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Chris Jones coached the Roughriders to a 5-13 season.
Chris Jones coached the Roughriders to a 5-13 season. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders finish 2016 season with 41-18 loss to B.C.

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
November 6, 2016 - 9:25am

The final game of the 2016 Roughriders season was a tough sell from the beginning.

The Riders had no meaningful football left to play, having been eliminated from the playoff hunt weeks earlier and the team’s star quarterback Darian Durant didn’t even make the trip.

The Roughriders' win streak ended at four games after a rainy loss at Mosaic Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 22.
The Roughriders' win streak ended at four games after a rainy loss at Mosaic Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 22. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Elusive Alouttes quarterback ends Roughriders winning streak

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
October 23, 2016 - 11:04am Updated: October 24, 2016 - 7:45am

An anemic Roughriders offence and an elusive rookie quarterback ended the Roughriders' four game winning streak with a 19-14 loss to Montreal.

Darian Durant and the Saskatchewan Roughriders seem to be moving closer to reaching a deal for a new contract.
Darian Durant and the Saskatchewan Roughriders seem to be moving closer to reaching a deal for a new contract. Canadian Press

Durant contract talks going in a ‘positive direction’

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
October 19, 2016 - 12:52pm

Darian Durant prefers not to think too much about the new stadium across the way from the old Mosaic Stadium.

At least not until he and the Roughriders are able to put pen to paper on a new contract.

Ricky Collins Jr. caught for 113 yards in his return to the line-up on Saturday.
Ricky Collins Jr. caught for 113 yards in his return to the line-up on Saturday. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Roughriders blow past Argos 29-11 for 4th straight win

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
October 17, 2016 - 6:37am

That's four in a row for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. 

The Riders dominated Drew Willy and the Toronto Argonauts keeping them off the scoreboard until a quarterback change in the fourth quarter. 

The final score was 29-11. 

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