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Darian Durant had two touchdowns in the Alouettes 17-16 win against the Roughriders Thursday night.

Als beat Riders 17-16 after missing last second field goal

By Arielle Zerr June 22, 2017 - 9:13pm Updated: June 22, 2017 - 10:28pm

If you’re keeping score at home, that’s Darian Durant one, Chris Jones zero.

A jubilant Durant could be seen shouting, jumping and celebrating after Tyler Crapigna...

Nic Demski is entering his third year as a Saskatchewan Roughrider.

Demski hopes his growth turns into opportunity with Riders

By Arielle Zerr June 20, 2017 - 6:12pm Updated: June 20, 2017 - 6:12pm

Nic Demski hopes his hard work will finally pay off.

The third year Roughrider receiver will start Thursday’s game against Montreal in place of an injured Rob Bagg....

Wray Morrison: Closing time

By Wray Morrison June 20, 2017 - 10:04am Updated: June 20, 2017 - 10:15am

"The closure has already happened for me.”

That's what Alouettes’ quarterback Darian Durant said when asked about Thursday's opener against the Saskatchewan Roughriders...

Cameron Judge graduated from UCLA last week with a degree in political science.

2nd overall pick Cameron Judge arrives in Riderville

By Arielle Zerr June 19, 2017 - 5:00pm Updated: June 19, 2017 - 7:42pm

He’s got his degree and now he’s got a Roughrider jersey.

Cameron Judge, the Riders’ second overall pick in the 2017 CFL Draft, missed all of training camp to complete...

According to his agent, Vince Young is among the players cut by the Roughriders on June 17, 2017.

Vince Young, Anthony Allen among those released by Riders

By 980 CJME June 17, 2017 - 5:23pm Updated: June 17, 2017 - 7:31pm

The Roughriders’ experiment with Vince Young seems to have come to an end.

The team signed the once retired NFL quarterback in March, but Young injured his hamstring in...

The Roughriders struggled in their second preseason game of the 2017 season.

Roughriders struggle in 42-10 loss to B.C.

By Arielle Zerr June 16, 2017 - 11:49pm Updated: June 17, 2017 - 12:57am

More than 70 players gave their final audition to the Chris Jones and Roughriders football operations staff and at times it was hard to watch.

The Roughriders were...

Wray Morrison: An A for DD

By Wray Morrison June 16, 2017 - 11:20am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 11:30am

Darian Durant made his CFL exhibition game debut with the Montreal Alouettes Thursday night.

The stats look impressive. Durant was seven of 12 for 113 yards and he threw...

Kevin Glenn gives the play call to his receivers at Roughriders training camp on June 13, 2017.

Roster cuts loom for Riders after Friday game against B.C.

By Arielle Zerr June 16, 2017 - 7:17am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:23am

He’s been doing it for years, but cutting players never gets any easier for Roughriders head coach and general manager Chris Jones.

To some, this may come as a surprise...

Legendary CFL coach Don Matthews dead at age 77

By Canadian Press June 14, 2017 - 12:52pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 12:54pm

TORONTO - One of the CFL's most prolific coaches has died.

Don Matthews was a larger-than-life character known for his abrasive style.

He died today in Oregon at...

Wray Morrison: One more time

By Wray Morrison June 14, 2017 - 10:02am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 10:15am

Twenty days and two exhibition games – that’s the length of CFL training camps.

Teams go from around 85 or 90 players down to a 46-player active roster in a very short...

Brandon Bridge, seen here at training camp, had a strong showing in the Riders first preseason game on June 10, 2017.

Bridge impresses in Riders 25-25 preseason tie

By Arielle Zerr June 10, 2017 - 10:45pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 7:18am

It just goes to show what you see in camp isn’t always what you see on the football field.

There was a lot of hype around Bryan Bennett going into Saturday night’s...

Anthony Allen celebrates a touchdown after his first tenure with the Riders. The tailback is back with the team in 2017, now wearing #35.

Blocking number 1 as Riders evaluate running backs

By Arielle Zerr June 10, 2017 - 10:09am Updated: June 10, 2017 - 10:09am

There has been a lot of talk about quarterbacks in Riderville this week, but for the first time, the running backs will be on full display.

After the shooting death of...