Saskatchewan Roughriders Articles

Sask. Premier to Blue Bombers: It’s On!

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall took the first shot across the bow Friday ahead of this weekend's Banjo Bowl. With a banjo in hand (naturally), Wall took a jab at the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in a 19-second YouTube clip as they prepare for a rematch Sunday against the...

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Bombers Blow It Late in Banjo Bowl

Bombers Blow It Late in Banjo Bowl

By Darrin Bauming (@DarrinBauming) WINNIPEG -- It was a chance for some serious redemption after one of the worst losses in franchise history, but the Winnipeg Blue Bombers came up just short in the 2012 Banjo Bowl, losing 25-24 to the Saskatchewan Roughriders on a...

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Blue Bombers Bust in Labour Day Classic

Blue Bombers Bust in Labour Day Classic

By Darrin Bauming (@DarrinBauming) REGINA, Sask. -- There must be something in the Regina water. Or maybe the late August and early September field stubble burning in the central prairies just smokes out any of the plans the Winnipeg Blue Bombers try to put together...

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Bombers Trade Odell Willis, Send Swaggerville Mayor West

Bombers Trade Odell Willis, Send Swaggerville Mayor West

The mayor of Swaggerville is now a Roughrider. Defensive end Odell Willis has been traded by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in exchange for Saskatchewan’s second round pick (8th overall) in the 2012 CFL Draft, their fourth round pick (23rd overall) in the 2012 CFL Draft, a...

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Roughriders Getting Their Own Commemorative Loonie

Winnipeg Blue Bomber fans likely won't be swarming the Royal Canadian Mint on Friday when a new one-dollar circulation coin commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Saskatchewan Roughriders is made available. Following the official launch of the Mint's newest...

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97th CFL Grey Cup — ’13th Man’ T-Shirt

97th CFL Grey Cup — ’13th Man’ T-Shirt

Who says 13 is an unlucky number? That is, unless you watched Sunday's 97th Grey Cup. The Montreal Alouettes defeated the Saskatchewan Roughriders 28-27 in the final seconds of the game, as the Riders had one too many men on the field. Whose fault was it? Don't know...

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Welcome Roughrider Fans — We Have Amenities Here

Winnipeg will see an emergence of a different breed of people this weekend, also known as those from Saskatchewan. Roughrider fans will make their way east for the annual Banjo Bowl football game at Canad Inns Stadium Sunday afternoon. To help welcome our rivals to...

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