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General manager and head coach Chris Jones has already signed 10 players since free agency opened one week ago.

Riders add 3 more free agents including receiver Bakari Grant

By 980 CJME February 21, 2017 - 1:01pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 3:21pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders continue to add players in free agency, inking receiver Bakari Grant and defensive lineman Zach Minter to deals Tuesday morning.

The Riders...

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 - 2:53pm

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...

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...

Roughrider Rob Bagg, David Lui of Mark's and the CFL's Christina Litz pose with the Grey Cup at a CFL Week announcement Feb. 13, 2016.

First ever CFL Week begins to take shape

By Arielle Zerr February 13, 2017 - 5:00pm Updated: February 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

The event has been in the making for more than a year and now CFL Week is mere weeks away.

The CFL was in Regina on Monday afternoon to announce their CFL Week sponsor...

General Manager and Vice President of Football Operations Chris Jones denies the Roughriders worked out quarterback Johnny Manziel.

Chris Jones denies Roughriders worked out Johnny Manziel

By 980 CJME February 9, 2017 - 4:05pm Updated: February 10, 2017 - 7:06am

It’s a story that had so many people curious; it crashed the website that reported it.

Thursday morning, Justin Dunk of 3 Down Nation published a story stating that the...

 A message from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on an electronic billboard on the corner of Lewvan and Dewdney on Feb. 2, 2017.

Blue Bombers' billboard appears in Regina

By 980 CJME February 2, 2017 - 4:31pm Updated: February 2, 2017 - 4:31pm

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are using a billboard to try and convert Rider fans to the Blue and Gold.

A billboard at the corner of Dewdney Avenue and Lewvan Drive features...

Levi Steinhauer (62) was one of two players released by the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Feb. 1, 2017.

Moose Jaw's Levi Steinhauer among Rider releases

By 980 CJME February 1, 2017 - 2:18pm Updated: February 1, 2017 - 2:22pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders continued their busy off-season by releasing two players and signing two defensive linemen to contracts.

Riders defensive lineman Levi...

Quarterback Mitchell Gale was one of four players released by the Riders on Jan. 27, 2017.

Gale and Steele among 4 released by Riders

By 980 CJME January 27, 2017 - 12:34pm Updated: January 28, 2017 - 9:17am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are giving four players a jump start on free agency by releasing them a few weeks early.

Quarterback Mitchell Gale, running back Curtis...

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed receiver Duron Carter on Jan. 26, 2017.

Roughriders sign enigmatic receiver Duron Carter

By Arielle Zerr January 26, 2017 - 10:56am Updated: January 26, 2017 - 5:05pm

The Roughriders are shoring up their receiver depth in a big way, announcing they signed Duron Carter to a contract Thursday morning.

Carter was released by the Montreal...

Quaterback Kevin Glenn answering questions from the media in 2015.

Kevin Glenn says returning to the Riders is like coming home

By Arielle Zerr January 24, 2017 - 4:36pm Updated: January 24, 2017 - 4:36pm

The relationship between the Roughriders and Kevin Glenn started way back in 2001 when he was just 21 years old.

Sixteen years later and he’s embarking on his third...

Kevin Glenn, 37, was last with the Roughriders in 2015, playing behind Darian Durant.

Roughriders bring in quarterback Kevin Glenn for the 3rd time

By Arielle Zerr January 23, 2017 - 4:49pm Updated: January 25, 2017 - 1:01am

Third time’s a charm?

The Saskatchewan Roughriders must be hoping so, as they have officially signed CFL veteran Kevin Glenn to a contract.

Details on the length...

Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders.

Roughriders re-sign defensive end Willie Jefferson

By 980 CJME January 20, 2017 - 3:40pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 5:10pm

While Darian Durant was holding court in Montreal over his new contract, the Saskatchewan Roughriders made an announcement of their own.

Defensive lineman Willie...