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Former Roughrider Darian Durant will call Montreal home as he signed a three year deal on Thursday.
Former Roughrider Darian Durant will call Montreal home as he signed a three year deal on Thursday. file photo/CJME News Staff

Montreal Alouettes lock up Darian Durant for 3 years

From paNOW
January 19, 2017 - 5:36pm

After a trade that shook Rider Nation to its core, Darian Durant is officially an Alouette.

The Grey Cup winning former Roughrider quarterback was sent to Montreal just weeks before official free agency for two draft picks.

The Roughriders traded veteran quarterback Darian Durant to Montreal on Friday.
The Roughriders traded veteran quarterback Darian Durant to Montreal on Friday. Canadian Press

Rider Nation, former players react to Darian Durant trade

From paNOW
January 13, 2017 - 4:24pm

Former Saskatchewan Roughrider players and fans are reacting to the news that Darian Durant has been traded to Montreal.

Durant was a fan favourite who seemed to bleed green just as much as the 13th man.

Much like Rider Nation, TSN's Chris Schultz was shocked by the trade.

Defensive back Ed Gainey originally signed with the Roughriders in February 2016 after playing with the Hamilton Tigercats and the Montreal Alouettes.
Defensive back Ed Gainey originally signed with the Roughriders in February 2016 after playing with the Hamilton Tigercats and the Montreal Alouettes. SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS/TWITTER

Ed Gainey signs 3-year contract extension with the Roughriders

From paNOW
December 29, 2016 - 6:36am

Saskatchewan Roughrider fans can feel free to go out and buy an Ed Gainey jersey as he’ll be in green and white for the foreseeable future.

The fan favourite defensive back has signed a three-year contract extension with the Roughriders that will keep him with the team until 2019.

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