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Chamblin Staying in Saskatchewan Staff

REGINA -- He led the Saskatchewan Roughriders to a victory in the 101st Grey Cup, and followed that up by being named the 2013 Coach of the Year.

Today, Corey Chamblin can add a multi-year contract extension to his list of recent accomplishments.

At a press conferece in the team's locker room at Mosaic Stadium on Thursday, the team announced that their head coach of two seasons has signed an extension that will keep him in Saskatchewan through the 2017 season.

“Corey is an integral part of what we do as a team on-field. He is a well-respected, intelligent coach that has high expectations for his players,” stated GM Brendan Taman.

“Keeping him on our sidelines was an important component for our Club moving forward.”

Chamblin has spent two seasons as Riders head coach, amassing a 19-17 regular-season record and 3-1 playoff mark, including one Grey Cup victory.

Fan Comments
als rule
holy cow another huge surprise!!
March 13, 2014 - 9:00pm
This is good news.

I heard a rumour that Timmies is still offering free turnovers to the Stamps fans to commemorate the 2013 West Final.

March 13, 2014 - 7:46pm
Now extend Durant and Saskatchewan will have a bright future.
March 13, 2014 - 5:02pm
Orange & Black
With all the key players that flew the coop this off season, the Riders will have to recruit from the Regina Rams to field a team this season!
March 14, 2014 - 3:56am
And they will still finish first.
March 14, 2014 - 11:22am
Not to mention some of the high school talent in this province that will soon be available
March 15, 2014 - 4:31pm