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Riders’ Tim Williams tears Achilles, Sterling Shippy breaks foot

REGINA — The injury bug is feasting at Mosaic Stadium.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders lost two d-lineman over the weekend, according to a report from Global Regina’s Taylor Shire.

Riders head coach Craig Dickenson told reporters on Monday that Tim Williams tore his Achilles on Friday and that Sterling Shippy broke his foot in Saturday’s Green and White game.

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Dickenson lamented his team’s injury situation while talking with the media, as Murray McCormick of the Regina Leader-Post shared:

Williams marks the fifth player on the team to suffer an Achilles injury. He is out for the season.

Dickenson did tell reporters in Regina that Edem and McInnis’ injuries shouldn’t be too serious.

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