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Edmonton Eskimos send Saskatchewan Roughriders to fifth straight loss

EDMONTON — Greg Jones was at a loss to explain the losing.

“It would all make sense if we didn’t do what it takes to win off the field, in preparation or on the practice field,” the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ middle linebacker said Friday after his team fell 33-25 to the Edmonton Eskimos at Commonwealth Stadium. 610 more words

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Saskatchewan Roughriders show progress but lose yet again

It was a game that changed course faster than Donald Trump’s immigration policy.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders trailed the host Edmonton Eskimos 22-0 during Friday’s first half, when there was every indication that the Green and White would absorb another lopsided loss. 645 more words

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Saskatchewan Roughriders show signs of progress but lose yet again

It was a game that changed course faster than Donald Trump’s immigration policy.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders trailed the host Edmonton Eskimos 22-0 during Friday’s first half, when there was every indication that the Green and White would absorb another lopsided loss. 646 more words

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Shakir Bell paces Eskimos over Roughriders

There was a big cheer for Shakir.

And then another.

And then another.

The Edmonton Eskimos asked, and Shakir Bell answered. By the time it was over, they defeated the Saskatchewan Roughriders 33-25 at Commonwealth Stadium Friday, improving to 5-4 at the midway mark of the season, after stumbling out of the gates 2-4, only to climb back above .500 with what is now a three-game win streak. 995 more words

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Every opportunity to watch Darian Durant is something to savour

Darian Durant was repeatedly picked off. A few volcanic fans are ticked off.

Some of the discontent has been directed toward Durant and/or an antiquated scribe who has invariably defended the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ quarterback. 819 more words

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Saskatchewan Roughriders president-CEO Craig Reynolds still made the right call by hiring Chris Jones

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are pursuing an elusive second victory amid an atmosphere of second-guessing.

Should they have hired Chris Jones?

Should they have given him such a lengthy job description? 739 more words

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Saskatchewan Roughriders are looking to go on the offensive

As promised, Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach-GM Chris Jones has taken a long, hard look at the CFL team’s offence.

What he saw was pretty self-evident. 662 more words

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