Riders sign OL Philip Blake

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are looking for offensive lineman Philip Blake to bring a boatload of experience to their offensive line.

Saskatchewan agreed to terms with Blake on Tuesday.

The offensive lineman joins the Roughriders for his second stint with the team, he was with the Riders in 2018-19.

The 37-year-old was selected in both the CFL and NFL drafts. He was picked by the Montreal Alouettes in the third round of 2011 CFL Draft. He was then selected by the Denver Broncos in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

Blake spent three seasons in Montreal before appearing in parts of two seasons with Saskatchewan and also has the ability to play both tackle and guard.

Last year, Blake was a member of the 2022 Grey Cup Champion Toronto Argonauts.

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