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Saskatchewan Roughriders mourn tragic loss of running back Joe McKnight

Even though Joe McKnight was only a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders since Sep. 20, he left a lasting impression.

“You go through every single emotion,” Riders President Craig Reynolds said Friday as he gathered to speak with local media. 451 more words


Durant tops Riders' list of pending free agents

There are few surprises when it comes to the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ pending free agents.

The CFL released its official list of potential free agents across the league on Thursday. 612 more words

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Roughriders should not allow history to repeat itself

This compulsive columnist is anxious to appease readers who have pleaded for a respite from a torrent of columns about Darian Durant.

As a welcome alternative, here is a James Franklin column. 584 more words

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Edmonton Eskimos fall short but leaders pull positives from 2016 season

Ed Hervey had just finished standing in front of the cameras and microphones for nearly 10 minutes during the Edmonton Eskimos year end media availability. 651 more words


Darian Durant and the Saskatchewan Roughriders should eventually reach a compromise

The gut feeling, emanating from a not-inconsiderable midsection, is that quarterback Darian Durant will eventually sign an extended contract with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Slightly less than three months remain until Durant can test the CFL’s free-agency market. 798 more words

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Chris Jones hopes for "storybook ending" with Darian Durant

The discussion has turned from an F to a double D.

Darian Durant, the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ starting quarterback, will become a CFL free agent if he does not re-sign with the Green and White by mid-February. 853 more words

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Chris Jones' accountability is impressive

Something was eating at Chris Jones while he devoured breakfast on Wednesday morning.

Barely a week into November, Jones was not immersed in preparation for a CFL playoff game — a novel experience for someone who began coaching three-down football in 2002. 1,151 more words

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