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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...

Darian Durant holds up his No. 4 Montreal Alouettes jersey on Jan. 20, 2017.

Alouettes 'wanted me here': Durant officially signs contract in Montreal

By Arielle Zerr January 20, 2017 - 3:04pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 4:36pm

Deep down, everyone just wants to feel wanted.

And it seems that’s exactly what Darian Durant got when he signed his three-year deal with Montreal.

Decked out in...

Former Roughrider Darian Durant will call Montreal home as he signed a three year deal on Thursday.

Montreal Alouettes lock up Darian Durant for 3 years

By Arielle Zerr January 19, 2017 - 4:11pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 4:27pm

After a trade that shook Rider Nation to its core, Darian Durant is officially an Alouette.

The Grey Cup winning former Roughrider quarterback was sent to Montreal just...

Jamie Nye: At least training camp will be fun

By Jamie Nye January 17, 2017 - 5:57am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 5:57am

Let's look on the bright side of the Darian Durant trade.

The next five months are going to be fun until Chris Jones actually has to announce his starter in game one of...

Jamie Nye: From one era to another for the Roughriders

By Jamie Nye January 16, 2017 - 6:48am Updated: January 16, 2017 - 6:48am

Friday will be a day in Rider history that will mark a turn in the franchise.

Because Darian Durant was the franchise.

It's now the fear of the unknown....

Darrell Davis: Paying for Franklin

By Darrell Davis January 16, 2017 - 6:30am Updated: January 16, 2017 - 6:30am

The shock has worn off. Saskatchewan Roughriders fans are no longer steaming with rage.

Beloved quarterback Darian Durant is a Montreal Alouette. A pending free agent,...

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Roughriders release Knox Jr.

By 980 CJME January 14, 2017 - 10:18am Updated: January 14, 2017 - 10:23am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have released international linebacker Jeff Knox Junior.

The team said in a news release Saturday this is so Knox can pursue an NFL...

Darian Durant was traded to the Montreal Alouettes on Jan. 13, 2017.

Rider Nation, former players react to Darian Durant trade

By Sarah Mills January 13, 2017 - 11:43am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 11:48am

Former Saskatchewan Roughrider players and fans are reacting to the news that Darian Durant has been traded to Montreal.

Durant was a fan favourite who seemed to bleed...

Darrell Davis: Jones and Durant weren’t meant for each other

By Darrell Davis January 13, 2017 - 11:20am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 11:20am

The forced marriage between Chris Jones and Darian Durant has ended, barely more than a year after they got stuck together with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

From the...