CFL Players who Represent the 2010s

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In the last three months you’ve probably seen, read, and watched an overload of “best of the decade” sports lists — they’re a trendy and easily-debated topic. We’ve done a fair share of our own pieces at LWOCF, such as the best teams, quarterbacks, Saskatchewan Roughriders, and Edmonton Eskimos of the decade. While the list […] READ MORE


Winnipeg Blue Bombers Pass Defenders: The Best and the Worst

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The Grey Cup champion Winnipeg Blue Bombers mixed up how their pass defenders performed their jobs in 2019. And while potentially on his last chance as the team’s defensive coordinator, Richie Hall had to. The additions of Winston Rose, and later Mercy Maston and Nick Taylor, gave Hall the personnel to play more man coverage […] READ MORE


CFL West Final A Storyline Machine

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While neither party would admit it, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are the preferred opponent for the Saskatchewan Roughriders in the West Final for both the Riders and the CFL. Either way, the Roughriders were going to welcome a rival to Mosaic Stadium on Nov. 17, but Bombers-Riders for a trip to Calgary the following Sunday […] READ MORE


Adam Bighill Re-signs, Chris Jones Resigns, CFL World in Chaos

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The month of January and CFL news don’t correlate that often. Both Prairie provinces broke that narrative today after two massive CFL news stories surfaced. At 7:30 a.m. local time, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced the re-signing of the reigning CFL Most Outstanding Defensive Player, Adam Bighill. Hours later, @CFL_News on Twitter reported that Chris […] READ MORE


LWOS CFL Award Winners

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Last week our writers at Last Word On Sports issued our CFL playoff predictions. This week, our writers are predicting who will be taking home some hardware next week in Edmonton. Individual teams have released their nominations for the CFL awards, and the league has announced the divisional nominations Note: These are based off our […] READ MORE


CFL Studs and Duds Weeks 17 through 20

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CFL action in the month of October featured an undefeated Winnipeg club, a young play-caller, trades, a slumping Calgary team, Gary Peters going viral, and drama within the B.C. and Montreal locker rooms. CFL Studs Winnipeg Blue Bombers The Bombers haven’t lost since the Banjo Bowl (September 8). Winnipeg went 3-0 in the last four […] READ MORE


Nine Compelling Winnipeg Blue Bombers Statistics through Nine Games

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Coming off of an ugly 44-21 loss to the Ottawa Redblacks at home last Friday, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers currently have a 5-4 record after ten weeks/nine games. Winnipeg’s so-so record is good for third in the West Division, sitting one game in front of Saskatchewan and one game behind Edmonton. Below are nine interesting […] READ MORE


Chris Streveler leads Winnipeg Blue Bombers to 46-point victory

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Chris Streveler and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated the Montreal Alouettes by a score of 56-10 on Friday night. Streveler, along with a plethora of new Bombers, had breakout nights for Winnipeg which is encouraging for those doubting the blue and gold without Matt Nichols. Chris Streveler’s Night Streveler was poised throughout the game, finishing […] READ MORE


Don’t Worry about the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Defensive Mishaps, yet

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Those who watched last Thursday’s season opener between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers likely came across one familiar thought – this is the same old Bombers’ defence. After Derel Walker’s 101-yard touchdown, same old Bombers’ defence. Nate Behar’s catch on a two-point convert, same old Bombers’ defence. After Mike Reilly engineered a […] READ MORE


The Winnipeg Blue Bombers Secondary will be Better in 2018

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Despite two-consecutive playoff appearances, including a home playoff game last season, Winnipeg Blue Bombers defensive coordinator Richie Hall has faced heavy criticism for his starting 12-man unit’s play since Hall’s tenure began with Winnipeg three seasons ago. Winnipeg finished with a 12-6 record in 2017 which was good for second in the league but managed […] READ MORE