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A New Era Begins: Harvard Media Launches New Look SportsCage and Riders Broadcast Team

A New Era Begins: Harvard Media Launches New Look SportsCage and Riders Broadcast Team

Apr 10, 2024 | 3:20pm
There will be a new look and sound to Saskatchewan Roughrider broadcasts on 620 CKRM, and the Roughriders Radio Network. At a news conference at Mosaic Stadium, Harvard Media, the broadcast partner of the Saskatchewan Roughriders, announced its new look line up for the 2024 season. Veteran broadcaster Dave Thomas will be the play by […]
Riders Gearing Up for Training Camp in Saskatoon

Riders Gearing Up for Training Camp in Saskatoon

Apr 9, 2024 | 2:59pm
The snow is pretty much gone, spring is in the air, and Rider Training Camp is opening next month. It all starts with the rookies reporting on May 6th to the Riders camp at Griffiths Stadium at the University of Saskatchewan, in Saskatoon. First time Roughriders will then be put through their paces May 8th […]
Reynolds remembers Jim Hopson for his people skills, positivity

Reynolds remembers Jim Hopson for his people skills, positivity

Apr 4, 2024 | 1:38pm
 It was an emotional and reflective Saskatchewan Roughriders CEO Craig Reynolds who shared his thoughts with the media on the passing of former Riders President and CEO Jim Hopson. “On Tuesday, we lost a very important member of our Rider family,” Reynolds said at the news conference Thursday at Mosaic Stadium. “And Saskatchewan lost a […]
–BREAKING–Former Rider President and CEO Jim Hopson Dead at 73

–BREAKING–Former Rider President and CEO Jim Hopson Dead at 73

Apr 3, 2024 | 8:24am
There is a long list of names in Rider’s history who are synonymous with the ideals of the football club that means so much to every football fan in Saskatchewan. Near the very top of that prestigious list is Jim Hopson. Hopson passed away at the age of 73, after a battle with colon cancer. […]
Linebacker Larry Dean Announces His Retirement, But He is Staying in Green and White

Linebacker Larry Dean Announces His Retirement, But He is Staying in Green and White

Mar 7, 2024 | 9:51am
Four time all star lineman is announcing the end of his playing career, but the good news is Dean is staying with the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the Football Operations Department as Player Personnel Coordinator. Dean started his pro career with the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings after signing as an undrafted free agent. He went on to […]
The Riders Make a Flurry of Signings on Free Agency Day

The Riders Make a Flurry of Signings on Free Agency Day

Feb 13, 2024 | 5:39pm
Its been a busy day around the CFL, with teams snapping up free agents like appetizers at a party. The Saskatchewan Roughriders have been busy. The Riders confirmed the signing of AJ Ouellette to a two year deal. Ouellette had a career year with the Toronto Argonauts last season, and the explosive back will have […]
CFL free-agent period set to open after busy window negotiating period

CFL free-agent period set to open after busy window negotiating period

Feb 13, 2024 | 8:42am
CFL free agency is set to open Tuesday with much of the guesswork seemingly having already been done. Many pending free agents reached agreements in principle with other teams last week during the CFL’s open-window period. It began Feb. 4 with teams being allowed to speak with players who were slated to hit the open […]
Paying up on a friendly Super Bowl Wager (Video)

Paying up on a friendly Super Bowl Wager (Video)

Feb 12, 2024 | 10:40am
Despite the San Francisco 49ers being favoured to win this year’s championship NFL game, it was the Kansas City Chiefs who walked away with the Vince Lombardi Trophy in overtime. Gloria, Jeff and I made a friendly wager on Friday over the game. If Kansas City won, I’d have to sing 30 seconds of a […]
Brandt Centre to host the latest round of the U-Prairie Challenge on Sunday

Brandt Centre to host the latest round of the U-Prairie Challenge on Sunday

Jan 5, 2024 | 4:35pm
One of the fiercest rivals in the province will hit the ice this weekend. The Men’s and Women’s hockey teams from the University of Regina and the University of Saskatchewan will face off in the U-Prairie Challenge. For the second straight season, the two universities have competed against each other to showcase the Varsity Sports […]
Charleston Hughes Announces Retirement from football.

Charleston Hughes Announces Retirement from football.

Dec 30, 2023 | 9:16am
Charleston Hughes just turned 40 years old earlier this month. In a post on social media the veteran defensive end announced he is retiring. A two time Grey Cup Champion, and three time league sack leader, Hughes was a force to be reckoned with on the field. He started his career with the Calgary Stampeders […]