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Roughriders fans blow up Twitter after Chamblin, Taman firings

Excitement, optimism, reflection: Saskatchewan Roughriders fans have plenty to say about the firing of Corey Chamblin and Brendan Taman.

Bob Dyce named interim Head Coach, Jeremy O'Day interim general manager

Saskatchewan Roughriders fans have plenty to say following an 0-9 start. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Thornhill)

It wasn't shocking news for all, but Saskatchewan Roughriders fans have plenty to say about the firing of Corey Chamblin and Brendan Taman.

The Riders fired their head coach and general manager on Monday night, one day after losing 35-13 to the Ottawa Redblacks.

Here is how it unfolded on social media:

The big news

A time to celebrate for many

A change was needed

Fans say 'Thank you' to Chamblin, Taman

Debating the replacements

Hope for the future

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