Winnipeg Blue Bombers add two to roster

WINNIPEG, MB., January 11, 2021 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the team has signed Winnipeg-born receiver  Macho Bockru and National defensive tackle Zach Houghron.

Bockru (6-2, 195, Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB) was a Canada West All Star in 2019 after leading the Bisons in receiving yards with 493 on 34 receptions, a total that ranked fifth in the conference. Bockru, a product of Dakota Collegiate and the Winnipeg Rifles, also had five touchdowns, which led Canada West and was tied for fourth in the nation.

Houghron (6-3, 258, Wilfrid Laurier, Toronto, ON) appeared in 22 games over four years with the Golden Hawks. He had two sacks, 7.5 tackles and two pass knockdowns in seven games in 2019.