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Former Roughrider Don Narcisse announced on Facebook he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer Jan. 17, 2018.
Former Roughrider Don Narcisse announced on Facebook he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer Jan. 17, 2018. Don Narcisse/Facebook

Former Roughrider Don Narcisse battling prostate cancer

By CJME News Staff
January 17, 2018 - 10:46am

Saskatchewan Roughrider great Don Narcisse is battling prostate cancer

Narcisse posted on Facebook Wednesday to spread the news he has been diagnosed with the first stage of the disease, and he is thankful doctors caught it early.

Bruce Campbell was the Roughriders' left tackle for the 2018 CFL season.
Bruce Campbell was the Roughriders' left tackle for the 2018 CFL season. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Riders lineman Bruce Campbell suspended for drug violation

By Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff
January 16, 2018 - 12:42pm

The CFL has suspended Roughriders offensive lineman Bruce Campbell after a positive drug test.

Campbell, who played 12 regular season games and two playoff games for the club, was found to have the banned substance Ibutamoren in his system.

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.

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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