Riders Fans Have High Hopes for the 2017 Season

It looks like you can’t keep a Rider fan down.

When Insightrix asked the people of Saskatchewan for their predictions and opinions on how they think the Saskatchewan Roughriders will do in the 2017 season, it turned out a majority of Roughriders fans (73%) reported they believe the Riders will do somewhat or much better this season, compared to last.

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An infographic representing Riders fan sentiment based on fans’ exact predictions for the coming season – words repeated more often are displayed larger than those used less often.

Rider fans have tentative opinions about their roster
Twenty-nine percent (29%) agree, either somewhat or strongly, changes made to the roster have been positive. However, 16% disagree (somewhat or strongly) and state the roster changes have been negative.

Welcome new Mosaic
Riders fans who have been there are much more enthusiastic about their new stadium. When we asked Riders fans what they thought about where the Riders do business, the new Mosaic Stadium, most fans’ (92%) opinions of the venue ran from pretty good to awesome. Only 3% of those surveyed believe the stadium needs improvement.

 


Presley Predicts is back!
So far, our CMO, Presley, has made his first pick of the season. Check out the video on the site, and watch Presley make his pick to find out who he thinks will win the season opener.

In previous years, he’s picked with as high as 70% accuracy over the season. Presley will be lending his predicting abilities to LetsGoRiders for the entire season, so check back often to get his picks!

LetsGoRiders.com mission is to remain a fan-sourced, information-based website for Rider patrons to share their pre-game thoughts, see their social media fan pics, share game day tweets, read up on the latest Rider news and participate in fun facts via the LetsGoRiders.com blog – and most importantly – immerse themselves with fellow Rider fans of the team that makes us all bleed green!

Did you miss out on your opportunity to have your say on how the Roughriders will do this year?

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All season, Insightrix will be hosting the LetsGoRiders website – a place where Riders fans can huddle up and be heard about issues that really matter to Riders fans.

Join up right now, speak out and make your opinion known.