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Darrell Davis: Tackling 1 Riders question

By Darrell Davis February 15, 2017 - 8:21am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 8:21am

Signing free-agent Derek Dennis was a coup for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who know it usually takes a few years to build an offensive line.

So the Roughriders are...

Sam Steel earned his 100th point of the season in the 4-2 loss to Everett Feb. 14, 2017.

Pats' Sam Steel hits 100 points in 4-2 loss to Everett

By Arielle Zerr February 14, 2017 - 11:11pm Updated: February 14, 2017 - 11:13pm

It was a rough start to the game for Pats goaltender Tyler Brown who allowed the Pats' first goal just two minutes into the first period, on one of the first shots he faced....

The Saskatchewan Roughriders may look to boost their offensive line in CFL free agency.

Riders sign star OL Derek Dennis, Canadian RB Kienan LaFrance

By Arielle Zerr February 14, 2017 - 11:11am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 10:24am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have beefed up their offensive line in a big way, signing the 2016 CFL Offensive Lineman of the Year.

Derek Dennis spent the last two years...

Darrell Davis: Proud of the Red Wings

By Darrell Davis February 14, 2017 - 7:00am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 7:00am

Mr. Ilitch is gone. Gustav Nyquist speared an opponent in the face. And the Red Wings are wallowing in the basement of the NHL's Atlantic Division.

It's hard to cheer...

Jamie Nye: CFL growing exposure when it matters most

By Jamie Nye February 14, 2017 - 6:58am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 6:58am

CFL Free Agency is here and it's nice to see their biggest broadcast partner start to take this a little more seriously.

Before CFL Free Agency was a blip on the radar,...

Jake Leschyshyn sustained a season ending knee injury versus the Saskatoon Blades on Feb. 3, 2017.

Pats lose forward Jake Leschyshyn to season-ending knee injury

By 980 CJME February 13, 2017 - 11:24am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 11:24am

The Regina Pats have lost 17-year-old forward Jake Leschyshyn to a season ending knee injury, the club announced Monday.

The injury happened during the Pats Feb. 3 game...

Darrell Davis: Rules? What rules?

By Darrell Davis February 13, 2017 - 7:08am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 7:08am

CFL free agency needs a new set of rules.

The league's free agency window officially opens Tuesday afternoon, when about 200 player contracts expire.

In reality...

Jamie Nye: Bad plays are made worse by bad excuses

By Jamie Nye February 13, 2017 - 7:04am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 7:04am

Gustav Nyquist should be made an example of.

Not for his heinous high stick on Jared Spurgeon last night, but for his completely bogus excuse for doing so.


Adam Brooks had three points in the Pats 4-3 overtime win against the Rebels

Pats win 11th straight, down Red Deer in OT

By Arielle Zerr February 12, 2017 - 12:31am Updated: February 12, 2017 - 12:32am

The Regina Pats continued their dominance Saturday night with a 4-3 overtime win against Red Deer. 

The win marks the Pats 11th straight victory and keeps their firm...

Wyatt Sloboshan started the scoring for the Pats in their 5-2 win over Edmonton on Feb. 10, 2017.

Regina Pats clinch playoff spot with 10th straight win

By Arielle Zerr February 11, 2017 - 11:17am Updated: February 11, 2017 - 11:17am

The Pats had a lot more than just a win to celebrate Friday night in Edmonton. 

Regina did blow past the Oil Kings 5-2, but they also became the first team in the entire...

Darrell Davis: Reason to believe

By Darrell Davis February 10, 2017 - 7:21am Updated: February 10, 2017 - 7:21am

If it comes to pure credibility, believing Justin Dunk is easier than believing Chris Jones.

Dunk works for Sportsnet and writes for 3DownNation. He reported Thursday...

Jamie Nye: Chris Jones will have a hard time fighting his reputation

By Jamie Nye February 10, 2017 - 7:09am Updated: February 10, 2017 - 7:09am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are on the defensive, denying the report from Justin Dunk that the team worked out former NFL bad boy Johnny Manziel.

The workout would be...