Arielle Zerr

Roughriders receiver Chad Owens returned for his first full practice since training camp on Aug. 1, 2017
Roughriders receiver Chad Owens returned for his first full practice since training camp on Aug. 1, 2017 Arielle Zerr/980 CJME

Chad Owens practices for 1st time since Riders training camp

By Arielle Zerr
August 2, 2017 - 8:48am

The flying Hawaiian is flying down the football field once again.

Chad Owens participated in his first full practice since training camp in Saskatoon after complications related to a broken foot.

Defensive back Ed Gainey originally signed with the Roughriders in February 2016 after playing with the Hamilton Tigercats and the Montreal Alouettes.
Defensive back Ed Gainey originally signed with the Roughriders in February 2016 after playing with the Hamilton Tigercats and the Montreal Alouettes. SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS/TWITTER

Ed Gainey signs 3-year contract extension with the Roughriders

By Arielle Zerr
December 29, 2016 - 8:04am

Saskatchewan Roughrider fans can feel free to go out and buy an Ed Gainey jersey as he’ll be in green and white for the foreseeable future.

The fan favourite defensive back has signed a three-year contract extension with the Roughriders that will keep him with the team until 2019.

Rob Bagg stiff arms a Blue Bombers' defender.
Rob Bagg stiff arms a Blue Bombers' defender. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders lose a penalty-ridden Banjo Bowl 17-10

By Arielle Zerr
September 10, 2016 - 9:58pm

Another week, another game where the Riders came close but couldn't seal the deal.

Things looked promising for the Roughriders right off the top when they were able to force a two and out on the Blue Bombers offence and follow it up with an impressive offensive showing themselves.

B.J. Coleman threw three interceptions in the Riders 28-16 loss to the B.C. Lions on Saturday night.
B.J. Coleman threw three interceptions in the Riders 28-16 loss to the B.C. Lions on Saturday night. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Roughriders’ quarterbacks disappoint in 1st preseason game

By Arielle Zerr
June 12, 2016 - 2:20am

There were a lot of flags and not a lot of power at Mosaic Stadium on Saturday night.

In a game where Chris Jones hoped to get a good evaluation of the two players vying to back up Darian Durant at quarterback, neither rookie B.J. Coleman or Brett Smith earned the job.

Darian Durant throwing a ball during Roughriders training camp 2016.
Darian Durant throwing a ball during Roughriders training camp 2016. Arielle Zerr/CKOM News Staff

Darian Durant to sit for Roughriders first pre-season game

By Arielle Zerr
June 8, 2016 - 2:45pm

Fans may be eager to get their first look at Darian Durant in almost a year, but it’s not coming Saturday.

Durant will dress for the game, but will not see any field time, according to head coach Chris Jones, who instead is opting to test out his backup quarterbacks.

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