Buffalo native Naaman Roosevelt has re-signed with the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders.
The wide receiver agreed to a one-year contract for a fifth season with the Riders.
"Glad to be home ... now let’s work!!!
#ridernation," he tweeted.
Last season, Roosevelt, 31, had 48 catches for 570 yards and four touchdowns in the regular season and added seven catches for 79 yards in the playoffs. In four seasons, he has 224 catches for 3,188 yards and 19 touchdowns and had more than 1,000 yards in 2016 and '17.
A former St. Joe’s star quarterback, Roosevelt still is the University at Buffalo’s career receiving leader. He helped the Bulls to their only Mid-American Conference championship in 2008. He made the Buffalo Bills’ roster in 2010 and 2011, catching 25 passes combined in those seasons. His big highlight was a 60-yard catch-and-run TD from Ryan Fitzpatrick against the Giants in 2011.
After bouncing around NFL practice squads the next two years, Roosevelt made the move in 2014 to the CFL, where his short-area quickness has helped him with the 65-yard wide field.
Another term for the President.
Welcome back, Naaman!
— Saskatchewan Roughriders (@sskroughriders) February 15, 2019