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Riders' linebacker Otha Foster goes to tackle Zach Collaros of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

Riders want to send old Mosaic Stadium off right

By Arielle Zerr October 28, 2016 - 4:21pm Updated: October 28, 2016 - 5:28pm

Most of the players on the 2016 Roughriders have only called Mosaic Stadium home for one year, but that doesn’t mean they don’t treasure it.

They want to send Mosaic...

Mosaic Stadium's final game sold out

By 980 CJME October 28, 2016 - 4:07pm Updated: October 28, 2016 - 4:28pm

There won't be an empty seat for Mosaic Stadium's send off game Saturday.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced the final game at Taylor Field is sold out after ticket...

Roughriders legend George Reed remembers Taylor Field.

Roughrider legend George Reed remembers Taylor Field

By Lisa Schick October 28, 2016 - 6:42am Updated: October 29, 2016 - 10:13am

People from across the province – and all over Canada – have stories about the current Mosaic Stadium.

Often still referred to by its original name of Taylor Field, the...

AC Leonard leads the Roughriders in sacks.

Roughriders’ defensive line looking better and brighter

By Arielle Zerr October 26, 2016 - 9:48pm Updated: October 26, 2016 - 9:50pm

Riders defensive line coach Ed Philion knew he would be dealing with a green defensive line - and he didn’t mean the jerseys they were playing in.

The Roughriders front...

Darian Durant is waiting for a new contract before stepping foot in new Mosaic Stadium.

Durant awaits right opportunity to visit new stadium

By Arielle Zerr October 25, 2016 - 5:58pm Updated: October 25, 2016 - 5:58pm

Thousands of Roughrider fans have been through the doors of new Mosaic Stadium, but Darian Durant is still holding out.

It’s not that he hasn’t had the opportunity; it’s...

The Roughriders win streak ended at four games after a rainy loss at Mosaic Stadium on Saturday.

Elusive Alouettes quarterback ends Roughriders winning streak

By Arielle Zerr October 22, 2016 - 6:20pm Updated: October 22, 2016 - 7:15pm

In the end it was an anemic Roughrider offence and an elusive rookie quarterback that ended the Roughriders four game winning streak.

Vernon Adams Jr. did not prove to...

Darian Durant said he will bring another Grey Cup to Saskatchewan.

‘We will hoist that trophy again:’ Darian Durant pledges to the Rider Nation

By Arielle Zerr October 21, 2016 - 5:51pm Updated: October 21, 2016 - 5:51pm

In a province where almost every statement by Darian Durant is big news – this is probably the biggest one yet.

Darian Durant is making a guarantee of sorts to the Rider...

Joe McKnight's performance earned him the CFL Top Performer Award for the week.

Joe McKnight had a ‘humbling’ journey to the Roughriders

By Arielle Zerr October 20, 2016 - 5:29pm Updated: October 20, 2016 - 5:29pm

After a spectacular debut for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, running back Joe McKnight is the name on everyone’s lips.

McKnight started in place of the injured Curtis...

Ed Gainey has two interceptions, two forced fumbles and a touchdown this season.

Big year for Roughriders’ Ed Gainey will be capped off with son’s birth

By Arielle Zerr October 19, 2016 - 10:52pm Updated: October 19, 2016 - 10:52pm

The date October 19, 2016 has been scrawled across almost every spare piece of Ed Gainey’s equipment this year.

It was scheduled to be the most exciting day of his life...

Darian Durant and the Saskatchewan Roughriders seem to be moving closer to reaching a deal for a new contract.

Durant contract talks going in a ‘positive direction’

By Arielle Zerr October 18, 2016 - 5:57pm Updated: October 18, 2016 - 6:14pm

Darian Durant prefers not to think too much about the new stadium across the way from the old Mosaic Stadium.

At least not until he and the Roughriders are able to put...

Ricky Collins Jr. caught for 113 yards in his return to the line-up on Saturday.

Roughriders blow past Argos 29-11 for 4th straight win

By Arielle Zerr October 15, 2016 - 5:07pm Updated: October 15, 2016 - 6:47pm

That's four in a row for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. 

The Riders dominated Drew Willy and the Toronto Argonauts keeping them off the scoreboard until a quarterback...

A rendering of the North East Fan Plaza provided on Oct. 13, 2016.

Roughriders announce North East Fan Plaza at new Mosaic Stadium

By Arielle Zerr October 13, 2016 - 11:57am Updated: October 13, 2016 - 11:57am

An empty space at the north east corner of new Mosaic Stadium will be a place to honour fans, the Roughriders announced Thursday.

It will be called the North East Fan...