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Calgary Sun
Ups and downs? Yeah, Matthew Norzil's had a few, and all of them happened in one yearArgonauts. Again, it was back down when the Argos cut Norzil just prior to the
Ups and downs? Yeah, Matthew Norzil's had a few, and all of them happened in one year
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Argonauts. Again, it was back down when the Argos cut Norzil just prior to the season opener. It was then off to the Saskatchewan Roughriders for a two-month summer stint, before he was once again released, eventually landing on the Calgary... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Grondin grinds out CFL contractof a late bloomer,” he acknowledged. Better late than never. Now 24 years old
Grondin grinds out CFL contract
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
of a late bloomer,” he acknowledged. Better late than never. Now 24 years old, Grondin has signed a contract with the Saskatchewan Roughriders and is attending the CFL team's training camp, which starts Sunday in Saskatoon. “Can't wait to be... Read more
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Calgary Sun
CFL’s Top10 highlight-reel playersnotched nine sacks. Everyone loves a game-changing turnover, and Lawrence is a
CFL’s Top10 highlight-reel players
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
notched nine sacks. Everyone loves a game-changing turnover, and Lawrence is a good bet to provide one. 9. DE Shawn Lemon, Saskatchewan Roughriders Similar to Lawrence, Lemon is all about slapping footballs to the turf and making quarterbacks run... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Monarchs tackle homeopenerand the Monarchs may themselves look like a patchwork team just based what they
Monarchs tackle homeopener
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 2 days ago
and the Monarchs may themselves look like a patchwork team just based what they’re wearing: helmets from the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Calgary Stampeders and jerseys from the CJFL’s Edmonton Huskies. But even on a rainy Wednesday... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bears counting on Jerrell Freeman's smarts, instincts in defensive overhaulas an undrafted free agent in 2008 but was cut twice during the preseason. He g
Bears counting on Jerrell Freeman's smarts, instincts in defensive overhaul
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
as an undrafted free agent in 2008 but was cut twice during the preseason. He gained a foothold in pro football with the Saskatchewan Roughriders before signing with the Colts the same year they drafted quarterback Andrew Luck first... Read more
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TSN
Roughriders re-sign LT Fulton, ink four draft picksThe Saskatchewan Roughriders re-signed international offensive lineman Xavier F
Roughriders re-sign LT Fulton, ink four draft picks
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders re-signed international offensive lineman Xavier Fulton and inked four draft picks – K Quinn Van Gylswyk, LB Alex Ogbongbemiga, OL Alex McKay, and receiver Joshua Stanford – Thursday. Fulton rejoins the Roughriders after... Read more
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ArenaFan
Steel still looking for a winof 10,208 at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Austin, in his second game
Steel still looking for a win
ArenaFan / Posted 2 days ago
of 10,208 at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Austin, in his second game and start for Portland since returning from Saskatchewan Roughriders tryout camps, was 23 of 43 for 233 yards, with four interceptions. Grady hit 22 of 27 passes for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Stampeders rookie camp could provide “impactful” players: Here are five names to watchto take part. Offensive lineman Randy Richards, who suited up in three games a
Calgary Stampeders rookie camp could provide “impactful” players: Here are five names to watch
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
to take part. Offensive lineman Randy Richards, who suited up in three games and was acquired by the Stamps from the Saskatchewan Roughriders in exchange for the rights to offensive lineman Aaron Picton late last year, is one of them. Same... Read more
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Calgary Sun
10 (actually, 11) CFL players working on Hall of Fame-worthy resumeshave a great case, as he’s already on the verge of cracking the top 40 in all-t
10 (actually, 11) CFL players working on Hall of Fame-worthy resumes
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
have a great case, as he’s already on the verge of cracking the top 40 in all-time receiving yards. 7. QB Darian Durant, Saskatchewan Roughriders Suiting up in just 11 of 36 possible games the past two seasons has hit Durant’s counting stats... Read more
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TSN
Roughriders select receiver Francis in Supplemental DraftThe Saskatchewan Roughriders added national receiver Kevin Francis via the CFL’
Roughriders select receiver Francis in Supplemental Draft
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders added national receiver Kevin Francis via the CFL’s Supplemental Draft, the team announced Wednesday. The Roughriders surrendered their third round pick in next year’s CFL Draft to pick up Francis. Francis played four... Read more
