Derrick Moncrief

After vote count error, CFL release correct list of Division All-Stars

Nov 2, 2022 | 6:00pm

    It was not a good look for the Canadian Football League (CFL) on Wednesday as they announced the league’s Division All-Stars. After releasing the initial list that created plenty of controversy across the country in the morning, the league issued a statement late in the afternoon saying that there was an error during […]

Riders get Derrick Moncrief back

Feb 8, 2022 | 3:16pm

The Riders are getting back linebacker Derrick Moncrief. And they hope to never let him go. Moncrief returns to the Riders on a two-year contract. He spent last season with the Elks after returning from the Los Angeles Rams. The 28 year old became a star during his three years in Saskatchewan. He was a […]

Report: Riders adding two star linebackers

Feb 8, 2022 | 10:51am

With free agency opening late this morning, the Riders appear ready to add to their linebacking corps. The first is a familiar face–Derrick Moncrief. TSN’s Farhan Lalji reports that the team has agreed to a deal to bring him back. Moncrief spent his first three seasons in green before going to the NFL. The 28 […]

Riders bring back Foster

Feb 10, 2020 | 2:40pm

A familiar face will be back in green for 2020. The Riders have signed linebacker Otha Foster to a one-year contract. Foster played for the Riders in 2016 and 2017 with a stint in the NFL in between. He spent the 2018 season with the BC Lions. Foster played the SAM linebacker spot for Riders […]

Former Rider Derrick Moncrief signs with NFL’s Raiders

Jan 9, 2020 | 9:42am

It didn’t take long for former Saskatchewan Roughrider Derrick Moncrief to find an NFL home. The 2019 CFL All-Star linebacker has signed a Reserve/Future contract with the Las Vegas Raiders one day after the green and white released him to pursue an NFL opportunity. Moncrief registered 69 defensive tackles, four sacks and three interceptions in […]

Riders release Moncrief for NFL opportunity

Jan 8, 2020 | 9:55am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are releasing linebacker Derrick Moncrief in order to pursue an NFL opportunity. Moncrief joined the green and white in 2017, and played three seasons with the club. In 2019, he played 17 games for the Riders, registering 69 defensive tackles, four sacks and three interceptions, earning him CFL All-Star honours for the […]

Riders believe Moncrief won’t be back

Jan 7, 2020 | 7:06pm

As the CFL’s general managers and head coaches take in the winter meetings, hoping for clarity on the CBA, the Riders appear clear on Derrick Moncrief’s future. They don’t expect their All-Star linebacker will be back in green next season. On Tuesday’s Sports Cage, Riders GM Jeremy O’Day said “We believe that he’ll likely get […]