OTTAWA (3-0-1) at SASKATCHEWAN (0-3)
WHEN: 7:00 pm Sask Time, Friday, July 22/2016
WHERE: Mosaic Stadium Regina
BROADCAST: TSN, ESPN3, 620 CKRM Rider Radio Network, Sirius/XM CH 171
FORECAST: Sunny, 26 degrees Celsius, 79 Fahrenheit
ODDS: Bodog - Ottawa favoured by 6-points
REFEREE: Al Bradbury
FEAT. ALUMNI: Mike Strickland, Ventson Donelson, Marshall Hamilton, Gerry Felner
ANTHEM SINGER: Amy Nelson of Regina
GAME DAY SPONSOR: Young's Equipment
RIDERS: Home 0-2, Vs East 0-1
REDBLACKS: Road 3-0, Vs West 1-0
RIDER OFFENSE: RUSH 7TH, PASS 3RD, OVERALL 4TH
QB Mitchell Gale makes his first pro start (247 yards, 56.7%, 1 TD) ... WR Naaman Roosevelt leads the club in receiving (295 yards, 0 TDs) ... RB Curtis Steele leads the club in rushing (118 yards) ... Riders are 4th in points scored and 1st in fewest sacks allowed.
REDBLACK OFFENSE: RUSH 2ND, PASS 1ST, OVERALL 1ST
QB Trevor Harris is the CFL's leading passer (1475 yards, 82.5%, 9 TDs, 1 INT) ... WR Chris Williams leads the league in receiving (556 yards, 6 TDs) ... Running back Trevon Van is their leading rusher (133 yards) ... Ottawa is #1 in points scored and 5th in sacks allowed.
RIDER DEFENSE: RUSH 7TH, PASS 6TH, OVERALL 7TH
DE A.C. Leonard leads the club in sacks (2) ... CB Justin Cox leads in INT (1) ... LB Greg Jones leads in tackles (16) ... Sask is 9th in points allowed and 8th in sacks.
REDBLACK DEFENSE: RUSH 1ST, PASS 4TH, OVERALL 3RD
LB Arnaud Gascon-Nadon leads the team in sacks (3) ... LB David Hinds leads in INT (1) ... DB Antoine Pruneau leads in tackles (19) ... OTT is 4th in points allowed and 9th in sacks.
RIDER SPEC TEAMS: K Tyler Crapigna is 10/12 on FGs which is 83.3% (3rd-best) ... P Josh Bartel is 3rd in punting average (46.1) ... Kendial Lawrence leads in PR and KR yards ... Greg Jones and Graig Newman lead in ST tackles (4).
REDBLACK SPEC TEAMS: K Chris Milo is 11/15 on FGs which 73% (5th-best) ... P Zack Medeiros is 8th in punting average (42.9) ... Tristan Jackson leads in PR yardage and J. Smith leads in KR yards ... John Boyett and Malik Jackson lead in ST tackles (4).
RAMS 50/50: Your Regina Ram Alumni require Ram 50/50 sellers Friday night at the Rider Game. The time requirement is 6:00 pm until the end of half time. Comp tickets are available and you can bring a friend! Please contact Larry Mueller at 306-539-9541