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Saskatchewan’s head coach Chris Jones will continue to call defence, as announced by the club on April 24, 2017.

Roughriders unveil 2017 coaching staff

By 980 CJME April 24, 2017 - 12:27pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 12:30pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have made some changes to the coaching staff for the 2017 season.

Head coach Chris Jones will continue to call the defence, but he will have...

Roughriders general manager and head coach Chris Jones participates in a panel interview at CFL Week.

Riders' Chris Jones looking for personality, character in combine participants

By Arielle Zerr March 26, 2017 - 11:04am Updated: March 27, 2017 - 9:56am

You could be the most athletic football player at the draft, but if you don’t fit with the Riders' philosophy, general manager and head coach Chris Jones just might pass you...

Former Roughrider quarterback Darian Durant donned a Montreal Alouettes jersey for the time at CFL Week.

Former Rider Darian Durant moves on to life as an Alouette

By Arielle Zerr March 23, 2017 - 7:32am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 7:45am

It’s not exactly a break up, but it’s something you have to move on from.

Darian Durant came back to Regina, not just for CFL Week, but also because he needed to pack up...

Former Saskatchewan Roughrider and B.C. Lion Geroy Simon was announced as an inductee into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame on March 22, 2017.

Geroy Simon, Brian Towriss among 6 inducted in Canadian Football Hall of Fame

By Arielle Zerr March 22, 2017 - 8:39pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 8:45pm

The Canadian Football Hall of Fame announced six new inductees on Wednesday night during CFL Week. Here’s a look at the men being honoured.

Geroy Simon

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All week fans will be able to take  in player panels at the CFL Mainstage in Banner Hall at Evraz Place.

Inaugural CFL Week a joy for all ages

By Arielle Zerr March 21, 2017 - 11:23pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 8:16pm

Dressed in a much-too-long Hamilton Tiger-Cats jersey and an adult sized helmet, a boy no older than four sprints and giggles through a tunnel as lights flash and dry ice...

 Graig Newman played three seasons for the Riders and won a Grey Cup in 2013.

Saskatoon's Graig Newman retires from the CFL

By 980 CJME March 20, 2017 - 5:53pm Updated: March 20, 2017 - 5:53pm

Saskatchewan Roughriders national defensive back Graig Newman announced he is retiring from the CFL Monday.

The 27-year-old hails from Saskatoon and spent three of his...

The locker room glows green right when you walk into it.

Take a look inside the Riders' locker room, training facilities

By Arielle Zerr March 19, 2017 - 7:04pm Updated: March 20, 2017 - 6:50am

You’ve seen all the pictures from the field: your individual seat with a cup holder, the impeccable sight lines and the massive big screen.

But on Sunday afternoon the...

Saskatchewan Roughriders' DL Jordan Reaves is facing a cocaine trafficking charge in Winnipeg.

Saskatchewan Roughrider accused of cocaine trafficking

By 650 CKOM March 17, 2017 - 7:27am Updated: March 17, 2017 - 2:06pm

A Saskatchewan Roughrider reportedly played the entirety of the 2016 CFL season while out on bail on a cocaine trafficking charge.

Jordan Reaves, a defensive lineman...

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are once again selling season tickets for seats in new Mosaic Stadium, which is scheduled to host its first regular season CFL game July 1, 2017.

Riders resume selling season tickets after 3-year wait

By Kevin Martel March 14, 2017 - 4:54pm Updated: March 14, 2017 - 5:18pm

For the first time in several years, the Saskatchewan Roughriders are once again selling season tickets.

When the City of Regina announced it was going ahead with plans...

Cutline: Josh Bartel punts the ball during a Roughriders practice on Parliament Hill in October 2016.

Roughriders extend Australian punter Josh Bartel

By Arielle Zerr February 28, 2017 - 12:05pm Updated: February 28, 2017 - 12:15pm

The Roughriders Australian quotient is set to stay the same through the 2019 season.

Punter Josh Bartel has signed a contract extension with the club that keeps in him...

Chris Best's wife, Emily Best, and their three-year-old daughter, Libby, were by his side as he announced his retirement on Feb. 23, 2017.

‘A real adjustment:’ Chris Best retires after 10 years with Riders

By Arielle Zerr February 23, 2017 - 2:07pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 5:18pm

Chris Best’s heart is still in football, but his hips couldn’t keep up anymore.

After ten years with the Saskatchewan Roughriders – his entire career – Best announced he...

Vince Young's agent is in talks with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Riders in talks with former NFL QB Vince Young, agent says

By Arielle Zerr February 16, 2017 - 2:53pm Updated: February 16, 2017 - 3:00pm

The Roughriders quarterback situation just got a lot more interesting.

Rumours had been swirling around former NFL quarterback Vince Young for weeks, after 3 Down Nation...

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