Riders’ Ese Mrabure saves 4-year-old fan’s first game

Michael Owens couldn’t wait to take his four-year-old son to his first Roughrider game, but his plans were put in jeopardy when his van was broken into and his tickets stolen. Hoping to salvage the game for his son, Kyler, ...

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Scarborough double threat waits to get on fast track with Lions

Shaquille Murray-Lawrence was six years old the first time he stepped onto a football field. The Scarborough Thunder jersey he wore was almost as big as he was then, but once he got a taste of the game, he knew ...

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Shaq Attack: Former track star learns ropes in bruising backfield

He is roughly 17 inches shorter and 140 pounds lighter. But for Lions running back Shaquille Murray-Lawrence, the name has everything to do with Shaquille O’Neal, the once-in-a-lifetime talent who took the NBA by storm immediately after being drafted by ...

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Riders grab two Canadians from B.C. Lions who declined practice roster spots

Defensive lineman Ese Mrabure-Ajufo and offensive lineman Dillon Guy are headed to Saskatchewan, per CFL sources. The pair of Canadians were offered practice roster spots by B.C. but both declined, which allowed the Riders to add them to their active roster. ...

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