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General manager and head coach Chris Jones and quarterback Kevin Glenn previewed the Roughriders’ 2017 season in a media conference call on May 17, 2017.

3 things we learned from the Riders' season preview

By Arielle Zerr May 17, 2017 - 1:37pm Updated: May 17, 2017 - 1:38pm

General manager and head coach Chris Jones and quarterback Kevin Glenn previewed the Roughriders’ 2017 season in a media conference call on May 17, 2017.

The CFL and the...

Regina's Mitchell Picton was selected by the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the fifth round of the CFL Draft.

Riders select Regina’s own Mitchell Picton in CFL Draft

By Arielle Zerr May 7, 2017 - 11:36pm Updated: May 7, 2017 - 11:36pm

Kids in Saskatchewan grow up dreaming they might one day play for the Roughriders and Mitchell Picton was no exception.

Gathered with his family at his home in Regina,...

Chris Jones says Cameron Judge gives the Riders more Canadian depth on defence.

Roughriders take LB Cameron Judge 2nd overall in CFL Draft

By Arielle Zerr May 7, 2017 - 5:50pm Updated: May 7, 2017 - 10:43pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have taken linebacker Cameron Judge with the second overall pick in the CFL Draft. 

Judge was a linebacker and special teamer with UCLA,...

Chris Jones says the Roughriders have done more than two dozen mock drafts and feels prepared for the real thing.

Chris Jones feels 'very prepared' for CFL Draft

By Arielle Zerr May 7, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: May 7, 2017 - 12:05pm

One of the greatest things that determines success in the CFL is the quality of the Canadian talent, making the annual CFL Draft of vital importance for teams.

As it...

Chris Jones says the team is ready to move forward after the latest fines levied by the CFL.

Jones to 'play by those rules' after Riders' fines

By Arielle Zerr May 5, 2017 - 12:34pm Updated: May 5, 2017 - 12:35pm

It’s a lesson learned, according to Roughriders general manager and head coach Chris Jones.

The Roughriders were fined another $36,000 last week by the CFL for breaking...

Roger Brandvold is announced as one of the newest members of the Saskatchewan Roughriders' Plaza of Honour on May 2, 2017.

Cates, Brandvold inducted into the 2017 Plaza of Honour

By 980 CJME May 2, 2017 - 3:56pm Updated: May 2, 2017 - 3:56pm

Two greats will have their names forever etched in Saskatchewan Roughrider history.

Wes Cates and Roger Brandvold have been announced as the 2017 Plaza of Honour...

Roughriders president and CEO Craig Reynolds (right) speaks at the official opening of the new Rider Store at Mosaic Stadium on April 29,2017.

Riders president shares disappointment with fans over fines

By Arielle Zerr April 29, 2017 - 4:37pm Updated: May 1, 2017 - 7:29am

Craig Reynolds gets it.

The president and CEO of the Saskatchewan Roughriders said he knows that fans must not be feeling too good about the latest set of fines levied...

Chris Jones has been fined several times since taking over leadership of the Roughriders totaling more than $110,000.

Riders, Jones smacked with $36K in fines by CFL

By Arielle Zerr April 28, 2017 - 11:44am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 11:52am

While the Roughriders maintain that they never worked out former NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel, head coach and vice-president of football operations Chris Jones has been fined...

Jamie Nye: Vince Young is a great example for NFL draftees

By Jamie Nye April 28, 2017 - 6:22am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 6:22am

Let Vince Young be a lesson to those young kids who were picked in round one of the NFL Draft last night.

As quickly as the rise to being a first round pick is, the fall...

Darrell Davis: Riders invested in Young

By Darrell Davis April 28, 2017 - 6:18am Updated: April 28, 2017 - 6:19am

Vince Young didn't embarrass himself.

So he's going to attend Saskatchewan Roughriders' training camp next month in Saskatoon. As long as he didn't gain 20 pounds, trip...

Vince Young signed with the Roughriders in March and is attending mini-camp with the team this week in Florida.

Riders begin mini-camp in Florida with Vince Young in tow

By 980 CJME April 25, 2017 - 11:23am Updated: April 25, 2017 - 4:27pm

The Roughriders kicked off mini-camp at Historic Dodgertown in Vero Beach Florida Tuesday morning, with all eyes on Vince Young.

The starting quarterback for the green...

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 - 12:27pm

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...