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Rob Bagg (left) participates in one-on-one drills during his 11th Roughrider training camp on May 31, 2017.
Rob Bagg (left) participates in one-on-one drills during his 11th Roughrider training camp on May 31, 2017. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Rob Bagg hopes to spend entire career as a Roughrider

By paNOW Staff
May 31, 2017 - 5:01pm

He is the longest-serving Roughrider and a fan favourite, but Rob Bagg still considers himself a bit of an underdog.

The 32-year-old receiver was not selected in the 2007 CFL Draft, the Riders instead opting to sign him after the draft was over. It’s something that still bugs him.....

Justin Cox (centre), formerly a defensive back with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, has been barred from returning to any CFL team after being acquitted on a domestic violence charge in Regina.
Justin Cox (centre), formerly a defensive back with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, has been barred from returning to any CFL team after being acquitted on a domestic violence charge in Regina. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Former Rider Justin Cox won't be allowed back in CFL

By paNOW Staff
May 30, 2017 - 1:28pm

The commissioner of the Canadian Football League says a former Saskatchewan Roughrider still can't play in the CFL even though he was found not guilty of assault causing bodily harm.

Commissioner Jeffrey Orridge says the acquittal of Justin Cox does not change the position of the league.

The.....

General manager and head coach Chris Jones and quarterback Kevin Glenn previewed the Roughriders’ 2017 season in a media conference call on May 17, 2017.
General manager and head coach Chris Jones and quarterback Kevin Glenn previewed the Roughriders’ 2017 season in a media conference call on May 17, 2017. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Roughriders

3 things we learned from the Riders' season preview

By paNOW Staff
May 17, 2017 - 3:04pm

General manager and head coach Chris Jones and quarterback Kevin Glenn previewed the Roughriders’ 2017 season in a media conference call on May 17, 2017.

The CFL and the Saskatchewan Roughriders held a season preview Wednesday morning just 10 days ahead of training camp in Saskatoon.

While none.....

Regina's Mitchell Picton was selected by the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the fifth round of the CFL Draft.
Regina's Mitchell Picton was selected by the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the fifth round of the CFL Draft. Arielle Zerr/CJME News Staff

Riders select Regina’s own Mitchell Picton in CFL Draft

By paNOW Staff
May 8, 2017 - 11:13am

Kids in Saskatchewan grow up dreaming they might one day play for the Roughriders and Mitchell Picton was no exception.

Gathered with his family at his home in Regina, it was his brother Aaron Picton, who was previously drafted by the Riders, who broke the news to him......

Chris Jones says the Roughriders have done more than two dozen mock drafts and feels prepared for the real thing.
Chris Jones says the Roughriders have done more than two dozen mock drafts and feels prepared for the real thing. Johany Jutras/CFL

Chris Jones feels 'very prepared' for CFL Draft

By paNOW Staff
May 8, 2017 - 10:38am

One of the greatest things that determines success in the CFL is the quality of the Canadian talent, making the annual CFL Draft of vital importance for teams.

As it stands right now, the Roughriders have the second overall pick in the draft and general manager and head coach.....

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