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Greg Marshall/Former Saskatchewan Roughriders Head Coach on August 20th, 2011. paNOW photo by Jamie Nye
Greg Marshall/Former Saskatchewan Roughriders Head Coach on August 20th, 2011. paNOW photo by Jamie Nye

Marshall says Roughriders took the easy way out

By Jamie Nye
August 21, 2011 - 12:07pm

Greg Marshall didn't hide his true feelings towards the Saskatchewan Roughriders after his dismissal.

The former head coach addressed the media just 24 hours after his firing and was understandably agitated that his first opportunity to be a head coach ended after just eight games.

Doug Berry, offensive coordinator for the Roughriders, and Greg Marshall, head coach, were fired by the team Friday afternoon.
Doug Berry, offensive coordinator for the Roughriders, and Greg Marshall, head coach, were fired by the team Friday afternoon.

Saskatchewan Roughriders fire coach Greg Marshall, offensive coordinator Doug Berry

By Michael Aynsley
August 19, 2011 - 5:50pm Updated: August 19, 2011 - 8:03pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders fired head coach Greg Marshall and offensive co-ordinator Doug Berry.

It was Brendan Taman, the general manager, made the announcement and broke the news to Marshall and Berry.

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