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After selecting Nic Demski sixth overall in the CFL Draft, Corey Chamblin's Riders have very specific plans for their newest weapon. What will be Demski's impact?
Posted: May 25, 2015
 
 
With a week remaining before CFL training camps kick off, we check in on the latest news across all nine CFL cities with the latest edition of Checking Down.
Posted: May 22, 2015
 
 
After an 11-year CFL career spent entirely with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, fullback Neal Hughes announced his retirement on Wednesday.
Posted: May 20, 2015
 
 
The most exciting day on the CFL off-season calendar is over and done with. Training camp awaits as we check in and around the CFL following Tuesday's draft.
Posted: May 15, 2015
 
 
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have added another receiver to their offence after selecting Nic Demski out of Manitoba sixth overall in the CFL Draft.
Posted: May 12, 2015
 
 
The Edmonton Eskimos added some depth at receiver on Monday, striking a trade with the Saskatchewan Roughriders to acquire national slotback Cory Watson.
Posted: May 11, 2015
 
 
With the CFL Draft just one day away, the fans have weighed in through a series of polls with their 2015 CFL.ca Fan Mock Draft. Do you agree with the picks?
Posted: May 11, 2015
 
 
As player signings, cuts and even a couple of trades continue to filter in, CFL.ca checks in on the latest happenings around the league in Checking Down.
Posted: May 08, 2015
 
 
With seven of eight CFL mini-camps in the books, we check in with three takeaways from each team after hitting the field for the first time in 2015.
Posted: May 02, 2015
 
 
Montreal linebacker Byron Archambault meets with the Riders to discuss his strengths and weaknesses as a player, his passion for weightlifting and his hero. 
Posted: May 01, 2015
 
 
After a busy week of mini-camps across the CFL, only the draft stands between now and the start of training camp. We're Checking Down on the latest.
Posted: May 01, 2015
 
 
The Saskatchewan Roughriders cut down their roster on Friday, and quarterback Seth Doege was among the five players they released, the team announced.
Posted: April 24, 2015
 
 
In the latest edition of Checking Down, Lui Passaglia opens up about his battle with colon cancer, Darian Durant aims high and the REDBLACKS have made a splash.
Posted: April 24, 2015
 
 
Jacques Chapdelaine is bringing a new-look offence to Saskatchewan, and during last week's Florida mini-camp the Riders veterans got their first chance to try it out.
Posted: April 21, 2015
 
 
While the spotlight featured Darian Durant and the Riders' new-look offence, Corey Chamblin may have spotted some future defensive starters at his team's mini-camp.
Posted: April 17, 2015
 
 
CFL.ca is checking down, with updates from three different mini-camps in Florida and the latest transactions and retirements from all nine CFL teams.
Posted: April 17, 2015
 
 
As Rod Pedersen reports from Bradenton, Fla., the Riders' mini-camp wasn't just about Darian Durant and the new-look offence. It was about the bigger picture.
Posted: April 14, 2015
 
 
Football is back for the Riders this season, and after a successful three-day minicamp in Bradenton, Fla., no one is more content than a healthy Darian Durant.
Posted: April 13, 2015
 
 
Corey Chamblin says QB Darian Durant's health is not a concern at the Riders' Florida mini-camp, and also weighs in on coaching up DB's on the new five-yard rules.
Posted: April 13, 2015
 
 
We're Checking Down! Could Chad Kackert be aiming for another football comeback in the future? And who will be participating in the Riders' minicamp this weekend?
Posted: April 10, 2015
 
 
The Saskatchewan Roughriders will hold their annual minicamp this weekend in Florida, hoping a head start can again translate to a quick start in July.
Posted: April 09, 2015
 
 
Former Riders President and CEO Jim Hopson said his last goodbyes on Thursday at a Regina press conference, thanking Riders fans and recalling his nine-year tenure.
Posted: March 21, 2015
 
 
Checking Down goes around the CFL for a quick update on the top receiver prospects; Jon Cornish's 2015 ambitions; Ricky Ray's shoulder and more.
Posted: March 20, 2015
 
 
The Riders have an important part of their secondary back for 2015, announcing on Friday that they've re-signed defensive back Macho Harris.
Posted: March 20, 2015
 
 
Veteran defensive back Chris McKenzie called it a career on Wednesday, signing a one-day contract and ending a career of four seasons wearing Green and White.
Posted: March 13, 2015
 
 
The calm after the free agency storm has arrived, but CFL teams never sleep. We check in around the league in the first edition of Checking Down.
Posted: March 13, 2015
 
 
With Kory Sheets potentially available, Riders assistant GM Jeremy O'Day answered questions on how likely it may be the tailback returns to Saskatchewan.
Posted: March 11, 2015
 
 
The Saskatchewan Roughriders added youth and depth at the quarterback position on Thursday, announcing the signing of 22-year-old Brett Smith.
Posted: March 11, 2015
 
 
CFL.ca takes a look into 11 free agents from last month that decided to stay and how critical doing so could be to their club's success.
Posted: March 11, 2015
 
 
Shomari Williams' second stint in Saskatchewan has come to an end. The former first overall draft pick in 2010 was released by the Riders today with LB Marvin Burdette.
Posted: March 02, 2015
 
 
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Draft Tracker

Pick Team Pos Player
1 REDBLACKS OL Mateas, Alex
2 Blue Bombers OL Chungh, Sukh
3 Argonauts OL McEwen, Sean
4 Alouettes DB Ackie, Chris
5 Lions DL Mrabure-Ajufo, Ese
6 Roughriders WR Demski, Nic
7 Eskimos OL Groulx, Danny
8 Alouettes via HAM OL Ruby, Jacob
9 Stampeders OL Lavoie, Karl
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