The onset of the 2017 season is being marked with the usual season previews, top 50 player countdowns and an air of optimism in every CFL franchise.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders conclude their exhibition season against the BC Lions with a number of questions – who will be the back-up quarterback, can the defensive secondary stop people, who will line up at running back and defensive
And so it begins on Saturday night. The Rider hype machine is in full swing as the Riders open their exhibition season against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the first start of Mosaic Stadium at 7 pm.
The 2017 Rider training camp is in full swing and glimpses of what this team may be like are leaking out, but no one should be jumping to any conclusions.
t would be fair to say no one is exactly holding their breath when it comes to the 2017 Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Sometimes you find the most interesting things in the most unexpected places. On Tuesday night I had signed up for what was billed as the Fan Series Tour, which was formerly known as the Pros and Joes Tour.
One of the interesting things about writing about football is that ultimately a lot comes down to chance.
So the CFL draft is on Sunday and the question is: what other fines can Chris Jones incur as GM/Head Coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders?
This week has given football fans across Canada a bit of a taste for the upcoming 2017 football season.