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Ed Gainey runs with the football during his four interception game against the B.C. Lions on Aug. 13, 2017.
Ed Gainey runs with the football during his four interception game against the B.C. Lions on Aug. 13, 2017. Saskatchewan Roughriders

‘I don’t want to settle:’ Gainey wants the Grey Cup

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
June 6, 2018 - 1:44pm

Ed Gainey has set the bar to the highest rung — it’s Grey Cup or bust.

“We gotta get that ring,” Gainey said in an interview at Roughrider training camp. “I feel like if we don’t get the ring this year we’re falling short of our expectations.”

Former NFL running back Tre Mason participates in his first practice with the Roughriders on May 30, 2018, at Griffiths Stadium in Saskatoon.
Former NFL running back Tre Mason participates in his first practice with the Roughriders on May 30, 2018, at Griffiths Stadium in Saskatoon. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Roughriders bring in former NFL running back Tre Mason

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
May 31, 2018 - 2:09pm

The race to be the Roughriders running back is heating up.

The club announced Wednesday that running back Tre Mason had inked a deal joining Jerome Messam, Zac Stacy, Marcus Thigpen and Bryce Vieira in the offensive backfield.

Jordan Williams-Lambert (84) is a CFL rookie competing for a spot in a crowded Roughrider receiving corps.
Jordan Williams-Lambert (84) is a CFL rookie competing for a spot in a crowded Roughrider receiving corps. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Riders roster will be tough to crack for new receivers

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
May 30, 2018 - 2:28pm

You don’t want to be a flash in the pan.

Words from Rob Bagg when he was asked what his advice to the rookie receivers is. In fact, it was the same advice he got when he was getting started.

Lisa Lukye watches players run drills during the Saskatchewan Roughriders training camp at SMF Field in Saskatoon May 22, 2018.
Lisa Lukye watches players run drills during the Saskatchewan Roughriders training camp at SMF Field in Saskatoon May 22, 2018. Daniella Ponticelli/650 CKOM

Rider fans brave heat to watch talent at training camp

By Daniella Ponticelli/CKOM News Staff
May 23, 2018 - 7:41am

Training camp has become as much a rite of passage for fans as it is for Saskatchewan Roughriders’ players and prospects.

Over the last five years, Lisa Lukye has taken time off work to watch the first week camp.

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