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The Doug Brown Story

October 18, 2016 | Ed Tait
The first thing anyone in football noticed about Doug Brown was always the obvious: his 6-foot-8 frame and his long arms forever had coaches drooling about his potential. So yes, genetics gave ...

Doug Brown Final 2016 Ring of Honour Inductee

October 18, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., Oct. 18, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Doug Brown as the ninth and final inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

The Herb Gray Story

October 3, 2016 | Ed Tait
Herb Gray carved out a hall-of-fame football career during his days with the University of Texas and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, so much so that just about every superlative imaginable has been ...

Herb Gray To Be Inducted Into Ring Of Honour

October 3, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., October 3, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Herb Gray as the eighth inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

The Bud Grant Story

September 26, 2016 | Ed Tait
Bud Grant is on the line and, at age 89, is still sounding sharp, still spinning tales, and still so full of life. As Grant is to become the latest addition to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Ring of ...

Bud Grant to be inducted into Ring of Honour

September 26, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., September 26, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Bud Grant as the seventh inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

The Leo Lewis Story

September 14, 2016 | Ed Tait
His legend lives to this day through still photos, hall of fame video clips from his 12 years with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, and from those old enough – and fortunate enough – to have seen ...

Leo Lewis Next Ring of Honour Inductee

September 14, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., Sept. 14, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Leo Lewis as the sixth inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at Investors ...

The Dieter Brock Story

September 7, 2016 | Ed Tait
He was nicknamed ‘The Birmingham Rifle’ and if you saw him unleash deep throws or whistle quick outs, it was clear the moniker more than fit. ‘The Birmingham Howitzer’ would have worked. Ditto ...

Dieter Brock to be inducted into Ring of Honour

September 7, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., September 7, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Dieter Brock as the fifth inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

The Milt Stegall Story

July 29, 2016 | Ed Tait
He really needs no introduction in these parts. He is sporting royalty in Winnipeg and among the greatest to ever pull on a Blue Bomber uniform. He is such an icon, such a legend, that he is ...

Milt Stegall to be Added to Ring of Honour

July 29, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., July 29, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Milt Stegall as the fourth inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

The Gerry James Story

July 18, 2016 | Ed Tait
The following is a true story. It hasn’t been embellished in any manner and/or ripped from the pages of a Hollywood screenplay deemed too outlandish to be put into production. Experienced ...

Gerry James to be inducted into Ring of Honour

July 18, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., July 18, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce Gerry James as the third inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

The Ken Ploen Story

July 11, 2016 | Ed Tait
Ken Ploen wasn’t always bigger than life in this town. It’s surely an odd statement to make now about the Winnipeg Blue Bombers legend, especially after all these years have passed. It feels like ...

Ken Ploen next to be inducted into Ring of Honour

July 11, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB., July 11, 2016 –   The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are pleased to announce Ken Ploen as the second inductee to the Ring of Honour presented by the Insurance Brokers of Manitoba (IBAM) at ...

What you didn’t know about Chris Walby

June 24, 2016 | Ed Tait
He was a big kid from Polson Avenue in the North End – a really, really big kid – with sporting dreams just like so many others in the neighbourhood. Yes, Chris Walby wanted to play hockey. “I ...

Chris Walby first named to Ring of Honour

June 3, 2016 | Ed Tait
He walked loudly and he carried a big stick. He could be ornery and he could be hilarious all at once. And he was as passionate about winning as much as he despised losing. As one of the most ...

Chris Walby announced as first inductee in Ring of Honour

June 3, 2016 | Rhéanne M.
WINNIPEG, MB. – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are pleased to announce the unveiling of a Ring of Honour at Investors Group Field at their home opener on June 24th. The Blue Bombers Ring of Honour ...