I know a few people who are Winnipeg Blue Bomber fans. Hell, I’m even related to one, but then again, he did go through a pretty intense car crash so the trauma may have unhinged him in ways medical science has yet to determine.
The signing of Reid Gardiner by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to an AHL contract brings back not so pleasant memories for the Prince Albert Raiders.
As the Toronto Blue Jays move relentlessly towards elimination, the Saskatchewan Roughriders may have already been eliminated, but could very well end up with a better record than the first place finisher in the Eastern Conference.
``The only thing that is constant is change. `` - Heraclitus
We might have seen the commercial on TV for a chair lift system where the announcer says “just don’t fall, safely ride …”. Well that is easier said than done.
So, not surprisingly on Thanksgiving it became official; the 2016 Saskatchewan Roughriders were not going to make the playoffs.
The never-ending training camp called the 2016 CFL season came to an official end for the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Thanksgiving. They were officially eliminated when the Edmonton Eskimos beat the Montreal Alouettes.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders are clearly not marching to anyone else’s drum beat as they have loaded up their defense and offense heading into their Friday night game with the whiney Ottawa Redblacks.
Growing up in the country south of us, Thanksgiving was always a huge holiday.