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Head coach Chris Jones, who normally dresses in black from head to toe, sports a green shirt during the Labour Day Classic on Sept. 2, 2018. The Roughriders have won three straight games with him in green.
Head coach Chris Jones, who normally dresses in black from head to toe, sports a green shirt during the Labour Day Classic on Sept. 2, 2018. The Roughriders have won three straight games with him in green. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders head coach Chris Jones wins CFL Coach of the Year

By Arielle Zerr
November 23, 2018 - 4:44am

The Roughriders won’t be bringing home the Grey Cup but the head coach will be bringing home some hardware.

Chris Jones, the Riders head coach, general manager and vice-president of football operations, was named CFL Coach of the Year at an awards ceremony on Thursday night.

Linebacker Cameron Judge makes a tackle in the west semi-final against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The Roughriders would go on to lose the match-up 23-18.
Linebacker Cameron Judge makes a tackle in the west semi-final against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The Roughriders would go on to lose the match-up 23-18. The Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders’ playoffs end in heartbreak, fall 23-18 to Bombers

By Arielle Zerr
November 12, 2018 - 8:04am

Don’t blame the referees.

That’s the message that offensive lineman Thaddeus Coleman had at the end of the west semi-final Sunday night.

Naaman Roosevelt with the ball during the Saskatchewan Roughriders home game against the Montreal Alouettes on June 30, 2018.
Naaman Roosevelt with the ball during the Saskatchewan Roughriders home game against the Montreal Alouettes on June 30, 2018. Liam Richards/Electric Umbrella

Roosevelt rallying for end of the season return

By Arielle Zerr / 980 CJME
October 25, 2018 - 4:59pm

A welcome sight returned to the practice field this week in Riderville.

Star receiver Naaman Roosevelt was out taking reps with his team for the first time since he was taken off and then placed back on the six-game injured list before Thanksgiving Day game against Edmonton.

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