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Calgary Sun
CFL’s top 10 underappreciated players in the trenchesreason, being benched for two games. He then signed a one-year deal to return t
CFL’s top 10 underappreciated players in the trenches
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
reason, being benched for two games. He then signed a one-year deal to return to Montreal for 2016. 4. OL Brendon LaBatte, Saskatchewan Roughriders A first-round pick of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 2008, LaBatte has been worth every penny of the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Top 10 CFL players who switched teams for 2016if the price is right. When free agency opened back in February, a few teams —
Top 10 CFL players who switched teams for 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
if the price is right. When free agency opened back in February, a few teams — notably the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and the Saskatchewan Roughriders — found a whole lot of price tags to their liking, and the rebuilding franchises were willing to... Read more
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ArenaFan
Steel QB Shane Austin: Close 'not good enough'past two months, criss-crossing the country to attend Canadian Football League
Steel QB Shane Austin: Close 'not good enough'
ArenaFan / Posted 7 days ago
past two months, criss-crossing the country to attend Canadian Football League camps in pursuit of a roster spot with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. That didn’t quite work out, and so Austin, who had a little preseason time with the Steel, rejoined... Read more
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ArenaFan
Steel QB status stabilizes going into Sharks gameUniversity of Hawaii run-and-shoot QB who was in Portland’s training camp for a
Steel QB status stabilizes going into Sharks game
ArenaFan / Posted 7 days ago
University of Hawaii run-and-shoot QB who was in Portland’s training camp for a while before going to try out for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, made enough plays to help the Steel come within two points of its single-game high this... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Top-10 CFL Canadians looking for big things in 2016after scooping up the 26-year-old in free agency. He’ll be a versatile chess pi
Top-10 CFL Canadians looking for big things in 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
after scooping up the 26-year-old in free agency. He’ll be a versatile chess piece in Black & Orange. 9. K Tyler Crapigna, Saskatchewan Roughriders After languishing on the Calgary Stampeders practice squad behind stalwart Rene Paredes for much of... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Fort Mac players welcomedThe Edmonton Eskimos followed suit with jerseys, game pants and gloves, while t
Fort Mac players welcomed
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
The Edmonton Eskimos followed suit with jerseys, game pants and gloves, while the team is currently in talks with the Saskatchewan Roughriders to get even more equipment. “We’re going to look like Mickey Mouse, but it will be be in a good... Read more
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Calgary Sun
10 CFL veterans looking for a bounce back season in 2016years old, it’s fair to wonder if Getzlaf has anything left in the tank. Foot i
10 CFL veterans looking for a bounce back season in 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
years old, it’s fair to wonder if Getzlaf has anything left in the tank. Foot injuries have hampered him and led to the new Saskatchewan Roughriders regime releasing the fan favourite after 33 receptions and four touchdowns in 10 games last season.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
CFL top 10: Interesting names with NFL experiencethe first time. Experience means games played, so you won’t find names like Mo
CFL top 10: Interesting names with NFL experience
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the first time. Experience means games played, so you won’t find names like Montreal Alouettes receiver Duron Carter or Saskatchewan Roughriders’ John Chiles — Spoiler: You’ll find them on a different top 10 in the series — who both spent time... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
CFL players visit Pincher Creek for youth campplayers. The three Canadian players — Calgary Stampeders’ lineman Quinn Smith,
CFL players visit Pincher Creek for youth camp
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 10 days ago
players. The three Canadian players — Calgary Stampeders’ lineman Quinn Smith, Stampeders’ wideout Anthony Parker, and Saskatchewan Roughriders’ running back Matt Walter — ran the local players through their paces under the blistering-hot... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Reading brings a Roughrider to BrunswickGrade 2 class at Brunswick School love to read, as a benefit for this they rece
Reading brings a Roughrider to Brunswick
Melfort Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Grade 2 class at Brunswick School love to read, as a benefit for this they received a special visitor on Tuesday, May 10 as Saskatchewan Roughriders’ long snapper Jorgen Hus spent the afternoon with her class. “We entered the Rider Reading Month... Read more
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ArenaFan
Shane Austin excited to be back at QB for AFL Portland Steelcoordinator in Cleveland. But shortly after Austin arrived in Portland for Ste
