Roberts re-joined the Gee-Gees coaching staff in April of 2017 after receiving the 2016 Gino Fracas Award as the U SPORTS volunteer coach of the year for his work as special teams coordinator at Queen’s. Roberts has previously been the defensive coordinator for uOttawa from 2004-08 and linebackers coach from 1992-94.
Roberts also coached with the Ottawa Renegades and Hamilton Tiger Cats, Concordia Stingers, and was head coach of the Vanier College Cheetahs from 1987-91. He led Vanier to three Bol D’Or championships. Roberts has also been teaching in the Ottawa Carleton District School Board for 19 years, along with 12 years as a teacher in Montreal.