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Roughriders quarterback Darian Durant embracing challenge of another comeback

SASKATOON — Darian Durant’s T-shirt may set the tone for his 2016 CFL season.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ franchise quarterback wore a T-shirt featuring the phrase “Don’t call it a COMEBACK” during a recent video that was posted on his website. 484 more words

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Saskatchewan Roughriders adjusting to a new training camp under Chris Jones

SASKATOON — It’s already a completely different training camp for the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

The Riders are adjusting to new coaching staff that has installed numerous changes to the CFL team’s training camp format. 429 more words

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Darian Durant is again front and centre at the Saskatchewan Roughriders' training camp

Chris Jones has devoted countless hours and scouted hundreds of players in preparation for the opening of the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ training camp.

The Riders’ general manager, head coach and vice-president of football operations will take another step toward rebuilding the CFL team when training camp begins Sunday, 9 a.m., at the University of Saskatchewan’s Griffiths Stadium. 612 more words

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Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach Chris Jones understands the recipe for success

With the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ training camp looming, a potential loss has already been averted.

Weyburn’s KFC buffet, which was rumoured on Tuesday to be in jeopardy of closing, will continue to operate — at least for the time being. 808 more words

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Chris Jones is ready for his next step with the Saskatchewan Roughriders

Chris Jones’ whirlwind off-season is about to come to an end.

Jones was named the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ head coach, general manager and vice-president of football operations on Dec. 667 more words

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Contract talks have stalled between the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Josiah St. John

Chris Jones announced some transactions Tuesday, but none of them involved the No. 1 pick in the 2016 CFL draft.

Jones — the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ head coach, general manager and vice-president of football operations — told reporters that offensive lineman Josiah St. 501 more words

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Is Barack Obama the funniest U.S. President of all-time?

Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune theater critic and Sunday culture columnist, joins Justin to talk about a variety of topics including Steppenwolf Theatre’s 40th anniversary, an update on Martha Lavey’s health, the life and legacy of Lorraine Hansberry, the importance of creating a theater archive so plays can live on, the… 41 more words

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