September 10, 2019 6:47 pm
Updated: September 11, 2019 8:17 am

Jordan Williams-Lambert back with Saskatchewan Roughriders after NFL tryout

Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Jordan Williams-Lambert (84) warms up before CFL action against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in Regina on Nov. 11, 2018.

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Receiver Jordan Williams-Lambert is returning to the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

After getting cut by the Chicago Bears following the NFL pre-season, Williams-Lambert signed a deal with the Roughriders that will keep him with Saskatchewan through 2020.

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The six-foot-three, 228-pound Ball State graduate was the CFL West’s rookie of the year last season after making 62 catches for 764 yards and four touchdowns.

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Williams-Lambert, 25, had five receptions for 49 yards in three pre-season games with Chicago.

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