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Pats trade Luc Smith to Kamloops for defenceman Dawson Davidson

By Arielle Zerr December 27, 2016 - 12:39pm Updated: December 27, 2016 - 12:39pm

The Pats have added a Saskatchewan defenceman to the team after a trade with Kamloops, the club announced Tuesday.

Moosomin’s Dawson Davidson comes to Saskatchewan,...

Darrell Davis: What a month!

By Darrell Davis December 23, 2016 - 5:58am Updated: December 23, 2016 - 5:58am

December sure gets expensive!

I've been getting daily emails from the Roughriders. I didn't think we were that close; they evidently wanted me to meet the Early Bird...

Jamie Nye: What's under the tree for the Riders?

By Jamie Nye December 23, 2016 - 5:54am Updated: December 23, 2016 - 5:54am

Picture this: A giant Christmas tree placed at the new Mosaic Stadium

Now what would you place under that tree to gift the Saskatchewan Roughriders?

First, a...

Jamie Nye: Let be Michael Floyd be a sobering reminder to us all

By Jamie Nye December 22, 2016 - 6:37am Updated: December 22, 2016 - 6:37am

The NFL has to prevent the New England Patriots from playing Michael Floyd this season.

In no way should he play while players who smoke marijuana get a four game ban...

Darrell Davis: Happy World Juniors!

By Darrell Davis December 22, 2016 - 6:34am Updated: December 22, 2016 - 6:34am

For the next couple weeks, Canadians are going to be inundated with their grandest holiday tradition:

The world junior hockey championships.

Dylan Strome, Tyson...

Jamie Nye: Rider fans’ lack of enthusiasm justified

By Jamie Nye December 21, 2016 - 8:16am Updated: December 21, 2016 - 8:16am

Pardon Saskatchewan Roughrider fans for not being as excited as the team would like them to be for the 2017 season.

In an innocent enough post on the website and social...

Darrell Davis: Former Riders coach staying at Wisconsin

By Darrell Davis December 21, 2016 - 8:14am Updated: December 21, 2016 - 8:14am

Paul Chryst is a smart guy. He just said, "No way, LA!"

Only serious Saskatchewan Roughriders fanatics will remember Chryst was a coach with the CFL team. In 1996,...

Regina Pats forward Sam Steel.

Pats' Sam Steel inks entry level contract with Ducks

By 980 CJME December 21, 2016 - 12:14am Updated: December 21, 2016 - 12:58am

Regina Pats forward Sam Steel has signed a three year entry level contract with the Anaheim Ducks.

The 18-year-old from Edmonton, Alberta was taken 30th overall by the...

Darrell Davis: Towriss can expect a call from the hall

By Darrell Davis December 20, 2016 - 7:26am Updated: December 20, 2016 - 7:26am

Brian Towriss isn't done with football.

In a couple years he'll get a call from the CFL commissioner, informing Towriss he has been inducted into the Canadian Football...

Jamie Nye: Money wins again, for shame

By Jamie Nye December 20, 2016 - 7:23am Updated: December 20, 2016 - 7:23am

It's now all about the money for college football players.

No longer is about winning one for the seniors or the pride of winning a bowl game for your school and with...

Darrell Davis: Where are the shinny games?

By Darrell Davis December 19, 2016 - 10:56am Updated: December 19, 2016 - 10:56am

Maybe it's too cold outside, but I haven't seen a single street hockey game yet this winter.

I even took a few roundabout trips home, intentionally driving through...

Jamie Nye: NFL – The Grinch Who Stole the TD celebration

By 980 CJME December 19, 2016 - 7:48am Updated: December 19, 2016 - 7:48am

I'd like to be in the meetings with the billionaire owners of the NFL and just ask: What is wrong with jumping into a gigantic Salvation Army kettle after a touchdown?