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Riders needed more bang for big bucks

TORONTO — While loitering in the hockey-crazed burg of Toronto, one is reminded of a power play.

The football version.

Not quite two years ago, the Saskatchewan Roughriders wielded their monetary might to woo Chris Jones away from the Edmonton Eskimos. 854 more words

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Rough ride of past few years may be over for Roughriders

A year ago, Saskatchewan Roughriders football-operations supremo Chris Jones used the words “moderately successful” to describe star quarterback Darian Durant’s tenure in green and white. 2,088 more words

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Thigpen returned to the end zone in style

The latest Leader-Post-Mortem salutes the patience and perseverance of Marcus Thigpen.

Thigpen snapped a drought of nearly three years Saturday when he scored both of the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ touchdowns in a 28-13 CFL loss to the visiting Edmonton Eskimos. 1,191 more words

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Roughriders defence carries them to 37-12 win over Durant's Alouettes

The Saskatchewan Roughriders didn’t feel the need to roll out the welcome mat for a special guest.

With playoff implications at stake, the Riders avoided getting caught up in the emotional return of Darian Durant, who spent 11 seasons with Saskatchewan before he was traded to Montreal this past off-season. 578 more words

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Durant savours memorable night despite forgettable game

Darian Durant’s first appearance at new Mosaic Stadium may not be his last.

The Montreal Alouettes quarterback started but didn’t finish Friday CFL game against the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who won 37-12. 283 more words

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Durant savours memorable night despite forgettable game

Darian Durant’s first appearance at new Mosaic Stadium may not be his last.

The Montreal Alouettes quarterback started but didn’t finish Friday CFL game against the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who won 37-12. 283 more words

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Dierks Bentley heads into the Country Thunder Saskatchewan spotlight

The return of Darian Durant to Regina was the focal point of Friday’s CFL game at Mosaic Stadium but the sellout crowd got some additional entertainment value with the announcement of Dierks Bentley as the final headliner for Country Thunder Saskatchewan 2017. 271 more words

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