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Craig Slater

'Pick-six' sparks Roughriders to victory

REGINA—Willie Jefferson made the big play when it mattered most.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders' defensive end soaked up spotlight as only he could in his team's thrilling 19-12 victory yesterday over the Edmonton Eskimos after snagging a Mike Reilly pass attempt and returning it 49 yards for a go-ahead touchdown with less than two minutes left in the game.