Riders lock up kicker Lauther for two-years

The Roughriders resigned kicker Brett Lauther to a two-year contract extension.

Lauther was named the Roughriders Most Outstanding Special Teams Player and voted the fan choice for the Wireless Age Player of the Year.

In 2021 he went 40 for 47 on field-goal attempts (85.1%) during the regular season, including three kicks greater than 50 yards. The 31-year-old was also 18 of 19 on one-point converts and scored 138 total points.

In his three seasons with the Rider, Lauther is 126-for-148 on field-goal tries, including a career-long 57-yard kick. He’s also 88-for-96 on convert attempts.

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