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


CFL Studs and Duds: Weeks 9 through 12

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It’s post-Labour Day and the CFL power rankings continue to be a logjam, concession items are getting wilder, whether protocols are under scrutiny, PED suspensions are popping up, and the NFL pre-season game in Winnipeg was a bust. Let’s look at August and Labour Day’s CFL studs and duds. CFL Studs Labour Day Rivalries The […] READ MORE


Top 20 CFL Pass Defenders After Week 8

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While it provides a good indication, this chart isn’t the definitive answer to who are the best defensive backs. I have to make an educated guess at each play call, which becomes harder when it’s a zone look. The below chart also doesn’t factor in pass breakups, inaccurate throws that count as a target, or […] READ MORE


The 2019 Bombers vs The 2011 ‘Swaggerville’ Bombers

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In 2011, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers had a chance to write a legendary chapter in their team’s history. The franchise was one win away from ending a twenty year title drought. They were led by the fun to watch ‘Swaggerville’ defence, who led them to a 7-1 record in the first half of the season. […] READ MORE


Chris Streveler or Marcus Sayles for Winnipeg Blue Bombers Most Outstanding Rookie?

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With the regular season wrapping up, team nominees for each CFL award are approaching. For the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, their nominee for each award is pretty obvious, except for one – Most Outstanding Rookie. The Bombers have nine eligible players for the award: running back Johnny Augustine; receivers Daniel Petermann and Rashaun Simonise; offensive linemen Cody […] READ MORE


Winnipeg Blue Bombers Run Away with 38-20 Victory over Toronto Argonauts

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Led by Andrew Harris’ 177 total yards and two touchdowns, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated the Toronto Argonauts by a score of 38-20 at BMO Field. Game Recap First Half For 28:50 of the first half, the Blue Bombers controlled the football game. Matt Nichols and the Bombers’ O took advantage of an early Argos fumble, […] READ MORE