Shane Austin excited to be back at QB for AFL Portland Steel
ArenaFan / Posted 12 days ago
coordinator in Cleveland. But shortly after Austin arrived in Portland for Steel training camp, he got an offer from the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He signed with Saskatchewan and went to camps with them in Orlando... Read more
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TSN
Veterans Norwood, Denmark join RoughridersREGINA — CFL veterans Eric Norwood and Clarence Denmark have both landed with t
Veterans Norwood, Denmark join Roughriders
TSN / Posted 15 days ago
REGINA — CFL veterans Eric Norwood and Clarence Denmark have both landed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Norwood, a former Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive lineman, and Denmark, who spent five seasons catches passes for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers,... Read more
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ArenaFan
Steel bring back QB Austinoriginally was their No. 1 quarterback. Austin had left Portland’s Arena Footb
Steel bring back QB Austin
ArenaFan / Posted 15 days ago
originally was their No. 1 quarterback. Austin had left Portland’s Arena Football League camp early to work out with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He rejoined the Steel in time for a Friday practice in Cleveland,... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
hockey, baseball, footballis the first Chatham-Kent player drafted since 2006 when slotback Andy Fantuz o
hockey, baseball, football
Chatham Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
is the first Chatham-Kent player drafted since 2006 when slotback Andy Fantuz of Chatham was chosen third overall by the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Chatham-Kent players were drafted in three straight years from 2004-06. Offensive lineman John... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Well … draft grabs take a while to sort out, but here’s Calgary Sun's Scott Mitchell’s lowdownwill also end up being a great call down the line, as he could have been a top-
Well … draft grabs take a while to sort out, but here’s Calgary Sun's Scott Mitchell’s lowdown
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
will also end up being a great call down the line, as he could have been a top-15 pick without the NFL interest. SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS The best-player-available, long-term philosophy has arrived in Regina. The new Chris Jones/John... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Six promising CFL draft picks worth watching in the 2016 seasonThe towering Oklahoma Sooners tackle was the first player selected, going to th
Six promising CFL draft picks worth watching in the 2016 season
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
The towering Oklahoma Sooners tackle was the first player selected, going to the Saskatchewan Roughriders. St. John was the top-ranked offensive lineman in what was regarded a very deep pool. The Riders, coming off a dismal 3-15 season in 2015,... Read more
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examiner.com
Gerry Jamesthe Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1950s. A versatile athlete who also played footb
Gerry James
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1950s. A versatile athlete who also played football with the CFL's Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Saskatchewan Roughriders. James was chiefly a role player for the Leafs who could check and kill penalties. His exploits on... Read more
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examiner.com
Alouettes select Calgary native in CFL DraftDinos, finished the season in Hamilton before signing with the British Columbia
Alouettes select Calgary native in CFL Draft
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
Dinos, finished the season in Hamilton before signing with the British Columbia Lions on February 9, 2016. Meanwhile, the Saskatchewan Roughriders selected Calgary-raised linebacker Alex Ogbongbemiga in the fifth round, 36th overall from the... Read more
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examiner.com
Four Dinos drafted in 2016 Canadian Football League draftOntario in the third round, 23rd overall. In eight games, Blaszko caught 35 pas
Four Dinos drafted in 2016 Canadian Football League draft
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
Ontario in the third round, 23rd overall. In eight games, Blaszko caught 35 passes for 527 yards and three touchdowns. The Saskatchewan Roughriders selected defensive back Elie Bouka of Laval, Quebec in the third round, 24th overall, and then... Read more
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Brandon Sun
'National anthem is not broken': MaguireFans hold up a large Canadian flag during the singing of the national anthem be
'National anthem is not broken': Maguire
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Fans hold up a large Canadian flag during the singing of the national anthem before the B.C. Lions and Saskatchewan Roughriders play a CFL football game in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday July 10, 2015. Brandon-Souris Conservative MP Larry Maguire... Read more
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TSN
Argonauts get their men on draft daycall. The pick would then be handed to league commissioner Jeffrey Orridge, who
