31 Results for tag: Winnipeg Blue Bombers

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – WEEK 7

Medlock, Leggett and Burnham named Shaw CFL Top Performers Wednesday, August 9, 2017 — TORONTO (August 9th, 2017) – Justin Medlock, Maurice Leggett and Bryan Burnham were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 7 of the CFL’s 2017 season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send their selecti... More

Bombers’ Addison Richards retires

August 8, 2017 CFL.ca Staff WINNIPEG — Winnipeg Blue Bombers national receiver Addison Richards has informed the team of his intentions to retire from professional football. Richards was originally selected 11th overall by Winnipeg in the 2015 CFL Draft. He saw action in 17 games through his career, including 12 in 2016. “As ... More

PLAYER DISCIPLINE – WEEK 6

Four players fined following Week 6 Thursday, August 3, 2017 — TORONTO (August 3, 2017) -- The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced today: Montreal Alouettes defensive back Chris Ackie was fined for a high hit on Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols. Montreal Alouettes running back Stefan Logan was fined for comments that were ... More

SHAW CFL TOP PERFORMERS – WEEK 6

Carter, Michel and Jeffcoat named Shaw CFL Top Performers Tuesday, August 1, 2017 — TORONTO (August 1st, 2017) – Duron Carter, Marken Michel and Jackson Jeffcoat were named the Shaw CFL Top Performers of the Week for Week 6 of the CFL’s 2017 season. The three players were chosen by a panel of judges who independently send their selections to ... More

CFL, BLUE BOMBERS AND SAFEWAY/SOBEYS REACH OUT TO KAREN KULDYS

Friday, July 14, 2017 — WINNIPEG - Canadian Football League Commissioner Randy Ambrosie spoke with Winnipeg Blue Bomber fan and Safeway and Sobeys' Touchdown To Win contestant Karen Kuldys today and invited her and her family to attend this year’s 105th Grey Cup presented by Shaw in Ottawa as VIP guests of the League. “We’re all fans and ... More

Jack Jacobs | Ring of Honour Inductee

July 10, 2017 Ed Tait Winnipeg Blue Bombers There’s no sin worse in professional sports than to be losing and boring at the same time. Sadly, this was the fate of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the late 1940s as the club struggled to a 3-9 record in 1948 and a 2-12 mark in 1949. On top of that, the Bombers managed just a measly 5.3 points per game ... More

Bombers to unveil Cal Murphy statue at Investors Group Field

July 4, 2017 Rhéanne M. Winnipeg Blue Bombers WINNIPEG, MB., July 4, 2017 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers will honour one of the most influential figures in the history of the organization, the late Cal Murphy, with the unveiling of a bronze statue in his likeness at Investors Group Field. The official unveiling ceremony will take ... More

Doug Brown: CFL a ‘national treasure to Canada’

June 27th, 2017 Chris O'Leary Senior Writer CFL.ca Doug Brown laughed when he was asked the question. What do you think it is about you that made them want to put you on this t-shirt? “I have no idea what the parameters were,” the 11-year Winnipeg Blue Bomber’s defensive lineman (2001-2011) says over the phone. “But I am a Canadian ... More

FORMER GREY CUP CHAMPION, CFL EXECUTIVE & CANCER SURVIVOR TELLS HIS STORY

Winnipeg, MB - What Doesn’t Kill You, a compelling thought provoking glimpse into the life of multiple Grey Cup Champion, CFL Executive and cancer survivor, Lyle Bauer, is set to be released. “Over the past number of years I’ve been encouraged to tell my story,” said Bauer.  “Through our Never Alone Foundation, I’ve been told by many cancer ... More

GREY CUP HEADING TO LONDON, UK FOR MASSIVE CANADA 150 CELEBRATION

Trafalgar Square to play host to Henry Burris, football obstacle course; followed by a CFL Watch Party Tuesday, June 27, 2017 — TORONTO/LONDON, UK (June 27, 2017) – The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced that 104th Grey Cup Champion and MVP Henry Burris will be travelling to London, UK with one of the oldest trophies in pro sport, ... More