Sunday, June 30, 2019

Riders Depth Chart/Tidbits For Canada Day Game vs Toronto

--The first Canada Day regular season game in the CFL happened in 1984 and featured Toronto vs Saskatchewan 

--This will be the 21st regular season game to be played on Canada Day with Saskatchewan hosting four of them---the last in 2017 vs Winnipeg 

--Do you remember Canada Day 2010?  The Riders beat the Alouettes 54-51 in overtime. The teams combined for 13 TD's and over 1000 yds of offence. 

--Shaq Evans scored his first CFL TD last week snapping an 18-game TD-less streak. Last season Evans recorded the most receiving yards in CFL history (785) by any player without a TD catch. 

-- Charleston Hughes recorded two sacks last week to move up to 116 in 166 career games. He has had at least one sack in 80 of his 166 career games. 

--Through the first two weeks of the season, the Riders lead the CFL in rushing attempts with 57

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