Jordan Williams-Lambert returning to Riders?
Saskatchewan Roughriders' Jordan Williams-Lambert reaches in for a touchdown as Montreal Alouettes' Dominique Ellis looks on during second half CFL action in Montreal on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter McCabe
CTV News Regina
Published Wednesday, September 4, 2019 5:28PM CST
Last Updated Thursday, September 5, 2019 9:58AM CST
Slotback Jordan Williams-Lambert could be returning to the green and white.
The CFL transaction list revealed the Illinois product was added to the Saskatchewan Roughriders' active roster late Wednesday afternoon.
However, on Wednesday evening Williams-Lambert shared a CFL Instagram post announcing the signing on his story with the caption "False news" and a puzzled emoji.
Williams-Lambert shared this post on his Instagram story on Wednesday evening.
Williams-Lambert put up 764 yards and four touchdowns with a team-leading 62 receptions last year, and was named the West Division Rookie of the Year before being released to pursue an NFL contract, eventually landing with the Chicago Bears.
After a series of preseason games in Chicago, the receiver was cut from the NFL club, opening up his return to 3 down territory.