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Quarterback Darian Durant tosses a ball during practice.
Quarterback Darian Durant tosses a ball during practice. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Darian Durant among 5-10 players fined in week 7 for uniform violations

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
August 16, 2016 - 6:57pm

Another day, another fine for the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

After practice on Tuesday, Darian Durant mentioned that sometimes the team feels like it’s “us against the world” when it comes all the fines coming down against the Riders, adding he, too, has been fined by the league.

Riders head coach and general manager Chris Jones.
Riders head coach and general manager Chris Jones. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders head coach Chris Jones speaks after league fines team for roster violations

By CJME News Staff
August 12, 2016 - 4:39pm

In a prepared statement, Saskatchewan Roughrider's head coach Chris Jones spoke on Friday about theCFL's decision to fine the team $60,000 for roster violations. 

This is the full transcript of that statement: 

Saskatchewan Roughriders' head coach Chris Jones.
Saskatchewan Roughriders' head coach Chris Jones. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Stampeders’ QB accuses Riders of cheating, Jones denies any wrongdoing

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
August 10, 2016 - 6:16pm

A Bo Levi Mitchell tweet with an "eyes" emoji is creating quite a stir in the CFL.

Mitchell sent the tweet Tuesday reacting to a flurry of Roughrider practice roster signings. It read “I bet none of the people they signed needed flight.”

file photo/CJME News Staff

Rider draft pick Quinn van Gylswyk likely to get first shot as CFL kicker

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
August 9, 2016 - 5:46pm

Quinn van Gylswyk may go from the six-game injury list straight into his first CFL start.

Regular Roughrider kicker Tyler Crapigna was injured during in practice a week ago, leading the Riders to bring in Johnny Mark for one game. Mark was released on Monday.

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