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Riders reciever Chris Getzlaf announces his retirement from football on Jan. 4, 2017.
Riders reciever Chris Getzlaf announces his retirement from football on Jan. 4, 2017. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

He lived his ‘dream’: Chris Getzlaf retires as a Rider

By CJME News Staff
January 4, 2018 - 1:50pm

Chris Getzlaf said he got to “live out his dream,” as he announced his retirement from football with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Getzlaf, 34, spent most of his CFL career with his hometown team, winning two Grey Cups with the green and white in 2007 and 2013.

Roughriders quarterback Kevin Glenn throws a pass during a game in July 2017.
Roughriders quarterback Kevin Glenn throws a pass during a game in July 2017. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders release Kevin Glenn

By CJME News Staff
January 4, 2018 - 8:56am

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have released veteran international quarterback Kevin Glenn.

The team announced the move on Twitter early Thursday morning.

The move comes on the heels of a trade to acquire former Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Zach Collaros.

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced the trade of quarterback Zach Collaros to the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Jan. 3.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced the trade of quarterback Zach Collaros to the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Jan. 3. Hamilton Tigercats

Riders trade for quarterback Zach Collaros

By CJME News Staff
January 3, 2018 - 9:51am

The Roughriders have a new quarterback after trading a second-round draft pick to the Hamilton Tiger-Cats for quarterback Zach Collaros.

The Tiger-Cats announced the trade on its website Wednesday morning with the Riders confirming the deal on Twitter shortly after.

Canadian quarterback Brandon Bridge addresses media after announcing a one-year extension with the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Dec. 20, 2017.
Canadian quarterback Brandon Bridge addresses media after announcing a one-year extension with the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Dec. 20, 2017. Jessika Guse/CJME News Staff

Canadian QB Brandon Bridge signs extension with Riders

By CJME News Staff
December 20, 2017 - 3:55pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are keeping their Canadian quarterback in green and white.

The team announced a one-year contract extension with Brandon Bridge Wednesday.

Riders head coach Chris Jones speaks to media after practice on Sept. 20, 2017.
Riders head coach Chris Jones speaks to media after practice on Sept. 20, 2017. submitted photo/CKOM News Staff

Riders extend head coach Chris Jones’ contract

By CJME News Staff
December 12, 2017 - 12:46pm

After making the playoffs for the first time in three years, the Saskatchewan Roughriders have extended the contract of head coach Chris Jones.

The move, which will keep Jones with the Riders until 2019, was officially announced by the team Tuesday.

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