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QB Nathan Rourke signs with Jacksonville of the NFL

Jan 15, 2023 | 12:57pm

Canadian Quarterback Nathan Rourke has signed with the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars, after working out for numerous teams over the last couple of weeks. Contract and financial details weren’t immediately available but the NFL’s minimum salary for 2023 is US$750,000. It’s also unknown how much of Rourke’s contract will be guaranteed. The six-foot-two, 209-pound Rourke still has a […]

Team Saskatchewan wins third straight championship at U18 Football Canada Cup

Jul 18, 2022 | 9:00pm

The third time was definitely the charm for Team Saskatchewan at the Under 18 Football Canada in Kelowna last week, as Saskatchewan won their third straight championship in Kelowna. Quarterback Carter Casey appeared on the SportsCage with Michael Ball to recap the victory. The week began with a win over Nova Scotia for Saskatchewan, followed […]

Riders Cancel Practice; Deadline for CBA Looms

May 26, 2022 | 8:15am

When the Saskatchewan Roughriders sent out the daily itinerary for Riders Training camp, it said today (Thursday) would be a practice day, with a chance for the media to talk to the players and coaches afterwards. This morning, a different breakdown of the day ahead.  The news release simply said today would be a “recovery […]