Arielle Zerr / 980 CJME

The Saskatchewan Roughriders will be packing their bags and heading to Ottawa after losing to the Edmonton Eskimos 28-13 Saturday night.  A win would have had the Riders stay west and play Winnipeg, but now the road to the Grey Cup goes through the east. No team in CFL history has crossed over and made to the championship game.  The Riders spent the week stressing the importance of going out on a high note but shot themselves in the foot with a costly 11 penalties which Edmonton took advantage of nearly eve
The Saskatchewan Roughriders will be packing their bags and heading to Ottawa after losing to the Edmonton Eskimos 28-13 Saturday night. A win would have had the Riders stay west and play Winnipeg, but now the road to the Grey Cup goes through the east. No team in CFL history has crossed over and made to the championship game. The Riders spent the week stressing the importance of going out on a high note but shot themselves in the foot with a costly 11 penalties which Edmonton took advantage of nearly eve Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders are Ottawa bound after fizzling out versus Esks

By Arielle Zerr / 980 CJME
November 5, 2017 - 8:05am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders will be packing their bags and heading to Ottawa after losing to the Edmonton Eskimos 28-13 Saturday night.

Defensive lineman Ese Mrabure comes out on top of the heap after tackling Stampeders running back Jerome Messam on Sept. 24, 2017.
Defensive lineman Ese Mrabure comes out on top of the heap after tackling Stampeders running back Jerome Messam on Sept. 24, 2017. Submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders need to stop the run to beat the Argos

By Arielle Zerr / 980 CJME
October 7, 2017 - 10:08am

Over the last three games, the Roughriders defence has allowed a whopping 339 yards rushing.

And over the last three games, Toronto Argonauts running back James Wilder Jr. has rushed for 380.

Defensive lineman Ese Mrabure comes out on top of the heap after tackling Stampeders running back Jerome Messam on Sept. 24, 2017.
Defensive lineman Ese Mrabure comes out on top of the heap after tackling Stampeders running back Jerome Messam on Sept. 24, 2017. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders fall 15-9 to the Stamps in defensive battle

By Arielle Zerr / 980 CJME
September 24, 2017 - 7:13pm

When two of the league’s most dynamic offences face off, no one expects the score to be 15-9, but that’s exactly what fans got when the Riders played the Stamps on Sunday afternoon.

Roughriders Quarterback Brandon Bridge throws the ball in a preseason game against the Bombers on June 10, 2017.
Roughriders Quarterback Brandon Bridge throws the ball in a preseason game against the Bombers on June 10, 2017. (Courtesy the Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Bridge tosses 3 touchdowns in 27-19 victory over Ticats

By Arielle Zerr / 980 CJME
September 16, 2017 - 10:04am

Derek Dennis was spat on, players went down with injuries left and right and Brandon Bridge had a historic night as the Roughriders defeated the Hamilton Tiger-cats 27-19.