CFL Draft

Ed Tait’s Top 5 Draft Classes in Bomber History

April 21, 2017 | Ed Tait
There have been first-round busts and late-round steals. They have found hall of famers and whiffed on supposed “can’t miss” prospects. The draft history of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, ...

Canadian Content

April 20, 2017 | Ed Tait
A quick trivia question to begin… What do Chris Walby, Joe Poplawski, Doug Brown, Andrew Harris, Jamaal Westerman, Bob Cameron, Gerald Wilcox, Ken Nielsen, Bob Swift and Jim Heighton all have in ...

April Scouting Bureau Ranking

April 13, 2017 | Ed Tait
Justin Senior topped the list last September. He was still first in December. And when the Canadian Football League’s Scouting Bureau released its final 2017 draft rankings on Thursday, the ...

Geoff Gray | Pro Day

March 30, 2017 | Ed Tait
Geoff Gray did all the things a guy is supposed to do on a Pro Day with both National Football League and Canadian Football League scouts eyeballing his every move. He lifted weights. He jumped ...

Friday Stars: Ravens make their mark on Day 1

March 25, 2017 |
With the first day of the combine in the books,’s Marshall Ferguson weighs in with his three stars of Friday.

Preview: Getting you primed for the 2017 CFL Combine

March 23, 2017 |
The lights are on and the scouts are watching as the CFL Combine presented by adidas gets under way in Regina.

Preview: Regional combine circuit caps off in Regina

March 21, 2017 |
45 players in Regina will complete the regional combine circuit on Thursday at the Western Regional Combine at Evraz Place.

Q&A with GM Kyle Walters

March 16, 2017 | Ed Tait
They’ve watched enough film to make their eyeballs bleed. They’ve travelled across North America to watch countless games and practices in front of capacity crowds and near-empty stadiums. And in ...

Preview: Hopes run high with Ontario Regional Combine

March 15, 2017 |
Top prospects look to make an impression on Friday, as the Ontario Regional Combine takes place in Toronto.

5 players to track at the Ontario Regional Combine

March 13, 2017 |
With the second of three regional combines set to arrive, we check in on some of the prospects to track at the Toronto Regional Combine.

GM Kyle Walters on Draft Preparations

March 6, 2017 | Ed Tait
There are certain dates Winnipeg Blue Bombers GM Kyle Walters always has circled on his calendar. The opening of free agency is one. Ditto of the Canadian Football League Draft. The start of ...

Rapid Fire: Michael Couture

May 13, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
Get to know 10th overall draft pick and new Bomber, Michael Couture, with his draft night Rapid Fire.   What is your nickname? Kootch What was your college major? Criminology What is the ...

Mike Couture: A rookie with local Connections

May 11, 2016 | Ed Tait
May 12, 2016 They love his versatility, his toughness, and his upside. And the bonus for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in selecting Simon Fraser University offensive lineman Michael Couture 10th ...

2016 CFL Draft Breakdown

May 11, 2016 | Ed Tait
TRENT CORNEY Selected: Second round, 9th overall Position: Defensive end School: Virginia Height: 6-3 Weight: 255 lbs Notable: Started 11 of Virginia’s 12 games last year with the Cavaliers and ...

Trent Corney: Charisma and athleticism

May 11, 2016 | Ed Tait
May 11, 2016 First, the formalities – Trent Corney is absolutely jacked to be a Winnipeg Blue Bomber and thrilled the club made him their first pick in the 2016 Canadian Football League ...

Rapid Fire – Trent Corney

May 11, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
Newest Bomber, Trent Corney, answered a few quick questions on draft night to let Bomber fans get a glimpse at their newest defensive lineman. Want to know more about Trent? Take a look at his ...

Bold moves, twists and turns highlight 2016 CFL Draft

May 10, 2016 |
They may have had the fewest picks in the draft, but it didn’t stop the Saskatchewan Roughriders from making the biggest splash.

The new blue crew

May 10, 2016 | Ed Tait
May 10, 2016 Kyle Walters and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers have spent the last few years at the ready during the Canadian Football League’s Draft, cued up to spit out a name not long after the ...

Blue Bombers pleased with 2016 CFL Draft

May 10, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB –  General Manager Kyle Walters along with the rest of the management and coaching staff of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, are extremely pleased with the players they’ve selected ...

Bombers select Trent Corney 9th, Michael Couture 10th

May 10, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
With the 9th and 10th overall picks in the CFL Draft, the Bombers selected defensive end Trent Corney from Virginia and offensive lineman Michael Couture from Simon Fraser. Follow us on snapchat ...