Roughriders ink LB Dean to 1 year extension

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have inked linebacker Larry Dean to a one-year extension.

The American linebacker started all 18 regular-season games for the Riders last year, and was second in the league in total tackles with 108.

Riders announce coaching additions

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are pleased to announce its coaching and football operations staff for the 2023 season.

ANDRÉ BOLDUC – Run Game Coordinator and Running Backs Coach

DEL COWSETTE – Defensive Line Coach

NAAMAN ROOSEVELT – Offensive Assistant

DREW TATE – Receivers Coach

ANTHONY VITALE – Offensive Line Coach


Defensive Coordinator Jason Shivers, Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach Kelly Jeffrey, Special Teams Coordinator Kent Maugeri, and assistant coaches Deion Melvin and Marcus Klund round out Head Coach Craig Dickenson’s coaching staff.

The Roughriders Football Operations department will continue under the leadership of Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Jeremy O’Day with the assistance of AGMs Paul Jones and Kyle Carson.

Jordan Greenly, formerly the Manager of Football Operations, has been promoted to Director of Football Operations, working alongside Football Operations Coordinator Chase Pelletier.

The Club welcomed Greg Mayer as its new Head Athletic Therapist this offseason. Mayer was previously the athletic therapist with the Regina Pats, a position he had held since 2004. In addition to having over 1,500 WHL games under his belt, Mayer has served as a trainer with Team Canada in the World Juniors as well as with the Roughriders during training camp.

Manager of Equipment Gordon Gilroy, Manager of Video and Analytics Nick Bowley and Strength and Conditioning Trainer Clinton Spencer, alongside their staff, also remain with the Club.


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