Argonauts get their men on draft day
TSN / Posted 17 days ago
call. The pick would then be handed to league commissioner Jeffrey Orridge, who would announce it on TSN. At 7:06 the Saskatchewan Roughriders would make Josiah St. John, the massive offensive lineman from the University of Oklahoma, the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Former Oklahoma lineman Josiah St. John picked first in CFL draftOklahoma offensive tackle Josiah St. John was the first overall pick in Tuesday
Former Oklahoma lineman Josiah St. John picked first in CFL draft
The Oklahoman / Posted 18 days ago
Oklahoma offensive tackle Josiah St. John was the first overall pick in Tuesday's Canadian Football League Draft by the Saskatchewan Roughriders. St. John was ranked fifth among eligible picks but the four players ranked ahead of him—three... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mercer Timmis leads Calgary Dinos’ CFL Draft contingenta great organization and I’m just so happy to be there and honoured to be there
Mercer Timmis leads Calgary Dinos’ CFL Draft contingent
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 days ago
a great organization and I’m just so happy to be there and honoured to be there.” One pick after Blaszko was selected, the Saskatchewan Roughriders took another Dino off the board when they chose Elie Bouka at No. 24. The Laval, Que., native surely... Read more
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TSN
Roughriders select offensive lineman St. John first overallTORONTO — Chris Jones picked up a huge insurance policy for quarterback Darian
Roughriders select offensive lineman St. John first overall
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
TORONTO — Chris Jones picked up a huge insurance policy for quarterback Darian Durant on Tuesday night. The Saskatchewan Roughriders new head coach/GM opened the CFL draft selecting Oklahoma offensive tackle Josiah St. John first overall. Landing... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Former Montana Stat LB Alex Singleton taken by Calgary Stampeders in first round of CFL Draftand the Minnesota Vikings, but was released last month, which, in turn, boosted
Former Montana Stat LB Alex Singleton taken by Calgary Stampeders in first round of CFL Draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 days ago
and the Minnesota Vikings, but was released last month, which, in turn, boosted his CFL Draft stock significantly. The Saskatchewan Roughriders were even considering the Montana State University product with the top pick in the draft. Some... Read more
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CBC.ca
With the 1st pick in the CFL draft, Saskatchewan selects...The Saskatchewan Roughriders selected offensive lineman Josiah St. John first o
With the 1st pick in the CFL draft, Saskatchewan selects...
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders selected offensive lineman Josiah St. John first overall in the CFL draft Tuesday night. The six-foot-six, 300-pound St. John spent the last two seasons with the Oklahoma Sooners, starting four of the 15 games he suited... Read more
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CBC.ca
Roughriders select offensive lineman Josiah St. John No. 1 in CFL draftThe Saskatchewan Roughriders used the first overall selection in the CFL draft
Roughriders select offensive lineman Josiah St. John No. 1 in CFL draft
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders used the first overall selection in the CFL draft to pick offensive lineman Josiah St. John. The Toronto, Ont., native spent the past three seasons at the University of Oklahoma. He started four games last season at... Read more
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TSN
St. John goes first overall to RoughridersTORONTO — The Saskatchewan Roughriders selected offensive lineman Josiah St. Jo
St. John goes first overall to Roughriders
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
TORONTO — The Saskatchewan Roughriders selected offensive lineman Josiah St. John first overall in the CFL draft Tuesday night. The six-foot-six, 300-pound St. John spent the last two seasons with the Oklahoma Sooners, starting four of the 15 games... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Saskatchewan Roughriders take tackle Josiah St. John first overall in CFL draftbefore an NCAA college football game between Louisiana Tech and Oklahoma in Nor
Saskatchewan Roughriders take tackle Josiah St. John first overall in CFL draft
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 days ago
before an NCAA college football game between Louisiana Tech and Oklahoma in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. The Saskatchewan Roughriders selected offensive lineman St. John first overall in the CFL draft Tuesday night. THE CANADIAN... Read more
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TSN
Storylines aplenty ahead of CFL DraftCorrespondent And now the texting, emailing and phoning gets serious. With th
Storylines aplenty ahead of CFL Draft
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
Correspondent And now the texting, emailing and phoning gets serious. With the CFL Draft looming on Tuesday night, the Saskatchewan Roughriders are trying to arrange an auction for the first overall pick. Are there bidders? What’s the lowest... Read more
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TSN
The Roughriders are on the clockCorrespondent And now the texting, emailing and phoning gets serious. With th
