Roughriders get past Blue Bombers

Roughriders get past Blue Bombers

Darian Durant passed for 301 yards with an interception and a touchdown run Sunday, as the Saskatchewan Roughriders defeated the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 27-23.

The Roughriders were a 9.5-point favorite in the game, but were unable to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (57.5).

Wes Cates rushed for a pair of touchdowns for Saskatchewan and Weaton Dressler caught five passes for 77 yards.

Buck Pierce passed for 243 yards with an interception for Winnipeg and Fred Reid rushed for 43 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries.