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Peter Dyakowski (left) participates in stretches at Roughriders training camp in Saskatoon on June 13, 2017.

Becoming a Rider 'worked out well' for Dyakowski

By Arielle Zerr June 13, 2017 - 4:08pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 8:19am

Peter Dyakowski spent just three months as a Toronto Argonaut and that's just fine with him.

The offensive lineman had spent 10 years as a Hamilton Tigercat, but in the...

The city says over 8,000 people used the city's transit system for the Riders first preseason game on June 10, 2017.

Despite kinks, city happy with amount of transit users

By 980 CJME June 12, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 6:30pm

There are still issues to address ahead of the official opening of new Mosaic Stadium.

Transit remained a big problem at the preseason game Saturday — some fans waited...

Brandon Bridge, seen here at training camp, had a strong showing in the Riders first preseason game on June 10, 2017.

Bridge impresses in Riders 25-25 preseason tie

By Arielle Zerr June 10, 2017 - 10:45pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 7:19am

There was a lot of hype around Bryan Bennett going into Saturday night’s preseason game, but it was Brandon Bridge that impressed the Rider faithful.

“I wanted to show...

Anthony Allen celebrates a touchdown after his first tenure with the Riders. The tailback is back with the team in 2017, now wearing #35.

Blocking number 1 as Riders evaluate running backs

By Arielle Zerr June 10, 2017 - 10:09am Updated: June 10, 2017 - 10:15am

There has been a lot of talk about quarterbacks in Riderville this week, but for the first time, the running backs will be on full display.

After the shooting death of...

Brandon Bridge will start the Roughriders' first preseason game on June 10, 2017.

Bridge to start Riders first preseason game

By Arielle Zerr June 9, 2017 - 2:16pm Updated: June 9, 2017 - 2:30pm

Canadian quarterback Brandon Bridge will be the first Roughrider to throw a football at new Mosaic Stadium Saturday.

After much speculation, Chris Jones made the...

Riders' Tobi Antigha participates in defensive line drills at training camp on June 8, 2017.

Antigha finding his fit on the Roughrider defensive line

By Arielle Zerr June 8, 2017 - 3:29pm Updated: June 8, 2017 - 9:25pm

Tobi Antigha might not have any clothes that fit him anymore, but he seems to be fitting in on the defensive line just fine.

The 24-year-old was trying out for the...

Vince Young will not play in the preseason game against Winnipeg on June 10, 2017.

Vince Young not playing in Riders preseason game Saturday

By 980 CJME June 7, 2017 - 11:31am Updated: June 7, 2017 - 3:57pm

Fans hoping to get their first glimpse of Vince Young in Regina on Saturday will be disappointed.

The former NFL quarterback left Tuesday’s practice with a suspected...

Wray Morrison: Young's worth

By Wray Morrison June 7, 2017 - 9:51am Updated: June 7, 2017 - 9:51am

While Vince Young's hamstring injury – and, for that matter, his presence at Rider camp – is a story, it's important for fans to keep the quarterback situation in perspective...

Vince Young, seen here earlier at training camp, left practice during Rider training camp in Saskatoon with a hamstring injury on June 6, 2017.

Vince Young exits practice with hamstring injury

By 650 CKOM June 6, 2017 - 12:36pm Updated: June 6, 2017 - 2:37pm

There’s no word on how serious his injury is, but Vince Young left Roughriders practice this morning with an injury to his hamstring.

The former NFL pivot had just...

Wray Morrison: The defence of the Riders

By Wray Morrison June 6, 2017 - 9:42am Updated: June 6, 2017 - 9:42am

The Rider Nation primarily concerns itself with offence. But the fan base this year should be encouraged by changes to the defence.

Last season, the Riders were last in...

Riders receiver Jenson Stoshak made waves on social media with his triple-backflip video.

Viral sensation Stoshak flipping at chance with Riders

By Ryan Brandt June 5, 2017 - 5:09pm Updated: June 5, 2017 - 5:59pm

His ability to catch a football gave him his fifteen minutes of fame. Now, Jenson Stoshak wants to make a CFL career out of it. 

The world was introduced to the...

Anthony Allen celebrates a touchdown during his first tenure with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

'My favourite place:' Anthony Allen returns to Riderville

By Arielle Zerr June 2, 2017 - 6:28pm Updated: June 2, 2017 - 6:30pm

Anthony Allen never really considered he’d return to the Roughriders, but he hung on to some green and white just in case.

It turned out to be the right decision, since...