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Roughrider receiver Rob Bagg lines up for one-on-one drills at training camp in Saskatoon in June of 2017.
Roughrider receiver Rob Bagg lines up for one-on-one drills at training camp in Saskatoon in June of 2017. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Rob Bagg is here to stay

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
September 1, 2017 - 3:31pm

In case you were wondering, Rob Bagg isn’t going anywhere.

A fantasy footbal article published by 3 Down Nation yesterday inferred that the Rider receiver would be playing in his last Labour Day Classic this weekend.

Bagg took exception to that.

Roughriders defensive lineman Willie Jefferson tries to get pressure on Hamilton's Zach Collaros on July 8, 2017.
Roughriders defensive lineman Willie Jefferson tries to get pressure on Hamilton's Zach Collaros on July 8, 2017. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Jefferson's heart is in Texas as family battles Harvey

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
August 30, 2017 - 5:51pm

Willie Jefferson may be in Regina, but his heart is in Beaumont, Texas.

The Roughriders defensive end was born and raised in Beaumont, located 150 kilometres east of Houston and right in the warpath of Hurricane Harvey.

New Roughriders quarterback Vernon Adams (middle) shadows Brandon Bridge (left) during practice at Leibel Field on Aug. 21, 2017.
New Roughriders quarterback Vernon Adams (middle) shadows Brandon Bridge (left) during practice at Leibel Field on Aug. 21, 2017. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Riders' QB Brandon Bridge not worried about competition

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
August 21, 2017 - 5:19pm

Brandon Bridge is not sweating a little competition – especially when the competition is so familiar.

Many wondered what Bridge’s reaction may have been when the Roughriders traded for another young quarterback – Vernon Adams Jr. – last week, but Bridge said he’s cool with it.

Corey Chamblin spent three and a half seasons as the head coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders before being fired in August of 2015.
Corey Chamblin spent three and a half seasons as the head coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders before being fired in August of 2015. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Corey Chamblin returns to Sask. for first time since firing

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
July 28, 2017 - 5:37pm

Corey Chamblin prefers to look forward instead of back.

For the first time since his axing as the head coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders in 2015, Chamblin has returned to Saskatchewan but this time he’s here as the defensive coordinator of the Toronto Argonauts.

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