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Roughriders receiver Chad Owens at his first full practice since spring training camp on Aug. 1, 2017.
Roughriders receiver Chad Owens at his first full practice since spring training camp on Aug. 1, 2017. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Riders get boost from Owens, Marshall just in time for Calgary

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
October 20, 2017 - 11:19am

A name that Rider Nation has been asking about since he signed will finally make his first start of the season Friday night.

Chad Owens, who signed with the Riders in the offseason primarily as a return man will make his Roughrider debut as a receiver.

Duron Carter practices with the Saskatchewan Roughriders during 2017 spring training camp at SMF Field in Saskatoon.
Duron Carter practices with the Saskatchewan Roughriders during 2017 spring training camp at SMF Field in Saskatoon. Chris Carr/CKOM News Staff

‘That’s football:’ Riders not fussed about in practice scrap

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
October 17, 2017 - 5:56pm

“That’s football.”

That’s the message from the Saskatchewan Roughriders after it came out that star receiver Duron Carter and defensive back Sam Williams got into a scrap during practice on Monday.

Chris Getzlaf (right) celebrates winning the 2013 Grey Cup with Rob Bagg.
Chris Getzlaf (right) celebrates winning the 2013 Grey Cup with Rob Bagg. Twitter/Chris Getzlaf

Chris Getzlaf returns to Riders’ practice roster

By CJME News Staff
October 16, 2017 - 1:27pm

The Roughriders are welcoming back a hometown boy, adding wide receiver Chris Getzlaf to the practice roster.

The Canadian wide receiver spent the majority of his CFL career with the Riders, originally signing with the team’s practice roster in 2007.

The Roughriders defence makes a tackle against the Ottawa Redblacks in July of 2016.
The Roughriders defence makes a tackle against the Ottawa Redblacks in July of 2016. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Stopping Harris and the run key for Riders against Redblacks

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
October 13, 2017 - 10:22am

When the Roughriders squeaked by the Redblacks two weeks ago, they did it without Ottawa’s starting quarterback Trevor Harris.

That won’t be the case this time, as Harris returned from his shoulder injury last week and put together a win against the B.C. Lions.

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