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Roughrider Rob Bagg stiff arms a Winnipeg Blue Bomber defender during the 2016 Labour Day Classic.
Roughrider Rob Bagg stiff arms a Winnipeg Blue Bomber defender during the 2016 Labour Day Classic. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders welcome back Rob Bagg

By CJME News Staff
August 15, 2018 - 12:15pm

Rob Bagg will once again suit up for the green and white.

Days after releasing Duron Carter, the Saskatchewan Roughriders announced they are bringing back the 33-year-old veteran wider receiver.

Naaman Roosevelt with the ball during the Saskatchewan Roughriders home game against the Montreal Alouettes on June 30, 2018.
Naaman Roosevelt with the ball during the Saskatchewan Roughriders home game against the Montreal Alouettes on June 30, 2018. Liam Richards/Electric Umbrella

Rider receivers want to boost the run, stop the drops

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
August 2, 2018 - 6:07am Updated: August 2, 2018 - 7:28am

Receivers are used to being at the centre of the play, making spectacular catches and scoring touchdowns, but with the Roughriders they’re focusing on a lot more.

Both Brandon Bridge (left) and Zach Collaros have seen time as the Riders starting quarterback in 2018.
Both Brandon Bridge (left) and Zach Collaros have seen time as the Riders starting quarterback in 2018. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Collaros to play ‘a bunch’ against the Esks, Bridge ‘a bit’

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
July 31, 2018 - 5:53pm

Even with Zach Collaros back in the picture, Roughriders head coach Chris Jones doesn’t seem to want to commit to a starting quarterback.

Or at least to admit it publicly.

Quarterback Zach Collaros earns his first win as a Roughrider against the Toronto Argonauts on June 15, 2018.
Quarterback Zach Collaros earns his first win as a Roughrider against the Toronto Argonauts on June 15, 2018. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Collaros hid preseason injury from Riders staff

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
July 31, 2018 - 7:55am

The struggling Riders offence is getting a bit of a boost.

Quarterback Zach Collaros was taken off the six-game injured list a few weeks earlier than expected, after being sidelined with a concussion in the second week of the season.

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