“It’s hard. It’s hard right now.”

15 hours ago | Ed Tait
Mike O’Shea has never been one to openly showcase his emotions. He’s a rock on the sidelines during a game and through the practice week, only occasionally flashing a grin or a grimace. Yet the ...

Free Agent Round Up

November 24, 2023 | Ed Tait
It is as daunting a list as it is long, and as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers head into full offseason mode it has already led to some serious hang-wringing and nail-biting among the loyal ...

Upon Further Review | 110th Grey Cup

November 21, 2023 | Ed Tait
It was long ago billed as ‘garbage bag day’ because it’s that moment at the end of the year when players gather for a last time in the locker room before packing up for a long offseason. And when ...

Game Recap | WPG 24 MTL 28

November 19, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMILTON – It’s not only about a dynasty denied that’s going to eat away at the Winnipeg Blue Bombers right now, tomorrow, next week and in the years to follow. That lost potential place in ...

The Playbook | 110th Grey Cup

November 18, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMLTON – It’s always about the right here and right now, of course, for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. And yet, it’s now about the history they could make in the 110th Grey Cup with one more epic ...

Photo Gallery: November 18, 2023

November 18, 2023 | Staff

Game Preview | 110th Grey Cup

November 18, 2023 | Ed Tait
Scene setter:  A first time Grey Cup championship featuring these two squads with the Blue Bombers, first in the West, advancing after knocking off the B.C. Lions in the divisional final. The ...

48-Hour Primer | Grey Cup

November 17, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMILTON – The transformation can unfold methodically, slowly evolving from one quarter to the next. Or it can come and disappear in a nanosecond – like a Bruce Banner/Incredible Hulk moment – ...

Brady Oliveira named CFL’s Most Oustanding Canadian

November 16, 2023 | Ed Tait
Brady Oliveira has long waved the flag for Winnipeg, for the Blue Bombers and for Canadian football players everywhere. It was somehow fitting then, that on Thursday night at the Fallsview Casino ...

Photo Gallery: November 16, 2023

November 16, 2023 | Staff

“All I want is for us to feel that again, to get it back again.”

November 16, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMILTON – The traffic was constant, with one media type after another – some with TV cameras and the accompanying bright lights, others with old-school notebooks – all pit-stopping at Jermarcus ...

“Hometown boy playing for his hometown team as the starting running back. That’s a dream.”

November 15, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMILTON – Somewhere amidst the giant blob of humanity was Brady Oliveira, all decked out in his familiar #20 Winnipeg Blue Bombers jersey. And as the blob gradually moved forward inch by inch – ...

“That’s probably the loudest I’ve ever heard the fans. Crazy. Wild.”

November 14, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMILTON – Adam Bighill stood on the sidelines at Tim Hortons Field Tuesday afternoon as the sun set on a pristine November day in Steeltown, watching his Winnipeg Blue Bombers teammates put the ...

Coach O’Shea reaching legendary status

November 14, 2023 | Ed Tait
HAMILTON – Mike O’Shea began squirming in his seat long before the question had been finished and then instantly attempted to stiff-arm the narrative to the ground before it gained ...


November 13, 2023 | Ed Tait
Funny thing about sports and scripts and, in particular, how they apply to the Canadian Football League and a 110th Grey Cup match up featuring the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Montreal ...

Upon Further Review | Western Final

November 12, 2023 | Ed Tait
It was well after midnight on Saturday — long after the Winnipeg Blue Bombers had driven home the last nail on their Western Final victory over the B.C. Lions – and the sounds of ...

Game Recap | West Final BC 13 WPG 24

November 11, 2023 | Ed Tait
A question to the rest of the Canadian Football League from this prairie outpost smack dab in the heart of the country: Sick of us yet? The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are headed to the Grey Cup game ...

In My Words | Rasheed Bailey

November 11, 2023 | Rasheed Bailey
Presented by: We’re in a sweet spot right now. This time, this place, this moment all coming together just as we all hoped. The West Final. One win away from another shot at glory. One of the ...

The Playbook | West Final

November 10, 2023 | Ed Tait
It’s been a staple of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers offensive script for eons now, even before Brady Oliveira morphed into the Canadian Football League’s leading rusher and battering ram this ...

Game Preview | West Final

November 10, 2023 | Ed Tait
Scene setter:  The top two teams in the West Division meet in a rematch of last year’s West Final in what could be – should be – another Canadian Football League classic. The Blue Bombers ...