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Chris Jones (left) welcomes Vince and Candice Young (centre) to Saskatchewan.
Chris Jones (left) welcomes Vince and Candice Young (centre) to Saskatchewan. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Quarterback Vince Young signs with Roughriders

By CJME News Staff
March 9, 2017 - 12:38pm

A day after arriving in Regina, Vince Young signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

It was rumoured Wednesday he and his agent were on their way to the Queen City to finalize a deal with the green and white. He was not named as starter. 

TSN is reporting that the agent of former Tennessee Titans quarterback Vince Young is on his way to Regina to finalize a deal.
TSN is reporting that the agent of former Tennessee Titans quarterback Vince Young is on his way to Regina to finalize a deal. The University of Texas

Vince Young's agent en route to Regina to finalize deal with Riders: TSN

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
March 8, 2017 - 2:10pm

It appears the Saskatchewan Roughriders will be adding another quarterback to the mix.

TSN is reporting that the agent of former Tennessee Titans quarterback Vince Young is on his way to Regina to finalize a deal.

Chris Best, who was named the team’s top offensive lineman in 2011, is announcing his retirment on Feb. 23, 2017.
Chris Best, who was named the team’s top offensive lineman in 2011, is announcing his retirment on Feb. 23, 2017. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Roughrider Chris Best announces retirement

By CJME News Staff
February 23, 2017 - 2:50pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 5:49pm

Chris Best’s heart is still in football, but his hips couldn’t keep up anymore.

After ten years with the Saskatchewan Roughriders – his entire career – Best announced he was hanging up his cleats Thursday.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have reached a deal with international receiver Chad Owens, who spent six seasons in Toronto before playing last year with Hamilton.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have reached a deal with international receiver Chad Owens, who spent six seasons in Toronto before playing last year with Hamilton. submitted photo/CFL

Chad Owens among Riders free agent signings

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
February 15, 2017 - 2:42pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have reached a deal with international receiver Chad Owens.

Owens spent six seasons in Toronto before playing last year with Hamilton.

He was the CFL's most outstanding player in 2012.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders may look to boost their offensive line in CFL free agency.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders may look to boost their offensive line in CFL free agency. file photo/CJME News Staff

Riders sign star OL Derek Dennis, Canadian RB Kienan LaFrance

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
February 15, 2017 - 7:29am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have beefed up their offensive line in a big way, signing the 2016 CFL Offensive Lineman of the Year.

Derek Dennis spent the last two years with the Calgary Stampeders and was seen as one of the greatest gets in the 2017 free agency class.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders may look to boost their offensive line in CFL free agency.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders may look to boost their offensive line in CFL free agency. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

10 Saskatchewan Roughriders hit free agency today

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
February 14, 2017 - 11:47am

At 11 a.m., the Saskatchewan Roughriders and other teams in the CFL will have a plethora of players to negotiate with.

It is CFL free agency Tuesday, and the green and white have 10 players expected to hit the open market when it opens.

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers will help the Saskatchewan Roughriders open the new Mosaic Stadium at a pre-season game on June 10, 2017.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers will help the Saskatchewan Roughriders open the new Mosaic Stadium at a pre-season game on June 10, 2017. file photo/CJME News Staff

Roughriders release 2017 schedule, open season against Durant

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
February 7, 2017 - 12:53pm

It’ll be the Riders versus the Blue Bombers to open the new Mosaic Stadium in Regina.

The CFL unveiled the 2017 schedule on its website Tuesday morning and it has Winnipeg travelling to Regina for the first pre-season game on June 10.

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