and he threw...

Darrell Davis: Put Rose in the Hall!

By Darrell Davis June 16, 2017 - 10:04am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:15am

Pete Rose should be in baseball's Hall of Fame.

But the sport's most accomplished player may have struck out in his final bid for enshrinement.

Rose's latest...

Jamie Nye: Advice for the new guy

By Jamie Nye June 16, 2017 - 8:38am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 8:45am

As cool as it sounds to be the commissioner of the CFL, it is usually a thankless job that doesn't last that long.

We close the book on the two-year tenure of...

Kevin Glenn gives the play call to his receivers at Roughriders training camp on June 13, 2017.

Roster cuts loom for Riders after Friday game against B.C.

By Arielle Zerr June 16, 2017 - 7:17am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:19am

He’s been doing it for years, but cutting players never gets any easier for Roughriders head coach and general manager Chris Jones.

To some, this may come as a surprise...

Wray Morrison: Looking ahead

By Wray Morrison June 15, 2017 - 1:27pm Updated: June 15, 2017 - 1:27pm

Thursday marked Jeffrey Orridge's last day as commissioner of the CFL...seven days before the start of the season.   That's almost as strange as unveiling a new league logo two...

Darrell Davis: My Hall of Fame friend

By Darrell Davis June 15, 2017 - 8:36am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 8:45am

Don Matthews – 10 Grey Cups, 231 regular-season victories, fellow Hall of Fame inductee, smart, cantankerous, living on the edge, conniving, successful.

Friend.

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Jamie Nye: Mayweather vs. McGregor will be hard to ignore

By Jamie Nye June 15, 2017 - 8:09am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 8:15am

It's actually happening.

After months of speculation, Floyd Mayweather, the biggest name in boxing, will fight Conor McGregor, the biggest name in mixed martial arts....

Marquise Williams prepares to through the ball during a Roughriders scrimmage on June 13, 2016.

Riders’ Williams following in Durant’s footsteps

By Arielle Zerr June 14, 2017 - 4:41pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 4:45pm

For the second time in his football career, Marquise Williams is following in the footsteps of Darian Durant.

Williams played his college career at the University of...

Legendary CFL coach Don Matthews dead at age 77

By Canadian Press June 14, 2017 - 12:52pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 12:52pm

TORONTO - One of the CFL's most prolific coaches has died.

Don Matthews was a larger-than-life character known for his abrasive style.

He died today in Oregon at...

The CP Women’s open trophy in Regina on June 14, 2017, for the announcement that the Wascana Country Club will host the tournament in August 2018.

Regina golf course to host 2018 LPGA Tour event

By Lauren Golosky June 14, 2017 - 12:08pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 12:15pm

Call it a trifecta.

The CP Women’s Open will be held in Regina next year, the same year the city will also host two other major sporting events – the Brier and the...

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