Riders preseason game to be moved following tentative CFL deal: TSN

According to TSN Football Insider Dave Naylor, a preseason game scheduled for May 23 between the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Winnipeg Blue Bombers will be moved.

Naylor said on Twitter the official announcement is expected Thursday.

Hearing Monday May 23rd preseason game (@Wpg_BlueBombers at @sskroughriders) will be moved. Announcement expected Thursday. #CFL #CFLPA

— Dave Naylor (@TSNDaveNaylor) May 19, 2022

The preseason schedule change follows word the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the Canadian Football League Players Association (CFLPA) reached a tentative deal on a collective bargaining agreement Wednesday night.

The CFL and the CFLPA have reached a tentative agreement, subject to ratification.

— CFL (@CFL) May 19, 2022

The tentative agreement is pending ratification by CFLPA members.

Attention #TeamCFLPA members, a new membership communication was just sent to all of you.#CFL #CFLPA

— CFLPA (@CFLPA) May 19, 2022

According to Naylor, the agreement is a seven-year term.