With more than 30 years of coaching under his belt, Richard Kent is now entering his ninth season with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Kent joined the club in the 2013 season and helped the defence lead the league in nine categories including takeaways, interceptions and passing touchdowns allowed and was part of the Grey Cup winning coaching staff.

Prior to being with the Roughriders, Kent spent time with the Montreal Alouettes and the Toronto Argonauts.

Kent’s coaching career also includes nine seasons with NFL Europe, and 15 years of college ball including with Clemson where he won the ACC Championship and the 1986 Gator Bowl.