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Quick Hits | WPG 37 EDM 22

34 mins ago | Ed Tait
5 Quick Hits from Edmonton and the Bombers win over the Elks Saturday night at Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium… 1.  OPENING THOUGHTS: It had all the elements of a prototypical ...

Game Preview | WPG at EDM

September 17, 2021 | Ed Tait
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS (5-1) at EDMONTON ELKS (2-3) THE 4-1-1 Kickoff: Saturday, 8:45 p.m. CT TV: TSN, ESPN+ Radio: 680 CJOB; Sirius XM (Canada Talks, channel 167). BetRegal.ca odds: Blue Bombers ...

3 Storylines: WPG at EDM

September 17, 2021 | Ed Tait
EDMONTON – It was over many, many years – decades even – that whenever yours truly typed in an ‘Edmonton’ place line at the top of a Winnipeg Blue Bombers game story, what invariably followed ...

“We still want to go out there and play ball, no matter who lines up”

September 16, 2021 | Ed Tait
Just a guess, but we expect the following phrase was heard repeatedly all over both Edmonton and Winnipeg early Thursday afternoon and well into the evening: ‘Alexa, who is Taylor ...

“We’re getting better every week”

September 15, 2021 | Ed Tait
Seldom does a day go by without someone from across the Canadian Football League piling up the praise for the men who make up the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defence. And clearly with good reason given ...

Quick Hits | Week 7 — Day 2

September 15, 2021 | Ed Tait
5 Quick Hits from Wednesday: Day 2 of the Blue Bombers practice week — and a closed-to-the-media session – leading up to Saturday’s meeting against the Elks in Edmonton: 1. ...

Blue Bombers, AMC, EIC partner to honour National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 15, 2021 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., September 2, 2021 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers, together with the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, Exchange Income Corporation (EIC), and the Edmonton Elks, today announce a partnership ...

“He’s a very likeable guy”

September 14, 2021 | Ed Tait
Al Mourtada discovered something along the way from packing up his cleats and bouncing from one combine and kicking camp to another, from a training camp invite here, to an open tryout ...

Quick Hits | Week 7 — Day 1

September 14, 2021 | Ed Tait
5 Quick Hits from Tuesday – Day 1 of the Blue Bombers practice week leading up to Saturday’s meeting against the Elks in Edmonton: 1. BANJO BOWL BRAWL FALLOUT: Still lots of chatter ...

Blue Bombers receive the 2019 Order of the Buffalo Hunt

September 14, 2021 | Staff
WINNIPEG, MB., September 14, 2021 – At a ceremony at IG Field today, Premier Kelvin Goertzen invested the Grey Cup-winning 2019 Winnipeg Blue Bombers into the Order of the Buffalo Hunt. “The ...

Upon Further Review | SSK 9 WPG 33

September 13, 2021 | Ed Tait
It was early Saturday evening, not long after the Winnipeg Blue Bombers had put the finishing touches on a dominant win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the Banjo Bowl, when Adam Bighill took ...

“It’s why we live for game day so much” | Tailgating back at IG Field

September 12, 2021 | Ed Tait
It’s Blue Bombers game day and Mike Brisson has been up since well before the crack of dawn. And not long after he wiped the sleep from his eyes Brisson was working on setting up his elaborate ...

Game Recap | SSK 9 WPG 33

September 11, 2021 | Ed Tait
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have settled into first place in the Canadian Football League’s West Division, thank-you very much, and with every passing week are sending this heavy-fisted ...

Quick Hits | SSK 9 WPG 33

September 11, 2021 | Ed Tait
5 Quick Hits from the Bombers win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the 17th annual Banjo Bowl: 1.  OPENING THOUGHTS: The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have settled into first place in the Canadian ...

Game Preview | Banjo Bowl

September 10, 2021 | Ed Tait
SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS (3-1) at WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS (4-1) THE 4-1-1 Kickoff: Today, 3 p.m. CT, IG Field. TV: TSN, ESPN+, Yare Radio: 680 CJOB; Sirius XM (Canada Talks, channel ...

3 Storylines | Banjo Bowl

September 10, 2021 | Ed Tait
The opening act of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers-Saskatchewan Roughriders annual doubleheader was – to borrow a phrase from the late, great wrestling commentator Ed Whalen – a ...

Quick Hits | Week 6, Day 2

September 9, 2021 | Ed Tait
5 Quick Hits from Thursday – Day 2 of the Blue Bombers practice week leading up to Saturday’s annual Banjo Bowl matchup with the Saskatchewan Roughriders at IG Field: 1. TASTY STEW: ...

Jefferson to mark 100 career CFL games with Banjo Bowl

September 9, 2021 | Ed Tait
It’s a big number and an even bigger accomplishment – 100 games in the Canadian Football League – that just seems to perfectly fit a big player and even bigger character like Willie ...

“I don’t think you can stare in the rearview mirror and admire it for too long”

September 8, 2021 | Ed Tait
They are leading all the juicy and meaningful statistical categories the Canadian Football League tracks – points allowed, second down conversion rate against and turnovers forced among ...
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