When Gene Makowsky graduated from high school, the recruiting hordes at his front door numbered exactly two: the University of Saskatchewan katchewan Huskies and the Saskatoon Hilltops. 1,086 more words
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REGINA — Once again, the Saskatchewan Roughriders failed to finish — and now they are finished.
Eleven regular-season games remain in the Roughriders’ 2015 schedule, but they are strictly for show after only the third 0-7 start in franchise history. 942 more words
As they have since the start of the beginning of the Bill Polian days, the Colts have raided the CFL for prospects once again. This most recent crop includes a star receiver with a Hall of Fame dad, and a beefy country-strong guard who can bench press a tractor and jump over a cow. 687 more words
For Brendan Taman, it was a best-case scenario. The Saskatchewan Roughriders GM wasn’t surprised to lose starting right tackle Ben Heenan to the NFL.
Heenan was scheduled to become a CFL free agent Feb. 784 more words
The Colts and Ryan Grigson have done it again. They are poaching the CFL for talented guys and they seemed to have found another one. Just a day after signing CFL standout Duron Carter to a three year deal, the Colts have signed former number one pick Ben Heenan from the CFL Saskatchewan Roughriders. 187 more words
REGINA – The Saskatchewan Roughriders have released offensive lineman Ben Heenan to allow him to pursue NFL opportunities.
Heenan was the Riders first overall selection in the 2012 Canadian draft after playing college football for the University of Saskatchewan. 18 more words
SASKATOON – Here is Monday’s report from the morning session of the Riders’ training camp in Saskatoon:
– Patrick Neufeld arrived late for the morning session at the SaskTel Sports Centre on crutches and with a cast on his lower right leg. 373 more words