Riders News

Brendon LaBatte is attending his 10th CFL training camp after recovering from a bruised nerve in his neck.

LaBatte recovers from ‘weird’ injury in time for Rider camp

By Arielle Zerr May 29, 2017 - 6:55pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 6:55pm

For a long time, no one really knew what was wrong with Weyburn's Brendon LaBatte.

The veteran Roughrider offensive lineman was injured when he ended up at the bottom of...

Vince Young works on quarterback drills on day one of training camp in Saskatoon.

All eyes on Vince Young as Rider Training Camp begins

By Arielle Zerr May 28, 2017 - 5:48pm Updated: May 28, 2017 - 10:30pm

He just wants to make the football team.

But Vince Young won’t be able to do much of anything these next few weeks without everyone watching.

The former NFL...

 Riders staff were on hand Friday to get Griffiths Stadium ready for players ahead of training camp on May. 28, 2017.

Roughriders settling in ahead of Saskatoon training camp

By JT Marshall May 27, 2017 - 11:58am Updated: May 27, 2017 - 12:00pm

Saskatoon is front and centre for the fifth year in a row as Saskatchewan Roughriders training camp gets underway Sunday at Griffiths Stadium.

The University of...

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,...

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...

The Saskatchewan Roughriders released defensive back Justin Cox on Wednesday after he was charged with assault causing bodily harm.

Players, fans react to Riders releasing Justin Cox

By 980 CJME April 20, 2017 - 12:37pm Updated: April 20, 2017 - 12:37pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders cut defensive back Justin Cox yesterday after allegations of domestic violence.

Regina police charged Cox, the Riders’ outstanding rookie of...

The Saskatchewan Roughriders released defensive back Justin Cox on Wednesday after he was charged with assault causing bodily harm.

Riders' rookie of the year dropped over domestic assault charge

By 650 CKOM April 19, 2017 - 11:16am Updated: April 19, 2017 - 3:19pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have released defensive back Justin Cox over allegations of domestic violence.   Regina police arrested Cox Tuesday on a charge of assault causing...

Wray Morrison: We've seen this before

By Wray Morrison February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

As soon as word broke that Vince Young's representatives were talking with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, the province got very excited.   Can you imagine a third-overall NFL...

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

'We expect Darian to be our starter:' Alouettes GM optimistic he’ll sign Durant

By Arielle Zerr January 13, 2017 - 7:32pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 7:32pm

An unlucky day for those in the Rider Nation is the complete opposite the front office and fans of the Montreal Alouettes.

News broke this morning that the Saskatchewan...

Darrell Davis: The CFL's 2-quarterback system

By Darrell Davis November 15, 2016 - 7:22am Updated: November 15, 2016 - 7:23am

It's no coincidence that the four teams remaining in the CFL playoffs are the teams with the best quarterback tandems. The Saskatchewan Roughriders should take note.


Tyler Crapigna kicks the Roughriders to victory once more.

Roughriders head coach ‘proud’ after notching 3rd straight win in Ottawa

By Arielle Zerr October 8, 2016 - 6:14am Updated: October 8, 2016 - 6:15am

Both the Roughriders and the Redblacks put their fate in the hands of their kickers – but it was the Riders and Tyler Crapigna that came out on top.

The back and forth...