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Recently released Regina-raised receiver relishes return to Roughriders

Chris Getzlaf is enjoying a new kind of comeback route.

On Monday, the Regina-born receiver rejoined the Saskatchewan Roughriders — the team with which he has spent most of his CFL career — after last playing for the Green and White in 2015. 671 more words

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Edmonton Eskimos release veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf

The Edmonton Eskimos made a roster move Tuesday releasing veteran receiver Chris Getzlaf.

The 34-year-old played the better part of the last two seasons with the green and gold, he hasn’t played the last four games spending time on the team’s practice roster. 557 more words

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Roughriders' Bagg treats young fan with kid gloves

Robservations …

• We begin with a ramped-up Robservation — a shout-out to Rob Bagg. After a recent Saskatchewan Roughriders game, the 10th-year CFLer was approached by a young fan, who emerged from the meeting with a pair of the receiver’s gloves. 694 more words

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Classy Saskatchewan Roughriders playmakers together again

In a classically gormless Vanstonian moment, I began to introduce Regina Leader-Post photographer Troy Fleece to the four interviewees standing before me.

“Troy,” I began, going from left to right, “this is Wes and … uh … (clears throat) … why am I doing this?” 922 more words

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Thirty-four years the expiration date for trio of ex-Eskimos starters

Lift the lid on a trio of veterans who started for the Edmonton Eskimos last season, and you’ll see their best-before date came due Tuesday. 636 more words

Football

Top 10 games at Mosaic Stadium: 2013 Grey Cup game tops them all

#1 — 2013 GREY CUP

Date: Nov. 24, 2013.

Score: Saskatchewan Roughriders 45, Hamilton Tiger-Cats 23.

Attendance: 44,710.

WHY WAS IT SPECIAL?

The Roughriders seized their final opportunity to win a home-field Grey Cup game, assuming a 31-6 halftime lead over Hamilton and inciting a party that endured long after the final gun as fans celebrated on Albert Street along the Green Mile. 359 more words

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