CFL Game Summary - Calgary at Saskatchewan
(Sunday, September 23rd)
Final Score: Saskatchewan 30, Calgary 25
Regina, SK (Sports Network) - Darian Durant threw for 264 yards and two
touchdowns to lead the Saskatchewan Roughriders to a 30-25 win over the
Calgary Stampeders on Sunday.
Durant completed 22-of-35 passes, including eight to Weston Dressler for 98
yards and a touchdown for the Roughriders (6-6), winners in three of their
Kevin Glenn threw for 270 yards and a pair of touchdowns -- both to Marquay
McDaniel -- on 24-of-38 efficiency for the Stampeders (7-5), who had a four-
game winning streak snapped.
After forcing a fumble on the first play from scrimmage, Calgary got on the
board when Rene Paredes booted a 33-yard field goal.
But Saskatchewan answered with a touchdown to go up 7-3. Drew Willy's 1-yard
plunge capped a 12-play, 67-yard march.
Glenn connected with McDaniel for a 10-yard touchdown in the early part of the
second quarter to give the Stampeders the lead. Calgary went 52 yards on five
plays, highlighted by a 19-yard run-and-catch by Scott McHenery.
Sandro DeAngelis' 38-yarder tied the game at 10-10. Back-to-back long gains on
passes to Dressler put the ball in Calgary territory, but Durant's pass on
2nd-and-7 was incomplete and the Riders settled for the field goal.
Calgary went up 13-10 when Paredes nailed a 37-yarder, but the Roughriders
scored 17 unanswered points to go up 27-13.
DeAngelis capped an 7-play march with a 22-yard field goal.
Glenn's pass on the next play was intercepted by Joe Lobendahn and
Saskatchewan needed just two plays to find the end zone as Durant hooked up
with Dressler for an 11-yard TD pass.
Tristian Jackson returned a Calgary punt 32 yards and two plays later Durant
connected with Taj Smith on a 30-yard TD strike.
Calgary rallied for 12 points in the fourth. Paredes' 44-yarder pulled the
Stamps within 27-16 and Glenn's 7-yard touchdown pass, followed by a two-point
conversion and a 90-yard single made it 27-25.
DeAngelis added a 37-yard field goal with 20 seconds remaining and Glenn's
pass in the final seconds was intercepted and Saskatchewan held on for the
The Roughriders are 4-2 at home this season ... Despite the loss, Calgary
leads the all-time series 119-88-9.
09/23 19:50:32 ET
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