24 Results for tag: Saskatchewan Roughriders

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 7

Thursday, August 10, 2017 — TORONTO (August 10, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today: Edmonton Eskimos receiver Vidal Hazelton was fined for a tourist hit on Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive back Don Unamba. BC Lions linebacker Micah Awe was fined for a reckless and dangerous tackle on Saskatchewan Roughriders receiver ... More

24th Annual Rider Alumni Charity Golf Classic (Regina Edition)

24th Annual Rider Alumni Charity Golf Classic (Regina Edition) - July 31st, 2017 July 31, 2017 11:00 am – 9:00 pm Event Location - Royal Regina Golf Club More

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 5

Four players fined following Week 5 Wednesday, July 26, 2017 — TORONTO (July 26, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today: Montreal Alouettes linebacker Chip Cox was fined for grabbing Ottawa REDBLACKS receiver Brad Sinopoli’s facemask in a reckless and unsafe manner. Montreal Alouettes defensive back Daryl Townsend was ... More

CFL mourns the loss of Hall of Fame coach Don Matthews

June 14th, 2017 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — The Canadian Football League is saddened to learn of the passing of Hall of Fame coach Don Matthews who passed away today at the age of 77. Known to many as simply ‘The Don’, Matthews ushered a new era of coaching into the CFL, retiring as the league’s winningest coach with a record of 231-132-1 in a ... More

Canadian safety Marc-Olivier Brouillette has Retired

CFL.ca Staff REGINA — Long-time Montreal Alouettes safety Marc-Olivier Brouillette is retiring after seven CFL seasons, the Saskatchewan Roughriders announced Saturday. Brouillette confirmed reports on Twitter on Saturday afternoon before the Riders later made the announcement. Brouillette, 31, signed with the Riders this off-season after ... More

Argos OL Wayne Smith announces retirement

April 28, 2017 Argonauts Staff TORONTO – After 12 seasons in the Canadian Football League, offensive lineman Wayne Smith has announced his retirement from professional football. Originally selected by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats first overall in the in the 2014 CFL Draft, Smith went on to suit up for 183 regular season games, eight playoff games and ... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – Willie Pless

Prior to his hall of fame career in the CFL, linebacker Willie Pless had an outstanding college career at the University of Kansas. During his time with the Jayhawks, Pless had 633 tackles and was an All-Big Eight Academic first team all-star. As well, Pless was elected as the all-time best linebacker in the history of Big Eight after it became the Big ... More

Wes Cates, Roger Brandvold comprise the Class of 2017

Ian Hamilton- Senior Reporter May 3, 2017 When Wes Cates began his CFL career in 2006, he never thought he one day would be inducted into the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ Plaza of Honour. That’s because he never thought he’d ever be a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. “When I was with the Stamps, I had some vets ... More

Rider Alumni President Terry Bulych Passes

Obituary of Terry Bulych TERRY STEPHEN BULYCH Terry, born in Foam Lake, SK on September 27, 1950, passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on Sunday, April 23, 2017. He was predeceased by his father Nick; and brother Larry. Terry is survived by his mother Olga Bulych; children, Mason, Mackenzie, and Damon; best friend and partner Bobbie ... More

Corvey Irvin has retired from the CFL

WINNIPEG, MB., April 21, 2017 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announce this morning that defensive lineman Corvey Irvin is retiring from professional football. He has been transferred to the retired list as of today. (VIA: http://www.rodpedersen.com/2017/04/another-cfl-retires.html) Corvey Irvin played with the Calgary Stampeders, Montreal Alouettes, ... More