It was probably a good idea that the Riders game against Edmonton on Saturday was not televised.
So the 2016 Saskatchewan Roughrider training camp has struck their tents and headed off to Edmonton for a Saturday game against the team that Rider GM and Head Coach Chris Jones led to a Grey Cup last year.
So, are the Riders really as bad as the gong show known as the 28-16 loss to the BC Lions in the final exhibition game played at Taylor Field would seem to indicate?
Even allowing for poetic licence, Rider GM and Head Coach Chris Jones stating he wanted to throw up after the teams intra-squad game on Saturday was probably an accurate account of where the team is one week into training camp.
Firstly, thank you for your support once again on April 4th in the provincial election. No matter who you voted for, I am committed to working as hard as I can on your behalf over the next four years.
R iders becoming the Lourdes of Professional Football: Give us your injured, your rehabbed, your draft picks yearning to go south!
Sometimes I get distracted when thinking about this column when Zoey the Magnificent Himalayan shows up at my side to lick the cheddar off my fingers from the cheddar flavored popcorn.
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