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Eskimos will hit the ground running in training camp, then sky's the limit

If it feels like deja vu when the Edmonton Eskimos take to the field Sunday to open training camp, it’s because they’ve seen this before. 785 more words

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Carteri should have been retained

Robservations …

• Carm Carteri deserved better. Carteri, a long-time colour analyst on CKRM’s broadcasts of Saskatchewan Roughriders games, will not be in the booth for the CFL team’s inaugural season at the new Mosaic Stadium. 673 more words

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Chicago Tribune A&E Critic Chris Jones on the Manchester terror attack: The demographic creates an outrageous disconnect for me

Chicago Tribune Arts and Entertainment Critic Chris Jones is from Manchester, the U.K. city in which a terror attack occurred Monday evening. Chris describes the value and history that Manchester holds, both to himself and to the world. 57 more words

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Roughriders' Jones feels the urgency to win

The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ second off-season of the Chris Jones regime is all but complete — unlike the task ahead of him.

Saskatchewan had a 5-13 record last season, during which the CFL team was in tear-down/rebuilding mode after a 3-15 bottoming-out in 2015. 750 more words

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Riders still searching for prospects ahead of main camp

The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ pursuit of prospects continues, even with training camp looming.

The CFL team has five tryout camps scheduled for the southern United States before opening its main training camp in Saskatoon on May 28. 294 more words

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The Location

The first full episode is out.  The audio recording was difficult to work with but if you’ll stick with the interview through about 5 minutes, the audio gets better.  181 more words

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Riders pondering options ahead of 2017 CFL draft

Chris Jones has fielded a number of calls regarding the availability of the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ second overall pick in Sunday’s CFL draft.

The Riders’ head coach and general manager said Friday that he would weigh the team’s options before pulling the trigger on any trades. 692 more words

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