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Kevin Glenn, 37, was last with the Roughriders in 2015, playing behind Darian Durant.
Kevin Glenn, 37, was last with the Roughriders in 2015, playing behind Darian Durant. file photo/CJME News Staff

Roughriders bring in quarterback Kevin Glenn for the 3rd time

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
January 23, 2017 - 5:30pm

Third time’s a charm?

The Saskatchewan Roughriders must be hoping so, as they have officially signed CFL veteran Kevin Glenn to a contract.

Details on the length of the contract were not released and clubs do not disclose to the financial details of deals.

Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders.
Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders. Twitter/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Roughriders re-sign defensive end Willie Jefferson

By CJME News Staff
January 20, 2017 - 4:11pm

While Darian Durant was holding court in Montreal over his new contract, the Saskatchewan Roughriders made an announcement of their own.

Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders.

Former Roughrider Darian Durant will call Montreal home as he signed a three year deal on Thursday.
Former Roughrider Darian Durant will call Montreal home as he signed a three year deal on Thursday. file photo/CJME News Staff

Montreal Alouettes lock up Darian Durant for 3 years

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
January 19, 2017 - 5:36pm

After a trade that shook Rider Nation to its core, Darian Durant is officially an Alouette.

The Grey Cup winning former Roughrider quarterback was sent to Montreal just weeks before official free agency for two draft picks.

The Roughriders traded veteran quarterback Darian Durant to Montreal on Friday.
The Roughriders traded veteran quarterback Darian Durant to Montreal on Friday. Canadian Press

Rider Nation, former players react to Darian Durant trade

By Sarah Mills/CJME News Staff
January 13, 2017 - 4:25pm

Former Saskatchewan Roughrider players and fans are reacting to the news that Darian Durant has been traded to Montreal.

Durant was a fan favourite who seemed to bleed green just as much as the 13th man.

Much like Rider Nation, TSN's Chris Schultz was shocked by the trade.

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.

The Sask. Roughriders held a private memorial service for Joe McKnight on Dec. 12, 2016.
The Sask. Roughriders held a private memorial service for Joe McKnight on Dec. 12, 2016. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Roughriders hold private memorial for Joe McKnight

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
December 12, 2016 - 5:51pm

While Joe McKnight’s funeral was being held in Louisiana, a small private ceremony was also happening in Regina.

Roughrider players, coaches and staff gathered in the Green and White Lounge Monday morning to remember McKnight.

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