Chris Streveler and the Fur Coat

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While awaiting the pre-game ceremony at the Dallas Stars­–Winnipeg Jets game last December, I grinned knowing I had insider knowledge few others had: Chris Streveler would not be walking onto the ice in a fur coat. Streveler, along with Winnipeg Blue Bombers teammates Andrew Harris and Nic Demski were in the building for a celebratory […] READ MORE


Winnipeg Blue Bombers Upcoming Quarterback Decisions

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It’s been a month since the Winnipeg Blue Bombers hung up both their cleats and partying shoes, and free agency is now in sight with a massive uncertainty: who will quarterback the Bombers in 2020? Zach Collaros, Matt Nichols, and Chris Streveler all contributed under centre during the Bombers’ championship campaign last year. All three are […] READ MORE


Winnipeg Blue Bombers Top 10 2019 Playoff Moments

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When a team ends a nearly 30-year drought, an epic celebration will surely follow. The social media era has allowed football fans, and more importantly Winnipeg Blue Bombers fans, a variation of a front-row seat to the Grey Cup champion Bombers’ festivities. It has been the perfect end to a perfect playoff season. Winnipeg Blue […] READ MORE


Last Word on Canadian Football’s Grey Cup Predictions

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The biggest game of the year for Canadian football fans is here. The 107th Grey Cup will kick-off in Calgary Sunday, November 24th at 6:00 PM EST. The juggernaut Hamilton Tiger-Cats coming off a 10-0 record at home and a 15-3 record during the regular season meet the road-tested Winnipeg Blue Bombers who battled through […] READ MORE


Chris Streveler is Winnipeg Blue Bombers Best Hope in CFL Playoffs

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Chris Streveler didn’t leave McMahon Stadium Saturday night enjoying the sweet feeling of victory. He instead crawled to a pain-induced loss, something he’s dealt with all week. Or as Streveler puts it, he’s about as good as anyone going into game 18. Regardless, Steveler’s on the one-game injured list for Friday night’s game versus Calgary. […] READ MORE


A Quarterback Trade Isn’t the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Best Move

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With the CFL trade deadline tomorrow, the mediocre play of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers offence has sparked quarterback-related trade talks. Or rather lit a burning fire of wrath. Problem is, there’s a shortage of worthwhile options on the market. Quarterback Trade Partners for Winnipeg When it comes to any sort of rumoured deal, Toronto’s the […] READ MORE


Matt Nichols Out for the 2019 CFL Season

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If the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are going to end their 29-year Grey Cup drought, it won’t be with Matt Nichols at quarterback. Rumblings of Nichols missing the remainder of the 2019 season surfaced Monday, but the Last Word on CFL couldn’t confirm the news. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers officially revealed Thursday evening that Nichols had […] READ MORE


Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Montreal Alouettes Notably Similar

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If the Winnipeg Blue Bombers-Montreal Alouettes Week 15 game preview were a meme, there would be an obvious choice. It’s a classic, straightforward image with no editing required: Spider-Man pointing at Spider-Man. If you don’t understand, it means they’re similar teams. An example? It’s a meme Saskatchewan defensive lineman Jordan Reaves used to describe opposing […] READ MORE


Week 13 CFL Fantasy Picks: DraftKings, TSN

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The trio of Dane Evans, Brandon Banks and Bralon Addison lit up the scoreboard on Labour Day against Toronto. They did the same earlier in the season, except Jeremiah Masoli was the one doing the distributing. Nevertheless, we will be without these premier players this week along with Andrew Harris, who’s serving the final game […] READ MORE