May 10, 2016

The 2016 CFL Draft Fact Sheet

The CFL Draft is here.

 Vice President of Football Operations, General Manager and Head Coach Chris Jones and the Rider front office are on the clock, and you can stay on top of all the coverage throughout one of the biggest days on the CFL calendar.

Here are the details for how to watch and follow the draft, and when you can expect the Riders to pick.


When: Today at 5:00pm

How to watch on TV: TSN2 from 7:00-8:00pm (eastern), 5:00-6:00 (Saskatchewan), and TSNGo from 8:00pm (eastern, 6:00pm Saskatchewan), till the conclusion

How to follow online: Download the Riders mobile app for live updates, push notifications after every pick, press conferences, features and interviews.  You can also follow us at, TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

Also, follow along with the CFL Draft Tracker

Events: Tuesday, May 10th: Great Canadian Brewhouse – The first ever Saskatchewan Roughriders Draft Party. Begins at 4:30pm and will continue until the Chris Jones and the rest of the Football Operations staff arrives to meet and greet the fans at the conclusion of the draft.

Justin Capicciotti will be there to hang out with the fans and talk football as well.


Full Riders Draft Order: 

Round One: No. 1

Round Three: No. 24 (from Calgary) No. 26 (from Edmonton)

Round Four: No. 35 (from Hamilton via Edmonton)

Round Five: No. 36

Round Six: No. 52 (from Ottawa)

Round Eight: No. 62