The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced free agent national receiver Shamawd Chambers has signed with the team. As per club policy, details of the contract were not released.
Chambers (6'3 – 219) signs with the Green and White after spending the last four seasons with the Edmonton Eskimos after originally being selected by the team in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 2012 CFL Draft.
Through 50 career regular season games, Chambers has recorded 112 receptions for 1,234 yards and seven touchdowns.
He won his first Grey Cup championship with the Eskimos in 2015 and was named the game's Most Valuable Canadian.