Ed Tait

“We’ve got to play three-phase football.”

6 hours ago | Ed Tait
There are no quick fixes here for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. No potion to quickly throw down like a shot and no magic wand to wave over their problems and make all the bad stuff instantly ...

Need to Know | Week 3

June 17, 2024 | Ed Tait
It should come as no surprise that as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers returned to work Monday in the wake of their surprising, disappointing — perhaps shocking — 0-2 start to the 2024 ...

Upon Further Review | WPG 19 OTT 23

June 15, 2024 | Ed Tait
It was late Thursday-almost Friday inside the Winnipeg Blue Bombers locker room at TD Place in Ottawa and there amidst the quiet commotion sat Drew Wolitarsky slumped in a chair across from ...

Game Recap | WPG 19 OTT 23

June 13, 2024 | Ed Tait
OTTAWA – Injuries are piling up – as are the losses – and now even Mother Nature seems to have a serious hate-on for a Winnipeg Blue Bombers team that has been so dominant for so long. The ...

The Lede: “I feel like I’m always trying to prove myself.”

June 13, 2024 | Ed Tait
OTTAWA — Johnny Augustine knows his all lines and has memorized all his cues — that much is surely a given now for Winnipeg Blue Bombers fans who have witnessed him step in and do ...

Game Preview | WPG @ OTT

June 12, 2024 | Ed Tait
Game #2: Blue Bombers at RedBlacks Kickoff: Thursday, June 13th , 6:30 p.m. CDT; TD Place, Ottawa, Ont. TV/Streaming: TSN 1/3, RDS; CFL+ Radio: 680 CJOB Streaks: Wpg: 1L; Ott: season-opener ...

48-Hour Primer | WPG at OTT

June 11, 2024 | Ed Tait
His life is a book begging to be written, with his accomplishments on the field and his knowledge of the game also meaning he could likely walk right into a professional coaching gig if he so ...

“I love the kid like a brother.”

June 10, 2024 | Ed Tait
Needless to say, but we’ll say it anyway — this is a massive week for Dru Brown, the former Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback who will lead his new squad against his old one this week in ...

Need to Know | Week 2

June 9, 2024 | Ed Tait
It was a tough opening act for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, from dropping their season opener in front of another 30K-plus home crowd in such an uncharacteristic fashion, to seeing star kicker ...

Upon Further Review | Mtl 27 Wpg 12

June 7, 2024 | Ed Tait
It’s not wise in the sportswriting/reporting world to make assumptions or put words in anyone’s mouth. That said, if we were to summarize the collective reaction from Winnipeg Blue Bombers ...