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


How the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Went Wrong in Montreal

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It’s not often a CFL team sits atop their division come late September while having multiple blown 20-point leads on their resumé. It reeks of a team that finds a way to lose when it matters; a team that lacks focus in crunch time. Regardless of their 9-4 record, how the Winnipeg Blue Bombers let […] READ MORE


Top 20 CFL Pass Defenders: Week 1 through Week 4

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Below are my rankings of CFL defenders against the pass through one month of action, with some additional notes for added context. Nine Observations of the CFL Defenders To start, this chart isn’t the definitive answer to who are the best defensive backs. First, I have to make an educated guess at the play call, […] READ MORE


Winnipeg Blue Bombers Training Camp Questions

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As the Winnipeg Blue Bombers receive high praise for Kyle Walters’ off-season moves, much question remains regarding who will occupy multiple critical positions. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers Training Camp looks to answer those questions. One year ago, going into camp Winnipeg had two starting positions to fill full-time. Both were strong-side skill players with mild outcomes […] READ MORE


Who the Winnipeg Blue Bombers need to step up in 2019

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Roster turnover in the CFL off-season is unavoidable. Young, breakout players will take their shot at the NFL, while the yearly crop of 300-plus free agents are each looking to get paid, and rightfully so. In 2018, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers reached the West Final but came up short, losing 22-14 to the home Calgary Stampeders. […] READ MORE