The Roughriders are on the clock
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
Correspondent And now the texting, emailing and phoning gets serious. With the CFL Draft looming on Tuesday night, the Saskatchewan Roughriders are trying to arrange an auction for the first overall pick. Are there bidders? What’s the lowest... Read more
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TSN
CFL Draft Primer: Team needs and strategiescontent on their defensive line, after Justin Capicciotti and Keith Shologan le
CFL Draft Primer: Team needs and strategies
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
content on their defensive line, after Justin Capicciotti and Keith Shologan left the nation's capital during free agency. Saskatchewan Roughriders 2015 Record: 3-15 (Did not make playoffs) Draft Position: Round 1, 1st overall; Round 3, 24th,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canadian offensive linemen to dominate CFL draftseven of the eight first-round picks could be offensive linemen,” Argonauts gen
Canadian offensive linemen to dominate CFL draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
seven of the eight first-round picks could be offensive linemen,” Argonauts general manager Jim Barker said Monday. The Saskatchewan Roughriders, coming off a 3-15 season, have the first-overall pick but are looking to trade it because their... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stampeders GM John Hufnagel playing waiting game ahead of Tuesday’s CFL Drafthasn’t changed one bit with the new season approaching. Heading into Tuesday’s
Stampeders GM John Hufnagel playing waiting game ahead of Tuesday’s CFL Draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
hasn’t changed one bit with the new season approaching. Heading into Tuesday’s 2016 CFL Draft (5 p.m., TSN), the Saskatchewan Roughriders are once again the talk of the league, as they dangle the No. 1 overall pick in hopes of finding a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Pressure comes with the territory for Calgary Stampeders scoutsWith former assistant GM John Murphy now trying to help rebuild the rival Saska
Pressure comes with the territory for Calgary Stampeders scouts
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
With former assistant GM John Murphy now trying to help rebuild the rival Saskatchewan Roughriders, the Calgary Stampeders will head into Tuesday’s 2016 CFL Draft with a couple of different voices having a whole lot of war room influence. Of course,... Read more
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News 8000
Vikings add former Gophers KR Troy Stoudermire31: Troy Stoudermire #15 of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers runs with the ball in a g
Vikings add former Gophers KR Troy Stoudermire
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
31: Troy Stoudermire #15 of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers runs with the ball in a game between the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Saskatchewan Roughriders in week 10 of the 2014 CFL season at Mosaic Stadium on August 31, 2014 in Regina, Saskatchewan,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Saskatchewan Roughriders listening to offers for first overall pick in CFL draftChris Jones has a decision to make. The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ head coach/g
Saskatchewan Roughriders listening to offers for first overall pick in CFL draft
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Chris Jones has a decision to make. The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ head coach/general manager said Monday he’s fielded numerous offers for the top pick in Tuesday night’s CFL draft. The Riders have the first selection after last season’s league-worst... Read more
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TSN
Roughriders listening to offers for top pickTORONTO — Chris Jones has a decision to make. The Saskatchewan Roughriders' he
Roughriders listening to offers for top pick
TSN / Posted 19 days ago
TORONTO — Chris Jones has a decision to make. The Saskatchewan Roughriders' head coach/GM said Monday he's fielded numerous offers for the top pick in Tuesday night's CFL draft. The Riders' have the first selection after last season's league-worst... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Roughriders listening to offers for first pick in CFL draftTORONTO — Chris Jones has a decision to make. The Saskatchewan Roughriders‘ he
Roughriders listening to offers for first pick in CFL draft
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 19 days ago
TORONTO — Chris Jones has a decision to make. The Saskatchewan Roughriders‘ head coach/GM said Monday he’s fielded numerous offers for the top pick in Tuesday night’s CFL draft. The Riders’ have the first selection after last season’s league-worst... Read more
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TSN
CFL Draft Primer: Team needs and strategies ahead of the draftcontent on their defensive line, after Justin Capicciotti and Keith Shologan le
CFL Draft Primer: Team needs and strategies ahead of the draft
TSN / Posted 19 days ago
content on their defensive line, after Justin Capicciotti and Keith Shologan left the nation's capital during free agency. Saskatchewan Roughriders 2015 Record: 3-15 (Did not make playoffs) Draft Position: Round 1, 1st overall; Round 3, 24th,... Read more
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