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Riders Sign Receiver Kevin Francis

May 27, 2016 - The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today national receiver Kevin Francis has signed with the team. The Riders had acquired Francis' rights in the CFL Supplemental Draft earlier this week. Francis (6'5 - 220) has spent the last four seasons at North Carolina A&T where he played 34 career collegiate games, starting 10. The 22-year-old Brooklyn, NY native collected 17 receptions for 163 yards and was a key contributor on special teams totaling eight tackles. He was deemed an eligible national as he was originally bo... Full Story

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Riders Re-Sign Xavier Fulton

May 26, 2016 - The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced international offensive lineman Xavier Fulton has signed with the team. As per club policy, details of the contract were not released. Fulton (6'4 - 300) re-joins the Riders after becoming a free agent in February. The 30-year-old Illinois product spent the previous four seasons with the Green and White after originally being acquired from the Edmonton Eskimos in an April, 2012 trade. Fulton has started all 65 career regular season games played at left tackle after appearing in a... Full Story

Riders Sign Four from 2016 Draft Class

May 26, 2016 - The Saskatchewan Roughriders are pleased to announce the signing of four players from the 2016 CFL Draft class. Kicker Quinn Van Gylswyk, linebacker Alex Ogbongbemiga, offensive lineman Alex McKay, and receiver Joshua Stanford have all signed with the team. Van Gylswyk (6'2 - 192) was selected by the Riders in the third round, 26th overall. The 25-year-old Victoria native has spent the last three seasons at the University of British Columbia where he was named a two-time CIS All-Canadian and two-time Canada West All-S... Full Story

Riders Make Supplemental Draft Selection

May 25, 2016 - The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced the selection of national receiver Kevin Francis in the CFL Supplemental Draft. In order to obtain his rights, the Riders have surrendered their third round selection in next year's CFL Draft. Francis (6'5 - 220) has spent the last four seasons at North Carolina A&T where he played 34 career collegiate games, starting 10. The 22-year-old Brooklyn, NY native collected 17 receptions for 163 yards and was a key contributor on special teams totaling eight tackles. "We had a chance t... Full Story


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