Who would have thunk it?
Sitting on the west side of Mosaic Stadium on Saturday night, watching the Riders huddled around the heater, you could see the thoughts go through their heads – the forecast is warmer in Ottawa this upcoming weekend.
It was quite the weekend in Riderville with the toppling of Taylor Field, much like a drunk hitting his limit and falling over, followed by Bakari Grant sleepwalking to the end zone and fumbling the ball on the one yard line, Darian Dura
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It was one of those “Holy Crap” moments Friday night that have made being a Saskatchewan Roughrider fan worth it.
So after an eastern road trip where the Riders won games by one point and three, a return to Mosaic Stadium and the opportunity to perhaps clinch a playoff spot was perhaps too much to hope for.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders may be winning football games, but they are not playing all that well.
Looking back, it seems interesting how the Riders game Sunday against Calgary has become a statement game in more than one respect.